Apple’s chief of design, Jonathan Ive, recently sat down with VANITY FAIR editor Graydon Carter for an amazing discussion about his life, his work, and his creative process. The conversation is not only gives brilliant insight into Jony’s mind, and his daily routine, it’s also a fascinating look at the creative process he thrives on with his design team. You can watch it in full above, and be sure to also read Jony’s Q&A with VOGUE where he discusses his love of techno music playing in the background when he’s designing: “I find that when I write I need things to be quiet, but when I design, I can’t bear it if it’s quiet.” You can read the interview in full at VOGUE.com. You can also watch Apple CEO Tim Cook’s recent conversation with Charlie Rose below, and watch Jony’s fascinating explanation of the Apple Watch in the 10-minute video below as well. Jony Ive has an estimated net worth of $130 million, and in September 2012 he purchased one of San Francisco’s most expensive homes along its prestigious Gold Coast (i.e. Billionaire Row) for $17 million. You can read more about that HERE.