Author Archives: Timothy Goodman

About Timothy Goodman

Timothy Goodman is a designer, illustrator and an art director based in New York City. Currently he runs his own studio, working for clients such as the New York Public Library, Suntrust Bank and The New York Times. Previously, Timothy worked in-house at Apple Inc. in California. View his work at tgoodman.com.

Chasing the New

Every time I’m on the verge of a new experience, I feel like a giddy little kid on Christmas morning. All the butterflies I felt as a 5 year-old come rushing back, and I’m overwhelmed with anticipation. Eventually, however, I stumble across the blemishes of my once perfect idea, and reality overcomes my hopes...

Google's Good Example

Back in February 2008, Google made an announcement that could help hundreds of homeless people in San Francisco get back on their feet. Every single homeless person in the city would be given a life-long phone number and voicemail, should they choose to accept it. Google partnered with the city of San Francisco to...

The Question of Credits

While having dinner with a former teacher of mine (turned great drinking buddy) we discussed designers’ websites, the different ways portfolios can be shown, and what made some sites memorable. The topic of using credits on sites, or rather—lack thereof—came in to question. It seems a good amount of designers don’t have credits on...