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The 2014 New Visual Artists

We're excited to introduce you to the 2014 New Visual Artists. Get a taste of their work and learn a bit about each talented individual with this year's 20 under 30.

Design Isn't a Job. Discuss.

I’m a big fan of Alice Rawsthorn’s thoughtful writing on design; did everyone see this piece she did for the Times yesterday? It’s full of big implications. She’s discussing a show curated by Ai Weiwei in which designed objects are considered to be the artifact of not necessarily a professional endeavor, a basic human...

Wish You Were Here

Based upon the fact that I am apparently scaring the pants off designers by thundering down to them that they have to deal with the web: okay, fair. Maybe I’m beating the drum a little hard. Lemme list out the reasons why i keep yelling about this. The web sucks because designers have had...

An Illustrator "Celebrity Cruises" The Animation Waters

This’ll be the first of many posts (once a month, hopefully) presenting work I’ve done and the process used to produce it. When my wife Patrice and I originally opened the studio, it was to offer up to advertising clients our specialty of translating the work of illustrators, designers, cartoonists, etc., into animation for...

What People Don’t get About My Job

The Atlantic has been running a great series of first-person interviews called “What People Don’t get About My Job.” I love it because it shows that people really do think about their work, and actually try to do a good job from day to day. There’s a lot of intelligence behind the desk we...

Hey You! Don't Forget About Haiti

If any good can be said to have come out of the recent disasters in Haiti and Japan, it’s the many humanitarian efforts being organized to help the victims. A few days ago Steve Heller wrote about artists and designers coming together to aid Japanese survivors, and last month designer Mike Perry donated 100%...