Hyperakt

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Designers Curate City Guides

Heller talks with Deroy Peraza, principal at Brooklyn-based design studio Hyperakt, which designed and created an interactive alternative to city guides.

Breathing in Brooklyn

Last fall, I was invited to give a lunchtime lecture at Hyperakt, a groovy design firm in Carroll Gardens, Brooklyn. Much to my surprise, I don’t get terribly nervous before large groups. Maybe it’s because the lights are out and I’m speaking into the darkness, unable to focus on my audience’s sleepy eyelids. But...