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  • Tim Pilsbury Interior Car Designer

    I was able to get in touch with Senior Designer Tim Pilsbury to ask him a few questions about his work as an interior car designer. In the past he has worked for Nissan Design America and SEAT Design in Spain. He happily indulged me before leaving to China for his new position at Shanghai Automotive Industry Corporation (SAIC).

    When did you know that you wanted to be a car designer?

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    by Tori Bishop
    July 6, 2010
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    July 5, 2010
  • A question posed to me about my internship was, "What's it like to be working in an actual design environment?”

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    by Anna Jacobs
    June 28, 2010

  • The World Cup, one big family....with great actors who imitate being fouled. Join in the fun at World Identity Lab's "Fouled!!!"

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    by Design .org
    June 23, 2010
  • aurora in space

    aurora in space
    An astronaut on board the International Space Station has photographed the aurora australis (southern lights) as seen from space. NASA believes this particular storm to have been caused by a coronal mass ejection from the Sun on May 24.

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    by Design .org
    June 22, 2010
  • I'm about a month into my internship at DOXA and I can already say that it's been an invaluable experience for me. The reason I think it's important to intern while you're still in school is because it's hard, if not almost impossible, to really understand or prepare for the "real" world of design without experiencing that world first hand. I knew it was different than school before I started. Everyone knows that in theory, but actually grasping that reality and what comes along with it is something entirely different.

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    by Anna Jacobs
    June 21, 2010
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    by Design .org
    June 19, 2010
  • by Tori Bishop
    June 15, 2010
  • by Design .org
    June 12, 2010
  • Sketch by Brock Elliott

    With design students, there is the 2/13/2 Rule. Allow me to explain.

    A Visual Design student who is signed up for my upcoming Typography course wrote to me and asked what he could read during the summer to get ready for the Fall semester class. It about knocked my serifs right off. Where was he hiding his apathy? How dare he, during the sacred summer months, think about preparing for entering a demanding and increasingly competitive career field by preparing early for a class?

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    by Tom Hapgood
    June 9, 2010
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