interview http://design.org/tags/interview en An Interview with DoubleTwist Alarm UI Designer Sebastiaan de With http://design.org/blog/interview-doubletwist-alarm-ui-designer-sebastiaan-de <p>Like most Design.org readers, Sebastiaan de With is "a lover of well-designed things." The self-proclaimed "hard to deal with" designer has a difficult time stomaching or appeasing mediocrity or crumminess. But this proclivity toward critical-perfection drives him to be the change he wants to see in the world. He works to make "electronics better and easier to use through product, visual and user interface design."</p> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image" width="620" height="413" title="Design, alarm, doubletwist" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/04/25/alarm_doubletwist_07.jpg?1335383751" /> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-images"> <div class="field-label">Images:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="483" title="Design, alarm, doubletwist" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/04/25/alarm_doubletwist_01.jpg?1335383816" /> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="413" title="Design, alarm, doubletwist" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/04/24/alarm_doubletwist_05.jpg?1335331834" /> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="339" title="Design, alarm, doubletwist" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/04/24/alarm_doubletwist_03.jpg?1335331833" /> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="1177" title="Design, alarm, doubletwist" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/04/24/alarm_doubletwist_02.jpg?1335331833" /> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="483" title="Design, alarm, doubletwist" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/04/24/alarm_doubletwist_04.jpg?1335331833" /> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="413" title="Design, alarm, doubletwist" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/04/24/alarm_doubletwist_06.jpg?1335331834" /> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-number-integer field-field-featured"> <div class="field-label">Featured:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Not Featured </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://design.org/blog/interview-doubletwist-alarm-ui-designer-sebastiaan-de" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://design.org/blog/interview-doubletwist-alarm-ui-designer-sebastiaan-de#comments design interface interview netherlands sanfrancisco UI Wed, 25 Apr 2012 16:45:05 +0000 wardandrews 4213 at http://design.org An interview with Lincoln’s Director of Design Max Wolff http://design.org/blog/interview-lincoln%E2%80%99s-director-design-max-wolff <p>Young. Talented. And then there’s the accent. Automotive designer and Australian native Max Wolff, Lincoln’s Director of Design, is leading the transformation of Lincoln’s lineup of luxury vehicles.</p> <p>As the luxury automotive brand plans seven significantly refreshed or new vehicles over the next three years, Wolff and his team will be key to creating world-class luxury vehicles.</p> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image" width="620" height="770" title="design, lincoln, wolff" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/02/13/lincoln_wolff.jpg?1329117249" /> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-images"> <div class="field-label">Images:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="442" title="design, lincoln, wolff" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/02/13/lincoln-mkzconcept_08_hr.jpg?1329117315" /> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="267" title="design, lincoln, wolff" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/02/13/lincoln-mkzconcept_10_hr.jpg?1329117315" /> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="437" title="design, lincoln, wolff" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/02/13/lincoln-1946_lincstylingstudio_hr.jpg?1329117315" /> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="433" title="design, lincoln, wolff" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/02/13/lincoln-mwolff-naias_9472_hr.jpg?1329117315" /> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="382" title="design, lincoln, wolff" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/02/13/lincoln-mkzconcept_18_hr.jpg?1329117315" /> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-number-integer field-field-featured"> <div class="field-label">Featured:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Not Featured </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://design.org/blog/interview-lincoln%E2%80%99s-director-design-max-wolff" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://design.org/blog/interview-lincoln%E2%80%99s-director-design-max-wolff#comments australia car design industrial interview Mon, 13 Feb 2012 16:24:32 +0000 coryskaaren 4101 at http://design.org An Interview with Illustrator and Character Designer Daniel Davis of Steam Crow http://design.org/blog/interview-illustrator-and-character-designer-daniel-davis-steam-crow <p><a href="http://www.steamcrow.com/" target="Steam Crow">Steam Crow</a> is a Phoenix, Arizona studio that designs, illustrates and creates astonishingly good monster goods. Established in 2005 by artists Daniel and Dawna Davis, the firm is dedicated to making amazing and odd goods with a spooky-cute vintage aesthetic.</p> <p><img src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/imagecache/blog-full-scale/blog/2012/02/10/steamcrow_04.jpg" alt="Design, steamcrow, interview" title="Design, steamcrow, interview" class="imagecache-blog-full-scale" /></p> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image" width="620" height="369" title="Design, steamcrow, interview" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/02/10/steamcrow_01.jpg?1328904005" /> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-images"> <div class="field-label">Images:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="305" title="Design, steamcrow, interview" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/02/10/steamcrow_04.jpg?1328904016" /> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="640" title="Design, steamcrow, interview" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/02/10/steamcrow_10.jpg?1328904207" /> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="930" title="Design, steamcrow, interview" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/02/10/steamcrow_07.jpg?1328904243" /> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="930" title="Design, steamcrow, interview" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/02/10/steamcrow_06.jpg?1328904291" /> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="930" title="Design, steamcrow, interview" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/02/10/steamcrow_05.jpg?1328904329" /> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="620" title="Design, steamcrow, interview" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/02/10/steamcrow_08.jpg?1328904387" /> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="548" title="Design, steamcrow, interview" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/02/10/steamcrow_03.jpg?1328904496" /> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="816" title="Design, steamcrow, interview" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/02/10/steamcrow_02.jpg?1328904546" /> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-number-integer field-field-featured"> <div class="field-label">Featured:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Not Featured </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://design.org/blog/interview-illustrator-and-character-designer-daniel-davis-steam-crow" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://design.org/blog/interview-illustrator-and-character-designer-daniel-davis-steam-crow#comments character design illustration interview print Fri, 10 Feb 2012 20:09:25 +0000 coryskaaren 4098 at http://design.org Posters, Prints and Other Designs from Kenneth Jansson http://design.org/blog/posters-and-other-designs-kenneth-jansson <p>Previously, I shared <A href="http://www.kennethjansson.com/" target="Kenneth Jansson">Kenneth Jansson</a>'s student portfolio collection of <a href="http://design.org/blog/kenneth-jansson-handmade-design-posters" target="Handmade Design Posters">Handmade Design Posters</a>. Recently, the New-York based, Swedish designer wrote over to share some of his print work, which is bold, bright and includes some nice type. He was kind enough to answer a few questions to share with you, lovely readers.</p> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image" width="620" height="620" title="Design, kennethjansson, print" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2011/11/09/kennethjansson_print_03.jpg?1320865624" /> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-images"> <div class="field-label">Images:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="926" title="Design, kennethjansson, print" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2011/11/09/kennethjansson_print_04.jpg?1320865747" /> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="470" title="Design, kennethjansson, print" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2011/11/09/kennethjansson_print_02.jpg?1320865747" /> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="620" title="Design, kennethjansson, print" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2011/11/09/kennethjansson_print_06.jpg?1320865747" /> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="958" title="Design, kennethjansson, print" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2011/11/09/kennethjansson_print_08.jpg?1320865747" /> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="600" title="Design, kennethjansson, print" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2011/11/09/kennethjansson_print_01.jpg?1320865747" /> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="620" title="Design, kennethjansson, print" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2011/11/09/kennethjansson_print_05.jpg?1320865748" /> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="620" title="Design, kennethjansson, print" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2011/11/09/kennethjansson_print_09.jpg?1320865748" /> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="936" title="Design, kennethjansson, print" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2011/11/09/kennethjansson_print_10.jpg?1320865764" /> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="470" title="Design, kennethjansson, print" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2011/11/09/kennethjansson_print_07.jpg?1320865747" /> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-number-integer field-field-featured"> <div class="field-label">Featured:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Not Featured </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://design.org/blog/posters-and-other-designs-kenneth-jansson" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://design.org/blog/posters-and-other-designs-kenneth-jansson#comments design graphic interview newyork portfolio print Thu, 10 Nov 2011 05:07:25 +0000 jessicapatterson 3818 at http://design.org Designer Interview: Hand-Letterer Simon Walker (Part II) http://design.org/blog/designer-interview-hand-letterer-simon-walker-part-ii <p>Welcome to Part II of my interview with <a href="http://www.flickr.com/photos/32125239@N00/" target="Simon Walker">Simon Walker</a>, a talented designer and letterer in Austin. If you missed it, be sure to get caught up by reading <a href="http://design.org/blog/designer-interview-hand-letterer-simon-walker-part-i" target="Part I">Part I</a> of the interview. Today Simon shares of his favorites projects, a bit of advice for designers interested in hand-lettering and insights into his process and freelancing.</p> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image" width="620" height="534" title="Design, simonwalker, typography" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2011/10/25/simonwalker_goldtop_05.jpg?1319574194" /> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-images"> <div class="field-label">Images:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="827" title="Design, simonwalker, typography" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2011/10/25/simonwalker_02.jpg?1319578024" /> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="979" title="Design, simonwalker, typography" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2011/10/25/simonwalker_04.jpg?1319578024" /> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="647" title="Design, simonwalker, typography" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2011/10/25/simonwalker_09.jpg?1319578024" /> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="443" title="Design, simonwalker, typography" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2011/10/25/simonwalker_11.jpg?1319578024" /> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="628" title="Design, simonwalker, typography" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2011/10/25/simonwalker_13.jpg?1319578025" /> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="428" title="Design, simonwalker, typography" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2011/10/25/simonwalker_15.jpg?1319578025" /> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="626" title="Design, simonwalker, typography" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2011/10/25/simonwalker_16.jpg?1319578025" /> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="404" title="Design, simonwalker, typography" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2011/10/25/simonwalker_17.jpg?1319578025" /> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="270" title="Design, simonwalker, typography" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2011/10/25/simonwalker_19.jpg?1319578025" /> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="226" title="Design, simonwalker, typography" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2011/10/25/simonwalker_29.jpg?1319578025" /> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="269" title="Design, simonwalker, typography" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2011/10/25/simonwalker_30.jpg?1319578025" /> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="329" title="Design, simonwalker, typography" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2011/10/25/simonwalker_31.jpg?1319578025" /> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="346" title="Design, simonwalker, typography" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2011/10/25/simonwalker_33.jpg?1319578025" /> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="221" title="Design, simonwalker, typography" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2011/10/25/simonwalker_32.jpg?1319578025" /> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="319" title="Design, simonwalker, typography" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2011/10/25/simonwalker_34.jpg?1319578026" /> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="1031" title="Design, simonwalker, typography" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2011/10/25/simonwalker_goldtop_01.jpg?1319578290" /> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="505" title="Design, simonwalker, typography" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2011/10/25/simonwalker_goldtop_02.jpg?1319578290" /> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="930" title="Design, simonwalker, typography" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2011/10/25/simonwalker_goldtop_03.jpg?1319578290" /> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="790" title="Design, simonwalker, typography" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2011/10/25/simonwalker_goldtop_04.jpg?1319578290" /> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="534" title="Design, simonwalker, typography" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2011/10/25/simonwalker_goldtop_05_0.jpg?1319578326" /> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-number-integer field-field-featured"> <div class="field-label">Featured:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Not Featured </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://design.org/blog/designer-interview-hand-letterer-simon-walker-part-ii" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://design.org/blog/designer-interview-hand-letterer-simon-walker-part-ii#comments design hand-lettering interview portfolio typography Wed, 26 Oct 2011 00:29:16 +0000 jessicapatterson 3671 at http://design.org Designer Interview: Hand-Letterer Simon Walker (Part I) http://design.org/blog/designer-interview-hand-letterer-simon-walker-part-i <p>Graphic designer and letterer <a href="http://www.flickr.com/photos/32125239@N00/" target="Simon Walker">Simon Walker</a> has an extreme knack for hand-drawn type and custom lettering. His personal portfolio is full of beautiful logos and signage featuring type and clever icons. Happily, Simon agreed to answer some of my questions about his work, process, inspiration and life as a full-time designer part-time freelancer. </p> <p><strong>Tell us bit about yourself. Where are you from, Where do you live now, How did you get into design?</strong></p> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image" width="620" height="729" title="Design, simonwalker, typography" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2011/10/24/simonwalker_25.jpg?1319512545" /> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-images"> <div class="field-label">Images:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="515" title="Design, simonwalker, typography" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2011/10/24/simonwalker_03.jpg?1319513043" /> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="403" title="Design, simonwalker, typography" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2011/10/24/simonwalker_06.jpg?1319513043" /> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="470" title="Design, simonwalker, typography" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2011/10/24/simonwalker_07.jpg?1319513043" /> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="481" title="Design, simonwalker, typography" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2011/10/24/simonwalker_10.jpg?1319513043" /> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="513" title="Design, simonwalker, typography" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2011/10/24/simonwalker_12.jpg?1319513044" /> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="516" title="Design, simonwalker, typography" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2011/10/24/simonwalker_14.jpg?1319513044" /> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="557" title="Design, simonwalker, typography" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2011/10/24/simonwalker_18.jpg?1319513044" /> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="416" title="Design, simonwalker, typography" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2011/10/24/simonwalker_05.jpg?1319513044" /> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="228" title="Design, simonwalker, typography" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2011/10/24/simonwalker_20.jpg?1319513044" /> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="891" title="Design, simonwalker, typography" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2011/10/24/simonwalker_22.jpg?1319513044" /> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="485" title="Design, simonwalker, typography" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2011/10/24/simonwalker_24.jpg?1319513044" /> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="500" title="Design, simonwalker, typography" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2011/10/24/simonwalker_26.jpg?1319513044" /> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="551" title="Design, simonwalker, typography" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2011/10/24/simonwalker_27.jpg?1319513044" /> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="441" title="Design, simonwalker, typography" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2011/10/24/simonwalker_28.jpg?1319513045" /> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="476" title="Design, simonwalker, typography" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2011/10/24/simonwalker_01.jpg?1319513045" /> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="465" title="Design, simonwalker, typography" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2011/10/24/simonwalker_08.jpg?1319513045" /> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="244" title="Design, simonwalker, typography" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2011/10/24/simonwalker_23.jpg?1319513045" /> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-number-integer field-field-featured"> <div class="field-label">Featured:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Not Featured </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://design.org/blog/designer-interview-hand-letterer-simon-walker-part-i" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://design.org/blog/designer-interview-hand-letterer-simon-walker-part-i#comments design hand-lettering interview logo typography Mon, 24 Oct 2011 21:42:50 +0000 jessicapatterson 3670 at http://design.org Designer and Student Interview: Tim Belonax http://design.org/blog/designer-and-student-interview-tim-belonax <p><a href="http://gradschool.timbelonax.com/" target="Tim Belonax">Time Belonax</a> is a once design student, professional designer, again student with a beautiful and impressive portfolio. He gathered up his design expertise and experiences and went back to hit the books for his MFA in graphic design at the California Institute of the Arts. He was kind enough to take some time to answer a few questions, and even provided some bonus design resources and recommendations. Read his insights and see works from his portfolio below.</p> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image" width="620" height="733" title="Design, belonax, interview" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2011/07/19/sanding-belonax.jpg?1311101799" /> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-number-integer field-field-featured"> <div class="field-label">Featured:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Not Featured </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://design.org/blog/designer-and-student-interview-tim-belonax" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://design.org/blog/designer-and-student-interview-tim-belonax#comments california design graphic interview sanfrancisco school students Tue, 19 Jul 2011 18:57:40 +0000 jessicapatterson 3091 at http://design.org The Work of Wim Crouwel: Exhibition and Video Interview http://design.org/blog/work-wim-crouwel-exhibition-and-video-interview <p><a href="http://designmuseum.org/exhibitions/2011/wim-crouwel" target="The London Design Museum">The London Design Museum</a> is in the last few weeks of its exhibit showcasing prolific dutch graphic designer Wim Crouwel. <A href="http://Crane.tv" target="Crane.tv">Crane.tv</a> spoke with Crouwel and shared a preview of the exhibition, A Graphic Odyssey. He discusses his iconic digital typography and "what makes Dutch design distinctive."</p> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image" width="620" height="465" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2011/06/26/wim_crouwel_1.png?1309147671" /> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-number-integer field-field-featured"> <div class="field-label">Featured:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Not Featured </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://design.org/blog/work-wim-crouwel-exhibition-and-video-interview" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://design.org/blog/work-wim-crouwel-exhibition-and-video-interview#comments design designer exhibition graphic holland interview london museum video Mon, 27 Jun 2011 04:08:19 +0000 jessicapatterson 2941 at http://design.org Designer Interview: Illustrator & Graphic Designer Simon C. Page (Part II) http://design.org/blog/designer-interview-illustrator-graphic-designer-simon-c-page-part-ii <p><img src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/imagecache/blog-full-scale/blog/2011/05/04/simoncpage_24.jpg" alt="Design, simoncpage, interview" title="Design, simoncpage, interview" class="imagecache-blog-full-scale" /></p> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image" width="620" height="930" title="Design, simoncpage, interview" alt="Design, simoncpage, interview" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2011/05/04/simoncpage_22.jpg?1304571090" /> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://design.org/blog/designer-interview-illustrator-graphic-designer-simon-c-page-part-ii" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://design.org/blog/designer-interview-illustrator-graphic-designer-simon-c-page-part-ii#comments design designer feature graphic illustration interview Thu, 05 May 2011 05:12:10 +0000 jessicapatterson 2825 at http://design.org Designer Interview: Illustrator & Graphic Designer Simon C. Page (Part I) http://design.org/blog/designer-interview-illustrator-graphic-designer-simon-c-page-part-i <p><img src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/imagecache/blog-full-scale/blog/2011/05/03/simoncpage_20.jpg" alt="Design, simoncpage, interview" title="Design, simoncpage, interview" class="imagecache-blog-full-scale" /></p> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image" width="620" height="948" title="Design, simoncpage, interview" alt="Design, simoncpage, interview" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2011/05/03/simoncpage_20.jpg?1304461713" /> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://design.org/blog/designer-interview-illustrator-graphic-designer-simon-c-page-part-i" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://design.org/blog/designer-interview-illustrator-graphic-designer-simon-c-page-part-i#comments design designer feature graphic interview uk Tue, 03 May 2011 22:47:18 +0000 jessicapatterson 2821 at http://design.org Designer Interview: Artifacts by Casey http://design.org/blog/designer-interview-artifacts-casey <p>Casey Perez, the creator behind <a href="http://www.artifactsbycasey.com/" target="Artifacts">Artifacts</a> by Casey, likes to imagine that she falls somewhere between the definitions of jewelry designer and artist. In essence, she is a "creator of objects," letting her materials and inspiration—rather than strict plans and specs—drive creativity, which generates unique and beautiful results. Happily, Casey took some time to talk to <a href="http://design.org" target="DDO">DDO</a> about her inspirations, experiences and processes.</p> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image" width="620" height="465" title="Design, jewelry, artifacts" alt="Design, jewelry, artifacts" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2011/02/14/artifactsbycasey_plugring.jpg?1297717603" /> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://design.org/blog/designer-interview-artifacts-casey" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://design.org/blog/designer-interview-artifacts-casey#comments Accessories artist career design interview Jewelry Mon, 14 Feb 2011 21:16:14 +0000 jessicapatterson 2642 at http://design.org Designer Interview: Illustrator David Lanham http://design.org/blog/designer-interview-illustrator-david-lanham <p>Since I first began doing digital illustration I've been following the works of <a href="http://iconfactory.com">iconfactory.com</a> and, subsequently, the artwork of David Lanham. Happily, I recently had a chance to ask one of my favorite <a href="http://design.org/illustration">illustrators</a> some questions about his work and inspiration.</p> <p><img src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/imagecache/blog-full-scale/blog/2011/01/16/Lanham_3.jpg" alt="Design, illustration, david lanham, artist, interview" title="" class="imagecache-blog-full-scale" /></p> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image" width="800" height="528" alt="Design, illustration, david lanham, artist, interview" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2011/01/16/Lanham_2.png?1295207980" /> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://design.org/blog/designer-interview-illustrator-david-lanham" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://design.org/blog/designer-interview-illustrator-david-lanham#comments artist designer feature illustration interview Sun, 16 Jan 2011 20:50:34 +0000 stevetansley 2574 at http://design.org Designer Interview: Eric Torres (Part II) http://design.org/blog/designer-interview-eric-torres-part-ii <p>Welcome back to our interview with designer and illustrator Eric Torres. Hopefully you enjoyed the first installment, or if you missed it, catch up <a href="http://design.org/blog/designer-interview-eric-torres-part-i">here</a>.</p> <p><img src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/imagecache/blog-full-scale/blog/2010/09/21/iconica_boxset4.jpg" alt="Design, interview, Eric Torres, Rynaga, Iconica, Cards, " title="" class="imagecache-blog-full-scale" /></p> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image" width="1000" height="800" alt="Design, interview, Eric Torres, Rynaga, Iconica, Cards, " src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2010/09/21/iconica_boxset4.jpg?1285095489" /> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://design.org/blog/designer-interview-eric-torres-part-ii" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://design.org/blog/designer-interview-eric-torres-part-ii#comments artist designer feature games graphic interview phoenix Sat, 02 Oct 2010 02:42:27 +0000 jessicapatterson 2308 at http://design.org Designer Interview: Eric Torres (Part I) http://design.org/blog/designer-interview-eric-torres-part-i <p><a href="http://twitter.com/erictorres">Eric Torres</a> has found what many designers would call an ideal balance: maintaining a successful professional career while working actively on thriving personal projects and creations. While running his own brand, he also designs and builds an entire world: <a href="http://www.rynaga.com/">Rynaga</a>.</p> <p><img src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/imagecache/blog-full-scale/blog/2010/09/21/iconica_boxset2.jpg" alt="Design, interview, Eric Torres, Rynaga, Iconica, Cards, " title="" class="imagecache-blog-full-scale" /></p> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image" width="1000" height="800" alt="Design, interview, Eric Torres, Rynaga, Iconica, Cards, " src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2010/09/21/iconica_boxset2.jpg?1285092722" /> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://design.org/blog/designer-interview-eric-torres-part-i" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://design.org/blog/designer-interview-eric-torres-part-i#comments artist designer games interview phoenix Tue, 28 Sep 2010 17:52:03 +0000 jessicapatterson 2307 at http://design.org Interview: Andrew A. Soria - Motion Graphics http://design.org/blog/interview-andrew-soria-motion-graphics <p><img src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/imagecache/blog-full-scale/blog/2010/07/29/andy-soria-thumb.jpg" alt="Andy Soria, Los Angles" title="Andy Soria Thumb" class="imagecache-blog-full-scale" />I met Andrew A. Soria a few years ago while visiting some friends in Los Angles, he is super-awesome, and a really talented guy. Andy's a busy little bee, creating anything from movie titles to commercials to animating monsters. He has been freelancing since 1999 as a motion graphics designer for shops like Imaginary Forces and Brand New School.</p> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image" width="100" height="95" title="Andy Soria Thumb" alt="Andy Soria, Los Angles" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2010/07/29/andy-soria-thumb.jpg?1280438329" /> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://design.org/blog/interview-andrew-soria-motion-graphics" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://design.org/blog/interview-andrew-soria-motion-graphics#comments animation artist career design interview motion motiongraphics music Fri, 30 Jul 2010 00:00:43 +0000 toribishop 2216 at http://design.org