designer http://design.org/tags/designer en 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 Graphic Designer vs. Graphic Design: Video and Posters from Casper Heijkenskjöld http://design.org/blog/graphic-designer-vs-graphic-design-video-and-posters-casper-heijkenskj%C3%B6ld <p>Designer <a href="http://www.casperheijkenskjold.com/" target="Casper Heijkenskjöld">Casper Heijkenskjöld</a>, who lives and works in Copengagen, created these posters as a foundation "discussion on graphic design and what it is to be a graphic designer." Quotes appear as a projector displays them on the posters (see the video below ↓)</p> <p><img src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/imagecache/blog-full-scale/blog/2011/03/02/casperheijkenskjold_1.jpg" alt="Design, design, CasperHeijkenskjöld" title="Design, design, CasperHeijkenskjöld" 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="442" title="Design, design, CasperHeijkenskjöld" alt="Design, design, CasperHeijkenskjöld" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2011/03/02/casperheijkenskjold_1.jpg?1299099820" /> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://design.org/blog/graphic-designer-vs-graphic-design-video-and-posters-casper-heijkenskj%C3%B6ld" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://design.org/blog/graphic-designer-vs-graphic-design-video-and-posters-casper-heijkenskj%C3%B6ld#comments copenhagen design designer graphic video Wed, 02 Mar 2011 21:08:05 +0000 jessicapatterson 2681 at http://design.org Mid-Century Modern Furniture Resource http://design.org/blog/mid-century-modern-furniture-resource <p><a href="http://www.danish-furniture.com/" target="Danish-Furniture.com">Danish-Furniture.com</a> is a great resource for browsing and learning more about the Mid-century Modern era of Danish furniture <a href="http://design.org" target="design">design</a>, a period when architects and manufacturers entered into partnerships that produced magnificent results. </p> <p><img src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/imagecache/blog-full-scale/blog/2011/02/28/midcentury_modern_3_0.jpg" alt="Design, furniture, dutch" title="Design, furniture, dutch" 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="309" title="Design, furniture, dutch" alt="Design, furniture, dutch" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2011/02/28/midcentury_modern_3.jpg?1298918827" /> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://design.org/blog/mid-century-modern-furniture-resource" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://design.org/blog/mid-century-modern-furniture-resource#comments design designer furniture home Mid-Century modern Mon, 28 Feb 2011 18:55:17 +0000 jessicapatterson 2674 at http://design.org Design.org Geeky Gifts Guide: V 1.0.3 for the Creative on-the-go http://design.org/blog/designorg-geeky-gifts-guide-v-103-creative-go <p>Our third gifts roundup features gifts we like for creatives and <a href="http://design.org/blog/designer-feature">designers</a> on the go. </p> <p><img src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/imagecache/blog-full-scale/blog/2010/12/19/iamaKey_angle.jpg" alt="Design, gifts, portable, designer, technology" title="" class="imagecache-blog-full-scale" /></p> <p><a href="http://twitter.com/wardandrews">Ward</a> likes the</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="585" height="488" alt="Design, gifts, portable, designer, technology" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2010/12/19/4_f_giraffe.java_.jpg?1292810574" /> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://design.org/blog/designorg-geeky-gifts-guide-v-103-creative-go" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://design.org/blog/designorg-geeky-gifts-guide-v-103-creative-go#comments designer gift graphic design photography technology Mon, 20 Dec 2010 02:21:51 +0000 jessicapatterson 2494 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: Tim Pilsbury - Interior Car Design http://design.org/blog/interview-tim-pilsbury-interior-car-design <p>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).</p> <p><strong>When did you know that you wanted to be a car designer?</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="100" height="95" alt="Tim Pilsbury Interior Car Designer" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2010/06/28/TimPilsbury.png?1277745305" /> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://design.org/blog/interview-tim-pilsbury-interior-car-design" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://design.org/blog/interview-tim-pilsbury-interior-car-design#comments car career design designer interview shanghai style Tue, 06 Jul 2010 23:16:37 +0000 toribishop 2200 at http://design.org