Make sure to see Graphic designer Michael Bierut’s exhibition at the SVA Chelsea Galleries, up now through Nov 7. You will see a coherent body of thoughtful work, including logos, visual identity systems, posters, books, way-finding and building signage, as well as pages from the designer’s sketchbook, a video interview and a roomful of black-and-white posters for … Read moreBierut Show in NYC — Must See Before Nov 7!
Here Are All The Black People is The One Club’s annual creative career fair aimed at creating more diversity in the advertising and design professions. The one-day event provides multicultural students and recent graduates the opportunity to showcase their talent to top agencies in the industry. Free, September 29, in NYC.
If you’re in New York City, make a visit to MoMA’s third floor to see the exhibit “This is for Everyone”, up through January 31, 2016.
For those of you excited about illustration, please visit Communication Arts‘ selection of the year’s best, now available online.
Loeb Enterprises is a New York-based private equity, venture capital and business development lab, focused on cultivating opportunities in emerging media and consumer marketing. Loeb Enterprises maintains a team of world-class operators, direct marketing executives and technologists that apply themselves to a select number of strategically important businesses each year. These companies vary by stage—from … Read morePaid Summer Interns at Loeb Enterprises NYC
Designer and Parsons professor (and former Mason Gross instructor) Juliette Cezzar offers an insightful definition.
This looks to be an informative and fun event, good for networking with local designers and technology entrepreneurs, especially those interested in the non-profit realm. Aardvark Brigade, Sept 18 2014, Somerset NJ.
For his science fair project, a middle-school student discovered that the federal government could cut printing costs with decisions about typefaces.
An interactive portrait of artist Vito Acconci, by artist and computer scientist Jonathan Harris. Watch the short piece, then see and hear the outtakes.
A huge and varied set of infographics collected by illustrator Otto Steininger.
Click below for the full statement of UT’s Design Values. An inspiring and useful statement for all designers to mull, and incorporate into practice.
A selection of current stock photos showing a (slightly) wider-than-usual array of women’s roles, attitudes, professions.
Mirrorball is seeking a design student for an immersive internship. As a Mirrorballer, you’ll be in a fast-paced environment working on creative projects for some of the industry’s sexiest brands. Applicant must be an active collaborator who embraces thinking outside of the box. A strong understanding of design fundamentals with an intermediate to advanced knowledge of Adobe creative … Read moreSummer Internship at Mirrorball
Designers Ken Meier and Yoonjai Choi, founders of Common Name, will give a talk on Wednesday March 12 at 4:30 in CSB 220. Common Name is a New York-based graphic design studio, producing remarkable print, interactive, identity, and exhibition work for the arts and cultural sector.
Gorgeous print work by Tauba Auerbach.
You can attend this one-day design conference for free by registering online.
The NY Art Book Fair is coming soon. Check it out and you will be glad. Preview Events, Thursday, September 19, 6–9 pm Friday, September 20, 12–7 pm Saturday, September 21, 11 am–9 pm Sunday, September 22, 11 am–7 pm at PS1 in Long Island City, NYC
Have a passion for design and sports? Want to add real world projects to your developing portfolio? Rutgers University Athletics is currently looking for a graphic design intern(s) for the Fall 2013 semester to assist in the development of the Rutgers Athletics brand. In exchange for class/VAP credit, you’ll gain valuable design experience creating work … Read moreRU Athletics Internship
Take a look at the new graphic identity for the Whitney Museum of Art, designed by Experimental Jetset. Learn about the designers’ process here.
Signs: Journal of Women in Culture and Society, the preeminent academic journal of women’s and gender studies, seeks an art intern. Art interns work on the cover design, update the website and work on images that appear in the journal. Knowledge of Adobe Illustrator and/or InDesign is required. Web programming skills is preferred. Preference is … Read moreSigns seeks on-campus intern
General Assembly is offering an intensive 8-week program in UX Design. All day every day for June and July to immerse you in the practice and prepare you for jobs in this specialty.
If you have any thoughts of attending a graduate program in design down the road, this upcoming AIGA event might be a great way to see what students are doing at various schools. At the SVA Theatre in NYC, students from MICA, NYU Interactive, Parsons, Pratt, RISD, the School of Visual Arts, Cranbrook and Yale will gather present their projects. Tickets are $10 for AIGA … Read moreFresh Blood IV
The Cooper Hewitt National design Museum just announced the 2013 Winners of the National Design Award, including Paula Scher for Communication Design and Local Projects for Interaction Design. Read/see more here.
Local architecture firm DI Group is looking to hire a summer graphic design intern. This is a paid position, with a flexible 8 to 10 week commitment. It’s a small firm so the internship is very hands-on and a great learning experience. The work is primarily signage and wayfinding. Send your résumé´ and portfolio to Sean … Read moreDI Group Architecture Summer Internship
Visit the new Web site of Common Name, the design studio of Yoonjai Choi and Ken Meier. Tons of beautiful and smart work, in particular the current American Institute of Architects exhibition Design by New York.
Internship + Job Boards … New York Creatives … Coroflot … Mediabistro … Idealist
Here’s a good overview of key aspects of typography, explained in an amusing way. From the type distributor FontShop. Find their free fonts here.
Brief piece on why we are attracted to “good” proportions, particular colors and other aspects of design.
For you system-lovers out there. The standards manual for the NYC subway signage system. Created by Massimo Vignelli and Bob Noorda at Unimark International in 1970.
Want to work at a local start-up incubator, meet entrepreneurs, and help build a graphic design team from scratch? Are you a master at CS6, as well as proficient at HTML5/CSS3? Consider an internship at Juicetank Innovation Labs, located in Somerset, NJ. Start/end dates are variable, as we can accommodate most schedules. See juicetank.com, and to apply, send your … Read moreJuicetank Innovation Labs
Applications due May 6 for this graduate program in interaction design in southern Switzerland. Taught in English. Scholarships available.
The latest group to receive AIGA’s lifetime achievement award. These are nationally and globally prominent designers specializing in type design, innovative design practice, design criticism and design for social change. Read their bios and see their work.
How to choose typefaces that complement each other? Type designers Hoefler & Frere-Jones provides some answers.
An excellent survey of the past 14 years across all the design disciplines, including architecture, product, graphic, interaction and fashion design.