March 7, 2016

New York Magazine, a century old publication, recently went through a rebrand in order to function better in the modern digital space. The magazine has altered everything from page layout to the logo, abbreviated social media logos, and typefaces. However,...

November 18, 2015

This past Saturday, I had the opportunity to visit the Ronik Design studio in Brooklyn with some of my classmates. Ronik Design was co-founded by current Hofstra professor, Nicole Barth, Creative Director for Ronik.

She spoke passionately about her team and the wor...

October 14, 2015

“I’m a design major.”

“So is that, like fashion design?”

This is what I hear on a regular basis, when I don’t explicitly say my major is graphic design. Even when I do, people still tend to be befuddled as to what my classes entail or what career I want to pursue. These...

September 11, 2015

Design lovers and organization freaks, rejoice! Color-of-the-day calendars are now available.

The new color swatch calendar, which I first came across in a Fast Co. article, is a play on the traditional one-a-day calendar. Instead of cheesy quotes, though, each day feat...

August 8, 2015

  1. Luhring Augustine Gallery: Located in Bushwick, Brooklyn. While this gallery was founded in Chelsea and still has a gallery in the area, Luhring Augustine was one of the first major galleries to expand beyond the boundaries of Manhattan in 2012. The Brooklyn space,...

July 21, 2015

This post was originally published on the FindSpark blog.

We’ve all been there. You found the most awesome networking event to attend, researched all of the companies that would be there, and had your heart set on meeting the rep from that one place. Then you see it. Th...

April 17, 2015

Since tiny houses are all the rage, it is only logical that furniture to fit it would follow. An article from Fast Company Design features The Bookniture created by Hong Kong-based designer Mike Mak. The Bookniture is a small table or stool that looks like a book...

February 21, 2015

Step aside, Warhol, the Shutterstock designers are here. Designers at the company created posters for the 2015 Academy Awards Best Picture nominees from only stock photos in the company’s files. The end result were striking Pop Art inspired posters that some...

February 3, 2015

Scouring design blogs for articles to review, I quickly came upon an article entitled “3 Rules Of App Design, According To Yahoo’s Marissa Mayer.” Well… that was easy. The tips in the article apply all too well to a class called “Design for Smartphones and iPads” that...

Please reload