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Posts tagged "Good Folk"
GOOD FOLK #21: STEFAN KJARTANSSON ///

GOOD FOLK #21: STEFAN KJARTANSSON ///

-NAME Stefan Kjartansson -WHERE ARE YOU FROM? Born in Siglufjörður, raised in Kópavogur, by way of Reykjavík, Iceland. Moved to Atlanta, GA at the tender age of 25. -WHAT DOES YOUR WORK CONSIST OF? Forms with various degrees of function, depending on the client. -HOW DID YOU GET STARTED? Interned at the largest design agency...

GOOD FOLK #20: HUSH STUDIOS (Tim Nolan) ///

-NAME Tim Nolan, Director of Interactive at Hush Studios -WHERE ARE YOU FROM? Brooklyn, New York. Hush Studios is in DUMBO, and I live near the Brooklyn Museum. -WHAT DOES YOUR WORK CONSIST OF? I am the Director of Interactive at HUSH. Hush Studios is a New York-based creative studio conceiving and developing powerful brand-driven...

GOOD FOLK #19: ALEX CORNELL ///

-NAME Alex Cornell -WHERE ARE YOU FROM? I am from Bethesda, Maryland. I usually say Washington DC because most people don’t know what Maryland is. I live in San Francisco now, having switched coasts, much to the dismay of my family.  -WHAT DOES YOUR WORK CONSIST OF? My work is divided into music and design....

INVISIBLE CREATURE UPDATE ///

Our GoodFolk interviewees Invisible Creature have some new work they’ve done for the Sasquatch Music Festival. Check it all out over at Grain Edit.

GOOD FOLK #14: INVISIBLE CREATURE ///

-NAME Don Clark -WHERE ARE YOU FROM? Seattle, WA -WHAT DOES YOUR WORK CONSIST OF? Illustration and graphic design, mostly. -HOW DID YOU GET STARTED? I’ve been interested in art since … well, since I knew how to say “art” I guess. Our (my brother Ryan is also my partner at IC) grandfather was an...

GOOD FOLK #13: JENNY AMBROSE ///

-NAME Jenny Ambrose -WHERE ARE YOU FROM? Manalapan, NJ, but now I live in warm and balmy Florida. -WHAT DOES YOUR WORK CONSIST OF? Bright colors, abstract shapes, and a lot of conceptual thinking. Birds, also. -HOW DID YOU GET STARTED? I actually fell into design by accident. I was studying to be an anthropologist...

GOOD FOLK #11: ALEX TROCHUT ///

Quick and juicy interview with Alex Trochut, one of the most talented designers out there. Read on and take a closer look at his one of a kind style. -WHERE ARE YOU FROM? Barcelona, Spain -WHAT DOES YOUR WORK CONSIST OF? Graphic Design and Illustration -HOW DID YOU GET STARTED? I always liked drawing, went...

GOOD FOLK #9: LAUREN NASSEF ///

Lauren is a freelance illustrator living in Chicago. She graduated from the Rhode Island School of Design in 2001. Her work is whimsical, brilliant and beautiful. Lauren’s illustrations have graced the covers of award-winning Univ. of Chicago Press books as well as an article for the NY Times.

GOOD FOLK #8: DUANE KING ///

With a unique style and approach that is emblematic of a new generation of graphic designers, Duane King has been developing design solutions for top brands for over a decade. King joined Focus2, a Dallas-based brand development group, in 1998 where his innovative approach to analyzing and solving creative challenges achieved notable results. In 2005,...

GOOD FOLK #7: MATTEO BOLOGNA ///

Matteo Bologna is the founder and President of New York-based Mucca Design Corporation, where he also serves as Creative Director. Born and raised in Milan, Italy, Matteo’s grounding in architecture, graphic design, illustration and typography facilitated his early business successes and inspired his decision to create a New York agency.

GOOD FOLK #6: ATSUKO TANAKA ///

GOOD FOLK #6: Atsuko Tanaka    ATSUKO TANAKA WHERE ARE YOU FROM?  Tokyo, Japan. WHAT DOES YOUR WORK CONSIST OF?  Taking pictures, editing, retouching and sometimes finding models and locations HOW DID YOU GET STARTED?  After I graduated college in L.A., I moved to NY.  I brought my book to some music magazines to get...

GOOD FOLK #4: LEAH FAUST / FAUST HAUS ///

LEAH FAUST Creative Director / Faust Haus WHERE ARE YOU FROM? Grown in NJ, matured in NYC, aged to perfection in LA. WHAT DOES YOUR WORK CONSIST OF? Designing and Creative Directing classic brands! HOW DID YOU GET STARTED? I began drawing alphabets and letterforms at 7 years old after my mom gave me a...