Category: Design

Staying Relevant

As I’m sure is the case with many people in my field (interactive media), I constantly get the feeling that my skill set is quickly becoming obsolete. With every passing day it seems like new technologies emerge and there are people all over the world pushing the boundaries of interactivity to a new level. So […]

J. Paul Getty Center

I just got back from visiting my brother in Los Angeles and had the opportunity to go to the Getty Center to check it out. This impressive structure was designed by Richard Meier, one of America’s most prominent architects. After a quick walk through the structure (we weren’t able to spend much time there) you […]

5 Interactive Design Tips

As some of you may know, I have been involved almost exclusively in Interactive Design for the past two and half years. In that time, I have unavoidably run across some very useful tips that have affected how I approach designing everything I touch — whether print or interactive. I believe these little nuggets of […]

Tips on Presenting Your Portfolio

I have just had the opportunity to review some student portfolios at the Twin Cities AIGA Portfolio One-on-One event. In doing so, I was inspired to come up with a list of tips for anyone presenting their portfolio. As you can well imagine, everyone has their own preferences, but perhaps these can give you some ideas: