We’re designers. We find inspiration everywhere. But what really gets us going is being able to share our inspiration and obsessions with each other. Bring what inspires you and join us in the conversation at the AIGA Fueled event on Thursday, March 7th from 6:30-8:30pm. Read about the event and register here.
Asia-Pacific Design (APD) is a worldwide annual collecting graphic design from designers and studios throughout the Asia-Pacific region. Our logo for Merchant made it in APD No. 8, their most recent issue.
Knoed Creative has a new home away from home. Located on Ravenswood, our new studio is full of character and O P E N space. Take a look.
In celebration of Chicago Design Week, AIGA Chicago asked us to create a short film about who we are, what we do and any advice we have for emerging designers. This is the result.
Brand Magazine recently published our work for Vosges in their recent issue of Spectrumism, a 200-page publication focused on showcasing excellence in brand design from studios and designers all over the world.
Designer Books recently published their second editions of Magic Branding and Magic Packaging. We’re thrilled to have 3 projects featured throughout both. Each book embodies the best in contemporary design from around the world and will soon be available through Amazon and retail stores.
Looking for something fun to do on Thursday, April 12 from 7-8pm? Come on over to the Apple Store Lincoln Park. We’ll be sharing our creative process and lessons learned in our evolution from being employees to freelancers to business owners. It’s free of charge and open to the public.
X-Doria is a new maker of fashion accessories for Apple products. We recently built their brand from the ground up, including the look and feel, logo, extensive packaging system and website. The packaging was recently featured on The Dieline and the website earned Website of the Day in Communication Arts. Check out the design or visit the website.
A new brand has been developed for Oven, an early-stage investment company for tech startups. See the design.
Look mom! 3 of our projects were recently published in Colour Party: Colours in Brand Corporate Identity. The books are being sold in stores throughout North America and China. Read more.
Smashing Magazine recently included our website design for Chicago L Shirts and RFRM in their Showcase of Beautiful (or Creative) E-Commerce Websites. We’re flattered!
This book is full of great projects and we’re happy to be a part of it. Our work for The Korte Company as well as our own wedding invitation got published in 1,000 More Greetings: Creative Correspondence for All Occasions. Grab a copy here.
It’s been exciting and delicious working with Vosges on their new line of baking mixes, holiday packaging, holiday chocolate molds, and much more. These new designs are the result of a lot of hard work and an incredible team. Read the review on The Dieline or see the designs.
A new brand has been developed for Merchant, Madison’s first craft cocktail bar. Scheduled to open in the Fall of 2010, Merchant serves quality food in a rustic, relaxed setting. See the design.
Gene’s Sausage Shop’s visual identity was published in Jeff Li’s book, Magic Branding, published by Designer Books. See the project.
We love chocolate. We love working with chocolatiers even more. Welcome the newest addition to our portfolio of clients, Vosges Haut-Chocolat. Based in Chicago, Vosges travels the world through chocolate and brings awareness to cultures through the exploration of spices, flowers, nuts and the obscure.
Nine projects Kyle designed at his previous company were featured in Tamye Riggs’ new book, Typeface: Classic Typography for Contemporary Design. The book features 60 classic typefaces and showcases the best in today’s design using typographic favorites like Helvetica, Garamond, Bodoni and Baskerville.
Kyle’s previous work with DePaul University and OWP/P was published in Graphic Design Referenced by the well-known and loved Armin Vit and Bryony Gomez Palacio. The book is a 400-page guide to the most commonly referenced terms, historical moments, landmark projects and practitioners in the field of graphic design.
It’s exciting and an honor to have The Korte Company’s 50th anniversary book be a winning entry in the Print 2008 Regional Design Annual.
OWP/P’s Phoenix brochure earned a spot in the 2008 Print Regional Design Annual, one of the most comprehensive surveys of graphic design in the United States.
The End Communications brochure was selected out of over 20,000 entries to represent Illinois in the 2007 Print Regional Design Annual.