graphic design

Good design is functional: Gerianne Bertocci of Intuitive Company creative

Aug. 20, 2013 11:30 am

Good design is functional: Gerianne Bertocci of Intuitive Company

Gerianne Bertocci sees design problems everywhere. The usability expert notices them on Netflix (she likes the breadth of information the platform offers but thinks that sometime it's hard to find what you need), ATM machines and even her son's stroller.
Five Dollar Fridays bring design and marketing consulting to startups and nonprofits on a budget uncategorized

Feb. 23, 2012 9:30 am

Five Dollar Fridays bring design and marketing consulting to startups and nonprofits on a budget

  Startups and nonprofits that need some design help, but don’t think they can afford anyone who can manipulate a program more complex than Word may have a new reason to look forward to the end of the work week. Five Dollar Fridays is a new weekly consultation service offered by Center City-based design firm […]
Maskar Design: making visual sense of a ‘zillion bits of data’ dev

Mar. 9, 2011 11:00 am

Maskar Design: making visual sense of a ‘zillion bits of data’

The City has a ‘zillion bits of data,’ says Kate Maskar, but until it’s all pulled together and put into context, most of it doesn’t have a lot of meaning. One of the best examples of Maskar Design, of which Kate is president and founder, doing just that isn’t even a core part of the […]
Philly’s creative sector employed 17,699 people in 2008, says report creative

Dec. 27, 2010 11:00 am

Philly’s creative sector employed 17,699 people in 2008, says report

The creative economies of Philadelphia are still small but jobs in those sectors held relatively stable during the build up to the Great Recession
Village of Arts and Humanities uses digital production to highlight youth issues creative

Feb. 16, 2010 11:00 am

Village of Arts and Humanities uses digital production to highlight youth issues

The colorfully painted walls at the Village of Arts and Humanities in North Philadelphia allow the students to forget their day’s troubles and concentrate on their creativity. Before class begins, students sit around sharing the latest gossip and brag about their day. The smiles on their faces and the energy of the room prove that […]