This was a concept I came up with in 2011 when staying at Hotel Andez near Wall Street. It’s call Wealth Bar. The concept was taken from Apple’s Genius Bar where the company emulates Jobs’ passion for putting customers first. Design tools used were Illustrator in 2018 above and hand sketching in 2011 below. “And the more time customers spend in the branches, with the bankers in an “advisory role,” the more likely customers are to sign up for […]
Gentleman’s Emoji Set I like the idea of Kimoji’s (animated emojis that move) but have yet to find one that I would use. I wanted something more refined- poised and subtle yet distinctive and sure. I often send mono answers to friends; ‘yes’, ‘no’, ‘?’. I would buy a emoji set like this. *Adjusts neck tie* I’m sure.
“I was inspired by terraforming.” — Iris van Herpen Balmain (above) Versace (above) Elie Saab (above) Julien McDonald (above). This is my favorite piece. Roberto Cavalli (above) Givenchy (above). This is also a favorite. Simplicity is the keynote of all true elegance. – Coco Chanel Marchesa (above). Obama’s Inaugural 2013 Emilio Pucci – Wedding, Poppy Delevingne Emilio Pucci – Beads Only Hacking Infinity
This was my first candy poster. Liking but not loving what I saw online I decide to make it my own. The original had no candy or wrappers. Only drawings and words. I thought it was more tasteful. I made it for a friend of mine named Peter Cheney. A candy man himself Peter used to be the CEO of Mars Incorporated. Peter and his wife Susan shared my love for all things horses, coffee, cake and sugar. The candy poster […]
What: STEM subjects in the United States. Why: STEM subjects in the U.S. have been on a consistent decline over the past few years. The problem isn’t the subjects themselves but rather the way in which they’re taught. They’re unpopular and mind-numbing. Lacking good story. How: (In this example) Associative learning via the National Football League (NFL). The National Football League with Nike and Todd Van Horne (current designer responsible for the NFL jerseys) could use anatomical and architectural visuals […]
Original design High Line Park, New York, NY. The redesign: Alaska Way Viaduct, Seattle, WA. How: Owners of water front property purchase the air rights above the viaduct and collectively transfer the rights to a living trust or revolving fund. Differentiation: The Viaduct would be an edible, waterfront park with collaborative opportunities with local businesses, urban agrarians and dedicated volunteers. What? Why? Business owners below the viaduct were concerned about the loss of foot traffic. Incentive: Aside from the write off (there’s […]
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