Armin will be speaking at Visuelt
on October 8 – 9 in Oslo, Norway.
We are delighted and honored to have redesigned Maria Popova's influential brainpickings.org
Flaunt 2nd Edition
2015 Brand New Conference
Bryony will serve as a judge in AIGA's annual design competition, Cased
HOW Design Live
Both Bryony and Armin will be speaking (independently of each other) at HOW Design Live on May 5 – 9 in Chicago, IL.
The Dallas Show
DISEÑO | Communication Design
Armin will participate in the panel DISEÑO | Communication Design
, an event organized by Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum and El Museo del Barrio on September 26 in New York, NY.
Hyperakt Lunch Talk
Armin will be speaking at DynamicMTL
on January 20 in Montreal, Quebec.
Creative Leaders Retreat
SEEK Design Conference
Croatian Design Exhibition
Armin will serve as one of two international judges for the biennial Croatian Design Exhibition
at Zagreb's Museum of Arts and Crafts.
National Design Awards Judging
Armin will be one of the keynote speakers at PICA
, presented by the Alberta North Chapter of the Graphic Designers of Canada, on May 9, 2014 in Edmonton.
UC.Quarterly, Year Two
The first issue of 2014 and fifth issue overall of UC.Quarterly
is now available.
2013/14 FPO Awards
American Advertising Federation — Baton Rouge
2012-13 FPO Awards Winners
Meet the Pros
Armin will be the keynote speaker at Meet the Pros
on February 18 in Omaha, Nebraska.
2013 Brand New Awards
Austin Initiative for Graphic Awesomeness
Our new, independent speaker series in Austin, TX, featuring some of the graphic design industry’s most awesome people kicks off with James Victore in February (followed by Jessica Hische in April and David Carson in June). Register here
2012 Brand New Awards Winners
Best in Show from the TDC
The second issue of UC.Quarterly
is now available: 56 pages and 70 projects strong.
2013 Brand New Conference
Speaker line-up announced and early-bird registration now open for the 2013 Brand New Conference
on September 13, 2013 in New York, NY.
The first issue of UC.Quarterly
— a 48-page, printed summary of the most interesting, relevant, and simply fun-to-see projects published each quarter across our network of blogs — is now available.
2012–13 FPO Awards
TYPO San Francisco
From over 2,000 entries received and 215 selected UnderConsideration received 5 "Certificates of Typographic Excellence" from the Type Directors Club annual competition to be published in Typography 34 and shown at the 59th Awards Exhibition in New York. The 5 select projects were:
1) 2012 Brand New Conference Identity
2) 2012 Brand New Conference Program
3) 2012 Brand New Conference Poster
4) For Print Only Website
5) Beauty of Engraving Print.
2011-12 FPO Awards Winners
Production Club of Baltimore
University of Missouri-St. Louis
2012 Brand New Awards
2011 Brand New Awards Winners
Texas Conference for Women
Bryony will be participating in a panel — “The Creative and Innovative Leader: Moving from Idea Generation to Action” — at the Texas Conference for Women
on October 24 in Austin, TX.
Bryony will be speaking at Design Extravaganza
organized by Austin Center for Design on October 5 in Austin, TX.
Phoenix Design Week
2012 Brand New Conference Videos
AIGA West Michigan
En sus Marcas
HOW Design Live
Bryony and Armin will be speaking at the 2012 HOW Design Conference
on June 21–25. They will do a joint talk on leading an alternate design career and Armin will do a separate session on creating killer logos for the twenty-first century.
Type Directors Club
2012 Brand New Conference
AIGA San Antonio
2011–12 FPO Awards
The Adventures of You and I
Our latest project: The Adventures of You and I
, a one-of-a-kind children book, customized on demand to each kid, printed individually, and hand-bound. Illustrated by Bryony and written by Armin.
2011 Brand New Awards
The 2010 FPO Awards
#WhatIWishIGot Wrapping Paper
Our double-sided wrapping paper where hope (#WhatIWishIGot) meets reality (#WhatIGot) is now available here
Art of the Menu
Our first new blog in two years, Art of Menu
, cataloguing the underrated creativity of menus from around the world, launches.
The 2010 Brand New Awards
2011 Brand New Conference
Bryony and Armin will be speaking at the 2011 HOW Design Conference
on June 22 – 27. They will do a joint talk on building a portfolio and Armin will do a separate session on following your creative obsessions.
The inaugural FPO Awards
, a judged competition organized celebrating the best print work from around the world during 2010, is now accepting entries. Deadline: June 3, 2011.
AIGA Austin Design Ranch
Bryony and Armin will be giving a workshop at AIGA Austin's Design Ranch
on April 15 – 18.
Adobe Design Achievement Awards
DSVC National Student Show & Conference
Society of Design
AIGA Rhode Island
Brand New Awards
The inaugural Brand New Awards
, a judged competition organized celebrating the best identity work produced around the world during 2010, is now accepting entries. Deadline: March 31.
Brand New Conference
AIGA New York
Armin will be speaking at the AIGA New York
chapter on September 29.
Armin will be speaking at the AIGA Chicago
chapter on September 16.
A major redesign from the ground up of Quipsologies
the hard-working UnderConsideration blog that chronicles the most curious, creative, and notable projects, stories, and events of the graphic design industry.
Sappi Ideas that Matter
Armin will be speaking at the AIGA Orlando
chapter on July 22.
Design Couples in Print
Bryony and Armin were included in the feature article on design couples, "Side by Side
," in the June issue of Print
Mano-a-Mano at AIGA Houston
Armin will be bringing the Mano-a-Mano circus across the state to AIGA Houston
on February 11.
AIGA Los Angeles
Armin will be hosting a special edition of Mano-a-Mano pitting four AIGA/LA fellows against four young guns at An AIGA Fellow’s Event in 3 Acts
, honoring Louise Sandhaus on January 13.
HOW Design Conference
Armin will be speaking at the HOW Design Conference
in Denver on June 8, 2010. Registration to the conference is now open.
At The University of Texas at Austin
Mano-a-Mano at AIGA Seattle
Armin will be dispensing Mano-a-Mano in the first stop of its national tour at AIGA Seattle
on October 22.
Mano-a-Mano at Make/Think
UnderConsideration's tournament of design history and practice, Mano-a-Mano
, is coming to the AIGA Design Conference, Make/Think, in Memphis. Thursday night, after the opening reception.
AIGA Nebraska Show
Armin will be judging the The Society of Typographic Arts’ Archive09
in Chicago on August 28, while enjoying a meet-and-greet the night before with fellow judges and designers.
Graphic Design, Referenced
TypeCon 2009: Rhythm
UnderConsideration will be hosting a special event at the 2009 HOW Design Conference: 16 designers battling to determine who knows the most about graphic design history and practice, mano-a-mano
Armin will be speaking at WebVisions
in Portland, OR on May 22.
FPO: For Print Only
Our newest, yet oldest, obsession is the subject of UnderConsideration’s new blog, FPO: For Print Only
The headquarters of UnderConsideration are now located in Austin, TX, leaving behind trusty ol’ Brooklyn. We will miss you.
Opinion on the Recovery.gov Logo
Our newest blog: Word It
. Encouraging creative diversity in the community through monthly, one-word challenges.
Big G, Little g
Nara Schoenberg asks in The Chicago Tribune
if the lowercase “g” is the newest, hottest letter in town. Armin provides some insight as to why in “Is g the new W?
Alternate Super Bowl XLIII Logos
Quoted in The Atlanta Journal-Constitution
Women of Design
The Design Entrepreneur
Oppossites Attract ’08
We would like to extend our warmest thanks to the Art Directors Club for hosting and championing our Oppossites Attract ’08
events that concluded this month.
UnderConsideration is proud to affiliate with The Dieline
and offer our ADVx3 program to support their significant coverage of the packaging world.
Portfolio Center [canceled]
Future of Web Design
University of Cincinnati
AIGA Hampton Roads
Last chance, before another three years have to go by. Stop by the Cooper-Hewitt before July 29 to catch the Triennial and spot Speak Up.