The adventure of design:  tending a campfire in a remote pass in Patagonia, Argentina. Photograph by Jason Frank Rothenberg

The adventure of design: tending a campfire in a remote pass in Patagonia, Argentina. Photograph by Jason Frank Rothenberg

ABOUT

I am a designer, an entrepreneur, and an author. My career spans the founding of an omni-channel retail brand (Best Made Co.) to working in close partnership with brands and artists to craft products and experiences that are simple, elegant, meaningful and lasting. I thrive at the intersection of contradictions: where the ordinary meets the extraordinary, utility meets style, and timeless meets new.


WORK

In 2019 I left Best Made to start new projects, and work with new brands and artists to bring their worlds to life. The scope of my work includes:

  • brand and identity design

  • product design

  • package design

  • design for film and television

  • design for books & magazines

  • design for musuem exhibits

  • design for retail experiences

  • design & creative consulting


clients

For over 25 years I have partnered with commercial and cultural institutions, writers, artists, musicians, photographers, and fashion icons. My clients have included:

  • aperture books

  • chronicle books

  • David Byrne

  • Brian Eno

  • ellen de generes

  • harry abrams

  • isaac mizrahi

  • joel meyerowitz

  • justin timberlake

  • MAIRA KALMAN

  • museum of the city of new york

  • the new york times

  • new york magazine

  • nonesuch records

  • paper magazine

  • penguin press

  • philip glass

  • random house

  • vintage

  • warner brothers

  • WILCO

  • wired


Press

The New York Times, June 2010

The New York Times, June 2010

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THANKS: Credit and thanks are given wherever possible. There have been many talented people who have been instrumental to the work published here within. In particular special thanks and credit goes to the creative team members that have worked directly with me over the years. They include:

Lindsay Ballant / Pablo Delcan / Jason Frank Rothenberg / Stephanie Izzo / Meaghan Kombol / Gelsey Maslanka / Jillian Parisi / Josef Reyes / Jeff Stark / Maddy Tank / Laura Victore / Daniel Wiesmann