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What makes you happy? Join us for #TDKtuesdays March 6th, 6:00 PM @switchyards for a screening of Stefan Sagmeister’s ‘The Happy Film’ and network with fellow designers. Seeking creative happiness? We have just the solution: check out the newest exhibition, Designing Playful Cities @modatl, apply as a spring intern @nimbledesignco, or spread your creative wings and enter the @AIGAAtlanta 2018 Poster Show due March 5th. Hope to see you all next week!

Good reads from TDK friends

A list of recommended articles that you might like

Reviving the Mischievous, Modernist 1980s Type Publication that Challenged the Status Quo

Sidestepping the brash exterior of much of the 1980s design in the UK, one publication quietly challenged the status quo,……
Visit eyeondesign.aiga.org

On The Grid Atlanta

On the Grid is a user-friendly guide curated by talented local designers who want to share exceptional places in their neighborhood with the rest of the world. On the Grid was created by Hyperakt, a design agency based in Brooklyn.

Visit onthegrid.city/atlanta

Friends of Type

Friends of Type features original typographic design and lettering – fresh visual content – practically every day, by the four primary contributors. Posts are meant to log ideas, express ourselves, and inspire each other and our readers. The last week of every month we feature a guest designer, someone we admire and think will elevate our work and the site through their contribution.

Visit friendsoftype.com

AIGA Atlanta

Founded in 1988. Jumbo. Big. Ninth largest in the nation. More than 600 members strong. Culls the talents of creative professionals across more than 5 counties, 4 major highways and something like 50 “Peachtree” Streets.

Visit atlanta.aiga.org

Creative Mornings / ATL

CreativeMornings is a free monthly breakfast series that features inspiring 20-minute lectures by local speakers in cities all over the world.

Visit creativemornings.com/atl

Burning Questions

A free online weekly video series for creatives of all creeds who’ve lost their spark and are searching for soulfire.

Visit youtube.com/JamesVictore

“Convergent Visions” Faesthetic x @SXSW – Faesthetic #15 cc: @upso @krening @joncontino @capitalprinting

I am SO INCREDIBLY excited to announce the next issue of Faesthetic, which drops this weekend at SXSW. This issue serves not only as an art zine, but also as a catalog of SXSW’s art programing. From their site: The idea for “Convergent Visions” took root in the halls of SXSW in 2017. After…
Visit think.faesthetic.com

Sagmeister & Walsh

Sagmeister & Walsh is a NYC based full service design firm that creates identities, commercials, websites, apps, films, books and objects for clients, audiences and ourselves.

Visit sagmeisterwalsh.com


TSH is a career resource for student designers and young creatives looking for insider insight, honest answers and solid solutions to go pro.

Visit learntsh.com

Branding Spirituality: A Look at Aligning Modern Day Design Processes With Ancient Faiths

“New year, new me”; the tiresome chatter that babbles about us like a mantra around this time of year is……
Visit eyeondesign.aiga.org

The Lesser-told Stories of the Women Who Shaped Herman Miller

The history of Herman Miller design has always had a somewhat utopic and storybook allure for design lovers. For starters,……
Visit eyeondesign.aiga.org

Parasto Backman on How to Embed Feminist, Post-colonial + Intersectional Perspectives into Graphic Design

If I didn’t know better, I’d lazily describe Studio Parasto Backman’s work as “playful,” or “bold,” thanks to the gloriously……
Visit eyeondesign.aiga.org

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