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NYC! We’ve got a lovely visit from a lovely Aussie for our next #TDKtuesdays event – @ryanlbowles will be hanging out with us and teaching us all about ‘The Hustle’ – for all the deets jump onto the NYC FB group. Now get those folios ready cause the TDK Awards are back! Let’s get another New Yorker into that top spot again this year – head on over to the NYC interviews and check out our chat with last years winners @hyeonaahn, @jens.marklund & @adam_ridgeway for a pep talk and some killer inspo 👏🏽👏🏿👏🏾

Good reads from TDK friends

A list of recommended articles that you might like

On The Grid

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

Creative Mornings NYC

Everyone is creative. Everyone is welcome. We're a face-to-face breakfast event series for the global creative community. This is our New York chapter.

Visit creativemornings.com/nyc

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

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/NY’s mission is to demonstrate design’s impact and cultivate the future of design in NYC.

Visit aigany.org

Sagmeister & Walsh

Sagmeister & Walsh is an NYC based design firm that creates brand identities, commercials, websites, apps, films, books and objects for clients, audiences and themselves. Read on for the best design FAQ you’ve ever seen (obviously).

Visit sagmeisterwalsh.com

No. 168: Milton Glaser Talks Trump, CBX Dissects the Branding of Politics, Rodrigo Corral Gets Deep Into Sneakers + More

Hello, and welcome to this week’s Design Diary, a collection of five projects from across the world that have impressed us……
Visit eyeondesign.aiga.org


At Good Fucking Design Advice, we have no idea what we’re fucking doing. We never have, and, if things go right, we never will. We exist to make you feel good about doing the same.

Visit GFDA.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/articles

How the Disney D + a Fashion Mom Made Qingyu Wu the Designer She is Today

Qingyu Wu became a shrewd collector of interesting graphic materials, magazines, and beautiful photo books at a very young age.……
Visit eyeondesign.aiga.org

Navigating the Dangers of Mental Health as Magazine “Trend”

Mental health, for better or worse, seems to something of a hot topic for indie mags and general interest titles……
Visit eyeondesign.aiga.org

“We’re a very emotional company.” Inside the Bonkers World of Ustwo

East London-based Ustwo is a pretty unique place. First off, it’s billed as part-studio, part-agency, thanks to its mix of……
Visit eyeondesign.aiga.org

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