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Global resources

Our daily picks of the best TDK interviews, design tips and industry quotes to help you build your design career

Experience Lab and the Brazilian flair

Via São Paulo

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Will Nenes is passionate about creating visual narratives for different media. It can be a visual identity, packaging, editorials, interfaces,...

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Devina Modi

Via Devina Modi

We caught up with New Delhi based designer Devina Modi. Devina talked to us about the exciting beginning of her...

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Local Peoples

Via Melbourne

We were lucky to catch up with Giuseppe Demaio, Creative Director and Founder at strategic design studio Local Peoples, as...

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Interviews:
Ben Designs

Via London

Designer & Strategist Ben Mottershead is bursting at the seams with great advice for those starting out or struggling to...

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ChiChiLand

Via Seattle

Chi Michalski of ChiChiLand is a creator of soft happy worlds with patterns and illustrations. She shares with us the...

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Habiba Elgendy

Via Cairo

Meet Habiba Elgendy; talented freelance Graphic Designer and Photographer based in Cairo. Habiba shares her opinion on the design scene...

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The Binding

Via Gold Coast

We chat with the wonderful Madeline Rawlings, founder of The Binding, about how her in-house internship at a tech software...

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Extended Play

Via NYC

Not only could we spend forever on the Extended Play website clicking through those divine color combinations, but we could...

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Gretel

Via NYC

The Gretel team have worked with everyone from Nike and National Geographic to MoMA and Netflix, and we love how...

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Machineast

Via Singapore

We caught up with the dynamic duo behind Machineast — Fizah and Ando Co-Founders and Design Directors. After meeting while...

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Tricota Agency
Creative Director

Via Buenos Aires

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"Read books, a lot of books. Keep your mind busy, but take 5 minute a day to think what you learned."

Asuka Watanabe

Via Tokyo

Keep challenging new things! is Asuka Watanabe’s — Art director, Graphic designer and Illustrator— statement for 2018 and where all...

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Fikra Design Studio

Via Dubai

Neighbouring Dubai in the city of Sharjah, we were so lucky to catch up with Salem Al-Qassimi founder of Fikra...

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Studio Dumbar

Via Rotterdam

How lucky are we! We met with Liza Enebeis of long time admired Studio Dumbar. We spoke about how she started out...

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Nicole Black

Via Adelaide

Nicole Black chats to us about how the move to focusing on her illustration when starting out pushed her to develop...

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Middle Boop

Via London

Gordon Reid who’s 2017 has been mental—doing talks around Europe and also heading over to the US— shares with us...

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Emma Francesca

Via Dunedin

We chat with Illustrator & Designer, Emma Francesca about study, exhibitions and her illustrative style. She tells us about her...

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Interviews:
Brief

Via Vancouver

We talk to Thomas Albrighton, Designer and Partner at Brief, about first job expectations, his design process, and entrepreneurial skills!...

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Andy Webb

Via Melbourne

TDK Awards 16′ winner, Andy Webb, has dabbled in a little bit of everything creative – music, photography, design, Lego...

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Benjamin Smith

Via Sydney

Soon to be Billy Blue Graduate, Benjamin Smith, has some pretty sweet insider tips for students. He stresses the importance of...

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Ladies Get Paid

Via NYC

Claire Wasserman from Ladies Get Paid informs us how to network like a boss and 11 great life lessons. Claire tells us...

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Heather Hardison
Typographer

Via San Francisco

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"If you’re not getting the kind jobs you want, do personal projects. If you need work, reach out to people you want to work for. If you want something you made to exist out in the world, put it out there yourself or pitch it to people who can help you do that. You have to be proactive with your career."

Amy Little

Via Portland

We chat to Portland Pattern Queen, Amy Little, who just graduated from PSU this past summer! Amy inspires us to follow our dreams, gives a little...

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Mike Braid

Via Auckland

You might remember Mike Braid from our NZ Type Hitch Hiking Comp #TDKthumbsup, he submitted some seriously beautiful type. Mike graduated...

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JOLT

Via Brisbane

We interviewed the director of Brisbane’s JOLT studio, Tanja Hall! JOLT is turning 20 this year (wow!), and currently working...

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Dumbo Feather

Via Melbourne

Today’s interview is with the amazingly former art director of Dumbo Feather magazine and talented illustrator David Michael. He recently returned...

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Lee McConnell

Via Sydney

Lee McConnell has your dream job… MAMBO! Bright colours, true-blue aesthetics and tongue-in-cheek humour, Lee has originality whilst still remaining...

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Luke Day

Via Gold Coast

I think we’re Luke’s biggest fan! Our TDK relationship with this legend started when he gatecrashed Frankie birthday party 3...

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