Steff Geissbuhler has been appointed act as President of the Design Lions jury in Cannes, which is part of the Cannes Lions International Advertising Festival taking place from June 20th to June 26th. The festival is a global meeting place for communication industry professionals, and includes seven days of award ceremonies, seminars, workshops, master classes, exhibitions, screenings and networking. As...Read More
Tomorrow evening, partner Steff Geissbuhlerwill be speaking to students at the University of Cincinnati about his recent projects and some from the firm's other disciplines. He will be presenting recent identity work executed for Morgan Stanley Smith Barney, Alhurra TV Network, Darien Library, and the Nonprofit Finance Fund, as well as the firm’s signage, architectural graphics, and exhibits at the...Read More
This just in: in addition to partner Emanuela Frigerio, senior designer Mariano Desmaras will also be participating in the Cooper-Hewitt event posted here earlier. Read about the past Fresh post about the event here. Read more details about National Design Week events here, and register your teen to attend for free here.Read More
The Cooper-Hewitt National Design Museum is gearing up to host its Teen Design Fair during National Design Week. Partner Emanuela Frigerio will participate in the event on Monday, October 19th (4 to 6:30 PM at the TimesCenter, 242 W 41st Street in Manhattan). It will be her third time at the event. Each year, the Museum gives students a...Read More
On October 15th, Partner Steff Geissbuhler will present the firm's identity and signage work for Morgan Stanley Smith Barney at the iMedia Connection Financial Marketing Summit. Steff will be presenting alongside Ramona Boston, CMO of Morgan Stanley, at 3 PM at the Metropolitan Club in New York City. The event is free to marketers and agency executives (seats by...Read More
Partner Jonathan Alger will be participating in an evening sponsored by AIGA/NY in their member series "My Dog and Pony II." Designers from four firms will be revisiting one pitch they made in the past to a potential client, then revealing what happened afterwards. Jonathan will talk about the initial presentation done for the recently completed Yankee Stadium...Read More
Last week, C&G Partners Senior Designer Mariano Desmaras led a design workshop organized by the Smithsonian Latino Center (SLC) as part of the Latino Museum Studies Program (LMSP). The workshop included a discussion of the firm's ongoing Latino-focused projects and a two-hour charette where the participants were asked to design a survey-style exhibition of Latino art. Mariano's participants were mid-career museum professionals and graduate students selected from a nationwide pool of applicants with curatorial, educational and scholarly specialties.
Earlier this month, Associate Partner Maya Kopytman participated in the panel discussion, "Designers Without Borders," at the New York Institute of Technology . Along with five other panelists, including Matteo Bologna , Roberto de Vicq , Carole Goodman , Pablo A. Medina , and Takaaki Matsumoto , she discussed how influential cultural backgrounds are in design, particularly in the globalized world we live in today. In her presentation, Maya hopped four continents, discussing the various locations that impacted her youth, education, and profession.
Yesterday, partner Jonathan Alger participated in a panel discussion at the final senior review of the undergraduate Design + Management department at Parsons The New School for Design. Chaired by the recently-appointed Dean of Parsons, Joel Towers, the panel discussion on the future of the profession and the department also included Businessweek innovation writer Bruce Nussbaum, New School General Counsel Roy...Read More