Posts Tagged ‘HOW Design LIVE’
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It’s a Wrap! Highlights from HOW Design Live Chicago

As always, HOW Design Live is a whirlwind of inspiration and practical advice, but this year’s conference upped the ante with an incredible roster of presenters … then again, I probably say this every year. This is just a small sampling of what was offered. Every talk I attended was inspiring, but the HOW conference is much more. It’s about community, seeing ...

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HOW Design Live 2017 – LogoLounge Party at Gino's East
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LogoLounge’s Connection to the Sith is Revealed at HOW Design Live

HOW Design Live did not disapoint in 2017. It’s the event to go to recharge, feel inspired, and as they focused on this year, see what’s next. Chicago played a perfect (even if it was slightly cold, and there was some rain on arrival – this is the Midwest after all) backdrop to the events. Thursday’s […]

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HOW Design Live – Chicago 2017 – The Dieline Awards
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The Dieline Awards and an Aaron Draplin Pop-Up Shop at HOW Design Live

HOW Design Live in Chicago has so many different things going on, there is no way to catch all of it. In a way, it makes everyone’s experience a little unique, which adds to the fun and educational aspects of the event. I had seen a few of the winners from The Dieline Awards when they introduced […]

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HOW Design Live – Chicago – 2017
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Aubergine Paper Pants and the Chicago Mass Choir at HOW Design Live

The 2017 HOW Design Live Conference is officially underway! Once again set with the amazing city of Chicago as a backdrop, and thousands of creatives joining together – an energy that only comes from this many people with a passion for all things design can bring has formed. One of the pre-conference workshops – the […]

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HOW Design Live: Inside-Out Ideas!

Fresh Is More. Laurie Schiada, Creative Services ECD and Southwest region GM at Boeing, Amanda Froehlich, manager of Creative Operations at Saint-Gobain, and Ed Roberts, creative lead at ElectriCities are in-house management veterans who share their insights on collaborations between outside and in-house creative teams. Sometimes they hire freelancers who bring ...

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Upstarts: Molding the Next Generation of Designers

Led by Yahoo! senior designer Maurice Woods Inneract Project is supported through partnerships with design professionals, schools, community groups, companies and stakeholders in design and technology. The ultimate goal is to increase diversity in design and technology, where minorities are woefully underrepresented. Read Sarah Whitman' interview here.

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A Marionette Workbench is My Lasting Impression of HOW

A random trip to the Boston Public Library after HOW Design Live leads Bennett Holzworth and I to the marionette workbench of William Addison Dwiggins – the man who coined the term, "Graphic Design."

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Everyone Knows Your Name at HOW Design Live

Five conferences in one, another poster signing, and a visit to where everyone seemed to know my name. Another great day at HOW Design Live.

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It’s Starting to Feel Like HOW Design Live

The exhibit hall opens for business at HOW Design Live in Boston. Come and get the goodies!

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Letterpress Mogul: Genghis Kern of Denver

How did Jason Wedekind become Denver's Letterpress Mogul mogul? Machine work is in Jason’s blood. His family owns a 90-year-old manufacturing business in Chicago that makes drywall, painting and wall covering tools. “When I was seven, my dad had me on a cast iron foot press making ‘seam rollers’ for the wall covering trade. I’d kick that machine for ...

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