Our latest installment of Women Across HOK features HOK’s goddesses of graphics: Julie Maggos and Kate Disabato. Along with fellow designer Derek Prior, Julie and Kate comprise the Photoshopping, text-kerning, exhibit-designing HOK Graphics team.
I met this dynamic duo in my first week on the job and have since witnessed their talents in action in projects like the Net Zero Court video (Julie) and book (Kate). These two aren’t just talented, though… they’re fun, too. Read on:
Kate and Julie in HOK’s St. Louis office (in front of one of their creations, a graphic wall displaying project photos and HOK’s brand values: We Create. We Inspire. We Connect. We Care.)
Instead of …
Wow. I am sorry. Looks like I went missing for awhile there. It’s a long sordid tale of pirates and space travel and problem-solving and saving small children from hungry giants, which I’ll get into at a later date.
In the meantime, check out this video I’m currently obsessed with. It’s of a fantastic song called Two Weeks by the band Grizzly Bear. The graphics are ridiculous (I’m about as jealous of this Gabe character’s skills as I am of the renderers here in our DC office) – make sure you make it to minute 3:35. Enjoy!
(thanks to dooce.com for alerting me of this rad vid)
So James White… amazing graphic artist is throwing two lucky people a TRON Legacy Poster!! So get to the Abduzeedo website and leave a comment so you also have a chance at winning!!
While we’re on Tron I’m going to tangent right quick to also let you know some incredible information… the music of Tron Legacy will have “24″ new tracks from (in my opinion) the best electronic group on the planet, DAFT PUNK!
Ok, back to James White, excellent artist with a plethora of work for …
While cruising through my fave blogs this morning (thanks, ThePostFamily), I stumbled upon the work of graphic designer Dan Reisinger. What a great combination of graphic design at the intersection of landscape architecture, architecture and interior design. Totally digging it. And to think that a company can still make a major impact on a shoestring budget, just by realizing products in an interesting way.
below, my faves…