About Me

Awards, exhibits, etc.

Exhibitions & Collections

June 2013
Featured in "Work at Play" (about 30 pieces) at the Chicago Design Museum, Chicago, IL.

2012–2103
Included in the exhibit "Graphic Design: Now in Production", at the Walker Art Centre, Minneapolis, MN; Cooper Hewitt National Design Museum, New York, NY; Contemporary Arts Museum Houston, Houston, TX.

September 2011–January 2012
Included in Deep Surface: Contemporary Ornament and Pattern, at CAM Raleigh, Raleigh, NC.

September 2011
One of Wallpaper* Magazine's "150 Movers, Shakers and Makers" from the past 15 years.

March–June 2011
Solo exhibit @ OnSite Gallery at OCAD, Ontario College of Art and Design, Toronto, ON, Canada

2011
Brit Insurance Design Awards. Nomination for I Wonder.

July–October 2010
Centraal Museum Utrecht, Netherlands in "Saved by droog" collection.

April 2010
One of 14 designers represented in droog’s “Saved by droog” exhibit at the Salone del Mobile in Milan, Italy.

April 2010
Also represented in Wallpaper* Magazines exhibit at the Salone del Mobile in Milan, Italy.

December 2009
Included in the exhibit “Lubalin Now,” at The Cooper Union, School of Art, New York, NY.

Jan–Feb 2009
Solo exhibit at the University Art Gallery, Department of Art and Design, California Polytechnic State University, San Luis Obispo, CA

March 2008
Included in the exhibit “Rococo: The Continuing Curve” at the Cooper Hewitt National Design Museum (Smithsonian), New York, NY.

June 2007
Four pieces accepted to the permanent collection of the Cooper Hewitt National Design Museum (Smithsonian), New York, NY.

May 2006
Included in the Sacramento Art Directors and Artists Club’s “Spoken with Eyes” exhibit at the UC Davis Design Museum in Sacramento, CA.

April 2006
One of 10 Canadian designers represented in Wallpaper* Magazine’s “Global Edit” exhibit at the Salone del Mobile in Milan, Italy.

 

Awards*

* Note: I do not enter Awards. However, sometimes I win them anyway, when other people enter on my behalf.

Communication Arts Design Annual 2009. With Pentagram for Strathmore paper ream wrap.

26th Annual Western Magazine Awards. For illustration “My Dear Can We Work Together” in Vancouver Review. 2008.

Type Directors’ Club tdc2. With Ross Mills for the font “Restraint”. 2008.

Type Directors’ Club 54. For the TypeCon 2007 material. 2008.

Communication Arts, Award of Excellence, (as writer) with Pentagram for “The Alphabet.” 2007.

Print’s Regional Design Annual, Certificate of Excellence, with Pentagram for “Yale School of Architecture, Seduction Poster”. 2007.

Print’s Regional Design Annual, Certificate of Excellence, with Stefan Sagmeister for “The Vanity of Allegory”. 2006.