In September 2017 I joined the board of AIGA DC as a member of the Communications team, and took over management of the blog. In addition to maintaining the calendar and working with other writers, I get to write about things that interest me…like music posters and Taylor Swift.  Here are a few of my favorites.

Mike Montiero holding a balloon that says "sorry I'm such an asshole"

Mike Monteiro: “If you’re waiting for someone else to do the right thing, you’re doing it wrong.”

Mike Monteiro talked with AIGA DC about DC, being in the room, getting fired, and fucking up.

OCTOBER 23, 2017

Designing for Bands and Getting Paid: Jeffrey Everett on the D.C. Creative Scene

Jeffrey Everett, designer behind Rockets Are Red and the upcoming retrospective “Facing the Music,” talked to us about doing work for yourself, getting paid, and what he sees in DC.

AUGUST 1, 2017

Look What Saul Bass Made Taylor Swift Do

There’s plenty of buzz around Taylor Swift’s new song “Look What You Made Me Do,” so let’s focus in on what’s really important – the lyric video and it’s inspiration, the designer Saul Bass.

AUGUST 29, 2017