Pentagrams Eddie Opara and team created this touchtable for the SCAD Museum of Art in Savannah, six connected 3M 26 x multi-touch screen. Nice!
Great film by PBS from their Off Book series , this one about Type. Jonathan Hoefler and Tobias Frere-Jones outline the importance of selecting the right font to convey a particular feeling. Graphic designer Paula Scher talks about building identity in messaging, while Eddie Opara uses texture to create reaction.
Pentagrams newest partner, british Eddie Opara talks to Computer Arts magazine, about landing one of the most prestigious jobs in design and the story behind the Stealth project (above)
Designers of color are benefiting from these changes, not least because design is largely a meritocratic profession. It is tough for everyone, especially at the top. No designer secures a sought-after job like Mr. Boateng’s, or coveted international commissions like Mr. Burks’s, without talent, courage, charisma and determination, but they do tend to be judged on performance.