You can catch my favorite magazine moment of the year on the magCulture Podcast #5, available via Soundcloud. Hosted by Jeremy Leslie and Liv Siddall, and recorded at the magCulture Shop, the show features 10 magazine smarties sharing their year-end best. Included in the podcast is wisdom from Steven Gregor (Gym Class), Steve Watson (Stack), […]
I am honored to be the Magazine of the Year chairperson for the Society of Publication Designers Pub 54 competition. The Magazine of the Year award is given to “tjhe art director whose magazine demonstrates the most effective and imaginative use of design, typography, illustration and photography.” It’s a celebration of printed editorial design and […]
I’m happy to announce that I’ll be a judge this year for the 2019 Jesse H. Neal Awards. These awards “recognize and reward editorial excellence in business media.” There should be a lot of great magazine, newspaper, and online work to look through (and read). More information on the Neal Awards here, including past finalists […]
I’m judging the cover category for the 2019 Alberta Magazine Awards. These awards honor the best magazines from Alberta and Western Canada. There’s a vibrant publishing scene in Alberta, including some outstanding indie magazines. More information on the Alberta Magazine Awards and a look at some of the magazines here.
The Folio: Eddies and Ozzies Awards celebrate the best in print and digital magazine editorial and design. This year the awards will take place on October 9 in New York City. I will be presenting a number of the over 200 awards of excellence at the event.
I’m moderating a panel discussion at the ICON10 Illustration Conference in Detroit, on July 14. The panel is When Worlds Collide: The State of Freelance Illustration. Three very smart people—Robert Hunt (illustrator), Vandana Taxali (lawyer and art agent) and Marti Golon (art director) will solve the problems of the illustration world in 30 minutes on […]
I’m honored to be a judge for the Florida Magazine Association’s 2018 Charlie Awards, showcasing the best Florida media. The judging is during the month of May, and awards will be announced at the Florida Media Conference on August 10 in Orlando.
I’m judging the magazine design category for the 2018 Alberta Magazine Awards. These awards honor the best magazines from Alberta and Western Canada. There’s a vibrant publishing scene in Alberta, including some outstanding indie magazines. More information on the Alberta Magazine Awards and a look at some of the magazines here.
I’m honored to be the chairperson of this year’s Society of Publication Designers Pub 53 Magazine of the Year competition. The judging is early February in New York City, and will feature the best magazine design in the world, as well as judges from a wide array of magazines and publications. More information on Pub […]
On Thursday, June 15, I’ll be participating in the Society of Publication Designers Summer 2017 Student Portfolio Review. A group of magazine professionals will be offering advice and critiques to student work, both print and digital, at the Inc. magazine HQ in New York City.