In January I’ll be judging a design and art direction category for the Alberta Magazine Awards. Sponsored by the Alberta Magazine Publishers Association, this is one of Canada’s most vibrant publishing awards, featuring top-notch magazines from Calgary, Edmonton, and places in-between. Finalists will be announced in February, and winners will be honored at the AMPA […]
On January 6 and 7 I’ll be a judge for the American Society of Magazine Editors (ASME) National Magazine Awards. Over 300 editors, educators, art directors, photo editors, and more will gather to judge the best magazine journalism, design, photography, and overall excellence. It takes place at the Columbia Journalism School in New York City; […]
Robert Newman will be inducted in the min Editorial & Design Hall of Fame at their annual awards breakfast on November 18 in New York City. The Hall of Fame inductees are described as “These individuals are the creative, unique and talented powerhouses of the media industry. They have set the benchmarks for storytelling, news […]
I’ll be part of a stellar group of magazine art directors who will be discussing Creating an Iconic Cover at the Folio: Show on October 20 in New York City. I’ll be showing examples from recent This Old House covers, plus covers I directed for Real Simple, Cottage Living, and more.
During the month of August, I’ll judging several categories of the 2015 Folio Ozzie magazine design awards. Along with the Eddie editorial awards, the Ozzies are part of “the most prestigious awards competition in magazine media.” Winners will be announced at the annual awards luncheon on October 19 in New York City.
I’m honored to be one of this year’s judges for the 2015 International Regional Magazine Association (IRMA) awards. I’m judging photography, illustration, and design categories. Winners will be announced at the annual IRMA conference in San Diego in October. See previous winners here.
I’m very happy to announce that I’ve been hired as the creative director of This Old House magazine. I start work there on May 4, and am excited to be joining the talented team led by editor Scott Omelianuk and including director of photography Denise Sfraga and art director Jamie Dannecker, as well as many […]
The Society of Publication Designers is hosting an evening to celebrate the almost 50-year visual history of New York magazine. Hosted by New York editor in chief Adam Moss, For the Love of…New York Magazine will feature a gathering onstage of 10 past and current New York art directors and photo editors. Included in this […]
The MoCCA Arts Festival will feature an Alt-Weekly Comics panel on April 12 at the High Line Hotel in New York City. Moderated by Society of Illustrators Alt-Weekly Comics exhibit co-curator Bill Kartalopoulos, the panel will include cartoonists Mark Newgarden, Ben Katchor, and Michael Kupperman, as well as myself. I was the art director of […]
I’m going to be a judge at this year’s American Society of Magazine Editors (ASME) National Magazine Awards competition. The judging will be January 7-8 in New York City. Hundreds of editors and art directors from around the magazine making world will gather to award the finest in editorial, design, and photography. Deadline for entering […]