LEFT + ABOVE User interface sketches by UX/UI Designer Julian Koschwitz. Architect
and Spacial Designer Fred Thwainy's quick sketch plan for a proposed space.
OPPOSITE Brand Designer Michael Mavian plays around with some quick-dash ideas
for a logo project. President & CEO of Bruce Mau Design, Hunter Tura, sketches out
notes and ideas to keep management schedules in check. Manifestos have been
important to the company since Bruce Mau's An Incomplete Manifesto for Growth;
filling in her My Cooler Manifesto, Director of Strategic Design Amanda Happé highlights important values. Spacial design project sketched by Thwainy.
We’re offering up a new crew of artists here who were brave enough to crack open their project diaries, giving us a peak at where it all
begins. And while these three firms may have different focuses and
structures they play off of, authenticity is the common thread that runs
through them all. They achieve it by always building off of one of the most
basic forms of expression: hand drawing. Read on to see how their sketch-
books and notepads become a part of their process…
Welcome to our second annual feature on designers’ sketchbooks.