Designing for Simple is Way Too Confusing April, 14, 2015 | By Marvin Gaviola, Associate Creative Director
“Keep it simple.” This common principle of design drove our creative team into a debate last week.
What does simple mean? Does everything we design really need to be simple? Or...
Creative Briefs as Storytelling February, 25, 2015 | By Matt Morasky, Consultant
Generally speaking, art students don’t consider themselves writers. In fact, many will tell you art school was a deliberate choice to avoid writing (and math). So it can come as a quite a shock...
Cuddling Clients December, 15, 2014 | By Hermen Lutje Berenbroek, Senior Designer
Finding new ways to communicate complex business information, that is truly engaging, is the greatest challenge in our work. I love my work because I believe in doing this visually, since...
Flesh, Blood, and Data An Art Show by Information Designers
Ten Ways Designers Need to Suck it Up
Design Week Portland
On October 8, XPLANE participated in Design Week Portland by co-hosting an Open House along with digital marketing agency Copious, and welcomed close to 200 guests...
Lots of quick tips, trick, profiles and samples over at Storyboard Central.
Part 'History of', part showcase, part bitch fest... a place for those interested in...