Rise & Shine: An AIGA Emerging Designer Video Series
After Karen Kurycki took a job survey in 8th grade that advised her to become a graphic designer, she embarked upon a career in design and illustration that led her to found CMYKaren. We travel to Jacksonville, Florida to see how she supports social entrepreneurship with her colorful and expressive work.
Presented by Wacom
Travel across the United States with AIGA and Wacom as we visit a range of talented, emerging designers working today and find out what fuels their creativity.
Long before design was your profession, it was your passion. Watch “Rise & Shine,” a new AIGA web series, that takes you behind the scenes of the diverse practices of six up-and-coming designers who, like you, are balancing clients and career with inspiration and innovation. Get a closer look at everything from creative processes and big career breaks to the techniques and technology they use to realize their visions.
We’re visiting a mix of AIGA members, including recent graduates, in-house designers, freelancers, agency designers, and studio owners. Watch the whole series:
- Eden Weingart, AIGA New York
- Thy Doan, AIGA Salt Lake City
- Gage Mitchell, AIGA Seattle
- Michael Anderson, AIGA Oklahoma
- Claudia Aparicio-Gamundi, AIGA Austin
- Karen Kurycki, AIGA Jacksonville
Presented by Wacom Technology
Wacom’s vision to bring people and technology closer together through natural interface technologies has made it the world’s leading manufacturer of pen tablets, interactive pen displays, and digital interface solutions. Whether you are designing for print, web, packaging, or any other form of communication, Wacom provides the essential tools to bring out the true potential in your design work. AIGA members receive exclusive Wacom product discounts.
Video directed and produced by Common Space Studio.
Episode 6 title and segment music courtesy TigerBeat6.