In this month’s Ask Siedah, the advice column from designer, writer, and entrepreneur Siedah Mitchum, a reader is considering a career change and needs helps with design resources to make that next step. Also, where are the graphic designers and creatives in Los Angeles, California?
It’s graduation season, and there’s one question on the minds of graduates: design school or no? We talk to two designers to get their feedback on whether design school was necessary for their current design careers.
Gail Anderson received the Lifetime Achievement award in the 2018 National Design Awards.
As companies become more diverse, so are their creative teams. But why are our colleagues reluctant to give constructive critique to Black creativity?
When it comes to design across the African diaspora marketers, advertisers, fundraisers, and designers often misunderstand and underestimate the potential of this massive market. However, this is not the case for everyone. Some brands have been able to break through stereotypes and build spaces in the digital marketplace to create vibrant online communities, using smart design, market position marketing to and from the African diaspora. Here are a few of them.