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Arced Movement Here's another example from our Medium post on Animation Principles in UI. This example shows the principle of arcs, in which the direction an obj...
Focus Area Knight's focus areas are the organizing principle for funding and the generation of institutional knowledge. We developed a color system to associa...
Knight Foundation Redesign We recently finished up a year long project with Knight Foundation. A big shout out to @Nabil Kazerouni for his support throughout the whole thing....
Airbnb Business Guide Illustrations We're currently working on Airbnb Business' user guide platform. Here's a teaser of a few illustrations in the style that Putnam outlined for Airbn...
Animation Principles in UI We’ve been taking the time to be really intentional with integrating motion design into our UI/UX flow. This example uses the principle of Solid Dr...
2016 Octopus Road Trip badge One of the most fun traditions of the year at Octopus is our annual team trip. Last year we rented a cabin in Tahoe and the year before we visited ...
Amazfit Icons Here's a set of icons we designed for Amazfit to help get across their fitness tracker's features. We went with this simple style so that these wou...
Amazfit.com is Live! Amazfit is an activity tracker that encourages personal style and healthy living. We had a great time teaming up with their team to design and dev...
Rising Tide A continuation of the series of editorial illustrations posted yesterday with a new subject. In this we depict a surging economic climate. With th...
Information Revolution A series of editorial style illustrations depicting the effects of an information revolution. This is one of three illustration series. More to com...
Worst Case Scenario We're currently working on a series of illustrations depicting different political/economic scenarios. This is part of the "Worst Case" scenario. ...
Brand Elements Mood boards let us feel out more experimental options and help us work through brand directions as they’re being developed. This direction leverage...
Home Page Option This was an early home page visual direction from a great project we recently completed for another studio. We worked closely with their team to re...
Style Exploration: SciFi One of my favorite parts of the design process is style exploration. We use different approaches depending on the project. This is a simple mood bo...
KBI Icons Here are some initial icons we worked up for KBI to help highlight their capabilities. Had a great time coming up with iconography for some pretty ...
KBI Redesign - Unused Concept We were exploring design directions for the redesign of a biopharmaceutical company, KBI. Had a lot of fun putting this together. We ended up going...
Roux Maison We had a blast working on this project. It was chalk full of constraints and problems that were both challenging and fun. The end result is both ...
UX Principles - 03 Here's a couple more screens from our work with Google earlier this year on defining best practices for mobile apps and sites. These screens are fr...
Design Kollective – Tile Actions Design Kollective blends the ability to curate furniture with a full-on shopping experience. All of the actions that are available on the full prod...
UX Principles - 02 Earlier this year we worked with a team at Google to define mobile UX best-practices for retailers. The project called for the design of several hy...
Design Kollective – Collections Over the past few months, we've been designing and developing the Design Kollective app. This is a collection page where either shops or shoppers c...
New Octopus Site 🍻 Phase one of our new site is live at Octop.us! Stay tuned for subsequent releases showcasing our team, culture, and perspectives over the next seve...
Pulitzer Winner Page Had fun balancing subtle geometric sectioning, a little skeou flare, and some strong typography. A nice project to commemorate John S. Knight being...
Crossroads Redesign We've had the pleasure of working with the amazing Crossroads team out of Kansas City on a site redesign. Here's the homepage, minus final photogra...
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