First Things First
By Frontier Media
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From the Association of Registered Graphic Designers and Frontier Media, it’s First Things First, a show about how design shapes and creates our world.
||CleanJessica Hische||Jessica Hische describes herself as a "Lettering artist, author, illustrator, letterpress printer, and type designer" but also a "Mother, procrastiworker, and a million other things". She has worked with many well recognized brands, authors, and other..||3/15/2019||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanLive Episode: Bonnie Siegler||This episode of First Things First was recorded live on stage at Design Thinkers in Toronto with Bonnie Sielger about her book, Dear Client. Siegler was voted one of the 50 most influential designers working today by GDUSA. Her career spans a wide...||2/28/2019||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanForest Young||Forest Young is a designer and educator whose ranging knowledge stretches to all points of the map, challenging the listener in unexpected ways. At Wolff Olins, he leads design initiatives for the world’s most influential companies recently...||2/16/2019||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanMichael Bierut||Michael Bierut is a proper gentleman. With his sharp dress punctuated by an iconic hat and scarf, he moves through a room with the gravity of one of the world’s best known designers. But his iconic status is paired with an arresting attentiveness....||1/15/2019||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEllen Lupton||Ellen Lupton believes that design tells stories that touch peoples’ minds and bodies. She asks how a song tastes and how designers engage the senses to create richer and more inclusive experiences. In this episode, Ellen talks about the tyranny of...||12/17/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanPaul Sahre||Paul Sahre is a New York based designer who has worked with everyone from Marvel, to Google, to the New York times. He’s an expert cover designer. He’s designed album covers for bands like They Might be Giants, covers for magazines like New York...||11/15/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitKrys Blackwood||Krys Blackwood fights for the user. That means she designs the way that human beings interact with software and hardware so that they have a good experience rather than the frustration many of us face with technology that doesn’t want to cooperate....||10/15/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitJan Chipchase||Jan Chipchase is a Tokyo based researcher, designer, and strategist. He is also an author of a new book, The Field Study Handbook, considered an essential reference to running international field research as well as a guide for those who want to underst||9/15/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitTimothy Goodman||Timothy Goodman is a New York based designer and illustrator. He is also an author and activist concerned with social issues and an unending quest for authentic experiences and human interaction. In this episode he discusses his transition from home ren||8/15/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitAstrid Stavro||Astrid Stavro designs magazines and brands from an office on a warm island in the Mediterranean. How does a person who once studied journalism get into design? And how can design help us better understand content?||4/30/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitJeff Greenspan||Jeff Greenspan is a designer and a stand-up comic based in New York City. He once quit a job after 15 minutes. This episode is about how design can be used to powerfully and emotionally convey an idea.||4/30/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitEmily Oberman||Emily Oberman is a partner at international powerhouse design firm, Pentagram in New York City. She has worked with everyone from Jimmy Fallon to Lorne Michaels and believes design can change the world.||4/18/2018||Free||View in iTunes|