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  • Hellboy 2 alternate reality gaming

    Imaginative director Guillermo del Toro has his new movie Hellboy 2: the Golden Army debuting in the middle of July and...

    Design & user experienceStephen GatesJune 30, 2008
  • Greenpeace creates it’s own WeAtheR

    Greenpeace has launched a new online game called WeAtheR where, you guessed it, you can play with other people to solve...

    Design & user experienceStephen GatesJune 26, 2008
  • UNIQLO wins Cyber and Titanium Grand Prix at Cannes

    In case you didn’t see UNIQLO’s music dance clock called UNIQLOCK won the Cyber and Titanium Grand Prix at the 2008...

    ViralStephen GatesJune 23, 2008
  • Mercedes Benz Fan Mosaic

    Not sure the site says but I thought this new site called Fans 2008 that was an interesting new site from...

    Site reviewStephen GatesJune 23, 2008
  • FluidBook Digital Books

    Digital Books and online circular are nothing new but they have always been clumsy solutions based on a wide collection of...

    Design & user experienceStephen GatesJune 23, 2008
  • Ecco makes a round Web site with the endless walk

    Saw an interesting site today for Ecco shoes called the Ecco World. The site is videos of several different people walking...

    Design & user experienceStephen GatesJune 19, 2008
  • Fosters Scuba – Taking Flash underwater

    Fosters Beer has launched an interesting new microsite called Ride The Scuba. The concept is that Fosters has launched a new...

    Design & user experienceStephen GatesJune 17, 2008
  • Coverflow has a child called SearchMe

    A came across another new search engine today called When I first went to the site I had a strong...

    Design & user experienceStephen GatesJune 15, 2008
  • Smart Cars get even smaller online

    I have started to see more and more SMART cars rolling around here in New York City since they finally launched...

    Design & user experienceStephen GatesJune 12, 2008
  • Nike just does social change well with The Girl Effect

    Nike going great and interesting interactive is nothing new but this is the first site from them I can remember that...

    Design & user experienceStephen GatesJune 8, 2008
  • Google resurects Dr. Seuss. to expain Favicon change

    I got a link tonight from one of my best friends to an article from Marissa Mayer the VP of Search...

    BrandingStephen GatesJune 8, 2008
  • Yugo Nakamura is at it again with Uniqlo Try

    Yugo Nakamura is at it again. For those of you who don’t know the name he is the guy behind the...

    Design & user experienceStephen GatesJune 6, 2008
  • Taking Flash off the screen with Adobe Creativity Conducted

    I saw Ken Martin the Chief Creative Officer at Blitz, an interactive agency from Los Angeles, today and it reminded me...

    Design & user experienceStephen GatesJune 4, 2008
  • Google changes 16 pixels and the world goes crazy

    It isn’t a new trend that great brands breed fanatical followers but last week the Google faithful created an uproar of...

    BrandingStephen GatesJune 3, 2008
  • Code & Theory launches new site

    I just finished a collaboration with the New York office of Code and Theory to create which is the main...

    Design & user experienceStephen GatesJune 3, 2008
Creative Director, Designer, Brand Builder, Speaker, Podcaster, Crazy One. As a designer, I have 20+ years experience creating the strategy, concepts, and designs for award-winning integrated global advertising campaigns, building multiple global Fortune 500 brands and creating innovative digital experiences. As a leader, I have 15+ years transforming agency and client-side teams using a mix of creativity, business strategy, process and political skill to create innovative, world-class work and cultures that change industries and companies. My clients have included American Airlines, W Hotels, Disney, Citi, ExxonMobil, Acura, Old Navy, Nationwide Insurance, Verizon, Subaru and many others. My work has received over 150 international awards, my app designs have been named as one of the World’s 100 Greatest Apps, Apple has featured my work in 9 keynotes, 4 TV commercials and more.

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 Thanks to @the_villainess for an amazing work in progress shot of the soon to be crown jewel of our collection - a huge (8' wide) commission from @tristaneaton based on the lives of @thechiclibrary and I. Can't thank him enough knowing how busy he is and I'm SO F*CKING EXCITED!!! #streetart #streetartist #streetartnyc #streetartofficial #tristaneaton #tristaneatonart #tristaneatonmural  @visionaireworld X @louisvuitton from back in the day when Kidrobot actually made art toys #louisvuitton #lv #kidrobot #visionaire #visionaireworld #monogram #louisvuittonmonogram #murakami #takashimurakami  Got a vintage @huckgee Skullleader as a new addition to the collection #urbanvinyl #huckgee #mech #robotech #robot  @thechiclibrary in full effect at New York Fashion week for the photographers tonight in @ika_editions @blackscale and @tomford #nyfw #newyorkfashionweek  Forgot to mention I got to see @huckgee new Skullhead mech work in progress which I think is one of the best pieces he has ever done. I already put in dibs on at least one. #huckgee #huckgeeskullhead #urbanvinyl
 Extremely honored to have been chosen by @ghoshal and @erondu to join 25 design leaders from AirBnB, Uber, Facebook, Slack, Google Ventures, IDEO and more for High Resolution, a 25 episode video series on design. Look for my episode focusing on creativity and leadership coming soon. @highrespodcast #creativity #leadership #design #podcast  Spent the morning with @the_chris_buck new book Uneasy which is a fantastic look at the work of one of the most creative people I know. Get your copy at #chrisbuck #photography #photographer #portraitphotography #portrait #portraits  Some days I feel like I should wear this @huckgee armor to work. #huckgee #urbanvinyl #mech #armor #toy #kidrobot #dunny  If you listen to The #CrazyOne podcast you have @lukewessman to thank for it. He gave me the push to finally launch it and it was one of the best decisions I've ever made. He is a constant inspiration, someone who makes me want to be a better man and I always feel lucky to count him as one of my friends. Thanks for the support brother. #crazyones #lukewessman #tattooartist #lag #crazyone  @nychos under scaffolding in Haight Ashbury #streetart #streetartist #nychos #streetartofficial #streetartsf
 A pile of pugs and a @steelers blanket - what else do you need on a day off? #pug #pugs #pugsofinstagram #steelers #yinz #burghproud #herewegosteelers  FYI - it's pronounced 'art' not 'toy'. These @huckgee pieces are hand made and can take up to a year to produce. #huckgee #robotech #mech #robot #urbanvinyl  Happy Valentines Day to @thechiclibrary - love of my life fierce and true. #chic #nyfw #fashion #love  Because of Snowmaggeddon in NYC I'm having to do my meetings from home today and apparently everyone thinks they are a Creative Director in this house. #pug #pugsofinstagram #design #creativedirector #puglife #designer #dogismycopilot  @huckgee amazing work in progress #urbanvinyl #huckgeeskullhead #huckgee

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