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  • RESOURCE – SU63.com

    Over the past few years I have been luck enough to have been able to travel and work with clients all...

    Great resourceStephen GatesMay 22, 2006
  • Practice safe design. Always use a strategy.

    The 8 questions have to answer on every single project, every single time.

    Back to basicsStephen GatesMay 22, 2006
  • Truth in web design

    I havn’t seen a really funny Web site in ages and now two in one week! This site will take you...

    Design & user experienceStephen GatesMay 20, 2006
  • Who knew shaving was funny?

    If you haven’t seen it already, the new site for the Norelco BodyGroom is one of the funniest I have seen...

    Design & user experienceStephen GatesMay 20, 2006
  • INISGHT – Macromedia XD Blog

    It’s worth checking out the this blog which is run by Josh Ulm and the experience design team at Macromedia. Subjects...

    Great resourceStephen GatesMay 19, 2006
  • Search in a SNAP

    I came across this new search engine this week and it is the first one I have seen in a long...

    Great resourceStephen GatesMay 19, 2006
  • Bad Design Kills

    I love everything about this site. It is funny and full of really well designed posters and other propoganda from a...

    Digital cultureStephen GatesMay 18, 2006
  • A Creative Creative – What a concept!

    A designer who actually put some thought and design into his website – what a concept. We are our own worst...

    Exceptional creativeStephen GatesMay 18, 2006
  • Can you resist?

    Don”tClick.it is a fantastic usability experient that take a whole new look at interaction design. The entire site is navigated only...

    Design & user experienceStephen GatesMay 18, 2006
  • Now that’s a cool search engine

    I came across this search engine which will scrape data and images from Amazon.com in the U.S, Canada, Japan or the...

    Design & user experienceStephen GatesMay 18, 2006
  • The Ego is Blogging

    Welcome to the all singing, all dancing, testament to my self-worth.

    FeaturedStephen GatesMay 18, 2001
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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 @baitme did an incredible job on the Mr Dob by @takashipom - details are fantastic. #takashimurakami #takashimurakamiart #mrdob #complexcon #bait #arttoy #designertoys #contemporaryart #popart #vinyltoys #urbanvinyl  Love coming home after a long week to find Mr Dob by @takashipom and @baitme waiting for me. #takashimurakami #takashimurakamiart #mrdob #complexcon #bait #arttoy #designertoys #contemporaryart #popart #vinyltoys #urbanvinyl  More in love with our @obeygiant from @galerie_itinerrance more every day. #streerart #shepardfairey #shepardfaireyart #shepardfaireyobey #streetartist #globe #earthcrisis  Feels a bit like Xmas today as our Earth Chrisis @obeygiant pieces and more showed up from @galerie_itinerrance in Paris. #obeygiant #obey #shepardfairey #streetartist #streetart #streetartparis #galerieitinerrance  Briefcase 2.0 thanks to @louisvuitton Avenue champ de Elysees #apolloalldaybag #louisvuitton #louisvuittonmonogram #monogrameclipse #lv #design #creativedirector
 Hello my name is Steve Gates and I have a Mr Dob by @takashipom problem. #takashimurakami #takashimurakamiart #mrdob #complexcon #bait #arttoy #designertoys #contemporaryart #popart #vinyltoys #urbanvinyl  Spending a lot of time away from home lately so looking forward to getting home tomorrow to see these two crazy ones. #NationalPuppyDay #pugs #pugsofinstagram #pug #puglife  Brunch with @thechiclibrary before I hit the road again #chic #tomford @blackscale #blackscale @tomford #brunch #fashion  I always love the unwritten rule in Barcelona where you can create street art on doors and shutters but not the actual buildings. #streetartbarcelona #barcelona #streetartofficial #streetart #streetartist  Another preview of our commission from @tristaneaton and based on the 'crazy' in letterpress type and archery target you should know this is my side of the piece. #tristaneaton #tristaneatonart #tristaneatonmural #streetart #streetartist #streetartofficial
 Everything is better on pairs so we got the crazy limited edition Gold Mr Dob by @takashipom and @baitme too. #takashimurakami #takashimurakamiart #mrdob #complexcon #bait #arttoy #designertoys #contemporaryart #popart #vinyltoys #urbanvinyl  Another preview of our @tristaneaton commission. Full photos coming soon #tristaneaton #tristaneatonart #tristaneatonmural #streetart #streetartist #streetartofficial  The @obeygiant globe is a limited edition replica of the one which hung from the Eiffel Tower last year and was made by the worlds oldest globe maker. #galerieitinerrance #streetartparis #streetart #streetartist #shepardfairey #obeygiant #obey @galerie_itinerrance  My kind of street art from the Gothic Quarter in Barcelona #streetart #streetartist #streetartofficial #barcelona #streetartbarcelona #hola #skull  Our abdominal snow Pug loves the weather and the 16" of snow at our house north of NYC which feels more like north of the wall today. #pug #pugs #pugsofinstagram #nyc #westchester #snow #northofthewall

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