Jun 12, 2013 |
GDUSA American Web Design Awards Winners are now published! Roughly 15 percent of the 1,200 entries (nearly twice the number of entries from last year) were declared winners.Check out Blue Ridge Foundation's rebrand and snazzy, completely-responsive website.
Apr 26, 2013 |
Ruben Greyhound writes about the new branding of Blue Ridge Foundation saying, "It seems that the brand is based on the digital concept to create a "L" in a bucket of pixels, to give visibility to the image." "The details of the services infographics, iconography, and color palette ... give this brand a graph ...
Apr 23, 2013 |
Design Firms Open for Business, by Steven Heller and Lita Talarico, is a firsthand look inside studios and offices, both large and small, from all over the world. The inner workings of more than 40 different-sized and variously focused design establishments are explored, offering keen insights into firms working on eve ...
Apr 23, 2013 |
MINI Hipster Road Trip infographic was featured in the May 2013 PAGE Magazine. PAGE is a German magazine for creative professionals in design, advertising and media. Photo credits: Julia Robbs
Apr 18, 2013 |
Before and After Blue Ridge Foundation logo was featured on Brand New. The editor comments, "I like the implied title of "I" and "L" in "BLUE," and nice typography overall." Check out our case study for more details.
Apr 01, 2013 |
Calling all sports fans! Check out Champions Ring on The Roosevelt and read more about how it all started. There are now 475 playoff brackets and counting on the site including 107 seasons of MLB (baseball), 66 seasons of NBA (basketball), 93 seasons of NHL (hockey), 92 seasons of NFL (football, 16 seasons of ...
Mar 15, 2013 |
Hyperakt's infographic on Internet Censorship in Iran is featured in an article, Iran's Web Censors vs. Google Reader, from The Washington Post. "Google's much-dreaded announcement on the coming demise of Google Reader has alarmed users in Iran - and drawn attention to the scale and complexity of online censorship ther ...
Mar 14, 2013 |
Internet Censorship in Iran Infographic has been featured on POPSCI, Laughingsquid, Gizmodo, & Explore!
Mar 14, 2013 |
Looking to get in the spirt of March Madness? Co.Design has featured The Champions Ring NCAA Basketball Tournament Brackets today. They call it the bracket "that you can fill in to one-up your tasteless colleagues."Get your NCAA bracket here!
Mar 12, 2013 |
Hyperakt is excited to announce that our TEACH case study is featured on AIGA's Design for Good: a movement to ignite, accelerate and amplify design-driven social change.Check out the entire case study here!
Mar 09, 2013 |
Several months ago, Hyperakt was approached by UNHCR to present at a wider conference about data visualization. We really enjoyed the talk and the opportunity to connect with the team, and are pleased that they've called us out in a recent interview, "Amplify, Connect, Explore: UNHCR Innovation." Rocco Nuri says that ...
Jan 20, 2013 |
Hyperakt is excited to announce, our branding project Teach, for Studio 360 has been featured in Brand New Awards book!
Nov 16, 2012 |
Julia ran a workshop on designing data at the Social Enterprise Boot Camp this fall. The Boot Camp was founded by Columbia's School of International and Public Affairs and NYU's Wagner School of Public Service. During the course of two days, it brings together 150 folks in the social enterprise space for a serie ...
Aug 14, 2012 |
Welcome to the Neighborwood!We're so thrilled to launch Neighborwoods today, to great success. Tina Roth Eisenberg writes on Swissmiss that "I agree with Aymie Spitzer that there is something magical about hand-drawn and hand-lettered maps." In lustrous, unfinished wood, our new engraved neighborhood maps are be ...
Jul 18, 2012 |
The web redesign we created for Visual.ly launched today! Visual.ly, a platform for displaying info graphics, added social functionality, community features, and what Co.Design describes as a "slick new interface." With the new redesign, you can browse info graphics by topic, "follow" each topic's newsfeed, and ...
Jul 05, 2012 |
We're on Mashable!The Evolution of the Web is given a glowing review in Mashable today, calling the piece "stunning and extensive…an immersive walk down digital memory lane."Check it out here, and share your thoughts on the most pivotal moment in Internet history!And the full screen Evolution of the Web is here
Oct 26, 2011 |
It's been a crazy journey! Along the way we've gotten to work with amazing clients doing incredible things for the world. We've made great friends and met many of our heroes. We've grown with the help of all the talented Hyperaktivists who form and have formed our team. Individually and collectively, we've learned a ton and ...
May 28, 2010 |
You can now follow Hyperakt on Facebook! Our profile is updated daily with new projects, new news items, new blog posts, new Tweets, and new photos, so you can follow all our activity just by becoming our fan.We've also made it easier to share our Hyperakt work and news on Facebook, Twitter, Delicious, and Google Buzz. ...
Jan 20, 2010 |
Need more Hyperaktivity in your life? You can start by checking out the Hyperakt Sporadical, our mighty little email newsletter that we use to let Hyperakt fans know about our goings-on. You can find the Sporadical at home on the brand new Follow page, where you can sign up to receive the Sporadical and view an archive ...
Dec 18, 2009 |
Introducing Hyperakt iPhone: the Hyperakt.com experience designed specifically for the Apple iPhone and iPod Touch.
More and more people are doing their web browsing on the go via mobile devices. Websites today are largely unequipped to accommodate these mobile users — but here at Hyperakt, we believe they don't have t ...
Oct 27, 2009 |
Hyperakt is pleased to announce the evolution of our brand mark and a completely new studio website, rebuilt from the ground up.Download the press release.The New Brand MarkHyperakt's new brand mark is a reflection of our mission and values. We help our clients deliver clear, bold messages that reach their targets like well ...
Jan 13, 2009 |
The NAACP, which celebrates it's centennial this year as we welcome our first African-American president, has asked us to create a commemorative poster for the inauguration.
Jan 13, 2009 |
Hyperakt created Billboard for the People, a campaign to publicly congratulate president-elect Obama through grassroots, outdoor advertising media in New York City. We'll place 1000 Obama posters at over 75 NYC locations! The posters will go up on January 10th and will remain up until January 27th, 2009. They will appear in ...
Oct 06, 2008 |
Hyperakt has been invited to exhibit its political posters and socially engaged art work at Geneva, Switzerland's Flux Laboratory arts & business gallery. The show, entitled 'The New Hope,' will open November 1, 2008 and run until November 17, 2008.Read the Press ReleaseCheck out our flickr photostream for more images.
Aug 18, 2008 |
Deroy's 'New Hope' posters have gotten a lot of attention from all over the world ever since we posted them up on our blog. Recently, we were asked by the Manifest Hope Gallery to submit the poster for display in their exhibit at the upcoming Democratic National Convention in Denver, CO. Partnered with MoveOn.org, the Manif ...
Feb 08, 2008 |
Deroy's interview with Spraygraphic, the design blog, was published and then recorded again for posterity in Parsons' Illustration Blog.
Feb 05, 2007 |
After a tough (and lengthy) selection process in which 7% of applicants are accepted, Michael will be moving clear across the Atlantic to attend FABRICA, Bennetton's Center for Design & Communication in Treviso, Italy. Michael will be working alongside fellow "Fabricanti," tackling various projects in product, retail and en ...
Sep 18, 2006 |
While Jules works on the latest Hypraktivist character "Ampy" we've been plying him with design projects. As a Brooklynite from Seattle, he's a little bit country and a little bit rock 'n' roll. That's ok, we here at Hyperakt could use a bit of Neko Case mixed in with our Tribe Called Quest every once in a while. It's good ...
Sep 07, 2006 |
Happy 5th Birthday, Hyperakt!Check out our flickr photostream for more images.
Jun 05, 2006 |
MICA graduate and designer extraordinaire, Michael (Mikey) Ciancio has joined the Hyperakt team as a full-time designer. This will mark Mikey's first "real" job in design, if you don't count that time he worked his creative magic for "Bagels 'N' A Hole Lot More" during high school. Seriously, we loved Michael's work as soon ...
Feb 27, 2006 |
With a history of making things better, Rosemary Hahn steps on to the Hyperscene, ready and willing to make our lives a living heaven. Welcome, Rosy!
Aug 12, 2005 |
Membership has its privileges. And as a valued member of the Brooklyn Chamber of Commerce, Hyperakt is now a featured member on ibrooklyn.com!
Jan 14, 2004 |
Deroy was hired to teach as an adjunct professor at Parsons. He'll be teaching a Professional Practices class to seniors in the Fall semester, followed by a Digital Presentation class in the Spring.
Sep 07, 2001 |
After graduating from Parsons School of Design in May, 2001, and 5 months of freelancing, Deroy Peraza reserves the domain name Hyperakt.com. The name Hyperakt was chosen for a variety of reasons. It originates from a loose translation of Deroy's childhood nickname "Trompo Loco," which is directly translated from Spanish as ...