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We specialize in expressing ideas in environments, and creating meaningful experiences that resonate on a human scale. For us, visual communication is more than type, color and image, it’s an opportunity to connect people, places, and ideas. To inform. To educate. To enrich. To celebrate.

We design exhibitions, installations, wayfinding systems, workplaces, branding, donor recognition, and placemaking projects.
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Why a Meadow? Find out at the Gates Foundation campus.
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UW Design Show 2022 launches, celebrated with a special edition poster
Reinventing the Jacob Lawrence Gallery
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How We Work

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We are hiring!

Design Intern, Summer 2023

We are looking for particularly talented students/recent graduates to be a part of our team over the 2023 summer break. Our interns will primarily support client projects, which could include anything from exhibitions, to interpretive signage, to branding, to wayfinding systems. Our projects are never run-of-the-mill and you’ll learn a lot about how to translate ideas into meaningful experiences, and how graphic design can take form into the built environment.

If you’ve got the chops to be a part of this talented team, submit your cover letter and CV to .

The due date for applications is 31 January 2023. Interviews will be arranged for early February. Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

Your Responsibilities
—Assist with design projects and studio initiatives
—Participate in studio meetings
—Work closely with experienced designers to learn the different phases and requirements of complex design projects
—Support social media presence
—Hone your design skills while gaining some solid, real-world experience

—Currently enrolled in, or recent graduate of a relevant design program (graduate or undergraduate)
—Proficiency in InDesign, Illustrator, Photoshop. Familiarity with SketchUp, After Effects.
—A keen eye for typography
—Strong communicator. Team player. Diligent, but fun to be around : )

Internship Details
8–12 week internship dependent upon studio and intern schedules. (Jun-Aug)
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