Please join us for refreshments, fellowship and fun at Northern-Southern to celebrate the opening of BUTTONS, a show of art/design/sound for pushing and touching.

Opening Reception:

Saturday
April 12, 2014
5pm

ART/DESIGN
by
CLAW (Chris Lyons & Alan Watts)
Joe McKay
Matthew Steinke
Heather Kelley
Leslie Sisson
Phillip Niemeyer

ONLINE BUTTON GALLERY
curated by Brandon Durham

BUTTON SOUNDS
by
The Octopus Project
The Wrens
Jim Eno
Cookies
connect_icut
Katie Porter
Deison / Mingle
Philippe Petit
Vin Vinturella
Sound Machine
Carlos Orozco
Patrick Healy

& more

info

Northern-Southern is a 21st Century design consultancy. We help our clients understand and craft the words, pictures, processes, objects, spaces, stories, tools, and ideas of tomorrow. We have answers for ways to get answers. We are devoted to honesty, humanity and the craft of thinking and making. We work for people and causes in which we believe and pay thoughtful attention to their needs.

We take commissions for design projects in several disciplines. We write as much as we can. We also hold exhibitions at our space at 1800 Koenig Lane.

services

Brand Strategy
Concept Development
Writing
Messaging
Naming
Content Strategy
Identity
Design Systems
Print
Packaging
Environmental Design
Exhibition Design
Signage
Event Design
Web and Mobile
Motion and Film

selected clients

We are a new company. Our founders’ previous clients include:
New York Times
New York Magazine
LG
Andrew Carmellini
The Dutch
WNET Channel 13
FoodChange (now Food Bank of New York)
Nokia
The Ford Foundation
Sony Picture Classics
Apple
Teacher’s College Press at Columbia University
Art F City
Merge Records
PayPal
Public Hi-Fi
Disney
National Wildlife Federation
Sierra Club

people

Phillip Niemeyer

Phillip Niemeyer is a designer with 10 years experience working with clients ranging from celebrity chefs to tech start-ups to large non-profit organizations. He is a guest critic at Parsons School of Design. He summed up the decade 2000-09 in graphic form for the New York Times Op Ed page. His animation work has been featured at Sundance, SXSW and The International Short Film Festival. Phillip has a JD from The University of Texas School of Law. Prior to becoming a designer, he worked as a civil rights and business litigator in Austin, Texas.
@phillipniemeyer

Carlos Orozco

Over the past 14 years, Carlos has managed global product and service offerings for companies like Dell and Apple. Most recently, he worked as the Engagement and Production Director at Springbox, an award-winning Interactive agency. While at Springbox, he worked with Paypal, Disney, Nestle and Nokia to provide full-service digital solutions as well as developing partnerships with agencies such as Mother, GSDM, Latinworks and Publicis Modem. Carlos believes passionately in making things, whether that includes building furniture or composing music with Austin-based band, Gold Beach.
@hoorayforevery1