JUNE 28, 2018

Congratulations to PCMA Covene the winner of Association Media & Publishing’s  bronze EXCEL Award for General Excellence in the Magazines category.

Seek, the science research magazine from The Rockefeller University, won a silver award in the Editorial Design category from CASE (Council for the Advancement and Support of Education). Illustration by Alvaro Dominguez.

JUNE 14, 2018

We are looking for well-rounded designers to join our creative team.

Point Five Founder and Creative Director Alissa Levin will present the workshop Small Mags, Big Ideas on July 12th  at ICON10: The Illustration Conference in Detroit.

APRIL 04, 2018

Congratulations to our clients and collaborators! We are all Society of Publication Designers Print Merit Winners from the  53rd Annual Design Competition. Our work for Rockefeller University’s Seek Magazine was awarded for overall issue design, cover art by The Voorhes; Melinda Beck’s work for Columbia Journalism Review for illustration; and Selman Design’s illustration and lettering for PCMA Convene for design.

We designed materials for A First Amendment for All? Free Expression in the Age of Inequality, a symposium with the Columbia Law Review, the Knight First Amendment Institute, and the Center for Constitutional Governance. 

Columbia Journalism Review was nominated for the 2018 National Magazine Award in the Single-Topic Issue category. On the cover: Inauguration Day, Washington, DC. Portrait by Carolyn Drake for Magnum Photos. Washington Post special section featuring an illustration by Chris Buzelli and photograph by Matt McClain.

NOVEMBER 01, 2017

Point Five designed the research reports Liberals, Rogues and Enablers: The International Order for the 21st Century, and Keeping Up Appearances, as part of an going series for this non-profit.

Point Five Founder and Creative Director Alissa Levin talked about digital strategy and redesigning magazine websites at the 2017 Lane Press Publishers’ Conclave.

We designed Middlebury’s “Critical Conversations,” an ongoing series of events that encourage the campus community to engage deeply with issues of inclusivity and free expression. We worked with Aleksandar Savić to create a set of original illustrations for the project.

MAY 05, 2017

2017 was a big year for the studio, marking 20 years! Thank you to all of our friends and clients who have helped us on this journey.  

Harvard Divinity Bulletin, Summer/Autumn 2016, illustration by Vivienne Flesher

Congratulations to Vivienne Flesher! Her work for Harvard Divinity Bulletin is featured in this year’s American Illustration 36.

 

Alissa was honored to give a keynote presentation about digital design at the Council for Advancement and Support of Education (CASE) Editor’s Forum.

We launched a new site for Commonweal, enhancing their diverse content covering religion, politics, books and culture.

We’re proud to introduce Seek, the new science research magazine from The Rockefeller University.

The latest issue of Democracy: A Journal of Ideas arrived in the mail today. You can find the entire symposium online.

JANUARY 01, 2017

Point Five partners Alissa Levin and Ben Levine are pleased to announce that Design Director Nathan Eames is now a partner in the firm. Nathan joined Point Five in 2007 and will continue to expand both design and technology services for our clients, as well as new business.

DECEMBER 03, 2016

In honor of International Day of Persons with Disabilities, NYU / Tisch School of the Arts presents Heidi Latsky Dance’s installation On Display. Photograph by Amro Arida.

Alissa joined a panel led by Ellen Weinstein on illustration and journalism at the Brown Institute for Media Innovation and Columbia Journalism School.

OCTOBER 06, 2016

Working with animator Francesca Cattaneo, we produced this installment of Nautilus’ Spark of Science series.