Our design for Columbia Journalism Review’s Winter 2018 issue, “Threats,” is a medal finalist in the Society of Publication Designers’ 54th Annual Design Competition. We are nominated for best overall issue design in the category of Custom Publishing/Brand/Trade/Institutional/Education. Cover and feature illustration: Melinda Beck. 

Columbia Journalism Review is a finalist for the 2019 National Magazine Award for General Excellence—the most prestigious honor given by the American Society of Magazine Editors.

A Sense of Place: Our February issue of PCMA Convene is here. We just love the scenes JooHee Yoon created for the cover and opener.

AUGUST 07, 2018

Seek, the science research magazine from The Rockefeller University, won two awards from The University & College Designers Association (UDCA).

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

MAY 31, 2016

We designed the first special print edition of CJR, celebrating the centennial of the Pulitzers.

Our redesigned site for Democracy: A Journal of Ideas received three fantastic honors. Hats off to the editorial team at Democracy and to our collaborators at Tierra Innovation. We could not be prouder to be a part of this team.

APRIL 20, 2016

We are thrilled to announce the launch of tricycle.org.