Cover art by Armando Veve   Over the past decade, the online news journal Religion & Politics has doggedly and expansively covered the two topics thought unfit for polite company. To mark their tenth anniversary, we designed a beautiful anthology to showcase their richest contributions to the public dialogue on how religion and politics converge, […]

The Christian Century is a progressive, ecumenical magazine committed to thinking critically and living faithfully. Founded in 1884 and published under its current name since 1900, the Century explores what it means to believe and live out the Christian faith in our time. In a close collaboration with the editorial team, we reimagined the Century as a monthly magazine […]

To celebrate 100 years of Foreign Affairs, we gave the iconic magazine a design refresh.

Over the past months, we’ve had the honor of redesigning American Indian, the magazine of the Smithsonian’s National Museum of the American Indian. 

We collaborated with Frost Creative to develop and launch the first all-digital issue of Columbia Engineering.

Our work with CJR has been recognized by the National Magazine Awards, the Webby’s, the Anthem Awards, and SPD.

Point Five provided a full website redesign for the Center, from strategy through development and launch.

We are thrilled to share our latest project: the first ever all-digital, multimedia issue of Columbia Journalism Review.

In addition to winning a 2020 Webby, the Knight First Amendment Institute website has received four recent awards from Davey, Communicator, and W3.

Three artists we commissioned for Columbia Journalism Review have been selected for American Illustration 39. Two pieces by Jackie Ferrentino and one by Jon Han will appear in the print collection, and a piece by Axel Rangel Garcia will appear online.

The Knight First Amendment Institute website has won the 2020 Webby Award in the Law websites category.

Point Five and our collaborators received merit awards for our work on four client projects at the Society of Publication Designers 55th Annual Design Competition. Columbia Journalism Review, Harvard Divinity Bulletin, Seek, and PCMA Convene were all awarded. Gratitude to our clients, collaborators, and the artists who contributed their excellent work to these titles!

We’re proud to launch a redesigned magazine for Stanford Business, the alumni publication of the Stanford Graduate School of Business.

AUGUST 15, 2019

We’ve had the pleasure of taking a few trips to California this summer to work on an exciting project with the Stanford Graduate School of Business.

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).

Seek‘s website is a 2019 Webby Honoree in the category of General Websites: Science.  The website, which we designed and launched in 2018, is more than a digital version of the print magazine; it’s integral in fulfilling Seek‘s mission to share accessible, compelling stories that go behind the scenes of today’s breakthrough science research. With this […]

We met the next generation of Seek contributors, editors, artists, and art directors this weekend at The Rockefeller University’s “Science Saturday,” an annual science festival for children in grades K–8 and their families.

On April 23rd, Point Five’s Founder and Creative Director Alissa Levin spoke at the Cleveland Institute of Art. Postcard by Erika Grauzinis.

APRIL 22, 2019

Kevin Whipple’s work for Columbia Journalism Review  has been chosen for American Illustration 38.

Point Five and our wonderful collaborators received several honors for our work on Columbia Journalism Review at the Society of Publication Designers 54th Annual Design Competition. Pictured: The Threats Issue, cover and opener art by Melinda Beck.