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. 

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

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

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

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.

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.

NOVEMBER 15, 2018

We’re proud to launch a new website for Seek, the award-winning science research magazine from The Rockefeller University.

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.