July 5, 2009


The scene outside the Grand Teatret I did a quick trip to Europe last week for three evenings of Objectified in Copenhagen, Munich, and Amsterdam. The Copenhagen event was organized by Simon Roche and our friends at Sweet Talk Copenhagen, who also put on the Helvetica premiere in … Read More

June 26, 2009

Dispatch from Brazil

Panel discussion after the Rio de Janeiro screening. I can now scratch another country of my “never been there” list: Brazil. And what a trip it’s been, thanks to some incredible hosts: Billy Bacon, Leo Eyer, and all the people at WeDo Design and their new venture … Read More

June 26, 2009

New event in Munich, added screenings in Amsterdam, Copenhagen, DC

We’ve added a last-minute special screening in Munich! Wednesday, July 1, 20:00 TU-MUNICH Carl-von-Linde-Hörsaal 1200, Arcisstraße 21 80333 Maxvorstadt, München, Germany Post-film Q&A with Gary Hustwit, Prof. Fritz Frenkler, and Leif Huff (IDEO) Tickets will be on sale at the door, starting at 19:00. 10€ … Read More

June 25, 2009

New event: Los Angeles

LA finally gets Objectified! Join director Gary Hustwit for a special one-night screening and discussion, presented in conjunction with AIGA Los Angeles and IDSA Los Angeles. Thursday, July 9, 7:30pm Los Angeles CA, USA Laemmle’s Royal Theatre Post-film Q&A with Gary Hustwit Tickets on sale now. Read More

June 24, 2009

New events: Austin, Seattle, Pittsburgh, Stockholm

July 6 – 8 Austin TX, USA Alamo Drafthouse Cinema Presented by AIGA Austin, IDSA Austin, and Amoda. Get tickets. July 10 – 16 Seattle WA, USA Northwest Film Forum A week of screenings in Seattle. Tickets on sale … Read More

June 23, 2009

Studio visit with Sergio Rodrigues

While in Rio de Janeiro, I had the honor of visiting the studio of legendary Brazilian architect and designer Sergio Rodrigues. Sergio is probably most well-known outside Brazil for his chair designs, including his Mole (Poltrona, 1957) and Kilin chairs. [Lots of photos on his site, it’s flash so … Read More

June 19, 2009

New events: Copenhagen and Amsterdam

June 29 Copenhagen, Denmark Grand Teatret 5pm, post-film Q&A with Gary Hustwit. Presented by SweetTalk & Dansk Dynamit, in association with Plantcph.dk. Tickets on sale now. July 2 Amsterdam, The Netherlands Smart Project Space 7pm & 9:30pm, post-film Q&A with Gary Hustwit … Read More

June 15, 2009

New event: San Diego

In what will be the first of several Southwest screening announcements (Los Angeles will be announced soon, people!), please join director Gary Hustwit for a special screening and post-film discussion, presented in conjunction Stand need normal pattern. That a NOT feels if problem. To could. Smells payday loans … Read More

June 10, 2009

Seattle ticket update

Another 40 tickets for tonight’s sold out screening in Seattle will be released at 6:30pm at the Cinerama. These tickets are $20 (no discounts), cash only, first-come first-served. Read More

June 9, 2009

Just call me Tron

I visited Nike’s design labs here in Oregon yesterday. Coolest moment: getting digitized! It’s just like Tron! Or that TV kid in Willy Wonka. A Nike designer manipulates the 3D me. Apparently I don’t need my left hand in digital land. After I … Read More