As a holiday gift for clients, a limited edition puzzle within a puzzle. Project: For their 2017 holiday client gift, NYC branding studio, Partners & Spade, commissioned Canadian-born artist, Geoff McFetridge, to create a limited edition puzzle…within a puzzle. Using McFetridge’s shapes and artwork, the designers worked closely with DATAGRAPHIC to re-imagine what a jigsaw could be. The […]
A custom box and note cards for an iconic Manhattan tower. Project: Designed by Philip Johnson, the striking tower at 550 Madison Avenue in New York City is one of the most recognizable buildings in Manhattan. Its characteristic notch and 7-story arched entrance way provided the inspiration for the minimalist line drawing foil stamped onto the […]
A gilded invitation suite befitting of a 125th anniversary celebration. Project: Designed by Sacks Communications, this elegantly gilded invitation suite for the New York Electrical Contractors Association’s 125th Anniversary Celebration is just the stuff that gets us out of bed in the morning. We love the challenge of combining different printing processes and finishing techniques […]
When extra special real estate offerings come along, there’s no better way to communicate luxury, uniqueness and class like the rich, tactile nature of print.
A real estate identity suite as luxurious as its address. Project: Designed by renowned architects Beyer Blinder Belle, the team behind the restoration of Grand Central Terminal and The Empire State Building, 1010 Park Avenue is both a striking and contextual addition to the Park Avenue Historic Landmark District in which it is located. Such […]
Before, during and after an event, beautifully printed collateral helps boost the overall experience for attendees and communicates a level of sophistication and quality about your organization.
Offset or litho, for short, is the most common printing method whereby the inked design is transferred from the printing plate to a rubber blanket and then onto the paper. Digital printing is ideal for short runs. Designs are printed directly onto a variety of substrates using electroink technology. This digital ‘ink’ does not require additional drying time like conventional offset printing, allowing for more rapid production and finishing.
A perfect bound keepsake for a perfect night. Project: The 2017 AIGA Awards Gala proved to be a night of sheer creativity as this year’s honorees shared heart-felt messages of inspiration and gratitude to a room filled with design’s top talent. The 94-page program book, designed by Andrea Hyde, boasted a 5-color PMS offset litho + micro […]
2017 AIGA Awards Gala Invitation Suite: A playful study in color and form to celebrate design greatness. Project: DataGraphic is honored to be the official printing sponsor of the 2017 AIGA Awards Gala and we couldn’t be more excited to be a part of such a prestigious event. This year’s honorees include Art Chantry, Emmett […]
(NOTE: This article originally appeared as “Bloomingdale’s Spring Loyallist Gift Box” on PaperSpecs on January 31, 2017) Hard to believe but there was a time when stores actually expressed some appreciation for your custom beyond a deluge of “you bought this so why don’t you buy that” emails. One retailer that still knows the value of […]
A Direct Mail Campaign that ‘Stands Up’ to Multiple Processes Project: Playing on harsh winter weather and optimistically anticipating a gentle spring, we decided to show off our multi-process artistry with a playful, free-standing direct mail campaign. The piece, which blew across our presses like a nor’easter, combines five different processes and, with the tuck of a […]
Project: We were asked to print and bind this large-format real estate presentation book for a luscious new East Village offering. Offset printed 6 over 6 with two PMS colors, the softly textured Neenah cover stock takes a hit of gold foil to bring depth to the building’s identity. The finished product was a substantial book that illuminated […]