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UW Design 2012
show, don't tell
show, don't tell
show, don't tell
show, don't tell
show, don't tell

UW Design Show 2012

B.Des — Bachelor of Design

Jacob Lawrence Gallery
School of Art
University of Washington


6 – 16 June
Open Wednesday – Saturday
12 – 4pm


Tuesday 5 June
5 – 8pm


Wednesday 6 June
5 – 8pm
Introductions & Awards:


M.Des — Master of Design

Henry Art Gallery
University of Washington

26 May – 17 June
Opening Reception:
Friday 25 May
7 – 9pm


Thursday 31 May
5 – 8:30pm
Conference Room
Mezzanine Level

The Work


You're looking at a preview of some of the work that we — the graduating class of 2012 — think is worth showing off. Welcome to UW Design 2012.



YuMi: Transtibal Prosthetic

ID, Medical, Sustainable

Common Ground

IXD, Graduate, Mobile, Systems


ID, Medical

J Magazine

VCD, Print, Publication

Prosthetic Leg

ID, Consumer, Medical

Learning Disabilities

VCD, Print, Information

Medical Sample Collector

ID, Medical

Marquee Magazine

VCD, Interactive, Print, Publication

Veteran Affairs Infographic

VCD, Print, Information


VCD, Print, Systems

Shock Monitor

ID, Consumer, Medical


ID, Consumer

Sound Transit

VCD, Branding, Web, Environment

ROAM Magazine

VCD, Publication, Print

The Hello Project

IXD, VCD, Interactive, Environment, Branding

The Record

VCD, Print, Environment

Amazon Rebrand

VCD, Motion, Branding, Print, Web, Environment

Modern Space – Efficient Kitchen Island

ID, Sustainable, Capstone

Brazil: Biodiversity & Ecosphere

VCD, Print, Information


VCD, Print

Lego OASIS Physical Interaction

IXD, Graduate, Interactive, Motion, Consumer

Beyond the Sound

VCD, Print, Publication, Capstone

Brazilian Coffee Industry

VCD, Print, Information, Interactive

National Park Poster Series

VCD, Print


ID, Medical

Emergent Behavior in Systems

IXD, VCD, Graduate, Print, Systems

Assembly Stencil Typeface

VCD, Print

BLINQ: Tangible Interaction

IXD, Interactive, Mobile, Consumer

Amazon Corporate Identity

VCD, Branding, Web

Uup! Your College Life

VCD, Interactive, Web

Get Used To It

VCD, Environment, Branding

The Beautiful Game

VCD, Print, Information

How Are You, World?

IXD, VCD, Interactive, Information

iPad Case

ID, Consumer

Colorful Thoughts

VCD, Interactive, Information

Coffee Maker

ID, Consumer

1&2 Publication

VCD, Print, Publication

Devine Structures

Graduate, Print, Publication


IXD, Interactive, Web

For Girls: A Biological Handbook

VCD, Print, Information, Medical, Capstone

Mighty Magazine

VCD, Print, Publication, Sustainable

Design Education in the United States

VCD, Graduate, Information

Blindness Infographic

VCD, Print, Information, Medical

Salty's Rebrand

VCD, Branding, Print, Capstone

Working Corps

IXD, VCD, Interactive, Environment, Web

INKED | Tattoos in Seattle

VCD, Motion, Print

Volta Electric Charging Station

ID, Consumer, Sustainable


VCD, Print

Division of Design Timeline

IXD, Interactive, Information, Web, Capstone

Student Spotlight

IXD, Interactive, Web, Systems


ID, Medical

The Challenge

IXD, Interactive, Mobile, Capstone

The Espresso

ID, Consumer

Ligne Sans

VCD, Print

EMP Visitor Guide App

IXD, Motion, Mobile, Capstone

A Perfect Spy

VCD, Motion, Capstone

The U.S. Federal Budget

VCD, Print, Information

MSM: Mobile Shock Monitor

ID, Systems, Medical

US National Parks

VCD, Print

National Park Posters

VCD, Print

TPYO Magazine

VCD, Print, Publication

Flight Deck Concept Center

IXD, Information, Systems

Defining Deafhood

VCD, Print, Information

Carbon Emissions from Livestock

IXD, Interactive, Information, Web, Sustainable

iPad Case

ID, Mobile, Consumer


VCD, Print

High Heel Prosthetic

ID, Consumer, Medical

Modern Expresso Machine

ID, Consumer, Environment

Seattle: Punishment Funded City

IXD, Graduate, Interactive, Information

Homegrown Hops

VCD, Print, Graduate, Information

Rethinking Prosthetics

ID, Consumer, Medical

Chicago Typeface Design

VCD, Print

Sound Transit Rebrand

VCD, Branding, Print, Environment, Web


VCD, Print

Voy Magazine

VCD, Print, Publication

Concert Posters

VCD, Print, Capstone

Espresso Machine

ID, Consumer

King County Libraries

VCD, Branding, Systems, Environment

Designing for Car Sharing

ID, Mobile, Systems, Consumer, Capstone

New Chinese Student Guide

VCD, Interactive, Print, Information, Web, Publication, Capstone

Infographics of Aging

VCD, Information, Print

Crime Symbols

VCD, Print, Information


ID, Medical

Catch Me If You Can

VCD, Graduate, Information, Publication

Neuroscience Publication

VCD, Publication, Medical

Sound Transit Rebrand

VCD, Motion, Environment, Branding, Print, Web

Shock Monitor

ID, Medical

Measuring Shock

ID, Consumer, Medical

Skein Magazine

VCD, Print, Publication

Our Big Gay Debate

IXD, VCD, Graduate, Interactive, Information


ID, Consumer, Medical

iUGO: a shock-monitoring device

ID, Medical, Systems

Audio Vision

IXD, Motion, Mobile, Systems, Consumer

Ethos- a prosthesis for Cambodia

ID, Systems, Sustainable


VCD, Print

Wicked Fit

IXD, ID, Graduate, Interactive

Global Campus

VCD, Branding, Print, Sustainable

Defense Infographics

VCD, Information, Print

Global Brigades

VCD, Branding, Print, Publication, Capstone

Power to the Commuter

ID, Consumer, Sustainable, Capstone

Income and Tax Inequality in America

VCD, Print, Information

Base Magazine

VCD, Print, Publication

Social Phones

IXD, Interactive, Mobile, Web

National Parks Campaign

VCD, Print, Systems

Prosthetic Leg

ID, Medical

King County Library System Rebrand

VCD, Branding, Environment, Web

The Cast