timeline — January to July 2023
roles — brand identity, photography, videography, art direction, typography, web design
working for — Studio Tilt
collaboration — Slip Rabbit Studio
I built the visual system for a direct research project examining participants relationships with vibrations in their home using a porcelain instrument called the Inner Ear that both captures and represents data.
Visual System ︎︎︎
Logo Progression ︎︎︎
For the logo, we wanted something simple that felt worked with the system in an interesting way. Eventually I dropped the “The” and changed the typeface, creating a custom letterform “R” that resonated with the form of the device.
Audrey Desjardins, Timea Tihanyi, Freesoul El Shabazz-Thompson, Brock Craft, Julia R. Saimo. (2023). The Inner Ear: Capturing and Physicalizing Home Vibrations. In Proceedings of Designing Interactive Systems. DIS’23. ACM Press.
Wyatt Olson, Freesoul El Shabazz-Thompson, Melanie Wells, Janey Yee, Julia R. Saimo, Bill Xiong, Brock Craft, Audrey Desjardins. (2023). Exposing Tensions in Documentary Filmmaking for Design Research: The Inner Ear Shorts. Extended abstracts in Designing Interactive Systems. DIS’23. ACM Press.