DesignExhibitions

Hsia I-Fu: A Life in Ink catalog for MSFA

Last month, I had the pleasure of creating a catalog for the Hsia I-Fu retrospective running over the Fall season at M. Sutherland Fine Arts.  I never had the chance to meet Hsia but working with his intricate wonderlands over the past five years has been very rewarding.  It was…
E. Tage Larsen
November 11, 2017
Design

Hung Hsien catalog for M. Sutherland Fine Arts

Alan at Union Solidarity Graphics (LIC,NY) was nothing short of Herculean in his delivery of a exhibition catalogs I designed for M. Sutherland Fine Arts.  They produced a perfect bound 38pp (#100 text / #100 cover) in six days, with two hand-bound and hand delivered proofs to stall the process.
E. Tage Larsen
March 10, 2016
Design

Hsu Kuohuang catalog at M. Sutherland Fine Arts

    Here's a glimpse of the catalog I did for M. Sutherland Fine Art's exhibition a few months back: Hsu Kuohuang: Views of Taroko Gorge.  the entire catalog is downloadable at: Hsu Kuohuang: Views of Taroko Gorge   Hsu's work is incredible and a pleasure to have worked with.
E. Tage Larsen
February 2, 2015
Design

Exhibition Catalog, “Hai Tao: New Paintings”

Here are some layout samples of the Hai Tao painting catalog I put together last Spring for M. Sutherland Fine Art.  In total, it was a 42 page catalog with full plate illustrations and details, plus an essay from Martha Sutherland. I'm very pleased with the way the book came…
E. Tage Larsen
August 23, 2014
Design

Marathon Social: Identity Design and Process

  Thought I'd share with you some of the process involved in creating an identity mark for Marathon Social, a start up social media public relations firm. The client wanted a bold, clean and corporate mark that had an active tone to it.       Below is a look…
E. Tage Larsen
April 4, 2014
Design

Branding vs. Publishing

Notes on Branding and Publishing from the recent Brand Perfect event. Brand Perfect is an offshoot of Monotype.  They've been around for about 18 mos. and hold rotating events in a handful of major cities around the world.  Last week, they came through Manhattan for the second time and had…
E. Tage Larsen
February 11, 2013
Design

She Loves Me, She Loves Me Not

My friends at the Harlem Sound Project are having their third jamboree as a struggle between the pro-lovers and the anti-lovers for a Valentine's Cabaret at Harlem's Chipped Cup.  Kyra asked me to come up with an invitation.  So...   The photo/art illustration is a composite of a Pierre Paul…
E. Tage Larsen
January 30, 2013
Design

A logo for Bad Wolf Coffee

Hello All, When i can, I like to create process pieces on how Identity work develops and I've just done this for my new work for Bad Wolf Coffee over at the Behance portfolio site.  If you'd like to watch the magic unfold please have a gander at: Bad Wolf…
E. Tage Larsen
November 4, 2012