News & Press
FG Wins Big At W3 Awards
September 20th, 2012 | Big News
Funny Garbage cleaned up at the 2012 W3 Awards! FG brought home 3 Golds and 3 Silvers, including a Gold for the new Cartoon Network 2.0 app that Andy creative directed and designed.
Andy Discusses New Book At Meetup Talk
September 19th, 2012 | Word On The Street
Andy and co-author Jason Nunes had a full house at tonight’s Meetup talk for app developers. Topics included user testing, branding and other subjects from their new book, Interactive Design: An Introduction to the Theory and Application of User-Centered Design. Check out what people are saying about their presentation here.
Andy’s Book Published By Rockport Press
September 15th, 2012 | Hot Off the Press
Andy is thrilled to announce the release of his new book. Titled Interactive Design: An Introduction to the Theory and Application of User-Centered Design, it approaches the user-centered design process from a designer’s perspective. Andy acted as both co-author and co-designer. Pick up your copy now!
Time Out New York Features APD
August 16th, 2012 | Hot Pick
This week’s Time Out New York includes a round up of the best New York-themed stationery items, including APD’s Times Square Thank You card. Read more about it here.
Apple Names CN App An Editors’ Choice
August 12th, 2012 | Award Winner
Funny Garbage is thrilled to announce that the app they developed for Cartoon Network is an Apple Editors’ Choice. The innovative app harnesses the power of the iPad, allowing viewers to simultaneously watch shows while playing games. Touted as “first-of-its-kind” and “revolutionary,” the app is available for iPad and iPhone. Read more about it here.
NYC’s Museum Of Natural History Sells APD
July 27th, 2012 | New Store
We’re really excited to announce our newest shop, the American Museum of Natural History in Manhattan. The museum is home to a store described as a “world-class source for unique gifts.” Read more about it here.
Find APD At The Brooklyn Botanic Garden
July 25th, 2012 | New Store
We’re happy to announce our newest shop, the Brooklyn Botanic Garden. Next time you’re there to visit the cherry blossoms or acres of greenery, be sure to stop by the store to check us out. Read more about it here.
Andy To Speak At DesignThinkers 2012
July 4th, 2012 | Big News
Andy is excited to be named a guest speaker for the 2012 DesignThinkers Conference in Toronto. This gathering of visual communicators is sure to be a really interesting event! Read more about it here.
Pre-Order Andy’s Book
May 28th, 2012 | Hot Off the Press
The book Andy co-wrote and co-designed for Rockport Press, Interactive Design, is now available for pre-order on Amazon.com. Grab your copy now!
SVA Is A Communication Arts Webpick
May 11th, 2012 | In the News
Communication Arts names the School of Visual Arts website, designed by Funny Garbage, the Webpick of the Week. They write, “With a homepage that’s curated daily, it’s an easy-to-navigate framework for finding information and discovering new content and presenting SVA’s ever-growing pool of talent. The dynamic and rich site aggregates media feeds to reflect the breadth of the SVA community and bring its collective artistic output to the forefront.”
SFMOMA Now Carries APD
March 30th, 2012 | New Store
We’re totally thrilled to announce our newest shop: the San Francisco Museum of Modern Art Store. Be sure to drop by after checking out the art!
Shop APD At Aldea Home
March 13th, 2012 | New Store
Aldea Home, a beautiful shop in San Francisco’s Mission District, is the newest place to find APD products. If you find yourself in the area, be sure to check it out!
New SVA Site Goes Live
March 8th, 2012 | New Project
Andy and the rest of the Funny Garbage team are excited to announce the launch of the newly redesigned website for the School of Visual Arts. According to SVA, the site’s mix of media feeds “reflect[s] the breadth of the SVA community and bring[s] its collective artistic output to the forefront.” Check it out here.
Pricetag Gets Noticed At Launch.is
March 7th, 2012 | In the News
Israeli President Shimon Peres was one of the many people to check out Pricetag at the 2012 Launch.is conference in San Francisco. Read more about it here.
Andy’s Work Featured In New Book
February 21st, 2012 | Shout Out
Some of Andy’s cards are featured in a new book from Rizzoli, I (Heart) Stationery. Read more about it here.