We were able to catch up with in-house designer, Matt Delaney. We learned what Matt loves about his job at HDR in Omaha, we learned about his love for illustration, and we learned that he was right about Snape...
Read on to learn more about Matt for yourself.
We can make our communications clearer to more people than ever before by cultivating relationships and a work culture that better represents those we are trying to reach. “Embrace & Engage & Empower”
AIGA Nebraska is committed to moving diversity and inclusion to the forefront of our conversations. We are proud to stand up next to the inspiring people and organizations of Nebraska that fight for equality and social justice — “Embrace & Engage & Empower”
Attendance at this year's Show was rewarding for design lovers. Judges flew in from around the country, professionals and students showed their best, and together we celebrated the most impressive work of the year. Thank you for your attendance at the event, and for your part in making this year's Show spectacular!
Show is Nebraska’s most prestigious juried design competition, honoring and showcasing the year’s most outstanding creative work. Find out more about the judges, their process, and how the magic works!
The AIGA Fellow award is the highest honor an AIGA chapter can bestow upon one of its members. It is a means of recognizing designers who have made a significant contribution to raising the standards of excellence in practice and conduct within their local or regional design community as well as in their local AIGA chapter—and so Jim Wolf's nomination was a surprise to none who know him or his work.
“I enjoy the complexity of coming up with a solution visually in a way that people might not have thought was possible.”
Meet Ben Welstead! Ben is not only a designer at Screen Ink in Lincoln, but he's also their Jack-of-all-trades.
Ben's path into design in an interesting one. Although he grew up thinking he was not an artist, he learned in college that there is a big difference between being a creator and an artist. Read on to learn more about Ben and how a trip to Haiti opened him up to world of screen printing and design.
Meet Amy Jacobson! Amy is the Senior Designer in the Creative Services Department at the University of Nebraska at Kearney. Learn how a college theatre project helped open her up to design as a career, read about the skills she developed as an in-house designer that were not taught in school, and lastly, take some of Amy's advice and open yourself up to other disciplines outside of the fields of art and design.
Meet Tara Witte! An in-house designer at UNMC. Learn about Tara's love for traditional offset printing, how the HOW Conference changed her design life, and why she finds doodling an important part of her process.
Meet in-house designer, Tyson Reeder! Tyson is a user experience designer at the Mutual of Omaha.
"I can honestly say that the opportunities I have had in my career were directly related to the people I met at local events. Get out there and meet the other people in this great community. You never know who will be there to help you move to the next level in your career. Plus you will probably meet a bunch of new friends. I know I did."