Rory King
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Rory King
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OnePlus 7T Launch Campaign
2019
Design Lead

Branding system for OnePlus that relied heavily on a thoughtful color scheme and rigid typographic hierarchy. System was applied to digital assets, packaging, press kits, and other collateral.

[3 slides]

Bantu Wax
2019
Designer & Animator

Motion Graphics for the Bantu Wax website. (Art Direction: Look Studios)

[1 slide]

March2004 poster

March2004
2020
Designer & Illustrator

Poster for my mix at march2004.com.

[1 slide]

Alfred Uniforms
Alfred Uniforms

Alfred Uniforms (proposals)
2020
Designer

Rebranded employee uniforms for Hello Alfred.

[2 slides]

Bespoke Typography
Bespoke Typography
Bespoke Typography
Bespoke Typography

TyPoGrApHy

Designer

Custom typography for various clients.

Open source fonts can be found here.

[4 slides]

Pratt Institute Gift Guide
Pratt Institute Gift Guide
Pratt Institute Gift Guide
Pratt Institute Gift Guide

Pratt Institute Gift Guide
2015
Art Director

Art Direction for Pratt Institute's 2015 Holiday gift guide featuring products made by alumni and faculty. Photography by Daniel Terna.

[4 slides]

The Fund for Pratt
The Fund for Pratt

The Fund For Pratt
2017
Strategist & Designer

Marketing campaign that transforms the fundraising department of Pratt Institute into a producer and publisher.

Full proposal deck → PDF

[2 slides]

Urban Life HUD
2019
Designer

UI/product design of HUD displaying live arrival times for local NYC MTA bus and subway services, as well as the date, time, and local weather.

[1 slide]

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SpaceSpaceSpace
2018
Co-organizer, Designer, Fabricator

A three-day gathering/symposium centered around alternative pedagogy, self-organizing, and exploring ways of disrupting the productions of knowledge within academic structures.

[4 slides]

321 Gallery
321 Gallery
321 Gallery
321 Gallery

321 Gallery
2016–Present
Creative Director, Designer, Programmer

Visual identity for 321 Gallery, based on the gallery’s DIY approach to a white-collar profession.

[4 slides]

Alyssa Klauer book
Alyssa Klauer book
Alyssa Klauer book
Alyssa Klauer book

Alyssa Klauer
2019
Designer & Art Director

The book design for painter Alyssa Klauer. (Collaboration with Brenden Lovejoy)

[4 slides]

Pratt System
Pratt System
Pratt System

Pratt Institute Design Systems
2016–2017
Designer & Art Director

Design systems made to help expedite the workflow of the Pratt Creative Services department.

[3 slides]

DxD6
DxD6
DxD6

Differentiate by Design 6 (Art Fairs)
2016
Designer, Art Director, Illustrator

A conceptual publication critiquing contemporary art fairs. It uses french folds and collaged stock photography to force the reader to tear open the gaudy french folds as a destructive act toward the facade that art fairs have constructed.

[3 slides]

DxD5
DxD5
DxD5

Differentiate by Design 5 (Diversity)
2015
Designer, Art Director, Illustrator

A conceptual publication, printed entirely in black and white with illustrated portraits as embossments on every page.

[3 slides]

Prattfolio
Prattfolio
Prattfolio

Prattfolio
2017
Art Director

Art Direction for Pratt Institute’s alumni magazine Prattfolio, featuring books from Pratt affliated authors.

[3 slides]

Seeing Through
2018
Designer & Animator

“You can’t go on ‘seeing through’ things forever. The whole point of seeing through something is to see something through it. To ‘see through’ all things is the same as not to see.” —C.S. Lewis

[1 slide]

Thesis
Thesis

Frantic Philanthropy / Soft In Speech, to the Bone
2019
Designer & Illustrator

Paintings/illustrations made for Cranbrook Academy Of Art's MFA thesis exhibition. These illustrations were visual representations of my Oozethetics statement: dark entanglements producing disorientation that invigorates solidarity.

[2 slides]

Goth Lounge Poster

Cranbrook Leather Lounge
2018
Designer

Poster for a gathering that celebrated goth, post-punk, and EBM music and culture.

[1 slide]

Rory King is a designer, art director, and writer based in New York City. He has previously worked as a designer at Pratt Institute and 2×4, taught multidisciplinary design courses at Wayne State University, and received his MFA from Cranbrook Academy Of Art.

Clients include Look Studios, OnePlus, Noë & Associates, 321 Gallery, We Are Listen, Daniel Terna, Hello Alfred, Cranbrook Art Museum, and Even The Strong Records.

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