Though we put a lot of hours in at TOKY HQ, we’re also fans of getting out into the world to engage with the design, branding, and publishing industries at large. This Spring, four of Team TOKY are doing just that….
This past Saturday, I was fortunate to co-chair BUILD, the AIGA St. Louis Student Conference at Maryville University. This popular annual event for junior- and senior- level design students drew more than 165 participants, representing design programs from area colleges and universities, as well as programs in Kansas, Illinois, and Indiana….
Late October in St. Louis was an incredible time. Yes, the Cardinals were making that unbelievable World Series run. But Team TOKY had another reason to celebrate — Eric Thoelke was honored as a Local Legend by AIGA St. Louis, his acceptance speech a PK Night-style flip through 15 years of TOKY history….
AIGA-St. Louis is bringing together an intimate group of passionate creatives to discuss key business issues related to design. The intent is to foster honest and open conversation that will connect the community of designers and inspire professionally.
In AIGA St. Louis’ 16th Annual Juried Design Show, TOKY did well….
The remaining presentations from the last Pecha Kucha Night are now online. Included below are the presentations from other TOKY presenters on the night, Natalie and Kirsten….
One of the most exciting developments in the St. Louis creative community is just weeks away. St. Louis Design Week will bring together the talents of the city’s best graphic and web designers, architects, interior designers, photographers….
Last week was the week of the award shows. We were very happy to be included in HOW Magazine’s 2011 International and Interactive Design Awards. Three of our museum branding projects for the Pulitzer Foundation for the Arts were selected…
For the second year in a row, TOKY has been awarded “Best of Show: Print” at the AdClub St. Louis’ ADDY Awards. Those top honors were awarded by the national judges to our 100 year history book, created for the Washington University School of Medicine….
I’ve been on the Board of the AIGA’s St. Louis chapter for a few years now, and 2011 is, by far, the year of events. We are organizing studio tours, movie screenings, meet-ups, a Design Week (April 18-23… get excited!), and many more inspiring and fun affairs for the St. Louis community….
Shown below are shots of the Stranger Than Fiction invitation designed for the St. Louis Library Foundation. “Best of Show” winner in the 2010 AIGA 15 Show for the St. Louis Chapter….