design for




Human Ecologies

I’m Alex, a New York-based designer, former academic, and currently an experience director at Learnvest. I’ve lived, taught, and given talks around the world. I bring the human-centered design process to information, interactions, and services, and the crossovers that make for rich experiences. Full Bio →


Employing a design perspective when addressing the world’s most complex problems can have a profound impact. On a more immediate level, the products of design — tangible and intangible — can bring meaning to people’s lives and shape their experiences in significant ways. I blend design, technology, and research insight to create new ways of living and working.


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