Last Thursday Happy Hour - October
Oct
25
7:00 PM19:00

Last Thursday Happy Hour - October

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Come join us at the last SPD Happy Hour of 2018!

Our monthly happy hour will be held on Thursday, October 25th (the last Thursday of the month) at No Fun and will be hosted by Dragos Lemnei, Esquire and David Heasty, Triboro. We hope to see you there!

Thursday, October 25th | 7PM - 9PM
No Fun - 161 Ludlow Street
(Between East Houston Street + Stanton Street)

No cover charge = no excuse not to come.

Must be 21 to enter. Please drink responsibly.

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Young Fire: A Show & Tell of Emerging Design Talent
Oct
11
7:00 PM19:00

Young Fire: A Show & Tell of Emerging Design Talent

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UPDATED VENUE
Go Studios
318 West 39th Street (between 8th and 9th Avenue)
New York, NY 10018
Penthouse

Join SPD and Go Studios for an inspiring showcase of work and lively conversation with three accomplished editorial designers, just a handful of years out of school.

Their stories, and paths to early successes, will likely inspire students and young design professionals of all kinds.

PANELISTS
Ben Grandgenett
Deputy Art Director, The New York Times Magazine
SVA ('13)

Aimee Sy
Digital Art Director, Glamour
Syracuse University ('17)

Simon Abranowicz
Deputy Art Director, GQ
Syracuse University ('16)

WHEN:
Thursday, October 11th
7:00PM - Reception with panelists
7:30PM - Presentation & Discussion (To end around 9:00PM)
Registration closes on Friday, October 5th at 5PM EST

UPDATED VENUE
Go Studios
318 West 39th Street (between 8th and 9th Avenue)
New York, NY 10018
Penthouse

HOW MUCH:
SPD Members: 
FREE with RSVP before Friday, October 5th
General Admission: $15 
At The Door: $20
Not a member? Join now and attend this event for FREE!

RSVP / Buy Tickets Here!

Space is limited so RSVP today! No refunds.

A huge thanks to Go Studios for hosting us for this event! Go Studios is one of the premier rental studios in NYC. Whether you shoot fashion, celebrities, catalogs, still life, food or video, Go Studios will meet your needs.

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Last Thursday Happy Hour - September 2018
Sep
27
7:00 PM19:00

Last Thursday Happy Hour - September 2018

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Come join us at the next SPD Happy Hour!

Our monthly happy hour will be held on Thursday, September 27th (the last Thursday of the month) at No Fun and will be hosted by Ben Grandgenett, Deputy Art Director at The New York Times Magazine and Christa Guerra, Art Director at Bon Appétit. We hope to see you there!

Thursday, September 27th | 7PM - 9PM
No Fun - 161 Ludlow Street
(Between East Houston Street + Stanton Street)

No cover charge = no excuse not to come.

Must be 21 to enter. Please drink responsibly.

Upcoming 2018 Happy Hour Dates
October 25

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Photography Portfolio Review
Sep
26
to Sep 27

Photography Portfolio Review

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Please join SPD and Space For Arts for a Photography Portfolio Review.

We are bringing together a curated group of Photo Directors, Editors, and Visual Creatives from an assortment of publications and brands who are looking for new talent. They want to see your work!

SPD sets the standard for editorial excellence. This is your opportunity to put your best portfolio forward and sit with industry leaders to share your photography. Spots are limited, so reserve yours now.

WHO:  
For professional photographers interested in sharing their work with top level editorial & brand professionals.

WHAT: 
Bring your printed or digital portfolio

WHEN: 
Wednesday, September 26th and Thursday, September 27th | 10:00AM - 1:00PM and 2:00PM - 5:00PM
Registration closes on Friday, September 21st at 5PM EST.

WHERE:  
30th Street Studios
1239 Broadway #1605
New York, NY 10001 (between 30th St and 31st St)

HOW MUCH:
3 reviews, 15 minutes each = $295 (1 hour)
6 reviews, 15 minutes each = $495 (2 hours)
9 reviews, 15 minutes each = $695 (3 hours)
•  If you're an SPD member, you get 50% off! Sign in here to get the discount code!
•  If you're not a current member, join now and receive the 50% discount.

Buy Tickets Here!


REVIEWER SCHEDULE


Your reviewer preferences are just that; in other words, they are not guaranteed. Reviewers are assigned on a first-come, first-serve basis and are subject to change. No refunds.

Wednesday, September 26th
10:00AM to 1:00PM

Krystal Atwater: Photo Asset Manager, NFL

Stacey Baker: Photo Editor, The New York Times Magazine

Roxanne Behr: Visuals Director, GQ

Kate Bubacz: Deputy Photo Director, BuzzFeed News

Jeanne Graves: Director of Photography, Men's Health

Natasha Lunn: Director of Photography, Airbnbmag

Anais Maroon: Photography Director, The Future of Everything

Kathy Nguyen: Director of Creative Production, Birchbox

Catriona Ni Aolain: Director of Creative Content, Rolling Stone

Marvin Orellana: Photo Editor, New York Magazine

Toni Paciello: Photo Director, Shape

Diane Rice: Director of Photography, Newsweek

Amber Venerable: Senior Visuals Editor, Self


Wednesday, September 26th
2:00PM to 5:00PM

Lily Alt: Executive Photo Director, Parents

Ashley Curry Taliento: Photography Director, Glamour

Mary Fletcher: Senior Photo Editor, Refinery29

Amanda Gorence: Photo Editor, Refinery29

Kathryne Hall: Deputy Photo Editor, Glamour

Stephanie Heimann: Photo Director, The New Republic

Natasha Lunn: Director of Photography, Airbnbmag

Damian Prado: Creative Director, CNN

Joe Rodriguez: Senior Associate Photo Editor, People and Entertainment Weekly

Sabine Rogers: Freelance Photo Editor, The New Yorker

Jennifer Santana: Director of Photography, Men's Journal

Jill Serra Wilde: Independent Creative Director

Paloma Shutes: Photo Editor, The California Sunday Magazine

Dawn Sinkowski: Photography Director, Martha Stewart

Casey Stenger: Photo Strategy Lead | Customer Experience + Design, MetLife

Michael Wichita: Director of Photography, AARP

Lauren Winfield: Content Director, Magnum Photos

Thursday, September 27
10:00AM to 1:00PM

Jill Armus: Design Director, O, The Oprah Magazine

Krystal Atwater: Photo Asset Manager, NFL

Sally Berman: Deputy Director of Photography, Men's Health

Clinton Cargill: Visuals Director, Vanity Fair

David Cooper: Director of Photography, Health

Andrea Dunham: Executive Creative Director, People and Entertainment Weekly

Ahmed Fakhr: Director of Photography, RollingStone.com

Mary Fletcher: Senior Photo Editor, Refinery29

Natasha Lunn: Director of Photography, Airbnbmag

Justin O'Neill: Photo Director, Esquire

Elizabeth Renstrom: Senior Photo Editor, VICE

Caroline Smith: Photography & Visuals Editor, Topic and First Look Media


Thursday, September 27th
2:00PM to 5:00PM

Anna Alexander: Director of Photography, WIRED

Lauren Brown: Photo Editor, ELLE and Marie Claire

Alix Campbell: Chief Photography Director, Hearst

Ashley Curry Taliento: Photography Director, Glamour

Karen Frank: Director of Photography, ESPN The Magazine

Natalie Gialluca: Photo Editor, Entertainment Weekly

Natasha Lunn: Director of Photography, Airbnbmag

Claudia Marks: Senior Art Director, Getty Images

Anais Maroon: Photography Director, The Future of Everything

Joanna Milter: Director of Photography, The New Yorker

Lizzy Oppenheimer: Senior Photo Editor, InStyle

Stacey Pittman: Freelance Visuals Editor, GQ

Noah Rabinowitz: Creative Director, Imprint Projects

Ilana Schweber: Director of Photography, People

Paloma Shutes: Photo Editor, The California Sunday Magazine

Dawn Sinkowski: Photography Director, Martha Stewart

Ronda Thompson: Creative Director, ESSENCE

Toan Trinh: Photo Editor, Boston Magazine

Nadia Vellam: Photo Director, T Magazine

Amy Wolff: Photo Director, Runner's World and Bicycling

Jane Yeomans: Photo Editor, Bloomberg Businessweek

Your reviewer preferences are just that; in other words, they are not guaranteed. Reviewers are assigned on a first-come, first-serve basis and are subject to change. No refunds.


Space is limited so RSVP today! Your reviewer preferences are just that; in other words, they are not guaranteed. Reviewers are assigned on a first-come, first-serve basis and are subject to change. The earlier you RSVP, the better chance you have of getting your top choice. Reviewer assignments will be given to you at the portfolio review. No refunds.

 
 
 
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SPD "Last Thursday" Happy Hour - July
Jul
26
7:00 PM19:00

SPD "Last Thursday" Happy Hour - July

 Design: Aimee Sy

Design: Aimee Sy

Come join us at the next SPD Happy Hour!

Our monthly happy hour will be held on Thursday, July 26th (the last Thursday of the month) at No Fun. We hope to see you there!

Thursday, July 26th | 7PM - 9PM
No Fun - 161 Ludlow Street
(Between East Houston Street + Stanton Street)

No cover charge = no excuse not to come.

Must be 21 to enter. Please drink responsibly.

Upcoming 2018 Happy Hour Dates
September 27
October 25

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SPD "Last Thursday" Happy Hour - June
Jun
28
7:00 PM19:00

SPD "Last Thursday" Happy Hour - June

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Come join us at the next SPD Happy Hour!

Our monthly happy hour will be held on Thursday, June 28th (the last Thursday of the month) at No Fun and will be hosted by Justin O'Neill, Photo Director at Esquire and Raul Aguila, Design Director at Esquire. We hope to see you there!

Thursday, June 28th | 7PM - 9PM
No Fun - 161 Ludlow Street
(Between East Houston Street + Stanton Street)

No cover charge = no excuse not to come.

Must be 21 to enter. Please drink responsibly.

Upcoming 2018 Happy Hour Dates
July 26
September 27
October 25

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ModMag NY
May
30
9:00 AM09:00

ModMag NY

  • Tishman Auditorium, Parsons School of Design (map)
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ModMag, magCulture’s editorial design conference returns on Wednesday, May 30th, this time in New York!

Following five editions in London, the magCulture team is crossing the pond to deliver a new edition of their annual conference, which has now cemented itself as a firm fixture in the London design calendar.

Wednesday May 30, 2018 | 9AM-5:30PM
Parsons School of Design / Tishman Auditorium
63 5th Avenue, New York, NY 10003

Learn more about the event and buy tickets HERE!

SPD Members: As a member, you get an exclusive discount to ModMag! Login HERE for more information!

To join The Society of Publication Designers to enjoy the full benefits of a SPD membership like this discount, please click HERE.

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The Art of Rolling Stone
May
25
9:00 AM09:00

The Art of Rolling Stone

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The Art of Rolling Stone is a unique one-day conference devoted to the design, typography, and photography of Rolling Stone.

Friday, May 25, 9:00 am to 6:30 pm
SVA Theatre, 333 West 23rd Street, New York City

A program of fifteen speakers that played crucial roles in Rolling Stone’s history will tell stories, show memorable covers and layouts, and discuss how they apply their knowledge to contemporary design and typography.

The conference will be host to five Rolling Stone art directors, including John Williams, the first art director of the publication, who launched the magazine’s classic typography in 1967, and Joe Hutchinson, the current art director, who is charged with starting the magazine’s next 50 years.

Other presenters include Rolling Stone’s three influential photo editors, Karen Mullarkey, Laurie Kratochvil, and Jodi Peckman in addition to noted RS alumni like Chris Austopchuk, Lloyd Ziff, and Andy Cowles.

You don’t want to miss The Art of Rolling Stone. Learn more about the event and buy tickets here!

SPD Members: As a member, you get an exclusive discount to The Art of Rolling Stone! Login HERE for more information!

To join The Society of Publication Designers to enjoy the full benefits of a SPD membership like The Art of Rolling Stone's discount, please click HERE.

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Talking Pictures Series: Dan Winters - Photographer
May
17
7:00 PM19:00

Talking Pictures Series: Dan Winters - Photographer

  • 1239 Broadway New York, NY, 10001 United States (map)
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SOLD OUT

Please join SPDSpace for Arts, and APA NY for the next event in our 2018 Talking Pictures Series
featuring photographer Dan Winters on Thursday, May 17th from 7:00PM-9:00PM. 

Cocktails and snacks will be served.

Thursday, May 17th | 7:00PM - 9:00PM
1239 Broadway, Suite 1605 (between 30th Street and 31st Street)
SPD & APA Members: Free with RSVP
General Admission: $15

This event is sold out.

Space is limited. 21 & up only.

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Pop-Up Magazine Spring Issue
May
10
to May 23

Pop-Up Magazine Spring Issue

Pop-Up Magazine is back this May with their Spring Issue! 

Check out if they're coming to a city near you below and get more information / buy tickets here: www.popupmagazine.com/

May 10 - Oakland, California - Paramount Theatre

May 12 - Los Angeles, California - The Theatre at Ace Hotel

May 19 - Boston, Massachusetts - Emerson Cutler Majestic Theatre

May 21 - New York, New York - David Geffen Hall at Lincoln Center

May 23 - Washington, D.C. - Warner Theatre

SPD Members: As a member, you get an exclusive discount to this live event! Login HERE for more information!

To join The Society of Publication Designers to enjoy the full benefits of a SPD membership like Pop-Up Magazine's discount, please click HERE.

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The 53rd Annual SPD Awards Gala
May
4
6:30 PM18:30

The 53rd Annual SPD Awards Gala

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The 53rd Annual SPD Awards Gala
Friday, May 4th | Doors Open - 6:30PM / Presentation - 7:15PM
Cipriani 25 Broadway, New York, NY 10004

The Society of Publication Designers requests the honor of your presence at the 53rd Annual SPD Awards Gala!

Please join us for publishing's biggest night as we celebrate the best work of 2017 and honor Fred Woodward with the Herb Lubalin Lifetime Achievement Award!

RSVP by Friday, April 27th.

Buy tickets HERE!

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Talking Pictures Series: Sally Singer - Creative Director, Digital at Vogue
Apr
11
7:00 PM19:00

Talking Pictures Series: Sally Singer - Creative Director, Digital at Vogue

  • 420 West 14th Street, Studio 2 NW New York, NY, 10014 United States (map)
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Please join SPD and Space for Arts for the premiere of the 2018 Talking Pictures Series
featuring Sally Singer, Creative Director, Digital at Vogue on Wednesday, April 11th from 7:00PM-9:00PM. 

Cocktails and snacks will be served.

Wednesday, April 11 | 7:00PM - 9:00PM
420 W 14th Street / Studio 2 NW (between 9th Ave and Washington St)
SPD Members: Free with RSVP
General Admission: $15

RSVP / Buy Tickets Here

Space is limited. 21 & up only.

Check out photos from the event HERE!

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SPD "Last Thursday" Happy Hour - March
Mar
29
7:00 PM19:00

SPD "Last Thursday" Happy Hour - March

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Come join us at the next SPD Happy Hour!

Our monthly happy hour will be held on Thursday, March 29th (the last Thursday of the month!) at No Fun and will be hosted by Deb Bishop, Art Director at The New York Times Magazine Labs and Anton Ioukhnovets, Creative Director at 30 Point. We hope to see you there!

Thursday, March 29th | 7PM - 9 PM
No Fun - 161 Ludlow Street
(Between East Houston Street + Stanton Street)

No cover charge = no excuse not to come.

Must be 21 to enter. Please drink responsibly.

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SPD "Last Thursday" Happy Hour - February
Feb
22
7:00 PM19:00

SPD "Last Thursday" Happy Hour - February

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Come join us at the next SPD Happy Hour!

Our monthly happy hour will be held next Thursday, February 22nd (the last Thursday of the month!) at No Fun and will be hosted by Kathy Nguyen, Photo Director at The Knot and Michael Allin, Senior Visuals Editor at GQ. We hope to see you there!

Thursday, February 22nd | 7PM - 9 PM
No Fun - 161 Ludlow Street
(Between East Houston Street + Stanton Street)

No cover charge = no excuse not to come.

Must be 21 to enter. Please drink responsibly.

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SPD "Last Thursday" Happy Hour - January
Jan
25
7:00 PM19:00

SPD "Last Thursday" Happy Hour - January

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Come join us at the first SPD Happy Hour of 2018!

Our monthly happy hour will be held next Thursday, January 25th (the last Thursday of the month!) at No Fun and will be hosted by Anais Maroon, Photo Director at The Future of Everything and John Muñoz, Design Director at The Future of Everything. We hope to see you there!

Thursday, January 25th
No Fun - 161 Ludlow Street
(Between East Houston Street + Stanton Street)

No cover charge = no excuse not to come.

Must be 21 to enter. Please drink responsibly.

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SPD Holiday Party
Dec
15
to Dec 16

SPD Holiday Party

Come celebrate the holidays with us at our annual SPD Holiday Party in NYC!

Friday, December 15, 2017

8:30PM - 12:30AM

 

Black Door

127 West 26th Street, New York, NY 10001

(between 6th Ave and 7th Ave)

 

Members: Free when you RSVP before December 14th, otherwise pay general admission price

General Admission: 20 in advance

All Door Sales: $40

RSVP/Buy Tickets: HERE

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