Delhi: Communities of Belonging by noted photographers Sunil Gupta and Charan Singh offers a powerful series of more than 150 photographs and companion first-person texts, which together present an unprecedented portrait of LGBTQ people’s lives in India today. Focusing on the city of Delhi, Gupta and Singh chronicle the halting emergence of networks of men and women living under the […]
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Supporting diversity and tolerance: The highly anticipated photo book by Jurek Wajdowicz “Pride & Joy: Taking the Streets of New York City” about New York’s Pride parades. (Designed by Emerson, Wajdowicz Studios and Published by the New Press, June 2016).
The Guttmacher Institute promotes reproductive health research, policy analysis and public education worldwide. The 2014 Online Annual Report designed and produced by EWS.
The eight visual narratives that make up award-winning Australian photographer Jenny Papalexandris’ intimate and thematically rich Five Bells offer a celebration of LGBT life, giving the world a visual portrait of everyday life among queer-identifying people, from joyful images of weddings and family gatherings to more contemplative portraits of rural youth and asylum seekers.
EWS provided creative direction and design development for this joint publication of UNICEF and WHO that addressed the worldwide goal to halve the number of people without access to safe drinking water and basic sanitation.
The Guttmacher Institute promotes reproductive health research, policy analysis and public education worldwide. The 2014 Annual report designed and produced by EWS. 2014 online Annual Report.
The Arcus Foundation is a leading global philanthropic funder advancing pressing social justice and conservation issues, specifically focusing to advance LGBT rights as well as to conserve and protect the great apes. 2014 annual report designed by EWS and photographed by Bruce Davidson, Jurek Wajdowicz, Annette Lanjouw, Slobodan Randjelović, Kike Arnal, Malika Zouhali-Worrall, and others.
A richly evocative collection of photographs by internationally renowned photographer Kike Arnal, Bordered Lives seeks to push back against the transphobic caricatures that have perpetuated discrimination against the transgender community in Mexico.
In 2014 parliamentarians from all regions of the world gathered in Stockholm Sweden to set a course of action for the implementation of the “Programme of Action of the International Conference on Population and Development” (ICPD) to support gender equality and Women’s and adolescents sexual and reproductive rights beyond 2015. Poster for the United Nations […]
For his collection of photographs, Misha Friedman trains his lens on a gay couple living in Saint Petersburg, offering a series of intimate snapshots of their relationship as it unfolds over the course of a year. Faced with a hostile political climate, financial difficulties, and often unstable living arrangements, the subjects of this stunning book […]
Photography from around the world by Steve McCurry. Creative direction and production by Emerson, Wajdowicz Studios of the Bravo PhotoMasters Series, an ongoing campaign of promotional publications and posters for Domtar, produced on Bravo, the No.1 coated paper.
The life of a designer is a life of fight. Fight against the ugliness. Just like a doctor fights against disease. For us, the visual disease is what we have around, and what we try to do is cure it somehow with design.
Design is an intellectual activity with a craft aspect to it.