Meagan Durlak is a Design Strategist. She uses design    to bring clarity     to complex       problems, and creates solutions        that put people          first.

Currently 

Associate Design Director at Veryday

Location

Brooklyn, New York

 

How does
she do that?

TWO

Frameworks

Create frameworks to guide critical thinking, to streamline the ideation process and to visualize complex concepts.

THREE

Visualizations

Uses various graphic approaches to make complex ideas more tangible, so that we start from a point of intrigue, rather than skepticism.

FOUR

User Research

Deep understanding of how to leverage field, secondary and primary research to garner deep insights about end users.

As a reluctant graphic designer, Meagan fled from a traditional path and explored her creativity in unique settings ranging from an innovation center, a museum, to a ministry within government. Today, she uses her knack for critical thinking, empathy and creativity to create viable and impactful solutions that put people first. She is currently an Associate Design Director at Veryday.

ONE

Workshops

Creates workshops and experiences that build empathy and better engage users and clients throughout the design process.

Experience

Articles

"Slums are Necessary"
Metropolis Magazine

"Favels and the New Digital Class"
Metropolis Magazine

"Uncover the Future Voices of the Favelas"
Metropolis Magazine

Education

MFA
Transdisciplinary Design
Parsons, 2014

BFA Design Art 
Concordia, 2007

 

 

Meagan Durlak © 2016