See what we’re up to, what’s on our minds, and when others kindly ask us to share both.

Welcome, Zoë!

September 11th, 2017|

One of the first times I noticed Zoë Chatfield was in 2015 on the morning before Envisionfest (a big city pride cultural event in Hartford). [...]

CO:LAB Data Lovers featured in a Research Manual

July 31st, 2017|

Our work for Middletown Youth Services is a featured case study in “A Designer’s Research Manual,” a brilliant, insightful book by Jennifer and Ken Visocky O’Grady. It’s an [...]

Standing up for families (or, why we do what we do)

February 23rd, 2017|

We’ve always supported our staff through all kinds of life experiences through our own version of a Family and Medical Leave Plan. Rich was quite [...]

Loving a place is its own reward…

December 8th, 2016|

In October of 2016, Ruedi Hoffman started shooting photos for the latest installment in his Pivotal book series, “Pivotal Hartford: Faces of Change.” He and his team spent [...]

Brains and beauty: Awards season results

June 24th, 2016|

We love awards season. It’s our chance to stop and reflect on the body of work we completed over the past year, what we’ve learned, [...]

Rich slated to join AIGA national board

May 11th, 2016|

On July 1, 2016, Rich will become a member of AIGA's national board of directors. He is committing his 3-year term to promoting inclusive, meaningful and [...]