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Doctors of the World Brochure
Feb 13, 2014 | Print, Web
Médecins du Monde or Doctors of the World, is a global nonprofit that provides healthcare to vulnerable populations around the world. With a thriving brand presence in Europe but little recognit ...
Gifts that Save Lives
Feb 11, 2014 | Web
Action Against Hunger is an international humanitarian organization that combats malnutrition and is dedicated to ending global hunger. As it moved toward the holiday season, Action Against Hunge ...
Google Fiber
Jan 28, 2014 | Infographics, Motion, Print
With the first deployment of fiber-based Internet in Kansas City, Google Fiber needed a simple and digestible way to explain its value to consumers. Hyperakt was tasked with designing content for ...
Iran Media Program-Wiki Censorship
Oct 24, 2013 | Infographics
Continuing our relationship with the Iran Media Program at the University of Pennsylvania, ...
Results That Changes Lives: 2012 Interactive Annual Report
Aug 16, 2013 | Infographics, Web
The Ford Foundation works with visionaries across the globe to strengthen democracy, reduce poverty and injustice, promo ...
Voices of Youth Programs
Aug 15, 2013 | Brand ID, Print, Web
UNICEF's Voices of Youth (VOY) asked Hyperakt to integrate three new programs, Connect, Citizens and Maps, into the esta ...
InfoQuest
Aug 14, 2013 | Infographics, Web
How much time do you waste looking for a document or file at work? Imagine having a deadline approaching and your boss n ...
Capturing the energy of Harlem.
Jul 18, 2013 | Brand ID
The Harlem Stories Project was formed to allow Harlem’s youth to create original theatre ...
Annual Report 2013
Jul 06, 2013 | Infographics, Print
AmeriCares is a global nonprofit dedicated to emergency response and global health. The organization turned to Hyperakt ...
Early Childhood Education Matters
Jun 18, 2013 | Infographics
Almost everyone has fond memories of Big Bird, Elmo, and the Cookie Monster. And it turns out that these programs were n ...
Results That Change Lives: Ford Foundation Annual Report 2012
Jun 16, 2013 | Print
The Ford Foundation works with visionaries across the globe to strengthen democracy, reduce poverty and injustice, promo ...
Fiscal Infographics
Jun 07, 2013 | Infographics
The nonpartisan Peter G. Peterson Foundation is dedicated to promoting solutions to America's long-term fiscal challenge ...
New Kits 2013/14
Jun 05, 2013 | Infographics
Every year, football fans are treated to new interpretations of their clubs' classic kits (read: uniforms). It's a way t ...
Evolution of the Web 2.0
Jun 03, 2013 | Infographics, Web
The web today is a growing universe of interlinked web pages and web apps, teeming with videos, photos, and interactive ...
Justice/Reimagined: 2011 Interactive Annual Report
May 29, 2013 | Infographics, Web
This year we were glad to work with The Ford Foundation again, helping them realize their annual report for the second y ...
I have PSD
May 29, 2013 | Motion
Adobe asked us to create a piece in celebration of Photoshop's 20th anniversary. We were given full creative freedom to ...
NYCFC Unsolicited Branding Proposal
May 29, 2013 | Brand ID, Print, Web
This is an unsolicited and unofficial conceptual sketch unassociated in any way with NYCFC's owners, Manchester CIty and ...
New Lab
May 29, 2013 | Brand ID, Print
New Lab is a hub for innovation at the intersection of design and technology. Located in the heart of the Brooklyn Navy ...
The Edgeless School: Design for Learning
May 28, 2013 | Brand ID, Print
How have today's educational environments shifted to accommodate our unprecedented access ...
On the Board
May 28, 2013 | Motion, Print
Though women are a prominent force in the business world, they lack substantial representa ...
What is the TED prize?
May 28, 2013 | Infographics, Print
TED (Technology, Entertainment, Design) brings together some of the most prolific minds of our generation. For their 201 ...
The Bright Future of Car Sharing
May 27, 2013 | Infographics, Web
Over the past decade, car sharing has become an increasingly popular trend. With the promise of financial savings and pe ...
Voices of Youth
May 27, 2013 | Brand ID, Web
UNICEF's Voices of Youth program strives to offer all children and adolescents a safe space where their voices will be h ...
Making change, by supporting change-makers
May 27, 2013 | Brand ID, Print, Web
Even the biggest change-makers started somewhere. Blue Ridge helps those startups—new bu ...
Justice/Reimagined: 2011 Annual Report
May 27, 2013 | Infographics, Print
Founded in 1936, the Ford Foundation is one of the largest and most influential charitable foundations in the world. Wit ...
The Pathway to Stopping Obstetric Fistula
May 26, 2013 | Infographics
Fistulas are a debilitating injury that primarily affect young, impoverished women giving birth far from medical care. A ...
Data-driven Solutions to Human Challenges
May 26, 2013 | Infographics
IBM's analytic software help push everything from small businesses to entire cities forward. In this series of infograph ...
The Global Fight Against Tuberculosis
May 26, 2013 | Infographics
Tuberculosis (TB) is a contagious disease spread by coughing and sneezing that usually att ...
Rebranding Teachers
May 26, 2013 | Brand ID, Print, Web
Teachers are currently represented by uninspiring, childish visual imagery. Images like apples, chalkboards, and the ABC ...
A museum that blends art and science, just like Leonardo
May 25, 2013 | Brand ID, Infographics, Print
The Leonardo is a newly opened Science, Art and Technology museum in Salt Lake City. Named for the great artist, invento ...
A 10th anniversary celebration for a fund that invests in solving global poverty
May 25, 2013 | Infographics, Web
Acumen Fund is creating a world beyond poverty by investing in social enterprises, emerging leaders and breakthrough ide ...
How can experts across the globe brainstorm some of the worlds largest issues?
May 25, 2013 | Brand ID
Hunchworks was created at the United Nations' Global Pulse to help find solutions for some of the worlds biggest problem ...
Gold Cup 2013
May 25, 2013 | Infographics
Held every two years, the Gold Cup is CONCACAF's marquee tournament and a chance to crown a champion of North and Centra ...
Beautiful Game Poster & Calendar
May 25, 2013 | Print
The Ucal McKenzie Breakaway Foundation, a youth soccer and community building organization in Boston puts out an annual ...
Responsive design for responsive architecture.
May 17, 2013 | Brand ID, Web
Bieniussa/Martínez Architects are the Madrid-based husband and wife team of German archit ...
Apartments Work
May 15, 2013 | Infographics, Print
In 2011, the 130,000 new apartment units built across the country did not come close to me ...
Visual.ly 2.0
Apr 25, 2013 | Infographics, Web
With an archive of almost 20,000 images, Visual.ly is the world's largest community for sharing and discovering infograp ...
Surviving On Top
Apr 20, 2013 | Infographics
England's Premier League (EPL) is considered by many to be the best football league in the world. This piece explains a ...
Towards Reimagining Governance
Apr 15, 2013 | Infographics
We are witnessing a perfect storm due to our failure to address increasingly complex social problems, creating an opport ...
Internet Censorship in Iran
Mar 13, 2013 | Infographics
The Iran Media Program is part of the Annenberg School for Communication at the University ...
Annual Report 2011
Mar 12, 2013 | Infographics, Print
We're proud to continue our work for the ClimateWorks Foundation, the hub of a network that supports policies to prevent ...
A Professional World
Mar 12, 2013 | Infographics
The foremost social network focused on professionals, LinkedIn gathers valuable information on individual job-seekers, j ...
Creating an Integrated Monitoring System for Agriculture
Mar 05, 2013 | Infographics, Print
Vital Signs is an organization dedicated to guiding sustainable agriculture, ensuring health and livelihoods for those i ...
Searching for Peace in Old Age
Feb 27, 2013 | Infographics
In 2012 there were approximately 810 million people over 60 years old in the world. This number is projected to grow to ...
How Robin Hood Measures Success
Feb 26, 2013 | Infographics
The Robin Hood Foundation is a locally based organization dedicated to funding programs that effectively combat poverty ...
The Five-Year Economic Development Strategy for the District of Columbia
Dec 14, 2012 | Print
The Five-Year Economic Development Strategy for the District of Columbia, spearheaded by G ...
American Politics Today
Dec 14, 2012 | Infographics
W. W. Norton is the oldest and largest publishing house owned wholly by its employees, and publishes books across genres ...
Not Normal America Road Trips
Nov 03, 2012 | Infographics
We couldn't resist this one. We admit it. We love MINI. Most normal car brands don't have much personality, but MINI is ...
Occupational Outlook
Oct 23, 2012 | Infographics, Web
The recovering economy brings with it a shift in the jobs that are available. Some students will enter the workforce dir ...
You Waste a Lot of Time at Work
Aug 28, 2012 | Infographics, Web
Just because you’re at work, doesn’t mean you’re actually getting work done. Between excessive emails, pointless m ...
Impact Fund Infographics
Aug 21, 2012 | Infographics
CARE is a major international organization dedicated to fighting poverty through a variety of innovative and effective m ...
The Impact of Education Nation
Jul 31, 2012 | Infographics, Web
NBC News's Education Nation is an initiative designed to get American citizens engaged in a solutions-focused conversati ...
Facing the same truth that our children face
Jul 22, 2012 | Infographics, Motion
1 in 4 girls are sexually abused by age 18 (1 in 6 for boys). These numbers are hard to look at. They are depressing and make us want to tur
History of Chrome
Jun 29, 2012 | Infographics
Google's Chrome browser helped spark a wave of innovation in web technology since its arrival in late 2008. Over the las ...
The G20's best and worst countries for women
Jun 15, 2012 | Infographics
The G20 represents the 20 top global economies in the world (19 countries, plus the Europe ...
Vaccines Work: Saving Money, Saving Lives
Jun 13, 2012 | Infographics
The global health community has united behind the Global Vaccine Action Plan -- a shared v ...
Foreign Language in U.S. Higher Education
Jun 12, 2012 | Infographics, Web
Motivated by expanded career opportunities for multilingual candidates, increased exposure to foreign cultures, and a de ...
Euro 2012 Preview Illustrations
May 27, 2012 | Infographics
The Euro is the most important international football tournament after the World Cup. In its May 2012 issue, ESPN Magazi ...
10 million voices for change
Apr 06, 2012 | Infographics
Change.org is a startup that is revolutionizing the way people create change online. An open platform with cutting edge ...
American public libraries & community internet access
Apr 05, 2012 | Infographics
There is no question that the internet has become an indispensable resource in today's soc ...
The Campaign for Girls
Jan 27, 2012 | Infographics, Print
Girl Scouts are the largest girl-serving organization in the U.S. and ranks among the nation's top non-profit brands. Th ...
Where is the money? The future of aid
Jan 26, 2012 | Infographics
Humanitarian aid plays a critical role in improving the quality of life for people living ...
How prepared are college freshmen?
Jan 12, 2012 | Infographics
Do college freshmen feel academically prepared for classes? When it comes to starting college level coursework, what do ...
Illustrating a year of chillwave
Dec 16, 2011 | Infographics
2010 saw the advent of the warmly hazy, '80's-nostalgia-imbued genre chillwave. By 2011, original chillwavers such as Wa ...
Find your perfect toolkit
Nov 22, 2011 | Infographics
Apps—it's a word you have probably been hearing a lot about recently. Whether you use them on your phone, tablet, or c ...
Lawyers around the globe helping those in need
Nov 17, 2011 | Infographics
As of October 15, 2011, TrustLaw Connect has 230 teams of lawyers found all across the wor ...
2010 Annual Report for a foundation that's taking on global climate change
Oct 27, 2011 | Infographics, Print
The ClimateWorks Foundation supports public policies that tackle climate change and promote global prosperity. In their ...
Communication Through the Ages
Sep 13, 2011 | Infographics
We love time-traveling. Atlassian asked us to help them tell the story of communication technologies from cave paintings ...
Child Marriage
Aug 04, 2011 | Infographics
Every 3 seconds a girl under the age of 18 is married. This piece for the Thomson Reuters ...
The STEM Dilemma
Jul 26, 2011 | Infographics
Promoting science, technology, engineering and mathematics, is a national priority to ensure American competitiveness in ...
2010 Annual Report
Jul 18, 2011 | Infographics, Print
The Ford Foundation is one of the largest charitable-giving organizations in the world. Their grants have impacted socie ...
The Costs of Delay
Jul 14, 2011 | Infographics, Print
The Cost of Delay is a big-picture document written by ClimateWorks Foundation leaders. In line with the organization's ...
The World's Five Most Dangerous Countries For Women
Jun 15, 2011 | Infographics
According to aTrustLaw Women poll of 213 gender experts from five continents, being a woma ...
The Opportunity Gap
Jun 09, 2011 | Infographics
The opportunity gap disproportionately impacts students of color who come from low-income backgrounds. The demographic i ...
The Champions League Final 1956 - 2011
May 28, 2011 | Infographics
Our Champions League obsession continues. On this piece for New York Times Goal, we take a deep look at the the history ...
NSF 2011 Community Gala
May 18, 2011 | Brand ID, Print, Web
North Star Fund is an established New York community foundation supporting grassroots groups leading the movement for eq ...
Education & the Workforce of the Future
May 09, 2011 | Infographics
GOOD, in partnership with the University of Phoenix asked us to visualize the discrepancy between the qualifications of ...
TWHP 2011 EPIC Awards
Apr 27, 2011 | Brand ID, Print
The White House Project's 2011 EPIC Awards are a celebration of women's leadership in the media and in popular culture. ...
Champions League Infographic
Apr 26, 2011 | Infographics, Web
The New York Times official soccer blog, Goal, liked what we did with our World Cup Radial Bracket Poster last year so w ...
Planning Cities for People
Apr 05, 2011 | Infographics, Print
ClimateWorks is a San Francisco based foundation whose mission is to support public policies that prevent dangerous clim ...
Knowledge Series
Mar 30, 2011 | Infographics, Print
ClimateWorks is a San Francisco based foundation whose mission is to support public policies that prevent dangerous clim ...
Hacking the Cloud
Mar 16, 2011 | Infographics
Popular Science asked us to create a series infographics to illustrate the history of hacking. The illustrations were fe ...
Get in Step with Ecomagination
Mar 15, 2011 | Infographics, Print
Through their new Ecomagination Line Dance campaign, GE is aiming to create the world's longest line dance online in an ...
Focus Features Website
Feb 28, 2011 | Web
Focus Features, the motion picture production company behind such great films as Milk, Brokeback Mountain, The Motorcycl ...
Product Packaging System
Feb 28, 2011 | Print
Sullivan Street Bakery makes some of the best bread in New York City. With almost two decades under its belt, it's a ven ...
Saving Our Schools Data Visualization
Feb 10, 2011 | Infographics
The factors that affect academic performance in the American education system are broad and complex. The Daily, News Cor ...
The American Energy Spectrum Infographic
Jan 04, 2011 | Infographics
How do Americans use their energy, and where does it all come from in the first place? We teamed up with GOOD magazine t ...
NSF Annual Report 2010: A Community of Leaders
Nov 19, 2010 | Infographics, Print
North Star Fund's 2010 Annual Report, their fourth designed by Hyperakt, is all about the leaders of their donor communi ...
TWHP 2010 Annual Report
Nov 15, 2010 | Infographics, Print
TWHP provides leadership training around the country for women seeking roles of political leadership at every level of g ...
Political Climate Interactive Data Visualization
Oct 29, 2010 | Infographics, Web
Every election cycle has its own issue; what Americans care about is constantly changing. Every January, the Pew Researc ...
How You Will Get Hurt At Burning Man Infographic
Aug 17, 2010 | Infographics
Spending a few nights in the desert with tens of thousands of people can have its consequences, and we want everyone to ...
Driving Is Why You're Fat Infographic
Aug 10, 2010 | Infographics
Exercise more and lose weight. Still, many people spend most of their time either behind a desk or driving to or from wh ...
The Biggest IPOs In History Infographic
Aug 03, 2010 | Infographics
Initial public offerings—when companies first make their stocks available for sale to the public—can gener ...
World Cup Radial Bracket Poster
Jul 31, 2010 | Infographics, Print
Hyperakt created this radial bracket documenting the results of the 2010 World Cup. We thought football-obsessed designe ...
A Stitch Closer to Perfection Infographic
Jul 27, 2010 | Infographics
Modern medical science has afforded us the ability to change nearly anything we don't like about our appearances. Americ ...
Voices of The Vulnerable Visualizations
Jul 01, 2010 | Infographics
GOOD Magazine asked us to work on this series of data visualizations for a United Nations brochure titled Voices of the ...
BAC Identity Brochure & Poster
Jun 02, 2010 | Print
The Brooklyn Arts Council gives grants, presents free and affordable arts events, trains artists and art professionals, ...
IWPR Identity Brochure
Apr 19, 2010 | Print
IWPR gives voice to people at the frontlines of conflict, crisis. and change. From Afghani ...
TWHP 2010 EPIC Awards
Apr 09, 2010 | Brand ID, Print
The White House Project's 2010 EPIC Awards are a celebration of women's leadership in the media and in popular culture. ...
NAACP 2008 Annual Report
Mar 10, 2010 | Infographics, Print
The National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP) is America's oldest and most influential civil ri ...
NSF Annual Report 2009: Three Lessons
Dec 01, 2009 | Print
North Star Fund's annual report, released in the Fall of 2009, is all about the three most important lessons the organiz ...
The New Face of Leadership
May 07, 2009
The White House Project is a nonpartisan, nonprofit, organization that aims to advance women's leadership in all communi ...
NSF 30th Anniversary Community Gala
Apr 27, 2009 | Brand ID, Print
North Star Fund, a New York community foundation supporting grassroots groups leading the movement for equality, economi ...
Liquidity Microsite
Apr 10, 2009
Knight Capital Group, a financial trading company, has decided to invest in a different kind of liquidity. In partnershi ...
One City/One Future Blueprint for NYC Growth
Feb 02, 2009 | Infographics, Print
A product of four years of collaboration between civic leaders, neighborhood advocates, co ...
Obama Posters
Nov 28, 2008
In 2008, Barack Obama inspired us to participate in American politics. At Hyperakt, we created artwork in support of Bar ...
The New Hope Exhibition Promotional Material
Oct 26, 2008
The New Hope exhibit was our perception of the political landscape in the U.S. prior to the 2008 presidential election a ...
Rhetoric Posters
Oct 14, 2008
This poster series features Barack Obama quotes from public speeches that define his position on various issues. Key wor ...
Rights/Camera/Action Identity System
Jun 16, 2008
The American Civil Liberties Union's Rights/Camera/Action (RCA) program participates in discourse on civil rights issues ...
NSF Annual Report 2007: Tools for Democracy
Nov 16, 2007
North Star Fund's 2007 Annual Report conveys the organization's inspiring devotion to civil rights. "Tools for Democracy ...
Ideological Exclusion Microsite
Aug 31, 2007
ACLU's Ideological Exclusions website educates the public about prominent and well-respected artists, writers, and polit ...
End Poverty 2015 Campaign
Jul 18, 2007
The UN's End Poverty 2015 Millennium Campaign supports and inspires people from around the world to take action in an ef ...
Identity System
Jan 22, 2007
As part of a comprehensive re-branding for the World Music Institute, Hyperakt designed a new logo, stationary, print pi ...
The New Nordic Exhibition Branding
Oct 01, 2006
The One Club, an organization that promotes excellence in advertising, asked Hyperakt to design the logo and signage for ...
Ralph Ellison Poster
Jun 01, 2005
The One World Poster Set is designed to help students, younger and older, think about thei ...
The Works Map Illustrations
May 01, 2005
Kate Acher's award-winning book, 'The Works - Anatomy of a City', is an in-depth look at New York City's complex infrast ...