Pusteblume is a German and Spanish immersion preschool in Manhattan. They needed a new website that reflected the school’s spirit and that both parents and potential parents could easily navigate to find all the important information, including upcoming school events.
This is an archival website run by the Gowanus Souvenir Shop documenting the artifacts of the The Gowanus Wunderkammer People’s Archive Program. Every month locals are invited to bring objects they have found in Gowanus to the shop. The items are displayed for a month in the shop’s Wunderkammer, properly catalogued, and added to the online archive. The goal is to tell the history of the Gowanus using the objects people have found in the neighborhood and the stories connected to finding them.
The Gowanus Canal Conservancy works on many projects in the area that are interrelated, so we had to find a clean way for site visitors to easily discover the different projects and see how they relate to each other.
A newly established school in Brooklyn needed a site that would provide easy access to information with a design that was a reflection of the character of the school and an inviting online presence for parents interested in sending their children to the school. It was also important to find a way to present a lot of informational writing in such a way that made it accessible for website users.