Ed Mitchell

Industrial Designer, Bresslergroup

Ed likes every part of the design process but considers the very beginning — defining the constraints that will shape the final outcome — the most important. He has a solid background doing front-end research, conceptualization, and refinement for a diverse range of product categories ranging from athletic equipment to medical devices...

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#sideproject: ReFlag for DesignPhiladelphia

#sideproject: ReFlag for DesignPhiladelphia

The Philadelphia city flag is a blue-yellow-blue triband to denote the original Swedish settlers. The city’s coat of arms hovers in the yellow strip — its elements include the scales of justice; a seal with a plough and a ship in full sail; two women holding a cornucopia and a scroll; and the motto, “Philadelphia Maneto” or “Let Brotherly Love Continue.”

#sideproject: United We Stand

#sideproject: United We Stand

When you look at our state flags all together, there’s no indication they come from the same nation. Unfortunately this is an accurate representation of where we are right now as a country. (They also break just about every rule of flag design.) As a tribute to the “united-ness” I’d like America to adopt in the future, I embarked on a project to redesign all fifty state flags.