Alexander Lavertue

Graphic Designer born and raised in Grand Rapids, Michigan, now living in NYC; interested in editorial design, branding, and web design. More than anything, he likes putting letters on stuff.

Currently working at –
01. Pacific, Design Intern
02. 132 Studio, Freelance Designer

Previously worked at  –
01. The New School, Research Assistant, 2023
02. Conduit Studio, Intern, 2022

Education –
01. Parsons School of Design, The New School,
BFA Communication Design, 2023

Awards and Press –
01. Communication Arts 2024 Typography Annual
02. Featured on Cargos designer highlight posts multiple times
03. Thesis work published by Draw Down in Framework 102

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Alexander Lavertue

Graphic Designer born and raised in Grand Rapids, Michigan, now living in NYC; interested in editorial design, branding, and web design. More than anything, he likes putting letters on stuff.

Currently working at –
01. Pacific, Design Intern
02. 132 Studio, Freelance Designer

Previously worked at  –
01. The New School, Research Assistant, 2023
02. Conduit Studio, Intern, 2022
03. AK Rikks, Intern, 2017

Education –
01. Parsons School of Design , The New School
BFA Communication Design, 2023

Awards and Press –
01. Communication Arts 2024 Typography Annual
02. Featured on Cargos designer highlight posts multiple times
03. Thesis work published by Draw Down in Framework 102

Email
Instagram
Linkedin
Common Knowledge

What constitutes useful versus useless information? What are the qualifiers that make one piece of information inherently more helpful than another? Today, where we are constantly bombarded with media, the line between good and bad information is becoming thin. This book acts as a paradox by compiling information from Wikipedia that might be considered useless and giving it a contrary meaning through its design and physicality. 

Duration – 3 Weeks
Page Count – 62
May 2022