online design strategy & experience design
Sep 5, 10

Simply wishing all 97's friends and visiors 'Shanna Tova!'. Have a great fulfilling one, and let's chat after the holidays!...

Feb 1, 10

We're happy to announce that our director's co-vision ‘Cleanly’ - Trashducation Urban System, has been accepted to the CHI 2010 conference. CHI looks outward to the human experience of computing in the world. CU at Atlanta?...

Oct 18, 09

Successfully gained leading financial customers (as ING DIRECT, RBS, Siebertnet and more) Trusteer has seek to redefine its online presence and identity. 97's group has joined this online move, and created a new site for Trusteer, echo ‘trust’ … cheers!

Sep 24, 09

Shani Avni. 97’s communication’s designer is exhibiting her honored work ‘Urban Letters’ at ‘Boulevard Art' TLV city exhibition. About 400 representations of the Modern City are hung along the major boulevards of Tel Aviv. Shani’s project was based on a research of Hebrew typography and its relations to architecture and the street language of Tel Aviv. You may find her work along David HaMelech Blvd. Cheers Shani!

Sep 08, 09

Attended the - German-Israeli Minerva School for Ubiquitous Display Environments 2009 , our director, Inbal Rief, has co-won the 1St price with ‘Cleanly’ - Trashducation Urban System. The ‘Cleanly’ group included: Florian Alt - University of Duisburg-Essen; Katerina Poteriaykina - University of Haifa, Juan David Hincapie Ramos - IT University of Copenhagen and Johannes Wagner - University of Augsburg. Cheers and good luck with processing it!

Aug 20, 09

Check this new 97's launched design for - Grappas' brand (grappa, the traditional spirit of Italy!). Would you believe it’s a Wordpress…? We’d love to get feedbacks, and share a grappa’s taste ;)

Jul 12, 09

Another year goes by, and our director, Inbal Rief, was re-invited to take part as an Annual Judge at the IMA's ‘Best in Class’ award, 2008. There were over 3,000 entries in 2008 originating in 52 countries and all 50 states of the USA. 2 out of her 3 top selections won the prestige award, cheers!

Mar 25, 09

On May 28-30, we’ll take part in the 5th International Arts Festival of Castilla y León, and present our work + join the open discussions related to information technology, society and art + enjoy the beat!

Mar 16, 09

We’ve been invited to present at Smart Graphics 2009, Salamanca, Spain, we’re packed and ready!

"The International Symposium on Smart Graphics will bring together researchers from Computer Graphics, Visualization, Art & Graphics Design, Cognitive Psychology and Artificial Intelligence, all working on different aspects of computer-generated graphics and the user experiences they enable".
Join us?

Feb 20, 09

Featured design: ‘Intelligent Data Grid‘ - Introducing Xeround’s new demo teaser - presented at Mobile World Congress 2009. Click here to view it.

Jan 18, 09

What's your online identity?
Career Distinction: ..."Our Online ID Calculator™,
is the first and leading tool that will help you make sense of your Google results and give you advice on how to build a stellar online identity that's aligned with your real-world personal brand".
Check it out, we loved it!

Dec 31, 08

Dear 97’s friends, happy 2009!
Enjoy the spirit of the season...
Yours, 97’s group.

Sep 07, 08

Introducing Sandlinks logo design. Sandlinks’ tags enable tracking, sensing and locating items using radio signals communication, via Sandlinks’ AntTM readers.

In our course search for Sandlinks’ logo presence, we’ve ‘hooked up’ the ants insects superorganisms and Sandlinks’ intelligent tags. Wish to take a glimpse of the design process? Apply here.

Jun 03, 08

Featured design: ‘Unbounded Scalability‘ - Introducing Xeround’s new visual language. Click here to view it.

May 12, 08

Featured design: Introducing GE VeriWise™ & SandLink’s Ant™ System; Turning intelligence use of technology into marketable product by animated visualization. Curious?
Just apply here.

Jan 26, 08

It’s here! A new portfolio release, PDF format {part 1’}. We hope it pushes the right boundaries...

Oh, and we’d be adding more parts, so feel free to pop back round, and perhaps share your feedback?

Dec 12, 07

Our green gift!

With the new year breeze, on behalf of 97’s clients & friends we made a special donation to the Rainforest Concern. We wish you happy holidays and a beauty year! Yours, Studio97designgroup.

Dec 12, 07

Thank you Sebastian Conran for a wonderful inspiring lecture {Oct. 26, Israel) on design management, it was most fascinating.

Aug 06, 07

Inbal Rief, 97’s design director was chosen to serve
as an IMA Annual Judge {New York}.

IMA’s judges are distinguished professionals and members of the Interactive Media Council, Inc. - IMC, a nonprofit organization dedicated to elevating the standards of excellence on the Internet. IMC also serves as a main sponsor and the governing body of the Interactive Media Awards competition. The judges are leaders in web design, advertising, public relations, publishing, news and other industries .As of today, there are annual judges from companies including American Express, The New York Times, Verizon Business, CondeNast, Ogilvy & Mather, Microsoft, and many other firms. CHEERS!

Jul 16, 07

Introducing Valley Venture Capital logo. “Valley Venture is a fresh new vehicle, that is going to do things differently in the venture capital business” {David Goldschmidt}.
VV’s new site will be launched in Dec 2007, pop to visit?

Jun 12, 07

Has the London 2012 Olympics logo elicited true discussion about design values?
It is most certainly buzz a-la web 2...
New London 2012 Logo: brilliant or bollocks?

May 28, 07

“There is a line” - New exhibition by Linda Hufnagel, Yafo, Israel.
Hufnagel who has exhibited in commercial galleries both in Israel and overseas has made a conscious decision to change her direction and exhibit independently. This path was initiated with her recently launched & awarded “Online Gallery” {97's award}.

Where& When:
Yehuda Margoza 36, Yafo. May 24 - June 23, Sun.-Thu. 18:00 - 22:00, Fri.&Sat. 11:00 - 16:00

Apr 12, 07

Studio97designgroup was awarded the New York IMA Outstanding Achievement for excellence in the design, development and implementation of the Linda Hufnagel 'Online Gallery' Site.

Apr 01, 07

"Making the simple complicated is commonplace; making the complicated simple, awesomely simple, that's creativity." Charles Mingus.

Read the published interview with Gesche Joost, Lady Globes*, Design Researcher form Deutsche Telekom Labratories, Berlin. Gesche has been invited by 97’s director, to be a guest lecturer in Bezalel Mdes exhibition & event 2.
Studio97designgroup collaborated in envisaging and simulating a virtual ePaper for DT Labratories.
{* A monthly magazine devoted to Israeli business women}.