Born and raised in the Texas Hill Country, Cobey is a graphic designer based in New York City with a degree in Communication Design (Parsons, Class of 2019). He focuses on publication and editorial design, motion graphics, film, and (more recently) typeface design. He wishes to learn more about CG animation, copyright and IP law, sign language, and the art of paper-making.
And In the Vast City, an animated short based on the work of Russian avante-guarde illustrators. The Contemporary Androgyne: A Reader, an editorial and book design which conflicts with the parameters of layouts.
Francis Picabia: Our Heads Are Round So Our Thoughts Can Change Direction, an exhibition identity concept for MoMA’s original on the renowned copy-cat artist.
Origin of Earth, a children’s book illustration and design for an origin tale of the world as told first by the Native American Tuskegee.
Echo en abyme (Dhalgren by Samuel R. Delany), a type and book design concept for an infinitely readable book.
ModMag Conference, Magculture, 2019, moderated by Jeremie Leslie: Student introductory speaker for one-day conference on global contemporary magazine design and culture.
Teaching Graphic Design, 2nd Edition, ed. Steven Heller, Allworth Press, 2017: Work showcased for under-graduate branding design work as part of Heller’s catalog of contemporary graphic design curricula ( per Kevin Brainard, COLLINS ).
Walsworth Yearbooks’ Gallery of Excellence Award, 2013, 2014: Awarded The Mustang annual for its outstanding merit in editorial design, cover design, and photography for a high school yearbook.