About


Skip is a Designer, Animator and Artist from the midwestern USA, based in Brooklyn, NY. His work ties a thread of playful abstraction through works both simple and complex. He works as a Designer at Tumblr and was previously an On-Air Designer & Animator for Nickelodeon. In 2014 he was named as part of ADC Young Guns 12.

He has collaborated with a variety of freelance clients including Google, Scholastic, Gap, Discovery Channel, GOOD, Vine, Digg, Giphy, and French Horn Rebellion.

Skip is currently available for select freelance projects.

CONTACT:
skip@skiphursh.com

INTERNETS:
Twitter
Facebook
Dribbble
Tumblr
GIF Selections
Photo Tumblr
Pinterest
Instagram
Rdio
Last.fm
Behance

FEATURED:
Graphic Interviews for Graphic Artists Volume #2
Wrap Magazine
Cartoon Brew
It's Nice That
Ten Pennies Interview
Giphy Interview
Design Work Life
The Method Case
Characterized NYC 2013
We Occupy
Complex
Buzzfeed
Atelier Tally
Minimo Graph
io9
Webdesigner Depot
Paper Darts
MIGA Magazine
Alegria Makers Series Interview
The Fox is Black
Cargo Favorite Sites

EXHIBITIONS:
OFF SCREEN III, Group Show, Brooklyn, NY, October 2014
Loop, Group Show, London, UK, September 2013
OFF SCREEN II, Group Show, Brooklyn, NY, September 2013
Paper Darts Pop-Up, Group Show, Minneapolis, MN, June 2013
OFF SCREEN, Group Show, Brooklyn, NY, August 2012

RECOGNITION:
ADC Young Guns 12
PromaxBDA Gold, Art Direction & Design, 2013
Type Directors Club Award, 2009
Converse Rubber Tracks Live
Future 52
Ink Painting, 2015
Washed Out Rough Drafts
Tumblr GIFs 2014
Yule Log 2.014
Inside Matter
Giphy TV
Off Screen III
US Open Sessions
Kiblind
Animated GIF, 2014
Gap REMIX Project
GOOD 100
Instapaper
Animated GIFs 2014
Line Study
Is This Thing On?
2013: The Year in Digg
Illustrated Etymology
Nick Holiday IDs
Christmas GIFs 2013
Yule Log 2.0
Sundial
Vine
Digg Video
Off Screen II
GIF Collaborations
Animated GIFs
Digg Reader