Design + Technology Classes & Tutorials in NYC
Master a new skill on the bleeding edge of design and technology.
Be in-demand in NYC’s evolving design ecosystem.
Pixel Practice is an educational platform for multidisciplinary skill and career building with a focus on digital design software tools.
Take a class or view our free tutorials and resources.
- Develop a skillset in high demand for today’s creative economy.
- Grow you career, professional skill set. and personal tool-kit.
- Learn to create your ideas using professional design software.
Demand for proficient 3d modelers is rapidly growing across nearly every creative discipline, digital manufacturing is changing the way our products are made, and 3d design is increasingly becoming a standard workflow for design studio across all creative verticals. Learn the fundamentals of 3d modeling and applications across a range of industries. There are beginner and intermediate courses available.
- Learn 3d printing’s contemporary capabilities and limitations
- How industries and designers are effectively using 3d printing
- Overview of hardware, software, and processes for 3d printing
Join us for our online 3d printing course as we cut through the 3d printing hype and distill all the information you would want to know about 3d printing into an easy to digest curriculum. This class is for everyone from the hobbyist, curious individual looking to grow a business, to the creative professional looking to learn more about the contemporary possibilities and applications of 3d printing.
The demand for 3D Modeling as a skill is growing extremely rapidly in our economy. Between 2010 and 2014, jobs requiring 3d modeling experience grew 1,834%! In the last year, 35% of all engineering jobs require 3d modeling and 3d printing skills. Across nearly all creative verticals, the demand for skills to reflect today’s job market is evolving. Stay ahead by growing your personal and professional toolbox.
Find Creative Companies and Designers in NYC
The greatest creative capital of NYC is its people. Find interviews of some of the most talented designers in NYC. Looking for companies to work for or doing research for business development? We’ve also filtered lists of some of the top design firms and agencies into spreadsheets you can download.
Discover Creative Industry Events in NYC
For both networking and leisure, there is so much going on at any given time in NYC, it’s difficult to prioritize. We’ve organized a collection of calendars from some of New York’s most revered institutions so you can get a glimpse of what creative events are happening and where. Find exhibits, networking events and meetups, lectures, and continuing educational opportunities.
Most Recent Interview:
We spoke with multidisciplinary designer, Francis Bitonti, about two 3d printed footwear projects. Specifically, how each project came about and what design tools were used in the process. In both instances, algorithms were used to generate the 3d geometry for the shoes. INTERVIEWER How did the “Molecule” shoes come [...]
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We compiled this for you. Here is a nearly complete list of the top architecture firms in NYC. Download the architecture firms in NYC list and check out our guides: Where to find a job in architecture Here is a thorough, but incomplete list of architecture firms with NYC offices. Have any to add? Comments? Email us at firstname.lastname@example.org For [...]