Nijel Taylor is an accomplished graphic designer skilled in visual communication, brand identity and motion design. He received his BFA from The University of the Arts, where he graduated as the Valedictorian with honors in Graphic Design. He began his career as a designer at Lippincott, where he designed for a wide range of clients such as Taco Bell, PWC, Autotrader, WestRock, JackRabbit, and Hyatt Centric. Recently he contributed to efforts in video, as a designer/animator at Trollbäck + Company. He has taught Motion Design at Kean University and actively mentors young talent. His work has been recognized by design publications such as GDUSA, Logo Lounge, Graphis and recently Graphic Design Solutions Edition 6. Design shapes culture. He passionately believes design is a tool to engage others and create meaningful change. Through his projects, he aims to create work that resonates with a diverse range of audiences and pushes the potential of branding.Locked Pro Plan feature
28 Days of the Web features a different web designer, graphic designer, or web developer every day for the month of February in conjunction with and celebration of Black History Month.
Each year The University of the Arts faculty nominate a student to deliver the Valedictory Address at Commencement. Candidates are invited to submit a draft of a speech and asked to talk about their experiences at the University and to offer words of encouragement to their peers. As the president mentioned, "This year's Valedictory Speaker was chosen not only for the quality of his words but also for the many experiences he has had here at the University." http://vimeo.com/album/2875662/video/95760979
High recognition and scoring for Graphic Design Senior Thesis: "Nature Play", an interactive experience about the importance of nature for children. Abstract: Time spent playing in nature is vital towards a child’s creative, physical, and emotional development. Unfortunately, children are increasingly being removed from nature, both spatially and temporally."