Rationale Design

Rationale provides world-class expertise in design, identity systems, and more across multiple mediums.

Graphic Clarity

Presented by Rationale, Graphic Clarity is an exhibit that will showcase a wide range of artifacts ranging from posters, books, and other printed objects from 1950–1980 that display the visual power, timeless quality, influence, and relevance of modernist design on visual communications today.

Presented by Rationale, Graphic Clarity is an exhibit that will showcase a wide range of artifacts ranging from posters, books, and other printed objects from 1950–1980 that display the visual power, timeless quality, influence, and relevance of modernist design on visual communications today.

The exhibition will take place at the Russell Day Gallery at Everett Community College at 2000 Tower St, Everett, WA 98201.

The show will be up from September 24 to October 26, 2018, with an opening party on September 27 from 12:30–2:00 pm.

The exhibition is open to the public and is free. Gallery hours are Monday–Thursday 10am–4pm, Friday 10am–2pm.

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sean wolcott rationale graphic clarity exhibit swiss poster german poster japanese poster canadian poster dutch poster modern graphic design

2018

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10 principles for good digital design

As little design as possible.

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Minimal Calendar released

Out now for iPhone.

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Timeless design for temporary screens

Minimal Calendar arrives Monday.

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Summer internship

Passionate and like-minded designers inquire.

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SynthPatch released

Out now for iOS.

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Survey Vol.1 Culture

Rationale curated exhibition.

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Happy new year

2017 was a landmark.

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2017

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2018 calendar

Available now.

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New website

Commitment, discipline, and passion.

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New posters

High-quality prints.

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2016

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This land

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Dear Donald

This is who we are.

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New interview

“Communicate with an element of universal clarity”

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2015

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2016 calendar

Available now.

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Lance Wyman

Recording “Beyond This Point” podcast.

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Pacific NW modern

From advertising to New Graphic Design.

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Sean Wolcott 08–14

Design work of Rationale’s founder.

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2014

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Manuals 2 out

Passionately crafted books.

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AIGA 100 exhibition

AIGA 100 exhibition.

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Manuals 2

Available for pre-order.

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2015 calendar

Available now.

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Design interview

Design today and impacts of technology.

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Typho interview

Sequence and geometry.

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Remembering

Farewell to an all-time great.

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2013

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Music poster series

Silence speaks loudest.

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