I make websites. With
Kate Howe, I formed Left–Right, a web-development practice serving social-purpose clients. Formerly I was Director of Web Development at Bureau Blank, a branding agency in New York City, where I supervised work for clients such as Living Cities, the Harvard Kennedy School of Government, and PolicyLink.
This site merges my info from sites like
with info I enter into a custom CMS.
The source code is on Github.
If you’ve been “on the blogging scene” for a decade or more (oh my God you guys it is so hard for me to write this sentence without typing “kill yourself” as the…
Jhumpa Lahiri, 1999
Ann Patchett, 2001
I collaborated with
Samarskaya & Partners to build an extensive custom ecommerce site for a home furnishings studio in Brooklyn. Fully responsive, runs on SquareSpace, and through extensive JSON-T and jQuery pushes the limits of what that platform can do.
Feb 23, 2015
George R.R. Martin, 2005
This is a single-page promotional site for the Center for Active Design, running on Laravel with parallax scrolling effects. Design by
Feb 11, 2015
Henning Mankell, 1995
Michael Connelly, 2014
Che Guevara, 1993
Wednesday, October 29th, 2014 1 It's funny when people make distinctions about whether it's darker in the morning or the evening, as if it isn't the most obvious truth of our time that it's all…
I'm glad Walter Isaacson is getting such an outpouring of love from reviewers and talk-show hosts for including Ada Lovelace in The Innovators, his new history of the digital revolution.1 Thanks to…
Donna Tartt, 2013
Thomas Pynchon, 2013
Left-Right was engaged by the
Hudson Valley Writers Center to rebrand their organization and rebuild their website. Will soon feature a full e-commerce system built on our open-source Avalon CMS.
Aug 21, 2014
Neal Stephenson, 1999
Edan Lepucki, 2014
OLD TOWN by thismustbetheplace
Gillian Flynn, 2012
As a contractor for
Samarskaya & Partners, I am working on an upcoming website for Caribé Exotic Juice Company.
Jul 18, 2014
I worked on a few pages on the Orange Chef website, promoting their integration with the latest version of the Jawbone UP fitness tracker. Includes parallax scrolling, animations, and a clever responsive design within a Shopify environment.
Jul 16, 2014
Isabel Allende, 2011
Rock happening at Burger Boogaloo in Oakland
FORT LEAVENWORTH, Kan. — WHEN I chose to disclose classified information in 2010, I did so out of a love for my country and a sense of duty to others. I’m now serving a sentence of 35…
Michael Lewis, 2014
Is <a href="https://twitter.com/Dropbox">@Dropbox</a> still appointing Condi to their board? Starting to think through how to #DropDropbox after being a pro customer since 2009.
Dave Eggers, 2013
The Rocket Fizz Soda Pop Shop
George R.R. Martin, 2000
Anjan Sundaram, 2013
Henry Cowell Redwoods State Park
Jason Matthews, 2013
SThis nation has a very fundamental problem. Its best city—New York City—exists in a northern latitude so extreme that it is a frigid sub-Arctic wasteland for half the year. Why don't we rebuild s
Sarah Vowell, 2008
George R.R. Martin, 1998
Scott Berkun, 2013
Giulietta Carrelli outside the Trouble Coffee & Coconut Club. (Photo: Jeff Singer) All the guy was doing was slicing inch-thick pieces of bread, putting them in a toaster, and spreading stuff on…
Miss Polly's Soul City Cafe
Robert's Western World
Moe's Original BBQ
I have a new website you guys <a href="http://joshreisner.com">joshreisner.com</a>
Philipse Manor, NY
Michael Connelly, 2013
Continue reading the main story Continue reading the main story Seven months ago, the world began to learn
Wilson Aquatic Center
Gary Webb, 1998
John le Carré, 1968
Chevy Chase Pavilion
Sometime in the past few years, the blog died. In 2014, people will finally notice. Sure, blogs still exist, many of them are excellent, and they will go on existing and being excellent for many…
Dec 19, 2013
Fremont Older Open Space Preserve
John F. Kennedy International Airport (JFK)
With Andrew Price at Atomic Tattoo Hollywood, CA
Jeff Tancil and Britta Frahm, I programmed a website that tells the history of poverty in New York City.
Nov 11, 2013
MS MR at The Independent
The 55 miles from Campbell to San Francisco make for one of the nicest commutes anywhere. The journey mostly zips along the Junipero Serra Freeway, a grand and remarkably empty highway that abuts the…
Kate Howe started a fabulous, family-friendly outdoor market in historic downtown Jersey City, featuring quality handmade and vintage home goods, gift items, kids' items, accessories, jewelry and more.
Aug 09, 2013
Officially, Google killed Reader because “over the years usage has declined”.1 I believe that statement, especially if API clients weren’t considered “usage”, but I…
RT <a href="https://twitter.com/ShammaBoyarin">@ShammaBoyarin</a>: Its not as if the NSA were mass downloading articles from JSTOR.
RT <a href="https://twitter.com/pourmecoffee">@pourmecoffee</a>: I hope the dragons got something nice for Khaleesi.
Kate Howe and I formed a web-development practice. This is its website.
Oct 18, 2012
Jeff Tancil, Britta Frahm and I combined forces to make a website for the Tow Center for Digital Journalism at Columbia University Journalism School.
Sep 04, 2012
The NYC Department of Design and Construction hired me to build out the website for a new public health nonprofit called the
Center for Active Design.
Jul 01, 2012
Opening scene: Chunky unconvincing CGI chap chases a departing ufo to the top of a hill. Drinks something the aliens left behind. Disintegrates into a nearby waterfall. Cut to the Isle of Skye:…
Jun 07, 2012
The New York World is a project of Columbia University's Journalism School. It "produces accountability journalism devoted to deepening public understanding of the ways city and state government shape life in New York City." Via TancilTown.
May 30, 2012
A companion site for Kate Howe's
iPad app in the iTunes Store. It uses David DeSandro's Isotope library, which is also used on this site.
Dec 06, 2011
Ksenya Samarskaya is a typographer and designer in New York City. She designed her new site and I put it together with a custom CMS some fancy jQuery.
Aug 10, 2011
Brad Ascalon is a furniture and product designer living in New York City.
Aug 06, 2011
ContourGlobal is an international energy company that hired Bureau Blank to do its website. I supervised the project in my role as Director of Web Development and contributed some code as well.
Apr 13, 2011
Molly Skonieczny designed (and I built) this website for an interior design firm in San Francisco.
Feb 14, 2011
Jeffrey Monteiro is a womenswear designer in New York City. Kate Howe, Molly Skonieczny and I built this site, with a custom CMS.
Nov 02, 2010
The Foreign Investment Group is a management consulting practice run by Kate Howe's husband, Matthew Murrell. Kate designed and I built the site with a custom CMS.
Aug 06, 2010