KEVIN GATTA is director of Gatta Design & Co., Inc., located in the NYC. Kevin joined Herb Lubalin Associates in 1979; joined The Pushpin Group with Pocknell & Co in 1981–1988. He is a Distinguished Professor for Graduate COMD at Pratt Institute since 1981. KEVIN co-authored four texts with "Communicating Through Graphic Design" published in 2010.
60% of studios are small-sized (1-5 people).
1-5 are long-term freelancers
My Mom, Dad and art teacher Mrs McCarthy. Professors Sykes, Horvat + Ames. The early trust of my creative spirit at Lubalin by Mike Aron, Jason Calfo, Tony DiSpigna + Alan Peckolick. Then earning the trust of Seymour @Pushpin and my students @Pratt.
Average: 17 years
Books and bookshelves, Our friends' artwork, Process materials for ongoing projects, Old gasoline and advertising signs
We like it, but plan to make some changes to the space
8% of studios work 30-39 hours/week.
The average is 40-49 hours/week.
36% of studios are quiet
32% have pets at the studio
Favorite Place(s): Monte's Trattoria, Amelia's Restaurant