design connects

Diego Kolsky

design frameworks

creative direction


Design has become a platform for integrating disciplines and leading transformations. How do the pieces come together, and what is the role of the designer? Here’s how I do it.


I worked with with Velo to create, incubate and build OLO, a cannabis product brand for the California market. See the work we did for product ideation and development, and read about my learnings on working on cannabiz.

All products come with a story. Some happen to be rich and textured with human experience, others not so much. Intoto is an e-commerce brand that is working to create a deeper connection between people and products, by getting out of the way. Take a closer look.

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crisis > change > design > transform

Part 3: Life impact→ changed bonds→ new connectivity→ systems

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voyeur project

I used to shoot b/w on film, a long time ago. With a mirrorless in hand, I started shooting the streets again and discovered that chance and timing still play a role.

let’s talk,

If you have a business challenge that calls for creative might, I'd like to hear from you.

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