BY A. PUICON
EXPERIENCE DESIGN & BRANDING
MAPEO is a digital mapping toolset for frontline communities defending their lands. Leveraging open source principles and P2P technologies, MAPEO helps communities gather qualitative and quantitative mapping data while staying organized. MAPEO also helps communities manage their own data sharing, offline and on their terms.
As the sole designer for Digital Democracy, Aldo drove the design development of MAPEO’s initial user experience and interfaces for its mobile and desktop apps. Key features include Observations and Sync.
MAPEO is available on Google Play
Digital Democracy is a nonprofit organization working in solidarity with grassroots organizations to use technology in defense of social & environmental justice.
As the sole designer for the organization at the time, Aldo developed and managed Digital Democracy’s branding and communications design. Applications ranged from social media graphics to presentation designs to tshirt design to website design.
Learn more at digital-democracy.org
EARTH DEFENDERS TOOLKIT
The Earth Defenders Toolkit is a collection of tools and training materials for communities on the frontlines of the struggle to defend the world’s forests and critical ecosystems
Aldo designed the initial branding and user interface for EDT’s public launch.
Learn more at earthdefenderstoolkit.com
ART DIRECTION & DESIGN
826LA is a non-profit organization supporting students ages 6 to 18 (and their educators) with creative and expository writing skills.
As Design Manager, Aldo oversaw all communications designs as well as maintained the established brand. Project developed in-house ranged from branding 826LA’s first virtual fundraiser to designing the UX/UI of their new Virtual Hub to strategizing a transition to digital publications.
View more at 826LA.org