People Series: Ewald's Documentary Photography

The Uncorked People Series features the stories of Uncorked folks and what makes them who they are. It tells the tales of the insatiably curious and multifaceted people that make the company what it is. The blogs are published once a month. Stay tuned for more.

design, news · May 8, 2017

Uncorked's New Home: 811 Stark

We're excited to finally unveil the biggest and most permanent Uncorked project to date: our new office, 811 Stark.

design, development, fabrication, news · May 1, 2017

The Makings of an In-Office Horse Race: Part 2

Building off the blog post from earlier this month about creating an in-office Uncorked derby experience from scratch, this post dives into the hardware aspects of making the game work.

design, development · Apr 25, 2017

Magic Words: Editorial Values and the Future of Design

What's writing's role in the future of design? Nick Parish, our new editorial director, thinks it's fundamental.

news, strategy, design · Apr 21, 2017

Uncorked’s Take on Design Week PDX + What We’re Doing

It’s that time of year again… The week where designers and creatives, as well as other curious folks from different disciplines, swarm various areas of the city to be a part of Design Week Portland.

design, news · Apr 17, 2017

The Makings of an In-Office Horse Race: Part 1

design, development, news · Apr 6, 2017

The adidas All Day App is in Beta

Here at Uncorked, we get to work on a wide range of projects, and today we’re excited to say that one of those is the All Day well-being app from adidas.

design, development, news, strategy, ux · Mar 30, 2017

It’s Lit: Uncorked's Holiday Package

It’s lit. The only words you can really use to describe the latest holiday package from Uncorked.

design, development, news · Feb 23, 2017

Designing Interactive Motion with a Developer’s Point-of-View

I’ve spent a great deal of time over the past couple years generating interactive motion concepts and finding better ways to communicate the intricacies of my output to developers. I’m constantly searching for better ways to maintain the integrity of my work through the migration from concept to code. Any interactive motion designer that’s gone through the process more than once knows that handing over a video file of an After Effects composition and saying, “Do this,” to a developer doesn’t always fly.

design, development · Feb 2, 2017

Winter Lights Festival Cameo no. 3: An exploration of light, sound, touch and technology

For the second year in a row, there will be a community of Portlanders gathering at OMSI for the Winter Lights Festival—an event that illuminates the city’s waterfront with contemporary light-based art installations along with interactive performances and activities. But this year is about more than just light. Uncorked Studios along with Piano Push Play, dotdotdash, Willis + Dupont and ZGF Architects came together to make Cameo no. 3.

design, fabrication, development, News · Feb 1, 2017