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basia kurlender is a graphic designer, an illustrator, a sign painter, a lifelong new yorker, a friend to dogs, an aquarius, a rug tufter, a successful matchmaker, a pratt grad, a loyal craigslist missed connections reader, and also a lot of other things.

a recent artist residency

︎︎︎ “security deposit” @ picnic collective (july 2020)

select clients

︎ baby’s all right, brooklyn book festival, colossal media, finale, food iq (daniel holzman & matt rodbard), many bands, milkweed provisions, momofuku, noble signs, select aperitivo, slumber mag, tandem, wax 9, my friends, my enemies, myself


Vice: “The Handmade Rug Scene is Booming, Thanks to TikTok“ :))
AIGA: “Student Spotlight” designer profile
Prattfolio: “What Question Can You Not Stop Thinking About?"
Forge Art Magazine: artist profile
Scully’s Digest: artist profile
Dead Ramones: interview about skating & gender
& a video of me presenting my thesis at AIGA’s Education Warmups


say hi @ basiakurlender(at)gmail(dot)com
@bshawww on instagram