Experience design firm ESI Design (New York) hired award-winning architectural and product designer Anthony Deen as their new Director of Physical Design. In his new position, Deen will oversee a multi-disciplinary team tasked with designing retail environments, museum exhibits, corporate installations and large-scale media experience projects.
“Anthony shares our commitment to creating environments that help brands and institutions engage and connect with audiences in exciting, surprising, and meaningful ways,” said Edwin Schlossberg, ESI Design’s founder and principal designer. “We are thrilled to have Anthony join the ESI Design team.”
Deen also serves on the faculty of the Parsons School of Design’s M.F.A. in Design and Technology program, a program he co-founded in 1997. Deen holds numerous design patents, and his projects have won the Cannes Lion, International Design, Spark Design and AIA Project awards, as well as multiple GOOD Design and SEGD Merit awards. A frequent writer on design, he has been published in Design:Retail, Retail Environments and Brand Packaging magazines.
Prior to joining ESI Design, Deen helped plan, design and build a wide range of retail, transportation and public environments for major clients including Apple, the Barclays Center, Central Park Conservancy, Chelsea Market, FAO Schwarz, JetBlue, W Hotels and the World Trade Center.