A Series of Shapes

New Work by Gabriel Stromberg

April 5  — May 31, 2018

In a Series of Shapes, Creative Director Gabriel Stromberg experiments with basic design elements like form, space and typography to create a body of work focused on personal narrative and creative investigation.

Featuring collaborations with Cold Cube PressOpen–Editions and a series of new screenprints.


  • Gabriel Stromberg


Gabriel Stromberg

Gabriel Stromberg has created classic and elevating design solutions for clients across the globe, including World Economic Forum, Project No. 8, and The Hotel Sorrento, among others. Before joining Civilization he worked as a lead creative for Totokaelo, The Henry Museum, and No Space Gallery, of which he was a founder. As the co-creator and host of Beyond This Point — a podcast centered on creativity and the process of design — Stromberg has moderated conversations with legendary designers Paula Scher, Lance Wyman, Experimental Jetset and other ground-breaking creators.


Civilization is a design practice that works with causes, clients and partners that share their commitment for creating positive change. They do this by building identity systems, digital experiences, printed materials, environmental graphics and exhibitions. Through hosting workshops, lectures, their interview series–Beyond This Point, and their non-profit gallery, Non-Breaking Space, they hope to inspire conversation and connection. They are the recipient of the National Design Award for Communication Design from the Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum, and the Webby Award for Best Activist Website. Their internationally recognized work is included in the permanent collection of SFMOMA and the Milton Glaser Design Archives at SVA.