About

Sinclair Smith & Company is a multi-disciplinary design studio based in Brooklyn, NY. Our services include strategic consulting, industrial design and interior design.

Contact

info_at_sinclairsmithco.com

Services

SS&Co provides services in three categories

Strategic Consulting Strategic Consulting

We create ideas. We help our clients discover and refine the ideas that lead to new products and services. With an emphasis on human narratives, performances and behaviors, we articulate client and consumer needs and help envision more robust brand experiences with greater value for the consumer and the client.

Industrial Design Industrial Design

We turn ideas into form. We specialize in product design, design engineering and product development. We create simple, iconic product solutions that provide our clients and their consumers with functionality, elegance and delight. And we follow through by connecting clients with the right manufacturer and supervising the entire production process.

Interior Design Interior Design

We put ideas and form in context. We provide interior design services for residential and commercial clients with a focus on custom millwork and carefully tailored fixtures for seamlessly branded environments. We work closely with fabricators and contractors to provide project management and quality control all the way through to the punch list.

From the Blog

Japanese Timber Joint

Japanese Timber Joint

Posted on Feb 8, 2015 in Architecture, Craft, Tools

Another great post from Core77′s Rain Noe celebrating insane levels of craft. Check out the video. It’s stunning.

Death of the Artist; Birth of Creative Entrepreneur

Death of the Artist; Birth of Creative Entrepreneur

Posted on Jan 2, 2015 in Art, Business, Craft, Education, History

The Death of the Artist—and the Birth of the Creative Entrepreneur is a fascintating article in The Atlantic by William Deresiewicz on the history and market forces that have transformed craft based artists and artisans into business facing creatives.

WSJ: Automation Makes Us Dumb

WSJ: Automation Makes Us Dumb

Posted on Dec 1, 2014 in Dysfunction, Education, Process, Tech, Tools

Computers are essential to new means and methods in design as everywhere else in the world today. This goes without question and I believe we need no further argument to justify their place. But we can argue about where, when and how much. As a design educator, I am very concerned by what I see […]

At Sinclair Smith & Co. we use design to make life better. Better working. Better playing. Better looking. And we’re proud to have done that for some of the best names in business.