Netdiver magazine #ISSN 1911-866X is a design + digital culture magazine that uncovers, reviews and publishes outstanding work by the international creative community.
Champions the value of design, online and beyond, since 1998. Empowering, inspiring, stimulating creativity.
No hype just beautiful
If you wonder who is behind Netdiver Mag? Check this interview by Kuvva.
“Looks A-MAZING!!! You are most definitely an awesome eye-candy curator! :)”
“PIONEERING design ‘zine Netdiver is back, baby!
Founded by my friend and colleague Carole Guevin in 1998, Netdiver was one of the first web ‘zines to seriously explore and promote design and design culture on the web.”
“Netdiver Magazine does a superb job of surfacing talent. You could lose many hours here.”
“Good to see that @netdivermag is still going strong (since '98)”
'Carole Guevin's long running Netdiver eschewed the superficial and trendy, instead offering links to the best and most enduring web designs and portfolios. Browsing the archive is like visiting the web's most prestigious gallery.'
Editor / Founder
Carole Guevin is an eye candy editor, curator, philosopher, geek , communication designer, online pioneer, theorist, creative activist, songwriter and founding partner of FYE creative continnum, publisher of Netdiver Magazine.
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Photo by Lillian Xia
She hit the web in 1995 (prior having being on the Internet about 15+ years before while working with a UdeM scientific group) and since has become an internationally recognized driving force and unrelenting industry evangelist, activist and catalyst through her work as editor of Netdiver Magazine, championing rising talent worldwide, online and beyond.
She served on the Adobe Design Achievement Award, HOW interactive, AIGA, SXSW jury panels and many others. Guest lecturer at the Royal College of Art and Central Saint Martins (London, UK), OFFF Barcelona where she ran a creativity workshop, FITC, SXSWi, FOTB, Art Directors Club, she likes to share her take of the future of design, creativity and self-promotion.
Julius Wiedemann, editor in charge at Taschen GmbH, included Netdiver as part of his TED University session 100 Websites You Should Know and Use and Vitaly Friedman, chief editor of Smashing Magazine, named Netdiver as one of the 42 Design/Tech Magazines to read.
Co-founder / Creative code officer
Jean-François Simard aka JF holds multiple degrees in diverse areas: pure sciences, finance and music. He is a multi-tasker whose creative code + styling makes all projects run smoothly.
Sharp, critical, opiniated and single-minded, he acts as the resident assistant art director when needed.
He is both a talented musician and passionate about the future of interactivity.
As the geek-head around the studio - he has worked with clients such as Adobe, Ubisoft and others.
While currently working on contract with a NYC based firm delivering interactive solutions to high-end real estate conglomerates — he is also composing, recording and producing three albums as WAABM (We are all beautiful minds — equal part he/her) in their live / work studio.