Sydney Maggin
is a NYC based graphic designer and publisher.


Sydney Maggin

NYC* based graphic designer with a love for editorial design, typography, and redesigning her portfolio site.

*currently MD/NYC

+1 301 520 2590
Phase Zero

A self-published-experimental-exploration-time-capsule-print-publication. It is an artifact attempting to document and critique the rapidly evolving culture and visual language of the current counterculture in NYC. Phase Zero accepts and publishes all submissions.

Six issues
32pp, 8.5" x 11" black and white
17" x 22" screenprinted poster
300 editions/issue

Phase Zero is currently sold at Bungee Space, Desert Island Comics, Human Relations NYC, Village Works, and Printed Matter. Issues 01–05 are avaliable to be viewed at the Metropolitan Museum of Art’s Watson Library.

Currently working on Issue 07
It’s Nice That article
2023 - Present

Neue Bauhaus

The letterforms in this typeface are constructed from made three possible components: a square, a quarter circle, and the quarter circle subtracted from the square.

This display typeface was inspired by Walter Gropius’ Bauhaus Manifesto.

Synthetic Mind

Digital Archive + Print Publication

What happens if artificial intelligence is given the task of rendering dreams into a visible output? Through the Reddit thread r/dreaminterpretation, 305 posts detailing dreamed experiences were logged and fed into Dall-E to render an visual depiction of the dream, categorized each dream by keywords/thematic similarities, and sorted into a guide through which the reader can understand each dream, it’s visual output, and themes.

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2022 - 2023

Direct Mail Campaign

Direct mail designs for Paramount Construction, a D.C., Maryland, and Virginia based custom home builder. Letters were send out to over 40,000 DMV residents.


Green Map
Local Food and Recovery Icons

Icon Design for Green Map, an open source mapping platform that allows communities to map their local resources.