Skyler Balbus


I am a product design maker and leader, currently working as a Product Design Manager at Etsy in New York.

You can find me on Twitter, Are.na, and LinkedIn.

If you’d like to chat about working together, talk about the state of product design, or grab a coffee or tea sometime, feel free to reach out.


 

Teams, organizations, and companies I have worked with:


Postlight
Creative Business, Inc.
First Look Media
Knight Foundation (learn more about this project in Postlight’s case study)
Think!Chinatown
The Village Voice (learn more about this project in Postlight’s case study)
Insight Catastrophe Group (learn more about this project in Postlight’s case study)
The Shed
Barnes & Noble Education
Good Companies
General Assembly
Livestream


Speaking, teaching, and writing:


Collaboration in Theory and Practice
 (Asbury Agile, 2019)
Screen Time, Sacred Time (Real Life Mag, 2019)
Screen Time and Sacred Time (Theorizing the Web, 2019)
Toward an Ethical Framework for Product Design (Cooper Union, 2018; MICA, 2017)
Emoji Speak: Images, Culture, and Communication (CreativeMornings Field Trip, 2018)
Collaboration in Theory and Practice (Are.na x Postlight, 2018)
Guest Critique (SVA, 2019; Cooper Union, 2018; MICA, 2017; FIT, 2016)

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