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New Work: Black Spectacles 2.0

Bright Bright Great is excited to announce the launch of Black Spectacles revamped art direction and website,


Bright Bright Great has been lucky enough to work with the Black Spectacles team over almost 10 years, assisting with brand, design, strategy and more. We have also worked with Black Spectacles’ community products such as Super Simple, ARE Prep and ARE Live.










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Jason Schwartz

New Business: Bright Bright Great Signs On To Revamp UX, Usability and Art Direction with Black Spectacles

Bright Bright Great is excited to continue work with Black Spectacles, an online learning platform for architecture & design.

Black Spectacles was actually one of Bright Bright Great’s first clients in 2007. (View our original branding and design work for Black Spectacles here.) Our team originally focused on branding and initial art direction and are excited to continue to work with the Black Spectacles team, to revamp the design, improve UX (user experience) and usability.

Black Spectacles not only offers educational content produced in-house, but also partners with the American Institute of Architects, architects, and the best design firms in the world to create ARE® practice testing software and tutorials.

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“Great design gives you instant credibility. We hear all the time how beautiful our site is, and I can usually tell that whomever says it, thinks we are a few notches bigger, a few notches more profitable and a few notches more successful, because we have a killer site & brand.”

Read full testimonial here.

Marc Teer – CEO and Founder, Black Spectacles

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Jason Schwartz

Bright Bright Great Featured on Web Design Served!!!


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Today, Bright Bright Great’s work on the Black Spectacles brand is featured on Web Design Served, part of the Behance Network and we couldn’t be more thrilled.

From Web Design Served: Our editorial team features only a small number of projects every day. With many thousands to choose from, we look for work that promotes new thinking in its industry.

Congrats, and thanks for being involved in the Behance Network.

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Congrats go out to Creative Director Jason Schwartz & Designer Drew Rios for creating such an amazing interactive experience.


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Jason Schwartz

Double Up! Bright Bright Great Wins 2 2011 GDUSA American Web Design Awards: Black Spectacles + The New Toy (One Design Collabo)

Bright Bright Great is excited to announce that it picked up 2 2011 GDUSA American Web Design Awards, the first for Black Spectacles, launched in March 2011 and second for a collaboration with One Design Company on The New Toy, launched in mid-2010.

Click the links to scope out the websites.


Black Spectacles: Creative Director & Designer: Jason Schwartz, Designer: Alvin Thong, Developer: Fer Cardenas.

The New Toy: Creative Director & Designer: Jason Schwartz, Project Manager: Noah Bernsohn (One Design Company). Various logos created by: Drew Rios, Hugo Campuzano, Allie Armstrong, Andy Miller, Eric Ellis, Jesse Hora, Jillian Fischer, Julia Heglund, Lee Salisbury, Mike Renaud, Ned Wright & Will Miller.

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Jason Schwartz