Design a Life You Love Ayse Birsel
How Things Are Made: From automobiles to zippers Andrew Terranova and Sharon Rose
The Object Stares Back: On the Nature of Seeing James Elkins
A New Look at Visual Thinking Laura Otis Ph.d, Psychology Today
How Architecture Can Create Dignity for All John Cary, TED Women
Niya holds more than a decade in experience leading business design efforts for award winning products in the global marketplace.
Her background includes international product design with an emphasis on cognitive factors. Her articles on color and semiotics underscore the importance of effective symbol and language cues, and have appeared in Communication Arts Magazine, the Design Annual.
Niya leverages a diverse background in graphics, writing, teaching, research, and consulting to achieve design excellence, and successfully merges sensitivity to human experience with an awareness of how technology needs to work. The result is a synthesis of strategy, imagination, and business power.