Owen Dodd

Owen Dodd

Product Designer in Copenhagen / New York, He / Him

About

I'm a designer and strategist for digital products. My work experience spans developing design systems, brand identities, and intuitive user experiences. I focus on helping teams develop strong design culture while creating best in class experiences for their users. Currently leading design at Good Dog, previously at The New York Times, and Artsy.

Work Experience

2021 — 2022
New York / Copenhagen

Leading the design team as we create mobile and web design systems, launch new mobile apps, creating new digital experiences for buyers and breeders, and refine our brand identity.

2020 — 2021
New York, NY

Creating a holistic content ecosystem strategy for the product, introducing new content types like video and articles to our app and web products. Iterating on the core content surface, the recipe page. Developing a new design system for web.

2019 — 2020
New York, NY

Leading design for a new design system, Ink, to be applied across editor facing tooling. Developing new tools to streamline the production of email newsletters and push notifications.

2015 — 2019
New York, NY

Leading the design and product strategy for Artsy’s editorial business. Working in collaboration with developers, product managers and business stakeholders to develop engaging reader experiences and cultivate one of the world’s largest online art audiences. Notable projects include: redesigned editorial articles and features, an art world news aggregation product, and developing Palette, Artsy’s first comprehensive design system.

2013 — 2014
Boulder, CO

Collaborating with studio partners to develop identities, websites, books, and collateral for a range of clients in the science, arts and culture, and food sectors. Notable projects include: a website for the Boulder Museum of Contemporary Art, an icon system for the Colorado Avalanche Information Center, and packaging for Peak Spirits distillery.