Eric Nyffeler is a designer/illustrator/human/living denim jacket who specializes in editorial and commercial illustration, screen printed posters, branding, and tasteless jokes. He is currently based in the Pacific Northwest, but spent his formative years in American Heartland. He has formal schooling in visual communication and design and print-making, and has been known to speak at various universities about such topics. His gritty geometry, analog textures, and mid-century whimsy has landed his work on and in some of the nation’s most hallowed walls and pages.
Eric, previously seen operating under the Doe Eyed moniker, cut his teeth creating hundreds of screenprinted gigposters for some of the most notable musicians of our day, ranging from local punk bands to Grammy Award-winning artists. In recent years, he’s expanded his professional focus away from the stage, creating illustrations, icons, typography, and other visual ephemera for some of the world’s most exciting brands and publications.
AARP, Adweek, Airbnb, American Greetings, Austin City Limits/PBS, Bon Appétit Magazine, Bonnaroo, CBS Films, Earnest, ESPN, Facebook, Fast Company, Freehub Magazine, Hasbro, iHeartRadio, Mental Floss Magazine, Merge Records, Mondo, Nike, National Public Radio, Portland Art Museum, Target, University of North Carolina, The Washington Post, Whole Foods Market, Writer’s Chronicle
Andrew Bird, The Avett Brothers, The Black Keys, Dave Matthews Band, The Decemberists, Philip Glass, Gotye, The Head & The Heart, Iron & Wine, Mogwai, The Mountain Goats, Phish, The Roots, St. Vincent, Superchunk
Communication Arts, Print Magazine, IdN Magazine, Graphis, HOW Magazine, Society of Illustrators, American Illustration 35, Uppercase Magazine, DPI Magazine, Advanced Photoshop Magazine
The Fox is Black, Underconsideration, HOW, Design Work Life, FPO, Illustration Age, BLDGWLF
OMGPosters,: A Decade of Rock Art, Gig Posters: Volume 2, Playful Type 2, Rock Poster Art, Low Tech Print, Damn Good, Big Book of Green Design, 1000 Indie Rock Posters, The Wall: Inside the Poster Studio, AIGA 365 Publication