In 1997, Vincent J. Brathwaite began his design career by working as a product design intern. He spent over 20 years studying and working as a multi-disciplinary designer in the areas of UX design, Visual Design, Industrial Design, and Branding. He studied Industrial Design at RISD (Rhode Island School of Design), Product and Graphic Design at Strate College in France, Product Development at MIT, Project Management at General Assembly, and UX Design at The Futur.
As an instructor for General Assembly in Los Angeles and New York, Vincent has taught over 200 adults Visual Design and UX Design. Many of them are now designers at companies such as Google, American Express, Prudential Financial, Spotify and more.
In recognition of his exemplary service in the classroom, Vincent has been selected as a member of General Assembly's Distinguished Faculty program. Vincent serves as a member of GA's Product Advisory Board for our design courses.
Intro to UX Design | Livestream
This is an introduction to user experience design. Whether you understand the basics or have just heard the term, this online class explores the topic and how to learn more.
Break Into UX Design | Livestream
What is UX Design? What does the day to day life of a UX Designer look like? Learn how to break into a career in UX Design?
User Experience Design Immersive
Ten weeks. All day. Monday through Friday. Learn the skills of a UX designer and put them to work while building a comprehensive portfolio.
User Experience Design Bootcamp
Immerse yourself in a full day of user experience design fundamentals and walk away with an actual mobile prototype.
User Experience Design
In this course, students learn to build wireframes, implement best practices for common design patterns and analyze business goals from a user perspective.
Design Thinking Workshop
This hands-on workshop will lead you through the design thinking process, taught by design thinking professionals that live and breathe in this space.
GA Lunch Break: Branding While Broke
Join us for lunch at Cross Campus DTLA and learn how Branding While Broke inspires and equips leaders building authentic brands.
A Day in the Life of a User Experience Designer
Considering a career as a User Experience Designer? Join us to find out if this might be the right career for you!
Drivin' Me Wild: UI, IxD & AR Design for High-Tech Cars
Shift your design skills into high gear! In this workshop series, you will learn hands-on User Interface (UI) Design, Interaction Design (IxD), and Augmented Reality (AR) Design.
Inside the Design Studio
An exclusive monthly speaker series that offers a glimpse inside the creative process of local design experts.
Celebrating Black History Month: A Seat at the Table Panel
This panel features Black leaders from different industries, sharing their expertise, personal stories, and best practices as leaders in their fields.
Why You Need User Experience (UX) to Grow Your Business
A workshop for business owners, executives, tech professionals, and hiring managers, to learn how design thinking can contribute to customer experience improvements.
Fireside Chat: Navigating Life While Broke
Discover how to accomplish your goals with a perceived lack of resources, skills or emotional support.
Instructor Summit 2019
How might General Assembly’s Distinguished Faculty, and by extension our entire Expert Network, drive that mission for our learners and ourselves?
CultureCon Week 2019: Level Up Your Career: Tech, Branding, & Design
This inspiring event welcomes influencers in NYC's tech community to offer an insider's look at how they work and create.
Design Thinking Crash Course
Using design thinking methods developed by David Kelly at the Stanford d.School, learn how to make faster, better design decisions by putting the customer first.
In this 8-week part-time or 1-week accelerated course, students learn the tools, theory, and practical techniques needed to create visually stunning designs.
Customer Journey Mapping
To successfully create an offering that dramatically shifts behavior, generates habitual engagement, and promotes a profitable cycle, we must first understand the consumer journey.
Branding on a Shoestring
This session will equip & inspire local entrepreneurs, creative professionals, business owners, and non-profit leaders to build authentic brands.
UI Design for Car Touchscreens and Apps
Learn about the current state of UI design on a range of different devices from apps to cars using real life case studies on some of today's hottest brands.
Interaction Design for Car touchscreens and Apps
Learn about Interaction Design Principles, including system behaviors and feedback, goal-driven design, usability, the five dimensions, cognitive psychology, and more.
Augmented Reality Design for Car Heads-Up Display
Learn about how to design visual graphics for AR (augmented reality) while executing a project to design solutions for car HUDs (heads-up displays).