Nest is the multidisciplinary design practice of artist Brian William Dove. Brian holds a BFA in Kinetic Imaging from Virginia Commonwealth University. His skills and interests include graphic design, video, animation, and music.
Brian lives and works in Richmond, Virginia, where he spends most of his time writing and performing with the bands Antiphons, Big Baby, and Young Scum.
Brian is currently the in-house designer at Richmond digital marketing agency, Workshop Digital.
PROJECT: Antiphons, Groan [2016/2017]
TYPE: Album artwork & packaging, music videos
Groan is the debut album of Richmond's Antiphons. I handled the album artwork design and layout for vinyl and cassette, edited two music videos, and created other promotional collateral. Groan was released January 13, 2017 via Citrus City and Gigantic Noise Records.Losing Teeth music videoHuman Bruise Music Video
PROJECT: Young Scum, Zona 
TYPE: Album artwork & packaging for vinyl & cassette.
Zona is an EP by Richmond's Young Scum. Five summery pop songs about love, tacos, and hating your shitty boss. I designed the album artwork and layout for the vinyl & cassette releases, released July 24, 2016 via Citrus City & Pretty Olivia Records.
PROJECT: Birchfields 
TYPE: Logo design, branding, website, print collateral.
Birchfields is a photography and cinematography business primarily focused on weddings. Birchfields approached me in need of a new logo and website. I designed a new brand identity and built them a new website. The logomark was used to create a metal brand which Birchfields uses to brand wooden boxes to send physical materials to their clients.View the brand guidelines here.
PROJECT: Dyscalculia 
Dyscalculia is a game poem about rebirth. It was created from magazine cut outs and scanned objects. Click here to play. NOTE: make sure Adobe Flash Player is enabled.
PROJECT: Good Eating Habits [in progress]
Good Eating Habits is an animated short about anxiety around eating, currently in production.
PROJECT: Various Flyers
TYPE: Poster design
Various flyer designs for rock shows, mostly in Richmond.
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