Pablo Defendini

Designer for Hire

Pablo Defendini is a designer for hire. His focus is on user experience and product design for websites and mobile apps, but his broad experience in advertising, publishing, and technology makes him a well-rounded complement to any team.

Pablo was born and raised in San Juan, Puerto Rico, lives in New York City, and works with clients over the world.

Work for the screen

Fireside Magazine

Label This


Safari Mobile Apps


Creative Edge Classroom

Work for brands

Work for print

Speaking and writing

Standards, Semantics and Sequential Art

A talk at The Comic Electric Symposium and accompanying website.

On Responsive Comics

Demonstration of a responsive comic, authored using HTML and CSS.

Reading on the Big Screen

A talk and an article about designing interfaces for large display surfaces.

About the Fireside Site

A short overview of the GItHub Pages and Markdown-based tech stack for the Fireside Magazine website.


If you have a project you think might be up Pablo’s alley, drop him a line. The very best way to reach him is via email, at You can also often find him on Twitter, Instagram, GitHub, and Behance.