NAOMI PIERCEY

New-media storyteller with sharp technical savvy and a keen interest in the ways users engage with content. Strong editorial eye with expertise in curation, social media for brands, ad-supported campaigns, and project management. Other interests: The maker movement, immersive theater, One Book One Link (book club), all things space, waterfall hikes, ukeleles, headstands, out-Googling the competition.

Digital Content

Director of Branded Content and Strategic Partnerships at American Media

Immersive Film Events

Social media co-director for BBQ Films

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Pacific NorthWest

Saluting the nomadic spirit. AWESOME WATERFALL HIKE: Horsetail Falls, Columbia River Gorge, Oregon.  Excerpted in Wild: From Lost to Found on the Pacific Crest Trail by Cheryl Strayed (our most recent One Book, One Tweet read), this damn poem keeps finding me: The Summer Day by Mary Oliver Who made the world? Who made the swan, and the […]

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MoonPin
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Almost-Astronaut Q & A

Awesome intel on the moon landing. In the mail from my San Francisco pen pal–a commemorative moon landing pin! Lots of fun memorabilia was created for the momentous event (just search the vintage section of etsy for “moon landing” to discover some seriously kitschy space stuff), and I’m glad to own a small piece. The […]

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A Prism of Threads
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What Color is Your Aura?

  Earth + Water + Fire How it works: You place your hands on special aura-approved metal places by your sides and sit still for a photograph. An assistant will take your photo using a special aura-specific lens. Minutes later, your Polaroid will showcase a multitude of colors, representing a snapshot of your current aural […]

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Balloon Seas at SX

I tripped the light fantastic for this installation from Windmill Studios in Republic Square Park at SXSW this year. To me, the world can be easily segmented into two groups of humans. People who are still fascinated by balloons as adults, and trolls. Singular dollops of helium floating through the atmosphere just gets me every […]

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Friends with You
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Texture and Blow-ups at Basel

Art Basel Miami Beach isn’t just a cluster sculpt of galleries and parties (although it’s mostly that). There are important conversations taking places around every art deco bend. There are luminaries giving speeches and loiterers gawking at cheap installations and lots of neon and loose sand. And in the breadth of it all, there is […]

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Leonid Tishkov’s Lunar Mission

Discovered on Plenty of Color, this art install/photo project is a star. Read an interview with Leonid about his “Private Moon.” This is not just a series – it is a performance of a lifetime! I have traveled Private Moon for ten years and each time the moon reveals more space to me. The moon is a […]

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