nXtwo is a partnership formed by Michael and Joshua Nelson. They are an award winning design studio offering advertising, graphic design, branding, web design, internet marketing and photography. nXtwo is a sister company to Nelson and Sixta, a thirty-four year old company that offers corporate, documentary and commercial video production for a variety of corporate and municipal clients. The design philosophy is very straightforward...Create an effective, lucid graphic, and be consistent in its application.


Michael Nelson is a founding partner for Nelson and Sixta. He was part of the creative group for the redevelopment of the Historic Downtown of San Jose, as well as Pine Avenue, Queensway Bay and the East Village Artist District in Long Beach. He also was a judge for the Los Angeles Advertising Women's LULU Awards and the Palm Springs ADDY Awards for two years. Michael has an extensive art background with a B.A. in Fine Art and M.A. in Painting/Photography from Western Illinois University where he was a Graduate Teaching Assistant. He has post-graduate studies at Art Center College of Design and UCLA, as well as graduate independent studies with Garry Winogrand, Eileen Cowin and Kenda North.


Joshua Nelson has received an extensive art background while studying in Florence, Italy and attended Pasadena City College, Art Center College of Design and Cal State Long Beach. He has created work for a wide array of businesses including commercial real estate, fashion, hotels, manufacturing and municipalities. He was a Teaching Assistant at Pasadena City College for two years. Joshua is currently in a consulting position with nXtwo, he is Director, UX Design at Hulu.