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Artist, activist, performer
The founder of Orange Culture, a clothing line movement that covers universal silhouettes with an African aesthetic.
Architect and Interior designer
Her work is guided by the belief that architects have an important role to play in spaces that have the power to elevate, dignify, and provide a better life.
Design critic and the author of the critically acclaimed books Design as an Attitude and Hello World: Where Design Meets Life.
Lucas De Man
Theatre director, playwright, and actor.
NM type is a collaborative type foundry between typeface designers Noel Pretorius and María Ramos.
The German designer's work focuses on novel design and digital fabrication processes at the intersection of design, technology, and biology.
Sound artist, designer and electronic musician.
Stand-up comedian, actor, writer and film director.
Rodrigo Garcia Gonzalez
Inventor, designer, architect and engineer.
Award-winning costume designer and women's rights icon.
Curator and founder of Bold Tendencies and Hannah Barry Gallery.
Graphic Designer, Art Director and the Founder of Middle Boop.
Architect Dong-Ping Wong is the founder and Director of FOOD, a design firm based in New York.
Architect and founder of Selldorf Architects
Film director, producer, and author.
Founder & Creative Chairman, Droga5
The creative director established the multi-disciplinary design studio Spin in 1992.
The ophthalmologist is the founder of Vula, a healthcare app.
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