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Christoph Niemann is an illustrator, graphic designer and author. He has been a speaker at Design Indaba Conference, in 2006 and 2013.
Nicholas Blechman is the art director of the “Week in Review” section of the New York Times.
Born in 1929, Milton Glaser is among the most celebrated graphic designers in the United States.
Massimo and Lella Vignelli
Massimo Vignelli (1931 to 2014) and his wife and partner Lella cofounded Vignelli Associates, and Vignelli Center for Design Studies.
Paul D Miller
Paul D Miller is a New York-based musician, conceptual artist and writer best known by his stage name DJ Spooky that Subliminal Kid.
Bosnian national, Mirko Ilić illustrated and art directed posters, record covers and comics in Europe before moving to the United States in 1986.
Laetitia Wolff is the founding director of futureflair, a creative conduit through which she consults on design, culture and design trends.
Karlssonwilker inc. is a design studio located in the heart of Manhattan, founded by Icelander Hjalti Karlsson and Jan Wilker from Germany.
Motion Graphics Designer
Swedish self-taught designer Jakob Trollbäck leads the innovative and highly successful Trollbäck + Company.
A prolific designer, illustrator and collage artist, Ivan Chermayeff's lyrical, expressive style has resulted in iconic images for literally hundreds of clients
Abbott Miller is a graphic designer, writer and partner at Pentagram New York.
With Readymade Projects Stephen, Burks has been responsible for creative design direction on projects from retail interiors and events to packaging.
David Boira and Zoë Coombes are two architecturally trained furniture designers who work together under the studio name Commonwealth, based in New York.
The bigger apple
What happens when you take an African-American designer from New York to Africa for the first time and expect him to work with crafters?
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