CREATIVE MANAGER, FOREIGN POLICY ASSOCIATION
THOUGHTS ON THE
STATE OF GRAPHIC DESIGN
Design is an ever-changing field and, as the world becomes more technological, designers will be forced to design in a way that’s less decorative and more elegant, responsive and engaging. I believe everything that exists in this world is because someone designs it. Therefore, there will always be a role and a need for designers.
Red, because it can be powerful, elegant, dynamic and passionate
Really depends on my mood, but mostly Helvetica, Whitney and Papyrus
Favorite TV Show?
Parenthood, 2 Broke Girls, Law & Order (SVU)
Kindred, The Tipping Point: How Little Things Can Make a Big Difference, Who Moved My Cheese
Eve’s Bayou, A Will of Their Own, Love Jones
Favorite Musician or Band?
Dianne Reeves, Billy Joel, Amy Winehouse, Elton John, Ella Fitzgerald
Favorite Fine Artist?
Gordon Parks, Frida Kahlo, Salvador Dali
Pandora, Ebay, IMDB
Talent You Wished You Possessed?
The ability to speak several languages
Greatest Strength as a Designer?
Loving what I do and being able to get lost in my work
Biggest Weakness as a Designer?
Taking on too much and not knowing when to quit