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Kevin Finn is an internationally recognised designer. He is the founder and principal of the independent design practice TheSumOf. Finn is also Design Director to De Bono Global, Design Partner to Business Models Inc and founder and principal of DESIGNerd. Finn is founder, editor and designer of Open Manifesto, an independent journal exploring design culture at the intersection of social, political, cultural and economic issues. Contributors have included design luminaries such as Stefan Sagmeister, Peter Saville, Milton Gaser, Wally Olins, Rudy VanderLans and Paula Scher, alongside internationally celebrated thinkers, including Edward de Bono, Noam Chomsky, Errol Morris, Alain de Botton, Australian economist David Throsby, ex-CIA agent and author Larry J. Kolb, and real life super hero Master Legend, among many others.
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Steven Heller is co-chair of the MFA Design Department (The Designer as Author/Entrepreneur) at New York’s School of Visual Arts. He is the author or editor of over 140 books on graphic design and popular culture. He is the author of The Daily Heller.
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Lita Talarico is co-chair of the MFA Design Department at New York’s School of Visual Arts, formerly the founding managing editor of American Illustration and a founding associate of Bill Lacy Design. She is co-director of the School of Visual Arts Masters Workshop in Venice and Rome.
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Stefan Sagmeister is among today’s most important graphic designers, having designed branding, graphics, and packaging for clients as diverse as the Rolling Stones, HBO, the Guggenheim Museum and Time Warner. He has been a long-standing artistic collaborator with musicians David Byrne and Lou Reed. He is the author of the design monograph “Made You Look”, published by Booth-Clibborn editions. Solo shows on Sagmeister, Inc.’s work have been mounted in Zurich, Vienna, New York, Berlin, Japan, Osaka, Prague, Cologne, and Seoul. His motto is: “Design that needed guts from the creator and still carries the ghost of these guts in the final execution.”