All Interviews

Black Jesus — Superhero Cheesecake

Goofy Ass Designer keeping it real in Amsterdam. He started his career as an Olympic athlete. Shifted to User Interfaces later and has been turning water into wine ever since.

Julia Hoffmann — EF

Graphic Designer, mother of three, living in Switzerland. Not afraid of moving around and embracing change. Currently ECD at EF’s Global Creative Team shaping what the future of language, education, travel, and cultural exchange looks and feels like.

Alex Cornell — Cocoon

Alex is a designer and musician based in San Francisco. Previously, he was the lead designer for Facebook Video and Live, and he is now working on a new company called Cocoon. Before that, he co-founded UberConference and was an apprentice to Tycho/ISO50.

Alan Clarke-Symonds — Home

Senior graphic designer living and working in Bristol, UK. Passionate about creating simple, well-crafted ideas. Currently designing employee experiences and internal communications at Home.

Guy Moorhouse — Independent

Guy is an independent designer, coder, and would-be animator and artist. He strives to work on projects that bring about positive change in the world. He’s happiest working in the space where graphic design and interaction meet.

Gianni Clifford — Zendesk

Gianni leads Zendesk’s growing product design team in his native and beloved Dublin, he sees collaboration as the key to creating experiences customers love.

Edwin de Jongh — Airbnb

Hyperactive designer from Rotterdam living his best worst life in San Francisco. His drive for adventure leads him to reckless endangerment by way of ejecting from airplanes during the weekends and eating avocado toast at brunch.

David Airey — Independent

Designer of enduring logos and visual identities, David runs an independent graphic design studio in the coastal town of Bangor, Northern Ireland. Since opening his studio in 2005 he has worked collaboratively with clients in more than 30 countries, and his bestselling design books are available in 12 languages.

Mark Bloom — Mash Creative

Mark is an award-winning creative director with over 20 years of design experience. During this time he has worked with some of the world’s leading design studios, producing logos and typefaces for major global brands and agencies.

Hardik Pandya — Google Search

Hardik is a designer from India, now based in Mountain View. He works at Google leading the Search Suggestions experience and helps startups with product design on the side. He’s an engineer by head, a designer by eyes and an optimist by heart.

Owen Gildersleeve — Freelancer

Owen is an artist based in London specialising in handcrafted illustration, set design and art direction. His work explores light and shadow, ranging from intricate paper illustrations and animations, shot in his East London studio, to large-scale sets, window displays and installations.

Riomar Mccartney — ookami.tokyo & NobodySurf

Riomar is a British Japanese designer based in Tokyo, working at the intersection of expression, design, and engineering. He is currently Head of Design at ookami.tokyo and a designer in crime at NobodySurf.

Sindy Ethel — Hello Monday

Mexican interactive designer in love with illustration and typography, currently working at Hello Monday in New York.

Maxwell Holyoke-Hirsch — Petal

Maxwell is a designer, illustrator, and art director based in New York. His work has been recognized by Computer Arts, Grain Edit, HOW, Varoom, It’s nice that and others. He is currently working to reform the financial space at Petal.

Chelsea Flaming — Oui Will

Co-Founder and Executive Creative Director of Oui Will, a holistic digital agency based in San Diego and Paris. Chelsea leads the strategy team in building influential brands and disruptive digital products. Her focus is on building up strategic design in the “Tech for Good” sector.

Nicolas Prieto — Sketch

Nicolás is a Product Designer from Argentina, working at Sketch. He's shaping the design tool where the best projects start.