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Brian Johnson
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Speaker Bio
Brian Johnson is a partner of Polymode, focusing on creative direction, design production, writing, teaching and guest lecturing at School of Visual Arts, Washington University, and the Institute for Contemporary Art at Virginia Commonwealth University. His recent client’s have been the Studio Museum, Pulitzer Art Foundation, Phaidon Press, The New Museum, and the Cooper Hewitt Smithsonian Design Museum where his writing appears in Willi Smith: Street Couture. Born into a family of printers Johnson is deeply invested in the production of good design without the expense of sacrificing our humanity; meeting both the client and the producer in the middle to respect all avenues of time and budget in a hyper-paced world. Johnson holds a BFA from the Rhode Island School of Design. He also is the Creative Director of Marketing at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.
Brian Johnson