Program Details
Thursday, September 19, 2019 - 6:30 pm
$20 general / $5 members and students / $10 for AIGA members
The Theater at MAD

Thursday, September 19, 2019 - 6:30 pm
Program Description

Internationally renowned graphic designer, lettering artist, and typographer Craig Black shares the story of his career so far—from professional soccer player to independent designer.

Black will speak about money worries, facing fear, and remaining resilient and focused in achieving his dream, even in the toughest of times. From passion projects to burnout and everything in between, Black shares personal anecdotes on the challenges he’s faced, overcoming imposter syndrome, and giving back to his local community in the hope of inspiring fellow creatives to find what makes them happy and go achieve it!

Craig Black is known for his bespoke and innovative typographic illustrations, visual identities, packaging, murals, installations and everything in between. His strengths lie in his ability to cross disciplines without the restriction of a fixed personal style. Black graduated from Cardonald College in Glasgow (now named Glasgow Clyde College) in 2013.

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