Visiting Faculty/Artists

Current

  • Tim Parsons, Industrial Designer, founder of Parsons & Charlesworth 
  • Dena Molnar, Textile Designer
  • Experimental Jetset, Graphic Designers based in the Netherlands
  • Valkyrie Savage, Interaction Designer 
  • Monica Martinez, Artist and Designer, founder of Don Bugito
  • Shiraz Gallab, Graphic Designer
  • Frederico Perez Viloro, Graphic Designer
  • James Edmondson, Type Designer and founder of OHNO Type foundry
  • John Thackara, founder and Director of The Doors of Perception
  • Brad Bartlett, Designer, Director of Transmedia in the Graphic Design Department at Art Center College of Design
  • Scott Klinker, Furniture designer and Designer-in-Residence for the 3D Design Department at Cranbrook Academy of Art

 

Past

  • Allan Wexler, Architect, Designer and Fine Artist
  • Keetra Dixon, Graphic Designer and Artist
  • Marco Walser, Graphic Designer based in Zurich
  • Etienne Turpin,  Philosopher, Curator, and Writer. Partner in anexact office
  • Sarah Teasley, Program Head at the Royal College of Art in History of Design
  • Frank Griesshammer, Type Designer at Adobe
  • Mike Kuniavsky, User Experience Designer, Researcher, and Author
  • Julian Bleecker, Cofounder Of The Near Future Laboratory 
  • Peter Cho, interaction designer, creative director at Inkling
  • Mike Ely, industrial designer, principal of industrial design for Eight Inc.
  • Bosco Hernández, art director at San Francisco Museum of Modern Art
  • Adam Macháček, graphic designer and co-curator of the 26th International Biennial of Graphic Design Brno 2014
  • Bruce M. Tharp, industrial designer and cofounder of Materious
  • Nazgol Ansarinia (MFA 2003), artist
  • Brendan Boyle, partner and Toy Lab founder, IDEO, San Francisco
  • Rob Forbes, founder, Design Within Reach; CEO, Public Bikes, San Francisco
  • Zachary Gibson (MFA 2011), senior designer, Google, Mountain View
  • Cobbenhagen Hendriksen, graphic design studio, Amsterdam
  • Bert Keely, architect, Windows Pen and Touch, Microsoft, San Francisco
  • Tae Kim, founder of Alite Designs, San Francisco
  • John King, SF Chronicle’s Urban Design Critic, San Francisco
  • Prem Krishnamurthy, designer and curator, Project Projects and P!, New York
  • Zak Kyes, designer and curator, Zak Group, London
  • Ellen Lupton, designer and curator, Cooper-Hewitt, National Design Museum, New York; director of the Graphic Design MFA program at Maryland Institute College of Art (MICA)
  • Luna Maurer, designer, Studio MONIKER, Amsterdam; founder of Conditional Design
  • Liz Ogbu, designer, urbanist, and social innovator; associate design director at Public Architecture
  • Michiel Schwarz, founding director of Sustainism Lab, Amsterdam
  • Carolyn Strauss, founder and director of slowLab, Amsterdam
  • John Thackara, director, Doors of Perception
  • Kevin Walker, Interaction Design chair, Royal College, London