David Carson


When: Friday 15th March, 2019
Where: Bank of Cyprus Cultural Foundation


David will show some of his newest work, along with a brief overview of his career. And discuss the importance of using ones intuition and uniqueness in all your work.  

A renowned Graphic designer, AD + C Dr, David has worked with the worlds largest agencies on a variety of projects, including branding for Microsoft, Bose, Nike , Armani. David worked as "Artist in Residence" at Ad agency 72andSunny. In 2018 Carson was named freelance CCO at startups @Plastaway (anti plastic) and @frntside, (a hi tech sports app.).
Apple computers called Carson "A pioneer with profound impact". He's the recipient of graphic design's highest award, the AIGA Gold. London's CR mag called Carson "the art director of the era". Davids currently works from Amsterdam.

_TED speaker
_AIGA Gold Medalist, 2014
_Top designer working with photography" International Center for photography, NYC
_Posters and publicity designer, Harvard Graduate School, 2015, 2016
_Keynote speaker, Dubai Festival of Creativity "
_world wide creative director, bose corporation
_world wide branding campaign, Microsoft
_world wide branding campaign, Aramani
_design director quicksilver pro, NYC and France
_"The art director of the era" creative review, London
_"He changed the public face of graphic design" Newsweek
_"CARSON forged graphic design into a cultural force and a
medium with its own shape and direction" AIGA, 2014
_"CARSON is the most googled graphic designer in history, even surpassing some well known fine artists" Eye magazine, London
_"One of America's most important artists...." Smithsonian Institute magazine. March 2014
_"The most influential graphic designer of our times"
Surfrider Foundation
_"He significantly influenced a generation to embrace typography as an expressive medium" - Steven Heller, NY Times
_CCO Plastaway org. working to rid the world of single use plastics. 2018.

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