Illustrators' Afternoon - Art Directors In Conversation: How to Forge a Successful Career in Book Design

Illustrators' Afternoon - Art Directors In Conversation: How to Forge a Successful Career in Book Design

12 Mar 2019, 14:30 - 15:30

Club Room, National Hall Gallery
Language:
English

Designers at the top of their game in publishing come together to share their tips and advice on how to forge a successful career. Lucie Stericker (Creative Director at Orion), Jonny Pelham (Senior Designer at Faber & Faber), Mark Ecob (Art Director at Mecob Design Ltd and Associate Art Director at Unbound) and Strawberrie Donnelly (Art Director at Scholastic) will discuss the best practices of book design – including what they commission, what art styles they are looking for, how to best approach them and general advice for aspiring illustrators. Chaired by Martin Colyer (Art Director at Martinworkbench).

Contributors

  • Lucie Stericker

    Speaker

    Creative Director

    Orion

  • Jonny Pelham

    Speaker

    Senior Designer

    Faber & Faber

  • Mark Ecob

    Speaker

    1-Art Director 2-Associate Art Director

    1-Mecob Design Ltd 2-Unbound

  • Strawberrie Donnelly

    Speaker

    Art Director

    Scholastic

  • Martin Colyer

    Chairperson

    Art Director

    Martinworkbench