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Rebecca Rebouché

  • artist
  • illustrator
Rebecca Rebouché by Amy Dickerson

Josh Clark & Chuck Bryant

  • broadcaster
  • writer
Josh Clark and Chuck Bryant

Michael Bierut

  • designer
Michael Bierut

Roanne Adams

  • designer
  • entrepreneur
Roanne Adams

Samantha Pleet

  • designer
  • entrepreneur
Samantha Pleet

Damani Baker

  • director
  • filmmaker
Damani Baker

Sharon Van Etten

  • musician
  • songwriter
Sharon Van Etten

Iron & Wine

  • musician
  • songwriter
Sam Beam

Casey & Steven of Spruceton Inn

  • entrepreneur
  • illustrator
  • writer
Casey Scieszka and Steven Weinberg

Putnam & Putnam

  • photographer
  • designer
Michael and Darroch Putnam

Grace Bonney

  • designer
  • entrepreneur
  • writer
Gracey Bonney

Elle Luna: 100-Day Project

  • feature
  • follow-up
What could you do with 100 days of making?

Jessica & Timothy

  • feature
  • follow-up
Timothy Goodman and Jessica Walsh

Alexa Meade

  • artist

Maira Kalman

  • artist
  • designer
  • illustrator
  • writer
Maira and Pete Self Portrait

Benjamin Heath

  • photographer
Benjamin Heath

Roman Mars

  • broadcaster
  • entrepreneur
Roman Mars

Tavi Gevinson

  • actor
  • editor
  • writer
Tavi Gevinson

John Gall

  • artist
  • designer
  • educator
John Gall

Mikey Burton

  • designer
  • illustrator
Mikey Burton

Elliot Jay Stocks

  • designer
  • developer
  • publisher
Elliot Jay Stocks

Jerri Chou

  • entrepreneur
Jerri Chou

Steven Heller

  • curator
  • designer
  • editor
  • educator
  • writer
Steven Heller in his SVA office

Theron Humphrey

  • photographer
Theron Humphrey with Maddie

Yesenia Perez-Cruz

  • designer
  • writer
Yesenia Perez-Cruz

Jon Setzen

  • designer
  • developer
  • entrepreneur
Jon Setzen

Elizabeth Weinberg

  • photographer
Eliz and Oscar, taken by Abigail Weinberg

Emilíana Torrini

  • musician
  • songwriter
Emiliana Torrini

David duChemin

  • photographer
  • writer
David duChemin

Jonathan Harris

  • artist
  • designer
  • programmer
Jonathan Harris

Liz Danzico

  • designer
  • editor
  • educator
  • writer
Liz Danzico

Kelli Anderson

  • artist
  • designer
  • illustrator
Kelli Anderson in her studio

Stefan Sagmeister

  • designer
  • entrepreneur
Stefan Sagmeister

Roxane Gay

  • editor
  • educator
  • writer
Roxane Gay

Ryan Sims

  • designer
Ryan Sims and the gang from Rdio

Ping Zhu

  • illustrator
Ping Zhu

Shyama Golden

  • artist
  • designer
  • illustrator
Shyama Golden

Paul Sahre

  • designer
  • illustrator
Paul Sahre in his studio

Jon Burgerman

  • artist
  • illustrator
Jon Burgerman in his studio

Ellen Lupton

  • curator
  • designer
  • educator
  • writer
Ellen Lupton

John Maeda

  • designer
  • educator
  • writer
John Maeda

Austin Kleon

  • designer
  • writer
Austin Kleon

Dean Bradshaw

  • director
  • photographer
Dean Bradshaw in Venice, California

Nicholas Felton

  • designer
Nicholas Felton

Alissa Walker

  • editor
  • writer
Alissa Walker

Noah Gunderson

  • musician
  • songwriter
Noah Gunderson

Michael Cina

  • artist
  • designer
  • typographer
Michael Cina

Lissie

  • musician
  • songwriter
Lissie

Tim Van Damme

  • designer
  • developer
Tim Van Damme

Armin & Bryony

  • designer
  • writer
Bryony Gomez-Palacio and Armin Vit

Jacob Escobedo

  • designer
  • illustrator
Jacob Escobedo

Chris Ozer

  • photographer
Chris Ozer in Grand Central Station

Scott Hansen

  • designer
  • musician
  • songwriter
Scott Hansen

Baratunde Thurston

  • comedian
  • entrepreneur
  • writer
Baratunde Thurston

GMUNK

  • artist
  • designer
GMUNK

Paula Scher

  • artist
  • designer
Paula Scher

Justin Maller

  • artist
  • designer
  • illustrator
Justin Maller

Ryan Booth

  • director
  • filmmaker
Ryan Booth

Josh Long

  • designer
  • entrepreneur
  • writer
Josh Long

Timothy Goodman

  • designer
  • illustrator
Timothy Goodman

Helena Price

  • photographer
Helena Price

Joshua Davis

  • artist
  • designer
  • programmer
Joshua Davis

The Heads of State

  • artist
  • designer
  • illustrator
The Heads of State

Over the Rhine

  • musician
  • songwriter
Over the Rhine

Frank Chimero

  • designer
  • illustrator
  • writer
Frank Chimero

Zack Arias

  • photographer
Zack Arias

Josh Brewer

  • designer
Josh Brewer

Sarah Jaffe

  • musician
  • songwriter
Sarah Jaffe

Scott Belsky

  • entrepreneur
  • publisher
  • writer
Scott Belsky

Jane Ní Dhulchaointigh

  • designer
  • entrepreneur
  • scientist
Jane Ní Dhulchaointigh

Jeffrey Veen

  • designer
  • entrepreneur
  • developer
Jeffrey Veen

Jen & Naz

  • designer
  • entrepreneur
  • writer
Jen Schuetz & Naz Hamid

James Victore

  • artist
  • designer
  • educator
James Victore

Veerle Pieters

  • designer
  • developer
  • illustrator
Veerle Pieters

James White

  • artist
  • designer
James White

Jason Fried

  • designer
  • entrepreneur
  • writer
Jason Fried

FAILE

  • artist
FAILE

Esther Havens

  • photographer
Esther Havens

Brad Smith

  • entrepreneur
  • designer
Brad Smith

Matthew Smith

  • designer
Matthew Smith

Sara Blake

  • artist
  • designer
  • illustrator
Sara Blake

Louise Fili

  • designer
  • illustrator
Louise Fili

Oliver Jeffers

  • artist
  • illustrator
  • writer
Oliver Jeffers

Trent Walton

  • designer
  • developer
Trent Walton

Jeremy Cowart

  • photographer
Jeremy Cowart

Olimpia Zagnoli

  • illustrator
Olimpia Zagnoli

Adam Lisagor

  • director
  • filmmaker
Adam Lisagor

Bobby Solomon

  • designer
  • writer
Bobby Solomon

Erik Marinovich

  • designer
  • typographer
Erik Marinovich

Lara Jade

  • photographer
Lara Jade

Debbie Millman

  • artist
  • broadcaster
  • educator
  • designer
  • writer
Debbie Millman

Ryan Bingham

  • musician
  • songwriter
Ryan Bingham

Chris & Cameron

  • designer
  • entrepreneur
  • developer
Chris Shiflett & Cameron Koczon

Sarah Parmenter

  • designer
  • developer
Sarah Parmenter

Matt Porterfield

  • director
  • filmmaker
  • writer
Matt Porterfield

Samantha Casolari

  • photographer
Samantha Casolari

Alex Cornell

  • designer
  • musician
Alex Cornell

Maria Popova

  • editor
  • writer
Maria Popova

Cameron Moll

  • designer
  • developer
Cameron Moll

Jon Contino

  • designer
  • illustrator
Jon Contino

Ike Edeani

  • photographer
Ike Edeani

Jacqui Oakley

  • illustrator
  • typographer
Jacqui Oakley

Jason Santa Maria

  • designer
  • developer
Jason Santa Maria

Steven Taylor

  • photographer
Steven Taylor

Jessica Walsh

  • designer
  • illustrator
Jessica Walsh

Darren Booth

  • illustrator
  • typographer
Darren Booth

Jeffrey Zeldman

  • designer
  • developer
  • entrepreneur
  • writer
Jeffrey Zeldman

Jess & Russ Part Two

  • designer
  • illustrator
  • typographer
Jessica & Russ, Part Two

Jess & Russ Part One

  • designer
  • illustrator
  • typographer
Jess & Russ, Part One

Seth Godin

  • entrepreneur
  • writer
Seth Godin

Collin Hughes

  • photographer
Collin Hughes

Brian Dettmer

  • artist
Brian Dettmer

Yaron Schoen

  • designer
  • developer
Yaron Schoen

Erica Weiner

  • entrepreneur
  • jewelry designer
Erica Weiner

Cheryl Strayed

  • writer
Cheryl Strayed

Able & Julia Parris

  • artist
  • designer
  • photographer
Able & Julia Parris

Catcall

  • musician
  • songwriter
Catcall

Aaron Draplin

  • designer
  • illustrator
Aaron Draplin

Olga Bell

  • musician
  • songwriter
Olga Bell

Kate Bingaman-Burt

  • designer
  • educator
  • illustrator
Kate Bingaman Burt

Luca Venter

  • photographer
Luca Venter

Dan Cederholm

  • designer
  • writer
Dan Cederholm

Tad Carpenter

  • designer
  • illustrator
  • writer
Tad Carpenter

Karl Kwasny

  • illustrator
  • typographer
Karl Kwasny

Jeff Rogers

  • designer
  • illustrator
Jeff Rogers

Anna Wolf

  • photographer
Anna Wolf

Scott Hill

  • designer
  • illustrator
Scott Hill

Malika Favre

  • designer
  • illustrator
Malika Favre

Chris Buzelli

  • artist
  • illustrator
Chris Buzelli

Dana Tanamachi

  • designer
  • illustrator
  • typographer
Dana Tanamachi

Jeff Sheldon

  • entrepreneur
  • designer

Tina Roth Eisenberg

  • entrepreneur
  • designer
Tina Roth Eisenberg

Lotta Nieminen

  • designer
  • illustrator
Lotta Nieminen

Chuck Anderson

  • artist
  • designer
  • photographer
Chuck Anderson

Rosie Thomas

  • musician
  • songwriter
Rosie Thomas

Dan Mall

  • designer
Dan Mall

Derek Webb

  • musician
  • songwriter
Derek Webb

Lisa Congdon

  • artist
  • illustrator
Lisa Congdon

Rogie King

  • designer
  • developer
  • illustrator
Rogie King

Ivana XL

  • musician
  • songwriter
Ivana XL

Noah Stokes

  • designer
  • developer
Noah Stokes

Dan Cassaro

  • designer
  • illustrator
Dan Cassaro

Eric Ryan Anderson

  • photographer
Eric Ryan Anderson

Phil Coffman

  • designer
Phil Coffman

Mandy Brown

  • designer
  • editor
  • writer
Mandy Brown

Eric White

  • artist
Eric White

Kyle Steed

  • designer
  • illustrator
Kyle Steed

Matt Stevens

  • designer
  • illustrator
Matt Stevens

E.W. Thomason

  • designer
  • illustrator
E.W. Thomason

Chris Glass

  • designer
  • photographer
Chris Glass

Naomi Atkinson

  • designer
  • illustrator
Naomi Atkinson

Rachel Ann Lindsay

  • artist
  • illustrator
Rachel Ann Lindsay

Garrett Murray

  • designer
  • developer
  • filmmaker
Garrett Murray

Lisa Solberg

  • artist
Lisa Solberg

Francesca Tallone

  • photographer
Francesca Tallone

Dan Rubin

  • designer
  • developer
  • photographer
Dan Rubin