Los Angeles Interviews

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TRÜF 

  • We LOVE the honesty from TRÜF's Creative Director/Co-Founder Adam Goldberg. Adam shares some raw, cringe-worthy mistakes and how he dealt with them. We chat about why you need to keep on top…

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Andrea Cenon

  • TDK Awards 16' winner, Andrea Cenon, tells us about her love for typesetting, the inescapable LA creative scene, and reminds you that you are not pizza, you can’t please everyone.

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Sean Adams

  • Sean Adams is 'sending the elevator back down' - he quit his successful branding agency to run the graduate program at ArtCenter & Command X at AIGA, AND to teach online courses through Lynd…

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Valley Cruise Press

  • The couple Ted and Kelley Feigha from Valley Cruise Press tell us about quitting their day jobs and moving cities to chase their dreams and start their own company!

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Radical Co Op

  • Creative Director at Radical Co Op - Mathew Foster tells us when starting out in the beginning he was living off credit cards when the struggling freelance work didn’t pay enough before even…

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Jillian Adel

  • When Jillian Adel graduated, she thought she was going to work in music rather than design. Jillian tells us about how weird the design landscape is in L.A., where she is based now. While al…

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Jason Travis

  • Jason Travis has served as a photographer/designer at MailChimp in the past - these days working as a freelancer in L.A., having his hands in a bunch of creative outlets, which he tells us t…

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Lorien Stern

  • Lorien Stern tells us why she was lucky enough capitalising on family connections with a  junk yard, her top five art crushes right now, helping to start a gallery with her sister on the oth…

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verynice

  • Founder and Managing Director of  verynice - Matthew Manos, explains in detail about their 'Give-Half model'. He also tells us how young designers need to develop a unique voice, and speak f…

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Mistress

  • Mistress is a full-service multi-disciplinary agency based in L.A. and Hamburg. Before Blake Marquis (one of the founders of Mistress) started the agency, he tells us about how he interned w…

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The Noun Project

  • On our US road trip, we had the chance to pop by The Noun Project and meet with Edward Boatman, the co-founder. We're really stoked to follow up with an interview with one of their designers…

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Public Library

  • We chat with Marshall Rake and Ramon Coronado from LA studio Public Library, about trying everything once, obsessing over the details and how to start your own studio. Some slick work and gr…

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Ludlow Kingsley

  • We're thrilled that Clark Stiles and Roxanne Daner of LA studio, Ludlow Kingsley, were able to take some time out to chat to us. Some great portfolio advice for design grads, why they love i…

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Andrew Byrom

  • TDK recently spoke to the very talented UK-born, LA-based Typographer and Designer, Andrew Byrom. From the shipyards of Northern England to design fantasy design worlds in Los Angeles. and w…

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Josephmark (USA)

  • Ben Johnston gives us the low-down on his LA/Brisbane Studio, Josephmark. From the future of thinking to a definitive intern checklist this interview is a must-read! And who IS Josephmark?

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Tiffanie Tran

  • TDK caught up with Tiffanie Tran who talks about why we need to pay attention to more than art class when we're at school, drawing spaghetti and having 50 mini dreams before work every day. …

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