Pratt Institute | 200 Willoughby Ave
Location: Pratt Manhattan, Room 213
Reception: 6 PM
Lecture: 6:30 PM
David Pearson studied at Central St Martins in London before working for Penguin Books as a text designer and later, a cover designer. He left to establish his own studio, Type as Image, in 2007 (typeasimage.com). His clients include Wes Anderson, Sir Ridley Scott, Christie’s, and the V&A. David has been listed as one of Britain’s Top 50 Designers by the Guardian and named by Debrett’s as one of Britain’s 500 most influential people. He is a member of AGI (Alliance Graphique Internationale) and was appointed Royal Designer for Industry in 2015, the highest honour bestowed upon designers in the UK.