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Jessica Walsh

Jessica Walsh is a designer & art director working in New York City. She is a partner at the New York-based design studio Sagmeister & Walsh. Her work has won numerous design awards from the Type Director’s Club, Art Director’s Club, SPD, Print, and Graphis. She has received various celebrated distinctions such as Computer Art’s “Top Rising Star in Design,” an Art Director’s Club “Young Gun,” and Print Magazine’s “New Visual Artist”.

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Creative play

TYPO Berlin 2013TYPO Berlin 2013, 18.05.2013, 19:00 Uhr (Hall)

Jessica Walsh will speak about the value of play, and it’s importance biologically and historically. She discusses how play is at the heart of any creative process which requires innovation, and how one can enter a state mind in which you are at play. Play was crucial to her own development, and she’ll share how it influenced her career path as well as some of the recent work at Sagmeister & Walsh. She’ll promise a few laughs, too!