Chris Piascik

Chris Piascik est un jeune graphiste-illustrateur américain. Avec ses « post » réguliers (1 dessin par jour depuis 2007 sur son blog « Daily Drawings ») et ses créations typographiques, Chris est devenu une figure influente de sa génération. Diplômé en « Visual Communication Design » et « Art History » de l'Université de Hartford, Chris y enseigne depuis 2012 le design et la typographie. Il a fait ses premières armes dans de prestigieuses agences de publicité, enchaînant les distinctions depuis 2005 (notamment les prix du Connecticut Art Directors Club). En 2008, l’American Institute of Graphic Arts retient son affiche qui devient l’emblème de la campagne “Declare yourself” lors des conventions nationales républicaines et démocrates.

Chris Piascik fait partie des illustrateurs phares de Society6, plate-forme de produits dérivés.

Chris Piascik is a young American graphic designer and illustrator. With his daily posts (1 drawing by day since 2007 on his blog “Daily Drawings”) and his type creations, Chris has become an influential figure of his generation. Chris holds degrees in Visual Communication Design and Art History from the Hartford Art School at the University of Hartford, where he is currently teaching Lettering and Design. He started his career as a graphic designer at award-winning studios in New England, where he was distinguished several years in a row since 2005, notably for the Connecticut Art Directors Club prize. In 2008 his poster was used as an emblem during the National Republican and Democratic campaigns “Declare yourself” Get-Out-The-Vote campaign.

Chris Piascik is among the top illustrators of Society6 artist store platform.

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Clients : Academy Snowboards, AIGA (American Institute of Graphic Arts), Akrobatik, CFDT, CADC (Connecticut Art Directors Club), Converse, Euromed, McDonalds, Nike, The Boston Conservatory, The Discovery Channel, Warner Music Group.

Publication/Edition : Air le Mag, Affluent Magazine, Boston Magazine, Chronicle Books, Communication Arts, Esquire magazine, M le magazine du Monde, Stratégies, Telerama, Typography Essentials.

Expositions : "Solo Show" EBK Gallery (Connecticut/2014), "Hartford Art School Faculty Show" Joseloff Gallery (Connecticut/2013), "Mohawk Show 12" Koopman Common (Connecticut/2012), "Draw Drawings Everyday" Washington Street Art Center (Somerville/2011), "Solo Show" Grand (Somerville/2011), "10/10 Editions of Ten" Corduroy Gallery (Portland/2010, "Hypo Typo" The Distillery Gallery (Boston/2010)

http://chrispiascik.com/