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AGI Open — Nick Bell 2013

AGI Open London

26—27.09.13

Nick Bell

Nick Bell Design

About

Nick Bell studied at the London College of Printing (LCP) from 1984 to 1987. He founded his own design practice in 1988 (known as ‘UNA London designers’ from 1998 to 2004) and continues as director of Nick Bell Design today. He is well known for his achievements in exhibition design and for his accomplished creative directorship of Eye magazine. Nick is a writer and experienced design educator.

From 1997 to 2005 Nick Bell was Creative Director of Eye, the influential design magazine of critical writing. His experience on Eye enabled him to develop a more curatorial method of editorial design — one he has adapted very successfully for the design of exhibitions. His exhibition design for clients such as the Science Museum, Imperial War Museum, The Wellcome Trust, V&A, Tate and the British Council has won him a stream of accolades such as three D&AD Yellow Pencils, three Design Week Awards and one Art Directors Club of Europe Gold Award since 2000.

In 1992 the American magazine Emigre devoted an entire issue to his design, critical thinking and teaching methodology which he would develop as visiting lecturer at LCP throughout the 1990s and later refine during his tenure at Eye: his recent essays, lectures and talks establishing him as a significant voice in the profession. In 2008 he delivered a D&AD President’s Lecture and was appointed Visiting Professor of Graphic Design at the Royal College of Art.

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