Faculty portfolios

  • The Impossibility of Silence: Writing for Artists, Designers and Photographers.
    The Impossibility of Silence: Writing for Artists, Designers and Photographers.
  • Interior graphic design for Google Japan.
    Interior graphic design for Google Japan.
  • Identity for Joshu + Vela.
    Identity for Joshu + Vela.
  • Feature in Japan's Idea magazine.
    Feature in Japan's Idea magazine.
  • Corporate identity and packaging for Adipeau skin care products.
    Corporate identity and packaging for Adipeau skin care products.

Ian Lynam

Guest Faculty

Campus Box 1031
Biography 

Ian Lynam works at the intersection of graphic design, design education, and design research. He operates the Tokyo-based design studio Ian Lynam Design, working across identity, typography, and interior design. Lynam writes for Slanted (Germany), Modes of Criticism (Portugal), and Idea (Japan). He has published a number of books about design, most recently The Impossibility of Silence: Writing for Artists, Designers and Photographers, published by Onomatopee (Netherlands).

He is faculty at Temple University Japan, as well as at Vermont College of Fine Arts in the MFA in Graphic Design Program, at Meme Design School in Tokyo, and as a visiting critic at CalArts.