The Designers Complete Index by Jim Krause

Modern Graphics

Career Overview
Graphic Designers create art to decorate and communicate. A graphic designer may design graphics for fashion, magazines, books, greeting cards and other print materials.

Profile
Greg Jackson always had a love of drawing and painting, “Graphic designers are by nature very creative people. The challenge is fusing your creative ideas with your bosses creative direction.”

Bauhaus Influence
He is passionate about the Bauhaus, “Modern design started with the Bauhaus. You may not agree with Bauhaus aesthetics but can’t deny Bauhaus principles.”

Advice for Future Architects
Greg advises future artists to find their passion, “Try it and see what sticks. Ask yourself if you can see yourself doing this 100 years from now and be realistic.”