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OFFSET Dublin 2018

With over 2,500 attendees each year, Offset has fast become one of the world’s most inspirational, educational and vocational conferences for the design and creative industries.


Since 2009, from their Dublin base, Offset has attracted such creative icons as Massimo Vignelli, Sir Peter Blake, Paula Scher, David Carson, Milton Glaser, Kyle Cooper, Stefan Sagmeister, Micheal Bierut, Shepard Fairey, Tomi Ungerer, JR, Lance Wyman, George Lois and Louise Fili to grace our wonderful stages.

Representing industry at all levels, the speakers are key disruptors and influencers in their field driving everything from huge global campaigns to awe inspiring personal projects.

Offset is committed to a multi-discipline approach to curation, inviting the most interesting and exciting practitioners from the fields of Graphic Design, Photography, Animation, Illustration, Fashion, Film, Industrial Design and Art.

Speakers are makers, innovators and educators; carefully crafting every aspect of our visual landscape, helping us understand what’s gone before and inspiring us all in shaping the future. In this context Offset believes it’s vital to give an equal platform for the best-established and next generation local practitioners.

The 2018 Lineup includes:

  • Chris Ware - Illustrator, Cartoonist, Artist
  • D.A.D.D.Y - Film & Commercial Design
  • Luke Powell & Jody Hudson | Powell, Pentagram - Graphic Design
  • Joshua Davis - Designer, Technologist, Author, Artist
  • Richard Brim | Adam & Eve/DDB - Advertising
  • Gail Bichler | The New York Times - Design Director
  • B+ - Photographer, Film Director
  • Rory O'Conner & Anita Murphy | The Creativity Hub - Game Developers
  • Frith Kerr | Studio Frith - Graphic Design
  • Dylan Cotter | BBDO Dublin - Advertising
  • Daniel Gray | ustwo games - Games Developer
  • Blexbolex - Illustrator, Cartoonist, Artist
  • Aoife McArdle - Writer
  • Slater Design - Branding, Graphic Design
  • Peter Donnelly - Illustrator, Author
  • Sean Murphy | Moving Brands - Branding, Design
  • Simone Rocha - Fashion Design
  • Stephen Doyle | Doyle Partners - Graphic  Design, Art Direction
  • Ivan Cash - Interactive Artist, Film Director
  • Red Dog - Branding, Graphic Design
  • Sonya Dyakova | Ateliet Dyakova - Graphic Design, Art Direction
  • Beatrice Alemagna - Illustrator, Author
  • Drew Bennett | Facebook AIR Program - Global Director, Artist Residence Program, Facebook Analog Research Laboratory

+ more to be announced

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