Tina Essmaker | Emerging designers symposium

Emerging Designers Symposium

Filmed on October 17, 2016 at the 2016 AIGA Design Conference

About this video

“Our purpose and passion are not static; they’ll change within the course of our careers,” says Tina Essmaker. She’s a New York City-based editor and writer, and editor-in-chief and co-founder of The Great Discontent, a magazine and live event series featuring inspiring conversations with artists, makers, and risk-takers. She wants to know: What are you curious about?

Speaker bio

Born and raised in southeastern Michigan, Tina Essmaker is the creative mind behind The Great Discontent, the media platform bringing recognition to the greatest emerging designers of our time. Prior to her current pursuits, she earned a Bachelor of Social Work from Wayne State University in Detroit and spent more than a decade working with runaways and homeless youths in Michigan.

This symposium was made possible by 3M.