Mr. Sean A. Adams

Member Since May 1990
Member Type Design Leader
AIGA Chapter Los Angeles
Title Executive Director, Graduate Program
Company ArtCenter College of Design
Email ude.retnectra@smada.naes
Portfolio Site
Field Educator
Communication design
Design/Graphic design

Sean Adams is the Executive Director of the Graphic Design Graduate Program at ArtCenter, founder of Burning Settlers Cabin studio, and on-screen author for In. He is the only two term AIGA national president in AIGA’s 100 year history. In 2014, Adams was awarded the AIGA Medal, the highest honor in the profession.

Adams is an AIGA and Aspen Design Fellow. He has been widely recognized by every major competition and publication, including a solo exhibition at SFMOMA. Adams has been cited as one of the forty most important people shaping design internationally, and one of the top ten influential designers in the United States. From 1994–2004, Adams was a founding partner at AdamsMorioka.