Video: Bonnie Siegler

Filmed on October 10, 2013, at “Head, Heart, Hand: AIGA Design Conference

About this video

Bonnie Siegler, “Head, Heart, Hand: AIGA Design Conference” chair, welcomes attendees to the 2013 conference in Minneapolis, Minnesota.

Speaker bio

Bonnie Siegler is chair of “Head, Heart, Hand: AIGA Design Conference,” having previously co-created and chaired AIGA design for film and television conferences. She is the co-founder of Eight and a Half, a multidisciplinary design studio based in New York. Her clients include Brooklyn Public Library, HBO, The Criterion Collection, Random House, Warner Brothers Television, Nickelodeon and the Frank Lloyd Wright Foundation. Before Eight and a Half, she co-founded design studio Number 17 in 1993, and before that, she worked at MTV Networks. Her studio’s work is in the permanent design archives of AIGA, and she has served on the national board and as treasurer of the New York chapter. Her work has been recognized by the Art Directors Club, the Type Directors Club, the Webby Awards and the Broadcast Design Association. Siegler was recently voted one of the 50 most influential designers working today by Graphic Design USA. She has taught for many years in the masters programs at both Yale University and the School of Visual Arts. Siegler is also a 2014 Koopman Distinguished Chair in the Visual Arts at the University of Hartford.