Founding Partner and Executive Creative Director
The Chopping Block, Inc.
Matthew Richmond is considered a Founding Partner and Executive Creative Director at The Chopping Block, Inc., a full-service graphic design studio founded on the principle that good design spans all mediums. He graduated from The Cooper Union School of Art in 1998, where he additionally studied two years of Architecture. Matthew’s professional experience includes several notable design internships within New York, a design internship with Microsoft in Washington state, and a photographic internship with Richard Avedon. His work has won notable recognition from Communication Arts, ID Magazine, HOW Magazine and Flash Forward. In 2003, Matthew and the Block were featured in the Cooper Hewitt National Design Museum’s Triennial Exhibition. Notable projects include work for Adobe, Scholastic, MoMA, NBC, They Might be Giants, Phish, Time Inc., and Turner Entertainment. For the past fifteen years, Matthew has presented and instructed on all aspects of digital and analog design, photography and illustration. When not in the studio, Matthew can be found teaching digital illustration, branding, identity and advanced techniques to the graduate students at the School of Visual Arts.
Sessions presenting:Thursday, May 15
Tools of the Trade3:15pm 4:15pm