Thursday, August 02
Beauty in the Making 5 x 8: Kate Moross
Want to see the greatest typography and illustration in the world? Kate Moross shares her passion for sweet packaging design.
Kate Moross is a designer and illustrator based in London. Her achievements include a nationwide billboard campaign for Cadburys and a signature clothing range for Topshop. She has been profiled in Grafik Magazine, Dazed & Confused, Vice magazine and Creative Review, who selected her for a Creative Future award in 2007.
Moross specialises in design and art direction for the music industry. She has worked with Allido Records (Mark Ronson’s label), Merok Records, Mystery Jets, Real Gold, designed merchandise for Simian Mobile Disco, Telepathe, Punks Jump Up, The Teenagers and Les Petits Pilous. In 2008 Kate Moross was named at number 18 in the NME’s Future 50 innovators driving music forward.
This talk was part of a week-long series of talks curated by It's Nice That. It was commissioned by GFSmith for their Beauty in the Making exhibition in April 2012. The 5x8 series featured five talks, all eight minutes long, every evening throughout the week-long exhibition.