BBG Creative Director Jason Schwartz and Cards Against Humanity Design Director Amy Nicole Schwartz (Collectively The Dracula Family) Part of 2016 Lecture Series at Cranbrook Academy of Art in November.
The Dracula Family will be presenting at request of Cranbrook 2-D Designer in Residence, Elliott Earls.
Meet with 2D, talk about professional practices 10 am – 12 pm
Studio Visits 1 pm – 5 pm
Studio Visits 10:30 am – 12 pm
Full Lecture – 2-D, 3-D, Architecture, Painting, Metals, Ceramics, Fibers, Sculpture, Photography & Print Media (deSalle Auditorium)
Unstructured 2D Studio Review – 3:30- end of day
About The Dracula Family
Jason Schwartz is an enabler with a passion for crafting engaging experiences that intersect human interaction with technology. Over the past 15 years, Jason has worked for start-ups agencies & INC500s as Interactive Designer, Strategist, Advisor, Director of Marketing, Investor and Creative Director.
In 2007, Jason founded the Chicago-based design, strategy and technology house Bright Bright Great
where he currently acts as Creative Director. Jason is also the acting Creative Director at Avondale Type Co.
, all of which he founded.
Amy Nicole Schwartz
Amy Schwartz is a designer specializing in branding, digital experiences, and games. She is currently the Design Director at Cards Against Humanity
Amy was the winner of Command X at the 2015 AIGA National Design Conference; other recognition includes the 2016 Emerging Designer Award by AIGA Chicago, 2016 Finalist for Young Designer of the Year by the Net Awards, and the recipient of the AIGA What’s Next Grant in 2014.
Amy founded Liminal Space in 2015, a design initiative that promotes experimentation, community, and dialogue within Chicago’s thriving design, art, and technology scenes. Amy holds an MFA from the Cranbrook Academy of Art and a BA from DePaul University.