Sean Adams

Sean Adams is an internationally recognized graphic designer and the Dean of Visual Art and Communications at ArtCenter College of Design. He is the author of multiple best-selling books and an on-screen instructor for LinkedIn Learning. 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 Institute 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. Previously, Adams was a founding partner of AdamsMorioka.




Joined August 2022