Graphic designers create visual concepts, using computer software or by hand, to communicate ideas that inspire, inform, and captivate consumers. They develop the overall layout and production design for various applications such as advertisements, brochures, magazines, and corporate reports.
Graphic designers usually need a bachelor’s degree in graphic design or a related field. Candidates for graphic design positions should demonstrate their creativity and originality through a professional portfolio that features their best designs.
Time-management skills, Creativity, Computer skills, Communication skills, Artistic ability, Analytical skills,
The median annual wage for graphic designers was $46,900 in May 2015
Over half of the people are self-employ and meet clients in the evening.
Companies such as Corporate Branding and Consultation, Television Studios and Video Production, Advertising Firms, Internet and Software Development look for graphic designer.
Job Outlook for graphic designers is projected to show little or no change from 2014 to 2024.
- (Peretz Rosenbaum) Paul Rand
- Educated from Pratt Institute (1929-1932), the Parsons School of Design (1932-1933), and the Art Students League (1933-1934).
- He also taught design at Yale University in New Haven, Connecticut.
- He was inducted into the New York Art Directors Club Hall of Fame in 1972.