Mitch Paone

Graphic Design

Mitch Paone (b. 1982) is an American designer & creative director based in Geneva, Switzerland. He will be teaching Graphic Design to 2nd year students in the BA Graphic Design at the Royal Academy of Art, The Hague (KABK).

He is currently the creative director of New York & Geneva-based creative agency DIA Studio. DIA Specializes in corporate and cultural visual identity systems, graphic design, and typography. DIA's signature use of motion and generative tools has led to significant collaborations with clients such as Squarespace, Balenciaga, SAP, Nike, Saint Laurent, Apple, and many more. Additionally, Mitch lectures and leads workshops at conferences and universities worldwide.

Mitch and DIA studio partner Meg Donohoe are members of AGI (Alliance Graphique Internationale). Mitch is also a performing jazz pianist, composer, and type designer beyond his work with DIA and academic endeavors.

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