Jon Key Explores What It Means to Search For Identity as a Black Queer Designer

This essay is excerpted from The Black Experience in Design.  Graphic design is the catalyst between meaning, communication, and image. I am defining graphic design as a professional practice through the lens of and through “traditional design objects” i.e. branding, logo design, typography, poster making, book making, web design—in other words, visual design that serves a commercial function. Historically, in...