Yale University School of Art
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Forest Young, Graphic Designer

Mr. Young received a B.S. in 2000 from Cornell University and an M.F.A. in graphic design in 2006 from Yale University, where he was awarded the Mark Whistler Prize. He is the Executive Creative Director in West’s SoHo studio, leading design across a portfolio of early stage companies. Prior to joining West, Mr. Young led design at Interbrand, supporting the tech accounts AT&T, YP, Vine, Google and Microsoft. He is a board member of the AIGA NY, and his work has been exhibited at MoMA, the Royal Ontario Museum, the Yerba Buena Center for the Arts and at numerous international biennials. He is the recipient of design accolades including the Cannes Gold Design Lion and the ADC Black Cube. Mr. Young was appointed critic in graphic design in 2013.

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