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Jun 01, 2022

Murals & Meaning

Gemma O'Brien
photo of Gemma O'Brien on stage at DesignThinkers 2022 in Vancouver

About this video


You don't just design with the pen tool or paint brush, you design with your body, mind and spirit! How do you keep all three in balance in the face of the troubles of the world? Join Gemma on a typographic quest for meaning that will look at stress, energy and endurance in art and design.

About Gemma O'Brien
Gemma is an internationally renowned designer and artist known for her bold graphics, illustrative lettering and murals. Her work has been commissioned by Apple, Nike, Tiffany Co, Google, and The New York Times. Outside her commercial design work, she explores language, nature and the human experience through her art practice.


Gemma O'Brien