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May 28, 2024

The Magic of the Space Between: Embracing the Messy Middle

Lisa Congdon

About this video


Did you know that the number one predictor of creative achievement is openness to new experiences and differences? Lisa evangelizes for rejecting binary thinking, embracing the awkward, uncomfortable space in between and the impact of that space on creative thinking, relationships and healing.

Talk sponsored by Spicers


Lisa Congdon

Lisa makes art for clients around the globe, including Target, Amazon, Method, Comme des Garcons, Madewell, REI and MoMA. Lisa is the author of 10 books and is host of the podcast The Lisa Congdon Sessions. Lisa is self-taught and didn’t achieve momentum in her career until she was nearly 40. Despite her untraditional path, Lisa has achieved recognition, not just as an artist, but as a leader in the industry for her work in fundraising, knowledge sharing, mentoring and teaching. In March of 2021, she was named One of the 50 Most Inspiring People and Companies According to Industry Creatives published in AdWeek. She lives and works in Portland, Oregon.