Carrie Gee never really knew type as an art director until she worked alongside a type designer. Having had the extraordinary opportunity to work at Font Bureau, she now utilizes her type knowledge, skills and relationships on a daily basis at TIME. Carrie will take you through how she advises on current type uses and explorations alongside an amazing team at one of the world’s greatest publications.
Carrie Gee is an award-winning art director, designer and typographer based in New York City. She is currently a Senior Art Director at TIME. Formerly, she was a Design Director at Adweek and an Art Director for Font Bureau and its affiliates. Carrie is a creative champion who loves great stories, smart design and beautiful type. She’s also a bonafide cat lady and doughnut connoisseur.