Stefan Sagmeister (1962-) is among today’s most important graphic designers. Born in Austria, he now lives and works in New York. His long-standing collaborators include the AIGA and musicians, David Byrne and Lou Reed.
His motto is:
“Design that needed guts from the creator and still carries the ghost of these guts in the final execution.”
Stefan Sagmeister Podcast Interview. ARTINFO. 2008. Retrieved 2008-12-08.