Arts in Context

The Influencers

Season 5 Episode 5 | 26m 46s

From band posters to business logos, graphic designers are influencing the visual look of consumerism and shaping society’s experiences. Although ad agencies still loom large, the proliferation of technology has allowed a growing contingent of DIY graphic designers like Chris Bilheimer, Michael Sieben, and Geoff Peveto to make their mark on pop culture.

Aired: 02/26/15

Rating: NR

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