Jessica Walsh is a creative director, and partner at NYC based design firm Sagmeister & Walsh. She lectures about design at creative conferences and universities internationally. She teaches design & typography at The School of Visual Arts in NYC. She has received many celebrated distinctions including Forbes "30 under 30" and ADC's "Young Guns".
Her work with Sagmeister & Walsh has won numerous awards from most major design competitions including Type Director's Club, Art Director's Club, SPD, Print, New York Festivals, D&AD, TDC Tokyo, and Graphis, among many others. Their work has been featured in numerous books & magazines and have been mounted in galleries and museums internationally. Clients include: Museum of Modern Art, Barneys, The New York Times, Levis, Adobe, The Jewish Museum, Institute of Contemporary Art Philadelphia, and The School of Visual Arts.
Her personal project "40 Days of Dating" with designer Timothy Goodman received over 12 million readers, and received international recognition including spots on "The Today Show" and "The View". The film rights to "40 Days of Dating" was bought by Warner Bros who are currently working on the script. The book "40 Days of Dating: An Experiment" is being published by Abrams and will be released in January 2015.