Creative Director Facebook & Independent Designer (USA)
Design changes lives: With Drawings_for_my_Grandchildren on Instagram, Ji Lee brought his father back to painting and the family back together again. Heartwarming!
Ji Lee was born in Korea, grew up in Brazil and now lives in New York. After working for Google and the renowned advertising agency Droga5, Ji now works as a freelance creative director for Facebook. The Fast Company magazine has included him in the list of America’s 50 most influential designers. His work has appeared in the New York Times, The Guardian, Wired, Time Magazine and ABC News, among others. His most famous private works are the Bubble Project, Word as Image and Drawings for my Grandchildren. Ji is a regular speaker at design conferences, has spoken at MIT, Havard, Columbia, the Museum of Modern Art, and the Guggenheim Museum, and is the author of several books.
“The transformative power of personal projects.”