Michael is a design practioner with 20+ years experience across
a wide array of fields including Publication & Editorial Design,
Typeface Design, Branding (Public transport), Textile design,
Wayfinding, Writing on Design, Design Research and Education.
Michael has worked with an equally wide array of clients and
collaborators in Australia, the U.K. and Netherlands including
Uro Publications, Public Transport Victoria, RMIT University,
Design Academy Eindhoven, Grafik and The Future Laboratory.
Project highlights have included presentation of graduating
project ‘Many-Rooms’ as part of Dutch Design Week in 2020,
editorial design for a number of Uro Publication projects such as
‘Influence: Edmond & Corrigan + Peter Corrigan’ & Foreground,
Typeface and textile design for Public Transport Victoria,
editorial and identity design for Grafik magazine, 2011-2012.
Michael also writes about design and leads projects with students at RMIT University on editorial design and experimental typography. Michael has also recently completed the Critical Inquiry Lab MA (previously Design Writing & Curation) at Design Academy Eindhoven.
Clients and collaborators have included... Adobe (NL) / Architectural Review Asia Pacific / Axon Publishing / Buro North / Condé Nast (U.K.) / City of Melbourne / Cultuur Ondernemen / Design Academy Eindhoven / Esquire (U.K.) / Eurostar / Fabio Ongarato Design / Good Inc. / Grafik / Hardie Grant Books / H&M / Hearst Magazines UK / Ink / (inside) Interior Design Review / John Brown / London Fashion Week / Magnetic Design / Marks & Spencer / National Australia Bank / (niche): Media / Nick Bell Design / NME / Public Transport Victoria / Six Design / Someones / SugarFree Design / The Architectural Review / The Future Laboratory / The School of Life / Time Inc. U.K. / Transport for London / Transport for Victoria / Uro Publications / Vara Gids / Vic Roads / Virgin Trains / Wallpaper* / Wired (U.K.) / YCN
For more information or for a comprehensive work record or further folio samples please email Michael via michael[at]okinterrupt[dot]email