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BDF 2024
Thu 6th–Sat 8th June 2024

We’re excited to share the full line-up for BDF 2024.
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Louis Henry Mitchell

Creative Director of Character Design, Sesame Workshop

Sue Murphy

Senior Global Director of Design, The Coca-Cola Company

Christopher Doyle

Founder and Creative Director, Christopher Doyle Co.


Oscar/Emmy-Nominated Animation Artist

Jessica Hische

Lettering Artist & New York Times Bestselling Author

Pav Grochola

Fx Supervisor Sony Pictures Imageworks

Annie Atkins

Graphic Designer for Film

Ren Rigby

Chief Design Officer and Founder, Proto

Aurélia Durand


Eva Cremers

3D Artist and Animation Director

Rachel Gogel

Independent Design Executive

Elizabeth Goodspeed

Independent Designer, Art Director & Writer

Stephen Smith

Neasden Control Centre

Andy Khatouli

Creative Director at Wolff Olins

Amanda Gaskin

Creative Director at Seachange

Tim Donaldson

Creative Director at Seachange

Jade Tomlin

Executive Creative Director, Huge Inc New York

David Pearson

Book Designer

Stefanie Posavec

Information Designer & Author

Felix Pfäffli

Founder of Studio Feixen

David Moloney

Design Director at Design Studio

Diane Dear

Senior Designer at DesignStudio

Dan Silverstone

Motion Designer/Director

Lucy Street

Adobe Express Evangelist & Community Advocate, Adobe

Kladi Vergine

Sr. Design Evangelist, Adobe

Brendan Kearns

Designer and Author

Alice Cao


Tobias Hall

Illustrator, Lettering Artist and Designer

Laura Jane Boast

Founder & Creative Director at Conscious Made

Sonny Ross

Freelance Illustrator

Andrea Marshall

3D Designer

Victor Adeyemo

UX Designer at Playstation

Tom MacFarlane

Service Designer at BT

Anisha Lalli

Product Manager at EE

Sarah Morris

Membership Manager of the Association of Illustrators

Sarah Bagshaw

Artist, Designer & Educator

Sam Keehan

Creative Director at Territory Studio

Ashton Hertz

Executive Producer at Territory Studios

Elaine Speight

Reader in Curatorial Practice and Place at UCLan

Raj Dhunna

Image Maker & Designer

Johanna Drewe

Creative Director / Partner Studio Output

Peggy Afriyie

Senior Writer at Ragged Edge

Karen Newman

Founder and CEO of BOM

Noah Bier

Co-Founder & Designer at Makers Cabinet

Angelisa Scalera

Lead UX and Product Designer

Jo Jackson


Drew Roper & Juliet Carmen Teksnes

Yamination Studios

Weitong Mai


Nicola Hamilton

Editorial Designer

Neven Sidor

Partner at Grimshaw Architects

Chris Day

Glass & Ceramic Artist

Nikolaos Finizio

2D animator, VFX Artist & Illustrator

Imogen Morris


Marie Boulanger

Design Lead at Monotype

Jaskiran Kang

Head of Service Design at TPXimpact

Mazahir Hussain


Laura Tinald

Artist and Illustrator

Matt Saunders

Freelance Illustrator

Margarita Ianev

Form and Space Director at Jones Knowles Ritchie

Alicia Storie

Founder of AdesignStorie

Tom Woolley

Freelance Illustrator

Tina Francis

Stitch Innovator

Annie Frost Nicholson

Multidisciplinary Artist

Kezia Hulse

Illustrator, Designer and Animator

Conor Taylor

Co-founder & Director of Foresso

Karoline Rerrie

Illustrator & Printmaker

John Hall

Multidisciplinary Designer and Artist

Joelle Preddy

Paper Consultant, G . F Smith

Hinz Pak

Multi-disciplinary Designer

Paul McNeil

Co-Founder of MuirMcNeil

Hamish Muir

Co-Founder of MuirMcNeil

Nick Eagleton

The Playful Saboteur

Francisca Posada-Baynham

The Nimble Saboteur

Émilie Chen

Independent Designer & Art Director

Ceridwen Brown

Multidisciplinary Model Maker

Russie Miessi

Strategist at Born Social

Bobby & Kate Evans

Telegramme Studio

Dan Forster

Lettering Artist & Type Designer

Bob Shankly

Founder of MTTR

Claire Blyth

Founder of Red Setter

Elise Santangelo-Rous

Creative Director & Designer

Katie Cadwell

Co-founder & Creative Director of Lucky Dip

Ian Paget

Host of the Logo Geek Podcast

Miho Aishima

Design Director at Design Bridge and Partners

Teresa Leeming

Strategist at Design Bridge and Partners

Abbie Severn


UUendy Lau (UU)

Artist & Designer

Daniel Eatock

Michael Johnson

Founder Johnson Banks

Shirlyn Low

Batik Artist and Architec

Jimmy Turrell

Artist & Video Director

Noah Kulman & Beth Izatt

Pencil Pot Club

Vicky Carr

Founder Textbook Studio

Steph Hartman

Founder of Collage Club

Jim Sutherland

Founder Studio Sutherl&

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