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Ian Lynam

Graphic designer, Ian Lynam Design in Tokyo Japan

Ian Lynam is the Principal of Ian Lynam Design - a multidisciplinary creative studio specializing in unique solutions for international clients. The studio has been based in Tokyo since 2005.
Originally hailing from New York, Lynam has a BS in Graphic Design from Portland State University and an MFA in Graphic Design from CalArts.

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Graffiti's Parallel Strokes

BY IAN LYNAM
@ VOL 51 ON APR 24, 2008

Designer Ian Lynam shares the research that went into his book, Parallel Strokes, about the graffiti scene in Japan.

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Letters on Cuba

BY IAN LYNAM
@ VOL 88 ON JAN 25, 2012

Designer Ian Lynam took a trip to Cuba, and being the typographic obsessor he his, he spent a lot of time taking photos of the typography he spotted in and around the streets he walked.

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A Dozen Publications

BY IAN LYNAM
@ MAGAZINE LIBRARY 10 ON MAY 11, 2012

Ian Lynam is a Tokyo-based designer, and in this presentation he walks us through some of the magazine titles that had a big impact on him throughout his life. This presentation was recorded at a special "Powered by PechaKucha" event, part of the Magazine Library 10 exhibition in Daikanyama.

"Presentation of the Day" on August 12, 2013.

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VCFA: Open Source Education

BY IAN LYNAM
@ VOL 103 ON MAY 29, 2013

Tokyo-based designer Ian Lynam gives an introduction to the Vermon College of Fine Arts (VCFA), the newest MFA Graphic Design program in the world! New ideas! Amazing work!

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Parting it Out

BY IAN LYNAM
@ VOL 122 ON FEB 20, 2015

Ian Lynam talks about his upcoming book on graphic design, Parting it Out (Kickstarter project page). The book desribes the culture and motives behind great design.

"Presentation of the Day" on March 3, 2015.

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PAST VOL 122

Tokyo @ SuperDeluxe
Feb 20, 2015

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PAST VOL 103

Tokyo @ SuperDeluxe
May 29, 2013

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PAST Magazine Library 10

Tokyo
May 11, 2012