“The details are not the details. The details make the design.”
— Charles Eames
Annabelle Gould is an associate professor in the Visual Communication Design program at the University of Washington. She also chairs the Division of Design, which consists of the Industrial Design, Interaction Design, and Visual Communication Design programs. Her primary areas of interest are typography and publication design, specifically designing digital magazines. She also maintains an active design practice based in Seattle, Washington. Her work ranges from print and publication work to interaction and web design.
Originally from North Carolina, Gould received a Bachelor of Environmental Design degree in Graphic Design from North Carolina State University and a Master of Fine Arts degree in 2D from Cranbrook Academy of Art in Bloomfield Hills, Michigan. She is a member of the American Institute of Graphic Arts and currently serves on the Steering Committee for the AIGA Design Educators Community. She was a speaker at the 2013 AIGA Design Education Conference in Minneapolis and presented at TypeCon in Portland in July 2013. Her work has been recognized in the AIGA 50 Books/50 Covers show and by the Type Directors Club, the Society of Publication Designers, the University College Design Association, and Print magazine.