Adonis Durado
An award-winning art director and visual journalist, he spent most of his career working in Asia and the Middle East before coming to the United States to pursue graduate studies as a Knight fellow at Ohio University where he now teaches. He was the design director of Muscat Media Group, publisher of two major daily newspapers in Oman, and has been working as a freelance design consultant with clients in Africa, Asia, and Europe. His personal work received more than 100 international awards, including the highest honor from the Society for News Design, the Society of Publication Designers, the Type Directors Club, the Society of Illustrators, the Malofiej Awards, the World Association of Newspaper Awards, the AVA Digital Awards, the Pixie Awards, and the European Newspapers Awards.