Adonis Durado
has spent most of his professional life working as an art director and visual journalist in the Middle East before deciding to pursue graduate studies at Ohio University in 2018 as a Knight fellow in the School of Visual Communication. He was the design director of Muscat Media Group, publisher of two major dailies in Oman, and also operates as a freelance design consultant with clients in Africa, Asia, and Europe. His personal work received more than 100 awards, including highest honor from the Society for News Design, the Society of Publication Designers, the Type Directors Club, the Society of Illustrators, Malofiej Infographics Awards, WAN-IFRA Media Awards, and European Newspapers Awards.