Kurt Woerpel is a graphic designer, illustrator, animator, and some other things working in New York City.
Currently Freelance art director with Interview Magazine and Free-erlance designer in the wide world. Also working with TXTbooks, an independent publishing project in Brooklyn, NY.
Previously Freelance Art Director at Bloomberg Businessweek (2017) Freelance Designer at Wieden and Kennedy NYC (2016-2017) Freelance Designer at Matter (2017) Designer/Animator at MTV News working under Richard Turley. (2014-16) Designer working for the Pratt Communications Design Chair’s Office. (2013-14) Design Intern at Zut Alors!(2013)
Selected Exhibitions The Great Outdoors at Permanent Maintenance, Curated by Ariel Davis and Leesh Aderamovich. Ridgewood, NY 2018. Library Of Babel at Cuchifritos Gallery. Curated by Endless Editions, NY, NY. 2017. Muscle Relaxant at Sleep Center. Curated by Hyun Cho and Kerim Zapsu, NY, NY. 2016. Island Time at Rabbithole Gallery. Curated by Morgan Maher, Dumbo, BK, NY. 2015. MTVNEWS PRESENTS: AYYYYYYYGA, at AIGA: Southstreet Seaport. An exhibition exploring studio practice and design process. Our team participated under project leadership of Sally Thurer & Richard Turley. 2015.
Selected Class Visits: Class Visit and Critique w/ Duncan Hamilton's Independent Publishing Class (with TXTbooks) from Pratt Institute, 2018 Class Visit and Critique w/ Kevin Chao and Mike Finkelstein's Senior Studio Class at Keen University, 2018. Class Visit and Critique w/ Sally Thurer's Motion Graphics Class from Parsons (The New School), 2017.
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