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I love design’s ability to provoke, immerse, entice, challenge and engage.

Head of Online
Global

Chris Norman

What do you love about design?

I love design’s ability to provoke, immerse, entice, challenge and engage. Creating awareness or initiating change with the audience. First things first!

Why do you teach?

Sharing my passion. I enjoy being hungry… always learning! I love seeing that the classroom. Being challenged, asking questions, pushing beyond the expected—that moment someone realises THEY ARE a designer.

Tell us about your design career outside of Shillington.

Outside teaching with Shillington I run 313RGB with two friends. We are a multidisciplinary partnership that creates real-time immersive experiences which combines art direction, production design and A/V based performance. I also curate events such as Sound to Light, the last one being commissioned by MONA for Dark Mofo and presenting/collaborating with iconic UK studio The Designers Republic™ on Up Over Down Under™, so always trying to keep my fingers in a few pies.

What or who are you loving right now?

I’ve always have a massive soft spot for individuals and studios who combine and push technologies in their practice—Jürg Lehni, Monkier, UVA, Field, Lust and Party.

If you were a typeface what would it be?

Something Extra Black Extended—Maybe Univers 93.

What’s your favourite blog?

I don’t have a favourite site, but if so, it would be a mix between—VVatchRhizome, Prosthetic Knowledge, Grafik and Creative Applications.

Andrew Shillington
Founder, Global

Anthony Wood
Managing Director, Global

Clare Terry
Director, Australia

Shanti Sparrow
Director of Teaching, Global

Natalia Zuluaga
DesignOps & Teacher, Global

Sydney Ligouri
Head, New York

John Palowski
Head of Course Content, Global

Chris Norman
Head of Online, Global

Clay Allison
Head of Experience, Global

Alex Daley
Experience Manager, United States

Ella Shillington
Experience Manager, Australia

Meg Bathard
Experience Assistant, United Kingdom

Sara Mazzoni
Head of Marketing & Communications, Global

Oli Stevenson
Marketing & Communications Lead, Global

Eden Lim
Marketing & Communications Assistant, Australia

Laura Walton
Marketing & Communications Assistant, New York

George Simkin
Lead Teacher, London

Kim Melvin
Lead Teacher, New York

Nick Smith
Lead Teacher, United Kingdom

Jack Trotman
Lead Teacher, London

Cathy Sison
Lead Teacher, Online

Nick Bailey
Lead Teacher, Brisbane

Mehul Patel
Graphic Design Teacher, Manchester

Rich Tucker
Graphic Design Teacher, London

Spencer Harrison
Graphic Design Teacher, Melbourne

Amy Prus
Graphic Design Teacher, Online

Maja Cule
Graphic Design Teacher, New York

Frankie Young
Teacher & Special Projects, Online

Andy Judd
Graphic Design Teacher, Online

Jamie Lawson
Graphic Design Teacher, Online

Wayne Smith
Graphic Design Teacher, Melbourne

Lizzie Curtis
Graphic Design Teacher, London

Adam Busby
Graphic Design Teacher, Brisbane

Jimmy Muldoon
Teacher & Special Projects, New York

Alan Barba
Graphic Design Teacher, New York

Bonnie Eichelberger
Graphic Design Teacher, Melbourne

Dan Wilson
Graphic Design Teacher, London

Maaya Lad
Graphic Design Teacher, Online

Dave Bird
Graphic Design Teacher, Manchester

Hilary Archer
Graphic Design Teacher, London

Tina Victoria Afshar
Graphic Design Teacher, Online

Simon Wiltshire
Graphic Design Teacher, Sydney

Mitch Reyes
Graphic Design Teacher, Brisbane

Mary Faber
Graphic Design Teacher, Online

Fiona Martin
Graphic Design Teacher, Online

Gabrielle White
Graphic Design Teacher, Brisbane

Johnny Boardman
Graphic Design Teacher, London

Shrenik Ganatra
Graphic Design Teacher, New York

Olivia Chen
Graphic Design Teacher, Sydney

Kody Pangburn
Graphic Design Teacher, New York

Emma Tobin
Graphic Design Teacher, London

Annette Dennis
Teacher & Special Projects, Online

Katie Mihailovits
Graphic Design Teacher, London

Rachel Broaders
Graphic Design Teacher, Online

Missy Dempsey
Graphic Design Teacher, Sydney

Lovish Saini
Graphic Design Teacher, Manchester

Michael Zhang
Graphic Design Teacher, New York

Benny Hinman
Graphic Design Teacher, Sydney

Tim King
Graphic Design Teacher, Sydney

Kym Rohman
Graphic Design Teacher, New York

Thiago Eichner
Graphic Design Teacher, New York

Tessa Canon
Graphic Design Teacher, New York

Nathan Millard
Graphic Design Teacher, Melbourne

Jaimee-Lee Field
Graphic Design Teacher, Sydney

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