Famous Male Graphic Designers

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List of famous male graphic designers, listed by their level of prominence with photos when available. This greatest male graphic designers list contains the most prominent and top males known for being graphic designers. There are thousand of males working as graphic designers in the world, but this list highlights only the most notable ones. Historic graphic designers have worked hard to become the best that they can be, so if you're a male aspiring to be a graphic designer then the people below should give you inspiration.

People include everyone from Ron Miriello to Lex Plotnikoff.

While this isn't a list of all male graphic designers, it does answer the questions "Who are the most famous male graphic designers?" and "Who are the best male graphic designers?"
John Mayer is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous Male Graphic Designers
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John Clayton Mayer is an American singer-songwriter and producer. He was born in Bridgeport, Connecticut, and raised in nearby Fairfield. He attended Berklee College of Music in Boston, Massachusetts, but disenrolled and moved to Atlanta, Georgia in 1997 with Clay Cook. Together, they formed a short-lived, two-man band called Lo-Fi Masters. After their split, Mayer continued to play local clubs—refining his skills and gaining a following. After his appearance at the 2001 South by Southwest Festival, he was signed to Aware Records, and then Columbia Records, which released his first EP, Inside Wants Out. His following two full-legnth albums—Room for Squares and Heavier Things —did well ...more on Wikipedia

Age: 41

Birthplace: Bridgeport, Connecticut, United States of America

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Phil Hartman is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous Male Graphic Designers
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Philip Edward "Phil" Hartman was a Canadian-American actor, comedian, screenwriter, and graphic artist. Born in Brantford, Ontario, Hartman and his family moved to the United States when he was 10. After graduating from California State University, Northridge, with a degree in graphic arts, he designed album covers for bands like Poco and America. Feeling the need for a more creative outlet, Hartman joined the comedy group The Groundlings in 1975 and there helped comedian Paul Reubens develop his character Pee-wee Herman. Hartman co-wrote the screenplay for the film Pee-wee's Big Adventure and made recurring appearances on Reubens' show Pee-wee's Playhouse. Hartman became famous in the late ...more on Wikipedia

Age: Dec. at 50 (1948-1998)

Birthplace: Brantford, Canada

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Shepard Fairey is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous Male Graphic Designers
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Shepard Fairey is a skateboarder, graphic artist and illustrator. ...more on Wikipedia

Age: 49

Birthplace: Charleston, South Carolina, United States of America

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Mike Shinoda is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous Male Graphic Designers
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Michael Kenji "Mike" Shinoda LHD is an American musician, record producer, and artist. He co-founded Linkin Park in 1996 and is the band's rhythm guitarist, songwriter, keyboardist, and co-vocalist. Shinoda later created a hip hop-driven side project, Fort Minor, in 2003. He served as a producer for tracks and albums by Lupe Fiasco, Styles of Beyond, and The X-Ecutioners. Shinoda is also the co-founder of Machine Shop Recordings, a California-based record label. Outside of music, Shinoda is an artist and graphic designer. He has painted several pieces of artwork, some of which have been featured in the Japanese American National Museum. ...more on Wikipedia

Age: 42

Birthplace: Agoura Hills, California, United States of America

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