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List of Famous Interaction Designers

Updated June 8, 2017 9k views11 items

List of famous interaction designers, with photos, bios, and other information when available. Who are the top interaction designers in the world? This includes the most prominent interaction designers, living and dead, both in America and abroad. This list of notable interaction designers is ordered by their level of prominence, and can be sorted for various bits of information, such as where these historic interaction designers were born and what their nationality is. The people on this list are from different countries, but what they all have in common is that they're all renowned interaction designers.

This list contains people like Tomas Seo and Lorenzo De Tomasi.

From reputable, prominent, and well known interaction designers to the lesser known interaction designers of today, these are some of the best professionals in the interaction designer field. If you want to answer the questions, "Who are the most famous interaction designers ever?" and "What are the names of famous interaction designers?" then you're in the right place. {#nodes}
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    Alan Cooper (born June 3, 1952) is an American software designer and programmer. Widely recognized as the “Father of Visual Basic", Cooper is also known for his books About Face: The Essentials of Interaction Design and The Inmates Are Running the Asylum: Why High-Tech Products Drive Us Crazy and How to Restore the Sanity. As founder of Cooper, a leading interaction design consultancy, he created the Goal-Directed design methodology and pioneered the use of personas as practical interaction design tools to create high-tech products. On April 28, 2017, Alan was inducted into the Computer History Museum's Hall of Fellows "for his invention of the visual development environment in Visual...  more
  • Manuel Lima FRSA is a Portuguese-born designer, author, lecturer, and researcher. WIRED describes Lima as “the man who turns data into art” while Creativity magazine considers Lima “the Edward Tufte of the 21st Century". He is a leading voice on information visualization and the founder of - A visual exploration on mapping complex networks. His latest book Visual Complexity: Mapping Patterns of Information has been translated into Japanese, Chinese and French. He currently resides in New York City....  more
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