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List of famous graphic designers, with photos, bios, and other information when available. Who are the top graphic designers in the world? This includes the most prominent graphic designers, living and dead, both in America and abroad. This list of notable graphic designers is ordered by their level of prominence, and can be sorted for various bits of information, such as where these historic graphic 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 graphic designers.

With people ranging from John Mayer to Phil Hartman, this is a great starting point for a list of your favorites.

From reputable, prominent, and well known graphic designers to the lesser known graphic designers of today, these are some of the best professionals in the graphic designer field. If you want to answer the questions, "Who are the most famous graphic designers ever?" and "What are the names of famous graphic designers?" then you're in the right place. (991 items)
John Mayer is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list List of Famous Graphic Designers
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, ...more
Alan Rickman is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list List of Famous Graphic Designers
Alan Sidney Patrick Rickman is an English actor. Rickman is a former member of the Royal Shakespeare Company in both modern and classical theatre productions. His breakout performance was as the ...more
Phil Hartman is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list List of Famous Graphic Designers
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 ...more
iJustine is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list List of Famous Graphic Designers
Justine Ezarik is an American comedian, Internet celebrity, actress and occasional television host. She is best known as iJustine, a lifecaster who communicated directly with her millions of ...more
Shepard Fairey is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list List of Famous Graphic Designers
Shepard Fairey is a skateboarder, graphic artist and illustrator.
Mike Shinoda is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list List of Famous Graphic Designers
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, ...more
Quentin Crisp is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list List of Famous Graphic Designers
Quentin Crisp was an English writer and raconteur. From a conventional suburban background Crisp grew up with effeminate tendencies which he flaunted by parading the streets in make-up and ...more
Peter Max is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list List of Famous Graphic Designers
Peter Max is a German-born American illustrator and graphic artist, known for the use of psychedelic shapes and color palettes as well as spectra in his work. At first, works in this style ...more
Chip Kidd is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list List of Famous Graphic Designers
Chip Kidd is an American author, editor, and graphic designer, best known for his book covers.
Diana Doll is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list List of Famous Graphic Designers
Diana Doll is a Slovak pornographic actress and model. Doll was previously known as Sue Diamond, but changed her name due to being confused with fellow Slovak porn actress Suzie Diamond. Aside ...more
Mathieu Soucy is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list List of Famous Graphic Designers
Mathieu Soucy is a professionnal drummer, composer and multi-instrumentist musician based in Quebec city. Drummer and percussionist for many bands and artists such as Quebec city rock ...more
Alex Sedano is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list List of Famous Graphic Designers
Herb Gardner is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list List of Famous Graphic Designers
Herbert George Gardner, better known as Herb Gardner, was an American commercial artist, cartoonist, playwright and screenwriter.
Jerrelle Clark is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list List of Famous Graphic Designers
Rob Carter is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list List of Famous Graphic Designers
Rob Carter
Rob Carter is an American professor of typography and graphic design at Virginia Commonwealth University.
Don Clark is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list List of Famous Graphic Designers
Don Clark is an American musician. He was the rhythm guitarist and bassist for the Christian metal band, Demon Hunter, which he co-founded with his brother, vocalist Ryan Clark. Before Demon ...more
Buğra Gülsoy is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list List of Famous Graphic Designers
Buğra Gülsoy is a Turkish actor, architect, director, graphic designer and photographer.
William Morris is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list List of Famous Graphic Designers
William Morris was an English textile designer, poet, novelist, translator, and socialist activist. Associated with the British Arts and Crafts Movement, he was a major contributor to the ...more
Abbas Kiarostami is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list List of Famous Graphic Designers
Abbas Kiarostami is an Iranian film director, screenwriter, photographer and film producer. An active filmmaker since 1970, Kiarostami has been involved in over forty films, including shorts and ...more
Saul Bass is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list List of Famous Graphic Designers
Saul Bass was an American graphic designer and Academy Award winning filmmaker, best known for his design of motion picture title sequences, film posters, and corporate logos. During his 40-year ...more
Dan Cunneen is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list List of Famous Graphic Designers
Dan Cunneen is a drummer, songwriter, disc jockey, and freelance graphic designer originally from Portland, Oregon, U.S.A.. Cunneen is best known for his drum work with the 1980s Portland, ...more
Brendan Green is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list List of Famous Graphic Designers
Brendan Green is an Olympic Biathlete from Canada.
Seymour Chwast is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list List of Famous Graphic Designers
Seymour Chwast is a graphic designer.
Bill Plympton is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list List of Famous Graphic Designers
Bill Plympton is an American animator, graphic designer, cartoonist, director, screenwriter and producer best known for his 1987 Academy Award-nominated animated short Your Face and his series ...more
Eric Gill is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list List of Famous Graphic Designers
Arthur Eric Rowton Gill was an English sculptor, typeface designer, stonecutter and printmaker, who was associated with the Arts and Crafts movement. He is a controversial figure, with his ...more