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2064 Powell St.
San Francisco, California 94133

Company Name

Studio Hinrichs

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Graphis Archives

Biography/Work Experience

Kit Hinrichs, Principal and Creative Director, Studio Hinrichs Kit Hinrichs served as principal in several design offices in New York and San Francisco and spent 23 years as a partner of Pentagram before opening Studio Hinrichs in 2009. His design experience incorporates a wide range of projects, including brand development, promotion, packaging, environmental graphics, editorial and exhibition design. He is also a noted American Flag collector and founder of the Stars & Stripes Foundation. Kit’s work is included in the permanent collections of the Museum of Modern Art, New York, the San Francisco Museum of Modern Art and the Denver Museum of Art. He co-authored five books, including Typewise and Long May She Wave. He co-founded @issue: The Journal of Business and Design. Kit has chaired the AIGA California Show (the first regional show in AIGA’s 100-year history), the AIGA Business Conference and San Francisco Design Lecture Series. He is a member of the Alliance Graphique Internationale and an AIGA medalist. He lives with his wife Linda, and son Christopher in San Francisco, California.