About

 

Biography

Amy Schwartz is a designer specializing in branding, digital experiences, and games. She is currently the Design Director at Cards Against Humanity and Blackbox.

Amy was the winner of Command X at the 2015 AIGA National Design Conference; other recognition includes the 2016 Emerging Designer Award by AIGA Chicago, 2016 Finalist for Young Designer of the Year by the Net Awards, and the recipient of the AIGA What’s Next Grant in 2014.

Amy founded Liminal Space in 2015, a design initiative that promotes experimentation, community, and dialogue within Chicago’s thriving design, art, and technology scenes. Amy holds an MFA from the Cranbrook Academy of Art and a BA from DePaul University.

Awards and Honors

WINNER, COMMAND X
AIGA National 2015

WHAT'S NEXT GRANT RECIPIENT
AIGA Chicago 2014

EMERGING DESIGNER AWARD
AIGA Chicago 2016

FINALIST, YOUNG DESIGNER OF THE YEAR
The Net Awards 2015
 

 

Exhibitions and Residencies

INOVA GALLERY, MILWAUKEE 2016
Designers Talking, Residency and Solo Exhibition

CITY GALLERY, CHICAGO 2016
Cards Against Humanity

RATIONAL PARK, CHICAGO 2014
Curator, Up & At Em

CRANBROOK ART MUSEUM, BLOOMFIELD HILLS 2014
Graduate Degree Exhibition

FORUM GALLERY, BLOOMFIELD HILLS 2014
Curator, Warm Up

STUDIO COUTURE, DETROIT 2013
Off the Wall

START GALLERY, DETROIT 2013
FAFDET Presents: Evereman

FORUM GALLERY, BLOOMFIELD HILLS 2013
Anti-Multi

STUDIO 22, CHICAGO 2013
Modular 22

DEPAUL ART MUSEUM 2012
AMD Thesis Show