Brooklyn: Introducing Selection Committee Member Deva Pardue
Introducing another member of our esteemed Selection Committee for the upcoming 5th edition of The Other Art Fair Brooklyn to take place during Frieze Week (May 2 – 5) at the Brooklyn Expo Center.
Deva Pardue is a Designer and Creative Director originally from Dublin Ireland, who came to New York to study Design at The School of Visual Arts, she is currently heading up the Creative Department at The Wing, a network of work and community spaces designed for women. Deva built her career at the revered Pentagram Design where she learned from industry leaders such as Michael Bierut, Paula Scher, and Emily Oberman and worked on a wide variety of branding, environmental, and editorial design projects. In 2016 she founded For All Womankind and created the now iconic Femme Fists illustration that went viral during the Women’s March and through which she has donated $23K to non-profits fighting for Women’s issues. Deva has earned awards from the Type Directors Club and Communication Arts, has spoken at prestigious institutions and conferences including Princeton University, the AIGA, and Brand New, and has received press and recognition from publications including Fast Company, Adweek, and Graphic Design USA who, in 2018, listed Deva in their roundup of “Socially Responsible Designers to Watch”.
The Other Art Fair returns to Brooklyn May 2 – 5!