Russell Kennedy

Adjunct Research Fellow at Swinburne University of Technology and President (2009-2011) of Icograda

Russell Kennedy is an academic, filmmaker, and graphic designer. He has also been the principal of Russell Kennedy Design, a corporate identity consultancy, and co-director of Onset Productions, a motion picture and documentary company. He is a Fellow of the Royal Society for the encouragement of Arts, Manufacture and Commerce (RSA) and a member of both the Australian Graphic Design Association (AGDA) and the Design Institute of Australia (DIA). He is a Regional Ambassador to INDEX: Design to Improve life, the Danish Government’s International Award program and was an advisor to the City of Seoul for the Seoul Design Olympiad in 2009 and World Design Capital in 2010. Since joining the Icograda Board in 2003, he has been active in the development of the Icograda Education Network (IEN) and the deployment and promotion of worldwide educational exchange initiatives. He initiated INDIGO, Icograda’s international indigenous design network which was launched in 2007.