John Gall

John Gall is a designer, artist, author, editor, and teacher. He is currently the creative director for Abrams Books. His design and illustration work for Vintage Books, Alfred A Knopf, The Criterion Collection, and The New York Times has been recognized by the AIGA, Art Directors Club, Print, Graphis, and American Illustration. Known for his design work for such authors as Haruki Murakami and Vladimir Nabokov, he is also an internationally exhibited artist and is featured in the books By Its Cover: Modern American Book Cover Design, Graphic: Inside the Sketchbooks of the World's Great Graphic Designers, and The Age of Collage: Contemporary Collage in Modern Art.Matt Dorfman is the art director of the New York Times Book Review