SPOT Showcase Awards Ceremonyc featuring guest speaker, Kristine Arth
Saturday, April April 30, 6:00 pm
Join us as we celebrate all the hard work and dedication of our mentors and mentees during their final Mentorship Program exhibition.
This event will be live-streamed on Youtube.
Kristine Arth is the founder and principal designer behind Lobster Phone, the San Francisco based design studio specializing in branding, packaging and creative direction. She is known for building brands that carefully balance timelessness with distinct visual expression. Arth has designed identities for global brands such as PayPal, Nivea, Western Digital, and SodaStream, in addition to start-ups such as Love Wellness, Cresco, Loliware, Tovala, and The House of LR&C.
Her work has earned awards from Red Dot, IDA, iF Design, IDSA, SPARK!, GDUSA, IDEA and The Dieline. Arth has juried The One Show, SOTA, IDSA and ADAA; was a keynote speaker at First Round, Brand New, and AIGA. She’s been a featured designer and ongoing host for Adobe on Behance. Lobster Phone was recommended as one of the best design studios for start-ups by TechCrunch.
Prior to founding Lobster Phone, Arth was the director of brand at fuseproject, the eponymous design studio founded by Yves Béhar. During her 6+ years at fuseproject she built the brand practice from the ground up and led a team of international, multidisciplinary designers.