Joe Granato

Alumni 2013
BFA Graphic Design

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Joe Granato is an art director and graphic designer specializing in branding based in Brooklyn, New York.

He is the head of branding at Crème in Williamsburg, where he develops full identities for hospitality projects across the country. From boutique hotels to restaurants and bars, he works closely with clients to uncover ownable stories and build unique brands, while collaborating with a team of interior designers and architects.

He has previously worked with New York City based full-service creative studios Love & War, Maison Papercut, Revolver, Havas Worldwide, and Ideas On Purpose, amongst others.

He graduated with honors from The University of the Arts, with a minor focus in creative writing. He is a long-distance optimist with a love for surfing, Zen, Bruce Springsteen karaoke, 1960s minimalist art, abstract goal-setting methods.

Holy Summer Hell

Graphic Design, Photography

Black ink on newsprint

8in H x 5in W (folded down as shown in photo)