Ksenya Samarskaya is the founding member of Samarskaya & Partners, drafting type to push against the limits of technology, radiate legibly on small screens, and trigger nuanced algorithms of emotion and history. Originating from St. Petersburg, Russia, Samarskaya holds a double B.F.A. which focused on installation art, photography, and physical computing. Recent clients and collaborators include Apple, Font Bureau, Google, Ideo, MCKL Type, Monotype, and Rosetta Type Foundry.
Marius Watz is an artist working with visual abstraction through generative software processes. His work focuses on the synthesis of form as the product of parametric behaviors, with outputs ranging from pure software works to public projections and physical objects produced with digital fabrication technology. Watz has exhibited at venues which include the Victoria & Albert Museum, Todaysart, ITAU Cultural, Museumsquartier, and Galleri ROM.