James Walker

Walker is the co-founder of Type Hike and runs his private practice, Husbandmen. He has a background ranging from environments, branding, illustration, and interaction. His work has been featured in several publications and books; was part of larger collective projects that are now in the permanent collections of the Library of Congress, MOMA, and the Brooklyn Museum; and has won several design-focused awards from organizations such as the AIGA and Communication Arts. He received his MFA in Visual Communication and Design from Virginia Commonwealth University. During his studies, he presented his research at conferences globally as well as Richmond’s first TEDx. As an educator, he lectures on design at The University of Texas at Austin and has previously taught at Washington University, Santa Reparata International School of Art, The University of Missouri, and Virginia Commonwealth University.