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Edward Leida

NY, NY, United States

Designer (Graphic Design)

Member since October 15, 2007

Edward Leida was trained as both an Industrial and Graphic Designer. During the course of his carreer he has done extensive work in the areas of Corporate Identity, Editorial Design, Book Design and Advertising.

He currently serves as the Design Director of W Magazine and during his tenure, Leida redesigned W in 1991 as well as designed and established the formats for Jane Magazine, Details Magazine and Womens Wear Daily.

Edward Leida has also taught and done portfolio reviews for the Society of Publication designers, School of Visual Arts and The Columbia School of Journalism

and has served as a panelist for the American Society of Magazine Editors, The PDN Lecture Series and the Magazine Association of Atlanta.

His design of W was nominated by the National Magazine Awards for Excellence in Design in 1999, 2000, 2001 and 2005 and was nominated for Magazine of the Year in 2007 by the Society of Publication Designer’s.

He is also the recipient of numerous design awards from the American Institute of Graphic Arts and The Society of Publication Designers.

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Communication, Communication Design

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My Interests

  • Industrial Design
  • Environmental Design
  • Communication Design
  • Fashion Design
  • Audio/Visual Design