Boris Meister is an independent graphic designer based in London and Geneva. He’s engaged in design and art direction projects for clients principally in the field of arts and fashion. His approach privileges long-term partnerships to conceptualise and realise editorial platforms in print and digital; as well as devising and articulating consistent yet nuanced visual identities and creative directions for individuals, commerces and institutions.
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Victoria & Albert Museum (London), The Store x The Vinyl Factory (London), AnOther Magazine (London), Architectural Association (London), Walker Arts Center (Minneapolis), Centre d’art contemporain (Geneva), HEAD / Haute école d’art et de design (Geneva), FMAC / Fonds municipal d’art contemporain (Geneva), The Bartlett School of Architecture (London), BIG / Biennale des espaces d’art indépendants Genève, nai010 Publishers (Rotterdam), Motel Campo (Geneva), Turbo Recordings (Montreal), Cheptel Records (Geneva)


  • 2020, Lunchtime Lecture, Kingston University of Arts, London
  • 2018, The Fashion Awards, New Wave Creative, British Fashion Council. 28th International Biennial of Graphic Design, Brno. Bourses Berthoud-Lissignol-Chevalier, Centre d’art contemporain, Geneva.
  • 2017, Graphic Design Festival, Scotland’s Centre for Design and Architecture
  • 2016, ECAL Graphic Design, Vitra Museum
  • 2015, Impakt Festival, Utrecht. Bourses Berthoud-Lissignol-Chevalier, Centre d’art contemporain, Geneva. Soirée Graphique 8, Bern
  • 2014, 26th International Biennial of Graphic Design, Brno. Livre Imaginé – Dans cinquante ans d’ici, Les Territoires, Montréal
  • 2013, Mildred S. Friedman Design Fellowship, Walker Art Center. The Most Beautiful Dutch Books (with Joost Grootens). The Piracy Project, The Showroom, London. Vanishing Point, Bitforms Gallery, New York City
  • UK

    Studio 28, 41–71 Commercial Road, E1 1LA London — UK +44 (0)77 83 198 126


    Place des Volontaires 4, 1204 Genève — Suisse +41 (0)78 871 38 82
    1. Cover picture: Narrative excess
    2. Typeface: Basel Grotesk by Chi Long Trieu