Miller, Joe

Miller, Joe

Lecturer, Design




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  • Bachelor of Science, CSU-San Jose, 1983


Joe Miller has been a member of the graphic design faculty at SJSU since 1988. He is also principal of joe miller's company, a graphic design office specializing in identity design, exhibit design, and brand development for clients ranging from global technology corporations to regional cultural institutions. He was previously a designer at Atari and a senior designer at the international public relations firm Burson-Marsteller.

Joe's design work has been published in 67 books and periodicals, including AIGA annuals, American Corporate Identity annuals, The Design of Dissent, JUST Design, Logolounge books, 1000 Type Treatments, 1000 Icons, Graphis books, Print, Communication Arts, and How. Joe has received 130 regional to international awards for graphic design and his work has been included in more than 30 major exhibitions.

Joe is president of the Board of Directors of Works/San José community art and performance center; is on the Board of Directors of AIGASF professional association for design; and is on the Board of Directors of Poetry Center San José. A regional leader in art and design, Joe has been named an SV Creates Artist Laureate and is a Santa Clara County Arts and Business Award winner.