Los Angeles—the center of the evolving entertainment industry, where storytelling is key. Through her experience in television, advertising and cinema, Emmy-Award winning Karin Fong brings her distinct view to our design community. Join us for the speaker series event AIGA Los Angeles presents Karin Fong, as she shares her experience from a founding member of Imaginary Forces to overseeing the creative vision at Wonderland Sound & Vision.
6:30 Mix & Mingle
About Karin Fong
Karin Fong is an Emmy-award winning director and designer. Known for her work in television, advertising, and cinema, Karin brings her brand of visual storytelling to everything she creates. Among her projects are the iconic opening titles of Boardwalk Empire, South Park, and Black Sails, as well as the main titles of numerous feature films. Her directing credits include commercials for major brands, including Target, Lexus, Sony PlayStation and Herman Miller. From cinematics for Sony’s God of War video game series to large-scale video installations in Times Square, Karin’s projects showcase her inventive mix of design and filmmaking expertise.
She currently oversees the creative vision at Wonderland Sound & Vision, the film and television production company founded by McG (Charlie’s Angels, The O.C.). Prior to Wonderland, Karin was a founding member of Imaginary Forces, where she honed her skills at the intersection of live-action, design, and animation.
Early Bird (Ends September 16):
$45 At the Door
Wonderland Sound & Vision
About the Speaker Series
The AIGA speaker series was crafted with the objective of spotlighting Los Angeles as a crucial city for design. Part of a local AIGA initiative to inform and stimulate the local design community, these events will be focused on a wide range of topics from Los Angeles-based projects, agencies and industry trends.
Maker City LA, a workspace collective for artists, makers, and entrepreneurs, is housed on the 11th floor of The Reef in downtown Los Angeles. We are dedicated to serving the needs of LA’s creative community by providing inspiring workspace, essential tools of the trade, classes, unique events, and a collaborative environment — all in one place.
Free parking may be found in metered spots on the street after 6:00pm or $5 event parking behind the building.