Design by Atlas (Astrid Stavro)
Design by Atlas
Astrid Stavro, Co-founder
Astrid Stavro graduated with Distinction from both Central Saint Martins College of Art & Design and The Royal College of Art in London, before relocating to Barcelona where she founded the award winning Astrid Stavro Studio.
She has an international reputation for strongly rooted conceptual solutions and a clean, distinctive typographic approach.
Her work has been widely published and exhibited and she is a frequent Jury Member in design competitions across the globe, including twice at D&AD. Stavro has lectured in design conferences worldwide and has taught editorial design in various colleges.
The studio’s work has been recognised nationally and internationally with over one hundred creative awards including the Spanish Laus Awards, British Design & Art Directors (D&AD), The Annual (Creative Review), Design Week Awards, The International Society of Typographic Designers (ISTD), Art Directors Club of New York (ADCNY), Graphis, Type Directors Club of New York (TDCNY) and Art Directors Club of Europe (ADC*E).
Stavro writes for various design journals and is currently a contributing editor of Elephant magazine.
After ten years running her own studio, Astrid Stavro joined Pablo Martín (Grafica) in 2013 to create Design by Atlas, a new design consultancy based in Palma de Mallorca. They work for local, national and international clients from across the globe. Together, they sum more than 40 years of experience and are the most awarded design consultancy in Spain.
Stavro is a member of Alliance Graphique Internationale (AGI).