|Occupation||creative director, designer|
Maggie Fost is a creative director, designer, and educator based in Toronto. Fost received a BA in Studio Art from Bowdoin College in 1996 and an MFA in Design from California College of the Arts in 2004. Prior to that, she managed content strategy for Shockwave.com and designed exhibit graphics for the Exploratorium, a museum of science, art, and human perception located on San Francisco Bay.
In 2004, she was the Designer in Residence at the College of Design at North Carolina State University. The following year, she established the in-house art department for indie record label Merge Records. Since 2005, she has overseen the label’s packaging and visual presence, in addition to designing books, posters, and other materials for culture-oriented and academic clients and collaborators. She teaches in the Master of Design at York University.