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Lisa Krohn, MFA

Assistant Professor of Practice, Design

Lisa Krohn is an award-winning designer, creative director and strategist with international recognition. She teaches the practice of design at USC Iovine and Young Academy and is currently Creative Director of Krohn Design in Los Angeles.

Krohn's work includes product design, branding, interiors, installations and furniture for clients ranging from Herman Miller to Alessi and Walt Disney Imagineering. Her designs for prosthetic personal digital objects have been celebrated as visionary and ahead of their time, and she gained numerous design accolades including Grand Prize in the Forma Finlandia competition and the Daimler Chrysler Award for Innovation in Design. Krohn’s work is in museums including the San Francisco Museum of Modern Art, the Cooper Hewett, the Smithsonian and MoMA in New York.

Lisa Krohn received her MFA in Design from Cranbrook Academy of Art and her undergraduate degree in Art and Art History from Brown University, also earning a Fulbright scholarship to Milan to work with internationally renowned architect and designer, Mario Bellini.