Independent creative director and designer based in New York. Concepting and crafting new ideas for artists, brands and institutions. Most recently served as Creative Director at Spotify on the global brand and design team. Now available for freelance projects worldwide. ©2021↓
Tal brings a decade of experience working across a wide range of visual communication disciplines such as branding, interactive design, campaign art direction and film. With a particular interest in the intersection of music and technology.

Since graduating from the School of Visual Arts in 2013 with a BFA in Graphic Design, Tal has worked with global clients such as Nike, Google, Spotify and Calvin Klein. As well as with major music artists like The Weeknd, Bon Iver, and Travis Scott. Before joining Spotify he was part of Google’s Creative Lab, and before that he worked at R/GA and independenlty with Pharrell Williams’ creative team.

Latest interviews with:
↳The Brand Identity
↳It’s Nice That
↳SixtySix Magazine

Awards and Recognition:
↳Young Guns 16 winner,
class of 2018. 

2021:
ADC Awards - Best of Discipline Award - Interactive - “Alone With Me”
ADC Awards - Best of Discipline Award - In House - “Alone With Me”
ADC Awards - Gold x 6 - “Alone With Me”
ADC Awards - Silver x 1 - “Alone With Me”
ADC Awards - Bronze x 3 - “Alone With Me”
Cannes Lions - Gold x 1 - Digital Craft - “Alone With Me”
Cannes Lions - Silver x 1 - Digital Craft - “Alone With Me”
Cannes Lions - Bronze x 1 - Entertainment - “Alone With Me”
Cannes Lions - Shortlist x 6 - “Alone With Me”
The One Show - Gold x 3 - “Alone With Me”
The One Show - Silver x 2 - “Alone With Me”
The One Show - Bronze x 1 - “Alone With Me”
D&AD - Graphite Pencil - New Realities & Emerging Media - “Alone With Me”
D&AD - Wood Pencil - Digital - “Alone With Me”
D&AD - Shortlist x 3 - “Alone With Me”
CLIO Music - Grand Prix Design - Spotify’s Dacade Wrapped
CLIO Music - Gold - Digital/Mobile - Spotify’s Dacade Wrapped
CLIO Music - Silver x 4 - Design/Emerging Technology - “Alone With Me”
CLIO Music - Silver x 2 - Design/Data Visualizaation - “Bon Iver Viisualizer”
Webbys Winner - Websites and mobile sites in music - “Alone With Me”

2020:
Tribeca Film Festival Official Selection - VR / Cinema360 - “Dear Lizzy”
CLIO Awards - Silver - Digital/Mobile - “Bon Iver Viisualizer”
ADC Awards - Bronze x 3 - Online/Mobile/Data Visualization - “Bon Iver Viisualizer”
Awwwards - Site of the Day - “Alone With Me”
FWA - Site of the Day - “Alone With Me”

2019:
D&AD - Wood Pencil - Outdoor - Spotify Occasional Ad
D&AD - Wood Pencil -Poster Advertising - Spotify Occasional Ad
CLIO Music - Silver - Integrated Campaign - “RapCaviar Pantheon”
CLIO Music - Bronze - Experiential - “RapCaviar Pantheon”
Awwwards - Site of the Day - “Bon Iver Viisualizer”
FWA - Site of the Day - “Bon Iver Viisualizer”

2018:
CLIO Music - Silver x 2 - Design - RapCaviar Identity
CLIO Music - Silver - Innovation - “RapCaviar Pantheon”

2017:
The One Show - Silver x 2 - Poster Campaign - Spotify Wrapped Campaign
ADC Awards - Gold x 2 - Integrated - Spotify Wrapped Campaign
ADC Awards - Silver x 1 - Out of Home - Spotify Wrapped Campaign
Webbys Winner - Integrated Campaign - Spotify Wrapped
FWA - Site of the Day - “Issa Website”
Awwwards - Site of the Day - “Issa Website”

2016:
Fast Co. Design Award - Finalist - “Pharrell Williams Website”
FWA - Site of the Day - “Pharrell Williams Website”
Awwwards - Site of the Day - “Pharrell Williams Website”
CLIO Awards - Grand Clio Design - “Unexpected Moves Kyrie 2, Nike”

Select clients:

Nike
Spotify
Google
Byredo
Apple
Universal Music Group
Calvin Klein
i am OTHER
Pharrell Williams
Gunna
Bon Iver
The Weeknd
Travis Scott
Kelsey Lu
Boys Noize
Yesh
SZA
21 Savage

Select Press and Features:

↳ Adage
Adweek
ArtNet
Behance
Billboard
↳ Business Insider
↳ Complex
Creativity-Online
↳ FACT
Fader
Fast Co.
Forbes
↳ Highsnobiety
Hypebeast
↳ i-D
It’s Nice That
↳ Mashable
↳ PAPER
Pitchfork
RollingStone
↳ Variety
↳ The Verge
↳ VIBE
↳ VICE
↳ Wired
↳ XXL


All projects made by Tal Midyan and
collaborators. ©2020.