An accomplished Art Director, Mike Lohr has helmed creative projects for Fortune 500 companies, boutique apparel brands, major and independent record labels, California streetwear lines, and a popular cable TV network, among others. Mike’s currently the Art Director at the Pencil on Paper (POP) Studio, where he has overseen projects including the M.Nii line of premium surf apparel (winner of GQ’s 2014 Designer of the Year Award), Splendid, Kenneth Cole Reaction, Mountain Khakis and Le Tigre. Prior to that, he was the owner-director of Semiliquid, a design studio whose clientele ranged from Capitol, Warner Bros., Walt Disney and DreamWorks Records to Wieden+Kennedy, Nokia, Paramount Pictures and the Penguin Group. In addition to his passions for art, color and modernist design, Mike seeks out good coffee, cacti, Instagramable typography and hand-painted letter forms, oversized art books, vintage architectural magazines, designer office supplies, weekends in the desert, and breakfasts of fried eggs over-easy with bacon and toast.