Adam Shear ,

Judge 2022
Special Group, Director of Design

Originating from Cape Town, Adam’s work is a product of many global influences, having worked as a visual coordinator for leading fashion brands Issey Miyake and Levi’s.
Making the move from fashion back to visual communication, Adam has spent the last 9 years focusing his career on brand development, and has worked as Creative Director for leading agencies across London, South Africa and Australia. As a graduate of graphic and textile design, Adam’s immense experience across a variety of sectors allows him to create extraordinary design solutions. He’s known for his sense of refinement, creativity and meticulous attention to detail, and his visual concepts are a sophisticated mix of innovative simplicity.