Young Guns 19 Jury
Auckland, New Zealand
Hong Kong born, New Zealand graphic designer Janson Chau is a design director at Alt Group. Since joining in 2010 he has led projects that have taken New Zealand brands to the world. His interest in the connection between identity and place has informed his practice, concentrating on local and international work that aligns design with Indigenous culture and communities. His work has been recognized in numerous international awards including the ADC Annual Awards, Red Dot Design, D&AD, Tokyo TDC, and the New Zealand Best Awards.
Alt Group is a multidisciplinary design studio based in Auckland, New Zealand. Working on projects of national interest and cultural and commercial significance, its approach to idea-driven communication has helped raise the profile of New Zealand design. Alt Group is New Zealand’s most awarded design company, recognized in over 500 international and national awards.