Renee Dimalla Art Director

“The Art Teacher”

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Renee Dimalla is an award-winning art director with a passion for strategically informed design solutions. After graduating first in her class from Western Washington University’s Design program, Renee has worked up and down the West Coast for over 10 years – from San Francisco to Seattle – on clients such as the Wikimedia Foundation, Logitech, Pipcorn, and Columbia Land Trust.

Renee’s repertoire includes designing for the environment, complex systems, publications, luxury consumer goods, as well as traditional and historical printing methods.

When she’s not creating beautiful things or managing a team of talented designers, Renee loves to pin insects, play boardgames, paint, and surf the Goodwill auctions.

  • What’s your favorite tv show?

    • Twin Peaks
    • Lost in Space
    • SHE-RA: Princess of Power
    • Antiques Roadshow
  • What’s your hidden talent?

    • I have a keen sense of smell.
    • Breathe Underwater
    • Bullet-Proof Skin
    • Mind Control
  • What’s your go-to fast-food order?

    • Fish-Head Sandwich
    • Spicy. Chicken. Nuggets.
    • Rosemary-Garlic Duck Liver Fries
    • Beer Battered Shoe String Laces
  • What are you easily swayed by?

    • Strong Winds
    • Donald Duck Voice
    • My cat, book covers, packaging, good smells.
    • Alcohol
  • What is your favorite live show?

    • David Hasselhoff on Ice
    • The Little Mermaid on Ice
    • Neko Case
    • Ice Age on Ice
  • Who’s your celebrity crush?

    • Lord Byron
    • Catherine the Great
    • Duke Silver
    • Napoleon Bonaparte