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Brand Development, Graphic Design, Product Design, Interactive, Photography and Creative Direction

One-On-One Mentor
Manuel Dilone is a designer and creative director based in New York City. His background spans brand development, graphic design, product design, interactive design, photography, and creative direction. He currently serves as a managing principal at Form&, an international creative accelerator that partners with visionary business leaders and innovators to design the moments that matter.

In 2015, Dilone created Form&, an eight-person interdisciplinary studio that focuses on expanding the definition of branding in an interface-first world. With over ten years of experience, Dilone has worked on projects for global brands including Nike, Google, and Samsung, as well as cultural institutions such as Guggenheim and The Met. Dilone also co-founded Collective Assembly, an independent design studio focused on open-source hard/software and ideas for local communities; and Arts in Bushwick, which hosts the Open Bushwick Studio Festival, New York’s largest open studio event.