Vance Wellenstein is a New York City-based creative director and graphic designer whose studio collaborates with clients in the arts and entertainment. Formerly he was Head of Design, MoMA PS1; Founding Partner, Other Means; and Visiting Professor, Graduate and Undergraduate departments, Pratt Institute. Vance has served as lecturer and guest critic at the California College of the Arts, Fashion Institute of Technology, Minneapolis College of Art and Design, Parsons, UPenn, School of Visual Arts, and Yale University. Vance received his M.F.A. from the Yale University School of Art.
Website programmed by GrayBits
Typeface by Dinamo
Boys Noize Polarity. Designed with Eric Timothy Carlson
MoMA PS1 Greater New York 2021. Designed in collabraotion with Other Means, Anna Kulachek, Dante Carlos, and Julia Schäfer. Typeface by Berton Hasebe. Webiste by Linked by Air.
Changes Press graphic identity. Photo documentation by Pete Deevakul.
Greater New York 2015. Co-organized by Peter Eleey, Douglas Crimp, Thomas J. Lax, and Mia Locks. Publication edited by Jocelyn Miller. Photo documentation by Pete Deevakul and Joshua Syx.
Partisan Records graphic identity. Photo documentation by Pete Deevakul.
Selected Boys Noize singles. Designed with Eric Timothy Carlson. Photo documentation by Pete Deevakul.
Designed with Eric Timothy Carlson.
Cynthia Daignault & Curran Hatleberg Somewhere Someone. Pubished by Hassla. Photo documentation by Curran Hatleberg.
Selected New York Times editorial illustrations. The Writing of an Hour, art direction by Matt Dorfman; Our Broken Social Contract, art direction by Matt Dorfman; You are Not as Special as You Think, art direction by Tonya Douraghy; Disposable, art direction by Tonya Douraghy; User Unfriendly, art direction by Matt Dorfman.
MoMA PS1 Warm Up 2018 campaign identity. Organized by Dean Bein, Taja Cheek, Isabelia Herrera, Jonas Leon, Eliza Ryan, Venus X, Matt Werth, and Naomi Zeichner.
Niki de Saint Phalle exhibition identity and catalog. Photo documentation by Pete Deevakul.
Craig Finn: I Need a New War. I Need a New War photography by Dan Monik, photo documentation by Pete Deevakul. A Legacy of Rentals photography by Eline Mul and Vance Wellenstein.
Mark Leckey: Containers and Their Drivers.
Craig Finn: I Can't Keep Saying Thank You. Photo documentation by Pete Deevakul.
Contemporary Photography Forum 2017–2018. Designed in collaboration with Mỹ Linh Triệu Nguyễn. Photo documentation by Gideon Barnett.
Paper Tiger: In Other Words. Photo documentation by Joshua Syx.
Shredders Dangerous Jumps and Great Hits. Photo documentation by Joshua Syx and Pete Deevakul.
125 Newbury Free Press.