Anderson is a faculty member at the School of Visual Arts in the Designer as Author MFA department, where she also teaches graduate, undergraduate, and pre-college courses in graphic design. Gail Anderson is a designer, writer, and educator who actually has her own Paul Davis portrait—and loves to show it off since she’ll never look that good again. Anderson’s work, which has received numerous awards, is in the permanent collections of the Cooper-Hewitt National Design Museum and the Library of Congress. Gail Anderson’s family migrated to the Bronx, New York from Jamaica. She is a partner, with Joe Newton, at Anderson Newton Design. She … Gail Anderson’s most popular book is New Vintage Type: Classic Fonts for the Digital Age. Biography Early life and education. Gail Anderson is a New York-based designer, writer, and educator. From 2002 through 2010, Anderson served as Creative Director of Design at SpotCo, a New York City advertising agency that creates artwork for Broadway and institutional theater. Gail Anderson has 49 books on Goodreads with 2184 ratings. From 2002 through 2010, she served as Creative Director of Design at SpotCo, a New York City advertising agency that creates artwork for Broadway and institutional theater. Anderson is currently based in Manhattan where she is working as a graphic designer, writer and educator. Gail Anderson is an American graphic designer, writer, and educator. More about Gail Anderson 2004 AIGA Medalist Gail Anderson is the award winning creative director at Visual Arts Press at the School of Visual Arts.  She was the first-generation American, and first-generation college-educated in her family. Anderson's trajectory would soon turn her into a valuable artist to the world of future graphic design, with contributions in visual art, education, magazines and more. Gail Anderson is the former creative director of design at SpotCo.  She was among AIGA's 2008 medalists for her accomplishments in Graphic Design. From 1987 to early 2002, she served as senior art director at Rolling Stone magazine.