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David Arroyo is a graphic designer / artist, photographer, filmmaker / editor, and writer based in New York City, working within fiction and non-fiction media. His graphic design work is imbued with a passion for storytelling. Using his strong photographic eye, solid sense of typography, composition, and an experimental spirit, his work embraces handmade & digital techniques to create unique cohesive designs. He focuses on books, logos, brand design, print / digital marketing assets, and drawing / writing poetry comics. A solid academic foundation in graphic design, photography, and media studies, gives him the skills to adapt any design project, and span it across all forms of media. His photography work has earned commendations, honorable mentions and finalists distinctions in both domestic, and international contests.


His non-fiction work is explored through the lenses of writing, film, audio, and photography. Some of the formats he uses include: experimental film, poetry, audio poems, oral history, books, and photography. Through these varied formats he focuses on: autobiography, memory, history, and documentary. He's currently developing a book on Nuyorican artist Jorge Soto Sánchez, focusing on his art and writing.