Hey. I believe the best work doesn't come from creative thinking alone. It happens when creative thinking meets business thinking meets critical thinking meets strategic thinking meets rubber meets the road meets the right time meets the right place meets magic and they all say hey to the people it was meant for.


I'm Patrick Macomber. I collaborate with agencies, studios and brands big and small.

Current – Group Creative Director at 160over90 (2014–)
Past – One Trick Pony (2007–2014), Gensler Studio 585 (2006–2007)
Education – University of North Texas

Writing (except less serious) –
10 Steps To Becoming The Perfect Graphic Designer
Advocating the 4PM–5PM Work Day
A Good Idea In A Parallel Universe


Indianapolis Colts, Lidl US, Virgin Group, AAA, Boost Mobile, Heavy Metal Comics, Sony Pictures Classics, Turner Networks, Slacker Radio, WNYC, American Express, Power Home Remodeling Group, Dentsu, Atlas Obscura, Shake Shack, Hard Rock Hotel & Casino, Texas A&M, University of Wisconsin, School of Visual Art, Emory University, Butler University, University of Pennsylvania, Ohio Northern University, University of Indianapolis, University of Virginia


Creative direction, Creative strategy, Team management, Creative Recruitment, Business development, Copy direction, Naming, Digital strategy, Interactive strategy, Art direction, Copywriting, Presentation development, Branding & Identity systems, Editorial design, UI & UX design, Print collateral, Iconography systems, Typography, Application design, Packaging, Environmental design, Signage systems, Illustration, Editorial illustration, Iconography

Features and Awards

Grainedit, ImJustCreative, DesignWorkLife, Design Bureau, The Dieline, Lovely Package, FFFFOUND, Communication Arts, Print Magazine, How Magazine, Webby Awards, Addys


☎️  |  215.834.6116
✉️  |  heymacomber@gmail.com
🐦  |  @heymacomber
📷  |  @unpleased


Penmanship – Curated by Dan Gneiding, 2011 (Group Show)
Alternate Endings – Curated by Bottleneck Gallery, 2012 (Group Show)
Dude Specimens & Catch Words – Lost Type Coop, 2013
Heavy Metal Show – Curated by Dan Gneiding, 2016 (Group Show)