Roy Brooks operates the graphic design studio Fold Four. He has over twenty years of professional experience designing books, identities, websites, and related ephemera for institutional and commercial clients nationwide.

Brooks studied graphic design at North Carolina State University. Upon graduation he spent four years in New York City, working first at the Whitney Museum of American Art, and later for the international design consultancy Pentagram. The following four years were spent in Chicago working under the moniker Field Study. Brooks founded Fold Four in 2005 and continues to work with cultural institutions across the country.

Brooks was selected as one of the "100 most significant" graphic designers in Area, a curated international survey of contemporary graphic designers, and was featured in the exhibition Young Chicago at the Art Institute of Chicago. Current clients include the Art Institute of Chicago, the Metropolitan Museum of Art, and DelMonico Books • Prestel.

Unconventional thinking and a rigorous pursuit of typographic refinement and expression are Roy Brooks' hallmarks. Joe Rosa, Young Chicago exhibition catalogue

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The Office of Roy Brooks

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