Barry Simon is a graphic designer, Art Director, guitar player, drummer and box-making enthusiast.


He has Art Directed publications including "Trump World"; (yes, that Trump), "Relix"; a magazine covering live music and "Games" magazine.


He began his career at "National Lampoon" magazine, following the release of the classic comedy, "Animal House". He was also employed as Design Director for CNET’s "Computer Shopper", a magazine covering the tech industry.


He has won awards from The Society of Publication Designers, The Society of Illustrators, Folio Magazine and Graphics USA. He recently won a Boli Award for his work with Canon U.S.A.


He also plays guitar and drums in the surf/rock band "Strange But Surf".
In 2016 they opened for The B52s and Los Lonely Boys.