Photography Akos Major

Designer & illustrator living in Melbourne, Australia

Currently Head of Art at Tribal Worldwide (Melbourne)




About me

  • dogs like to chase me
  • grew up in a restaurant
  • Mike Myers looked me in the eyes once
  • a lovely stranger is walking around New York with my design tattooed on her calf
  • sometimes I sleep-talk/swear in chinese
  • didn't eat onions as a kid because I thought it gave me headaches, turns out I just needed to drink more water
  • scared of birds



  • Webby Official Honoree 2012
  • ADFEST 2011, Silver Cyber Lotus for Best Art Direction
  • MADC 2011 Award, Best Digital Design
  • FWA - Mobile of the Day 2011
  • CREATIVE ANNUAL 2010 the year's best, Digital and Interactive Work
  • MADC 2010 Award, Interactive Craft
  • MADC 2010 Award, Best Website
  • MTV Engine Room representing Asia/Pacific (New York, USA)
  • Cut & Paste People’s Choice Award 2009
  • BD4D + Wellcome Collection Interactive Competition (London, UK) Runner Up 2008
  • People Like Us + Semi Permanent Illustration Winner 2008
  • MADC 2008 Finalist, Best Website



  • Curator for 'Fictional User Interfaces' screening at Pause Fest (Melbourne/Perth/Rijeka)
  • MTV Screen Time Square, New York (New York, USA)
  • Wellcome Museum Exhibition (London, UK)
  • Rise and Fall Exhibition
  • Lab 3000’s Digital Design Biennale
  • Globe International Summer Range Launch
  • Electric Dreams, Loop



  • Brain Magazine (Japan)
  • Design Week (UK)
  • Semi Permanent Book
  • Desktop Magazine
  • Cleo Magazine