3 Questions: Gustavo Lo Valvo

SND34

Gustavo Lo Valvo is design director for Clarin. His is a judge on the features team.

What is your takeaway from being a judge?
“It’s very hard but it’s incredibly interesting. It’s one of the most interesting design experiences I’ve had. I take with me a better understanding of what our industry standard is right now. I was thinking about what an awards means. When you aren’t here it’s hard to understand how difficult it is to get an award.”

Do you have any advice for people entering next year?
“Work harder. Keep it simple.”

What are your passions outside of work?
“I’m a runner. I’m trying to run more marathons. I’ve run two in Buenos Aires.”

To see the 3-question responses of all the SND34 judges, click here