Mark Dudlik is a writer, researcher, designer, artist, and educator. He is the executive director of Lost Creature, a non-profit organization focused on culture and design. He is also co-founder of and advisor to the Chicago Design Museum which aims to strengthen design culture and build community through dynamic experiences. Before moving to New York, he was the founder of Phoenix Design Week and other community projects aimed at bridging culture and creativity. His work has been featured in Print magazine and other publications.