Lindsay Kinkade

Lindsay Kinkade

Phoenix, AZ, US



Lindsay Kinkade is an experimental urbanist, culture & design strategist, user experience designer, public artist, and professor. She is the Founder and the leader of Design RePublic, a firm that works locally and nationally to build design strategies and tools for inspired and productive public dialogue on the future of cities. 


Design Republic, Phoenix, AZ, US, President + Founder

In the role of President and Founder, Lindsay Kinkade is the chief experimental urbanist, pushing for play in the street and reinvention of public places.

Lindsay leads business and creative processes for this boutique firm specializing in graphic design and public engagement. Using tactical urbanism techniques to reinvent charrettes and to design new engagement tools, the studio is a scalable team that can join urban planning projects of any size, adding human-centered research and great public engagement to any project.

Jul 2013 - current


Rhode Island School of Design (RISD), Providence, RI, US, Masters, Graphic Design MFA

Aug 2007 - May 2010

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