David Plunkert is a co-founder of Spur Design, a Baltimore, Maryland-based, six-person design and illustration studio formed in 1995. Spur operates out of a renovated warehouse which also houses Spur Propaganda Gallery. Plunkert has been recognized both nationally and internationally by AIGA, American Illustration, AR100, Communication Arts, Graphis, I.D., Novum, Print, The 100 Show, Society of Illustrators, Type Directors Club and many others. His work is included in the permanent collections of the Library of Congress, The Museum für Kunst und Gerwerbe Hamburg, and The Cooper-Hewitt Design Museum. Also, his work has been included in group exhibitions in Germany, Italy, Japan and South Korea. David has served on the board of AIGA/Baltimore and has been a guest speaker at various AIGA chapters. A graduate of Shepherd College in West Virginia, he has taught there and at the Maryland Institute, College of Art.