Michael Salu is a Nigerian-born creative director, art and photography editor, designer, author and illustrator. He studied graphic communication at the University of Wolverhampton and has lived in Berlin for several years. On behalf of Random House, Salu designed the covers for the new editions of novels by Kurt Vonnegut and Fyodor Dostoevsky. As Creative Director, Salu headed the design-philosophy of Granta Magazine, Granta Books and Portobello Books from 2010 to 2013. In the course of his collaboration with Granta, Salu additionally curated an event entitled “What is British Identity?” and collaborated with Nadav Kander for the photo series “Granta’s Best of Young British Novelists”, which appeared in the New York Times. In 2015, Salu gave a TEDx Talk entitled “Should we celebrate the Image Society? Today, Salu runs a multidisciplinary creative consultancy. As an author, he distinguished himself with stories and essays. His work has been published in magazines such as Varoom, Eye Magazine and Under The Influence Magazine.