Juan Carlos Pagan is a New York based Designer, Typographer, and Creative Director. He received his BFA from Parsons School of Design, and completed his postgraduate studies in typeface design at The Cooper Union. Juan has been honored for his work by the Type Directors Club, Communication Arts, the ADC, One Show, Graphis, Cannes Lions, Clios, Fastco, and Print Magazine among others.

In 2013 Juan received the prestigious Art Directors Club Young Gun Award, That same year he was named the top of Adweek’s Talent 100, and was subsequently nominated for Print Magazines New Visual Artist 20 Under 30. In 2018 He received the Type Directors Club Ascenders Award which recognizes the work of designers who are 35 years of age and under for their remarkable achievement in design, typography, type design, and lettering. He is currently the founding partner and Executive Creative Director of Sunday Afternoon.