Zach Dodson is art director for Shelter Magazine. He is also the creative director for MAKE: A Chicago Literary Magazine, which he helped to found. He has extensive experience in publishing with many small companies. His graphic design collective, Bleached Whale has produced many identity, website and packaging projects targeted at today's youth culture. He has worked on numerous arts publications including Newcity, Punk Planet, and Time Out Chicago and is a managing editor of the Printers Ball.