The Internet is full of creative artworks that UX and UI designers can use for their inspiration. And what about the most popular image-based platform where we spend hours of free time? Instagram is the top source of inspiration for all of us looking forward to peeking into the lives and work of people we follow. You can find hundreds to thousands of graphic designer profiles over there, sharing not only their works but also design processes, news, and events from their lives. That's why I've decided to share a list of about 80+ cool UX and UI designers and creative artists whom you can follow on Instagram today.
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Michal Korwin-Piotrowski is the art director at @beatstars and lecturer at @collegium_da_vinci. On his profile you can find an impressive selection of works for your web design inspiration, including stunning photography and graphic designs, UX design works, examples of web designs for mobile apps and desktop web designs.
This is a daily UX and UI design showcase curated and managed by Ilya Fedorov. Here you can see an impressive showcase of premade web and software designs matching different web design styles.
Jessica Walsh is the co-founder of Sagmeister & Walsh, a creative agency & design studio in NYC. She is an American graphic designer, art director and illustrator. On her Instagram profile, you can find plenty of inspiration for those who are searching for fresh and bold ideas for building brand campaigns for the web and film industry.
This is one of the major sources of inspiration for UX and UI designers. Most of the new posts are sourced from accounts of other designers through hashtags, thus performing like a curation source where the account owner connects with other designers.
Jessica Robbins is the creative and UX director for Saxum. She uses her Instagram account for posting images of UX design ideas and concepts written on sticky notes.
Yael Levy is a UX expert. As it's stated on her Instagram account, her mission is to spread UX thinking everywhere. She regularly shares a number of cool UX designs and insights, as well as stunning examples of designs on her profile.
Major Tom is a team of industry-leading specialists from across the globe. Their offices are based in New York, Toronto, and Vancouver. The photo and video content that they share on their Instagram profile mainly reflect their digital strategy and technologies they offer to their clients.
Chris Coyier is a widely-known CSS and HTML expert and a designer at CodePen. He runs one of the most popular CSS blogs called css-tricks.com. He shares plenty of useful tutorials on how web designers can improve their skills.
UX Design Mastery offer cool tips and ideas on how to improve user experience and create awesome web designs. They share web design inspiration from top designers and leading agencies. It will be especially useful for new UX and UI designers looking for a gulp of inspiration to create their own UX designs.
Your Favorite Story is a London-based product launch marketing agency or experts sharing their own product launch formula. Their Instagram profile includes highlights from events, pictures of their products, company life insights, as well as valuable sources of UX and UI design inspiration.
Mike Perry is an art entrepreneur making paintings, sculpture, animation, and other drawings for varied media.
Wireflow is a free online tool for creating beautiful wireframes & user flows. On their Instagram profile, they share pictures of custom wireframes, prototypes, and storyboards for user flows. Additionally, their Instagram account includes hand-drawn wireframes and user flows, which are excellent for people who enjoy classic methods of brainstorming.
Kévin Mercier is a French UX and UI designer focusing on interactive UX design and posts design concepts. Check out his Instagram account for design inspiration for your website or app.
This is a web design agency with offices in New York City and Pittsburgh. They create impressive digital experiences using Shopify Plus and WordPress. On their Instagram account, you can find plenty of pictures of their latest works, photos of their office life, pets, dinner meetings, awards, etc.
Jeffry Zeldman is a well-known web personality, the author of Designing with Web Standards, i.e. a must-have read for all web designers. On his profile, he mainly shares photos of his everyday life, as well as some working insights and web projects highlights.
The profile represents an impressive gallery of UX, UI, and graphic designs that can become a cool source of inspiration for both beginner and expert web designers.
Giga Tamarashvili is a UX/UI designer from Tbilisi, Georgia. On his profile, he shares examples of both app and web designs featuring trendy and truly inspirational presentation.
Cadabra Studio is an app design agency sets design challenges twice a week. The account reveals what the studio's designers can achieve in an hour, as well as invites other followers to join.
Pound & Grain is a digital agency based in Vancouver and Toronto. They help business to create impressive web design experiences. They support such ideas with coding and good old-fashioned text-based brand, interactive, social or video narratives.
Andreas M Hansen is a web designer from Copenhagen, Denmark. He is also an art director, calligraphy expert and brand identity-maker who has seen a lot around the world. Be means of his Instagram account he shares his experiences with the web audience.
UX designs deliver animated interface designs on their Instagram page. A lot of the content from their account is pulled from Dribbble where designers share UX animations and custom interfaces.
Sander Crombach is a UX Designer sharing knowledge about UX, UI, and CX. He is a UX expert designing digital products for Zalando and T-Mobile. On his Instagram profile, you can find his travel photography, as well as inspiring articles on UX design and examples of his design process.
AgenceMe is a product design agency based in San Francisco and Paris. On their profile, you can find lots of UX/UI inspiration, with clean and minimal interfaces peppered with gorgeous photography.
The agency has been on the market for almost 15 years. They are offering a complete solution for digital marketing campaigns. On their Instagram profile, you can see the company and team photos including client works, events both in and outside of the office, etc.
Is there a person in the web design industry who doesn't know Vitaly Friedman from Smashing Magazine? The top web resource for professional web designers and developers uses their Instagram account to reveal insights from company life, as well as share some inspirational posts and travel pics.
The team shares photos that are curated from around the globe and post their own pictures as well. Most designs are sketches or brainstorms on a whiteboard. This is great for all types of UX from mobile to websites and even desktop apps too.
Nick Buturishvili is a freelance UX designer sharing impressively clean designs and micro-animations through his Instagram profile.
On the Instagram profile of HumbleUX, you can find an impressive collection of the best UX and UI wireframes.
This is a product agency that helps Fortune 500 companies and next-generation startups to build the future of the digital world. Their Instagram account represents an explicit example of agency life, featuring photos of meetings, award ceremonies, holiday parties, etc.
Sarah Parmenter is another cool web designer whom you should know and to whose profile it's worthy to subscribe to find a number of stunning designs for web, iPhone, and iPad.
This is a cool animation account that you simply cannot miss. On their Instagram profile, you can find only animated designs featuring logos, icons, and interfaces in motion. Most of their posts center around logos and icons that animate separately from any interface.
Jürgen Leckie is a freelance UX and UI designer from Amsterdam. His account features images of the behind-the-screens look at his design process. Here you can take a look at a number of his freelance projects to find your own inspiration.
The profile features the UIs from the leading UX and UI designers in the world. You can get inspired by a range of different styles and UI design approaches being gathered together in one account.
Edgar Ellan is a web design company made up of artists, entrepreneurs, musicians, and another creative professional working with big agencies and little startups alike. Their Instagram profile makes a big impression with pictures of their team, latest works, industry events, etc.
Veerle Pieters is a great graphic designer from Belgium. Her Instagram profile is full of informative sources for web designers and travelers alike. Alongside with works she shares her bicycle adventures in her beautiful country.
Nicholas Tenhue is the host of the UX Blog podcast. He uses his Instagram account to share his design process, as well as diagrams and charts that explain complex design concepts.
Saved by Robots is a creative digital agency passionate about great color palettes and luring typography. Their account stands out with examples of stunning illustrations and other designs they create for their clients.
Cameron Mall is the person to watch for in the web design industry. He's known for creating a series of typographic poster styles. He is also often seen at global web design conferences. Cameron is a public speaker and author, too.
Interaction Design Foundation share open-source educational material and online UX courses that can be helpful to both beginners and expert webmasters.
Linda Yoshida is a creative graphic designer from LA. She posts stunning calligraphy works to her Instagram account. She gained the maximum public attention for her "Game of Thrones" quotes. Ever since then she posted quotes from a number of popular TV shows, claiming other calligraphers have followed her lead.
The Charles is a creative team that combines the business of commerce with detailed execution. They work differently from the status quo, insisting that a web design agency can be different. Their Instagram page is full of artistic photos besides team members and other activities inside and outside the office.
Seb Lester is one of the most popular calligraphy artists on Instagram. Most part of the content on his account is a short video capture that reveals movement and rhythm, thus revealing the true beauty of calligraphy.
Timothy Goodman is a graphic designer from New York. He is also an art director and illustrator revealing some of his best works on Instagram.
This is probably one of the largest Instagram accounts on design work. It reveals posts that come from designers from all over the world. In every post, there is a mention of a designer to whom a specific artwork belongs so that you can browse a number of other works that belong to him or her.
Arabic Typography Instagram profile reveals a range of works featuring beautiful Arabic script. The account is run by Egypt-based Noha Zayed. it represents a collection of beautiful Arabic typography - from signage to street art to tattoos - that's crowdsourced from all over the world.
UX Design Mastery Instagram profile shares a handful of great UX ideas and tips alongside with the interface design inspiration from the leading web designers and web design agencies.
The marketing agency shares an engineered approach to running digital marketing through a combination of a creative business strategy, latest technologies, and automation. Their Instagram profile features photos of team members, workshops, and quotes from opinion leads.
Here's a creative graphic design studio from Spain. They specialize in brand identity and illustrations mainly. On their Instagram account, they reveal geometric forms and the way they perform in action.
Cyril Vouilloz is a Berlin-based designer focusing on typography. His unique hand-drawn lettering work plays with lines and dimensions. In his Instagram posts, you can watch his fingers "interacting" with his illustrations, enhancing the optical illusions.
Despite their name, the agency doesn't post UI works only. There are lots of illustrations, vector icons, logo designs, and impressive graphic design pieces delivered for your inspiration.
Adha is the man standing behind this Instagram profile. He's is a hand-letterer who's created works for companies like The Sunday Times U.K. and Citizen Apparel. The thing that makes his so special is his special approach of incorporating stunning hand-lettering into shapes and illustrations.
Following this Instagram account, you'll see plenty of stunning animated UI elements from the top designers in the industry.
Erik Marinovich is a sole entrepreneur and a hand lettering artist. On his Instagram page, you can find hand-drawn letters, logos, and other types of branding work for such well-established brands as Nike, Google, Facebook, etc.
Bowen Media is a web design company and digital marketing agency. They use their Instagram profile to share the agency’s cat, sleek interiors, city snapshots, picnics, doughnut breaks, and other leisure time activities.
Tobias van Schneider is a former lead product designer at Spotify. He is known for working with such brands as Google, BMW, and Red Bull. His Instagram profile looks elegant and refined, sharing his creative works and travel photography.
Max Wanger is an inspirational photographer from LA. He specializes mainly in portraits and wedding photography. His works will be especially useful to those of you working on online portfolio and wedding sites.
The profile is for fun and education. It contains a collection of examples of UX fails plus quotes from leading web professionals and web design cartoons.
Ignite Visibility is a digital marketing agency delivering professional services for SEO, PR, conversion rate optimization, email marketing, and more. The Instagram profile reflects their agency's identity, featuring photos of team members, meetings, and adventures.
Dirk Bakker is a graphic designer from Amsterdam. He enjoys taking pictures of art, design, and architecture and sharing such content on his Instagram account. He's especially talented at capturing repetitive patterns like lines, geometric shapes, forms, and colors, making for striking images with strong visual impacts.
Hiroaki Fukuda is a full-time Instagrammer. He travels the world for taking photographs for different projects, including Nike and Christian Dior.
Check out the account to get inspired by colorful, impressive, and contemporary street artworks. Follow Fumeroism on Instagram for colorful, bold, and energetic street art in locations all over the world.
VuThéara Kham is a creative photographer based in Paris, France. He started his career on Instagram and became quite popular in the community. Check out his profile to find your inspiration in the gorgeous presentation of landscapes and people.
Biafra Inc. is a Minneapolis-based street artist who creates his work via spray paint, screen printing, stencils, stickers, and posters. His works are often "a visual retelling of stories that are apart of his life." His Instagram account is a must-follow showcase of his artworks in a variety of urban environments all over the Midwest.
Banksy is a popular British street artist. His Instagram profile is a beautiful presentation of his street art projects that take place in different locations all over the world.
Brooklyn Street Art Instagram page is run by Jaime Rojo. He is not a street artist but a photographer of street art. He keeps an eye on developing trends and strives to lead a worldwide conversation about the way such trends can influence popular and art culture.
Crowd is a global creative agency with 12 offices worldwide. Their Instagram profile gives followers a glimpse of the agency’s work approach and creative strategy, including photos of the office activities, job postings, awards, and other fun events.
Canva is a design tool that "makes it possible to design anything and publish anywhere". they create color palettes based on photos, much like Design Seeds.
Jen Clark Design specializes in branding and providing design solutions for its customers. They are based in Australia, with studios in Indonesia. The team works with international clients as well and has wonderful examples of its work and a vivid assortment of inspiration on its Instagram account to see.
Jessica Robbins is a creative and UX and UI design director standing behind this account. On the profile, she shares insights she learns in her day job and thought-provoking quotes on design.
The Instagram account does a great job showing their followers how important color schemes are for stunning web designs. They create impressive color palettes inspired by images submitted to them on Instagram using the #SeedsColor hashtag.
Antisocial Solutions is an innovative digital branding and marketing agency helping companies expand their presence worldwide by offering services like social media, media buying, photo, video production, branding and design, website development and consulting.
Leta Obierajski is an art director and graphic designer from New York, with an eye on bright colors, angels, and curves. She writes descriptive captions on her Instagram account to give her followers a behind-the-scenes look at her work and processes.
Jon Contino is a New York-based artist, designer, branding consultant, and illustrator for different media projects. His Instagram account is a source of creative inspiration for fellow artists and designers.
Dschwen LLC is a creative studio from Minneapolis. Their design projects are created mainly for brands - including such big names as Amazon, Apple, Juicy Couture, General Electric, Uber, Twitter, and more. On their Instagram page, you can find lots of creative, surprising, and clever designs.
Daniel Aristizabal is a Colombian digital artist transforming regular, everyday objects into surreal colorful renditions that are full of character. His work is "saturated with science references, retro hues, strange imagery, bold geometric patterns, and a playful sense of the absurd."
Jelly Marketing is an award-winning Digital Marketing and PR firm working on online ads, social media, & public relations. They post interviews with experts from the marketing industry weekly. Their Instagram page includes sociable photos taken outside the office, as well as pictures from house gatherings and open-air cocktails.
Luke Choice is a 3D illustrator from New York. His works cover graphic design, illustration, and typography. Check out his Instagram account to take a look at very colorful and unique 3D artworks and impressive animations.
We are Branch is a boutique studio helping small business with wonderful and creative artworks. The Instagram profile is run by a strong graphic designer Shauna Haider whose works stand out with bold and bright style.
Neil A. Stevens is a poster designer. He is also good at creating a range of sharp, dynamic pieces. He's created lots of posters for cities and countries around the globe, including one for the Tour de France.
Dave Shea is popular for his CSS zen garden project. He showcases what designs can be achieved using CSS alone.
James Saliba is a successful full-time illustrator. She creates awesome sketches that cover such topics as fashion, friendship, and love. On her Instagram profile, you can find a combination of illustrations added to her portfolio, as well as those celebrating events or holidays, like the illustration she posted for Halloween.
Mikey Burton is a designer and illustrator based out of Chicago. He's worked for such well-known names as Converse, ESPN, Target, The New York Times, TIME Magazine, and Esquire. On his Instagram page, he posts often-whimsical illustrations both as sketches and as final, published projects.
Jordan Metcalf is a designer, illustrator, and artist from Cape Town, South Africa. He's been passionate about creating book designs, animation, creative fonts, and everything in between.
Rachel Ryle is an illustrator, an animator, and a storyteller. She uses her Instagram profile to showcase beautiful, clever, and often super cute stop-motion videos.
Eike König is the founder and creative director of HORT Berlin. On his Instagram profile, you can see examples of his creative typography-based designs and the way those are presented in different interiors.
Steve Harrington is a designer from LA. He describes his own style as "psychedelic-pop aesthetic." His Instagram profile showcases brightly colored, playful illustrations, many of which he's created for brands like Nike.
Is there any great designer or artist missing on this list? Let us know in the comment below! I'm looking forward to seeing your suggestions on your favorite UX and UI designers to follow on Instagram.
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