Stefan Sagmeister is a rockstar in the design community. He has designed branding, graphics, and packaging for clients as diverse as the HBO, the Guggenheim Museum and Time Warner. He has designed album covers for Lou Reed, OK Go, The Rolling Stones, and David Byrne. In 2012 Stefan brought in his first partner Jessica Walsh, creating Sagmeister+Walsh. Remarkably, he takes a full year sabbatical from client work every seven years and moves his studio to such places as the island of Fiji. During each hiatus he creates astounding side projects including "The Happy Film" which is featured in this talk.