Category Archives: Graphic Design

A Collage Machine + A Treasured Object: Two MFA Graphic Designers Share Their Work

Jessica Barness, an MFA Graphic Design candidate, is holding an open house to exhibit her thesis project, A (Dis)Connected Twenty-Six, on Thursday, April 26 from 4 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. in McNeal 233. Visitors are invited to create and print their own collage designs, which will appear alongside Barness' work on Friday, April 27. "In A (Dis)Connected Twenty-Six, the alphabet, Morse code, and collage are used to explore the role of translation in design," explains Barness. "The open house will feature an interactive 'collage machine' as well as code-glitched videos and images." Barness holds a BA and MA from the University of Northern Iowa, and has exhibited most recently in San Francisco, Phoenix, and São Paulo. MFA Graphic Design candidate…

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Patrick Redmond (MA DHA '90) Receives Silver Key Teaching Award

Patrick Redmond (MA DHA ’90) received a Silver Key Teaching Award for excellence in visual arts education at the 2012 Minnesota Scholastic Art Awards (MSAA) ceremony February 26, 2012, hosted by the Minneapolis College of Art and Design. MSAA is the state affiliate of The Scholastic Art & Writing Awards, a premier national competition of New York City-based Alliance for Young Artists & Writers.Redmond is a creative director, designer, consultant, artist and author. He owns and operates Minnesota-based Patrick Redmond Design, an independent brand identity and design firm. He was included in the April 2012 “People” section of Graphic Design USA.More about Patrick Redmond on his website Learn more about our Graphic Design program here…

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Graphic Design Professor Steven McCarthy: Int'l Presentaions, Exhibits, and Forthcoming Titles in 2012

Graphic design professor Steven McCarthy has been selected to present his paper "Designer as Author Activist: A Model for Engagement" at the Design Research Society's biennial conference in Bangkok, Thailand this July. The Design Research Society is the longest established multi-disciplinary worldwide learned society for the design research community. Professor McCarthy has taught at the College of Design since 1998, and attended an international design-related conference every year since 2001. He recently signed a contract with BIS Publishing to write a forth-coming book about design authorship. Steven's graphic design work has been published in Graphis Poster, the American Institute of Graphic Arts annual, HOW, Page and in Provocative Graphics: The Power of the Unexpected in Graphic Design, among others….

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