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Does This Blog Scare You?

A new essay by VCFA faculty member Natalia Ilyin on life, graduate school, and finding redemption in yourself, often with the help of others.

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VCFA at AIGA National Conference

Join VCFA’s Tasheka Arceneaux-Sutton, Ian Lynam, and David Markow at the AIGA National Conference in New Orleans on October 8 through 10, 2015!

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Ian Lynam on Through Process

VCFA Chair Ian Lynam was recently interviewed on the graphic design podcast Through Process!

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Huh? #23: An interview with Dina Zaccagnini Vincent

An interview with designer, artist, RISD educator, and current VCFA student Dina Zaccagnini Vincent!

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So(cial) Good!!

VCFA alum Rachael Hatley named as one of the winners of the 2015 So(cial) Good Design Awards by RGD!

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Andrea Tinnes’ “Abecedarium”

Bonus round: Andrea Tinnes’ recent Sister Corita Kent-inspired exhibition, “Abecedarium”.

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Kate Gray’s “DualTies” set to open in September!

VCFA alumnus Kate Gray will be presenting her MFA Thesis Exhibition “DualTies: A Creative Journey” in Columbia, Missouri in September!

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RIP Yanagihara Ryōhei

An obituary for one of Japan’s most influential post-war illustrators.

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Huh? #22: An interview with Andrea Tinnes of Typecuts

Andrea Tinnes is an insanely multi-talented type designer, typographer and educator living and working in Berlin. In the 22nd edition of “Huh?”, we find out what makes her tick!

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Silas Munro speaking at Hopscotch Design Festival

VCFA’s amazing former Chair and esteemed founding faculty member will be speaking at the upcoming Hopscotch Design Festival in Raleigh, North Carolina!

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Art of the Title at VCFA!

We are extremely excited to announce that Ian Albinson from Art of the Title will be joining us at our October residency for a public lecture!

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Huh? #21: An interview with Andy Cruz of House Industries

An interview with the prolific Andy Cruz, one of the founders of House Industries, one of the USA’s most innovative type foundries and a manufacturer of design objects.

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Post-Process: Bill Kaminski

A close look at the typographic experimentation of VCFA graduate and Milwaukee Institue of Design and Art design educator Bill Kaminski.

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Kate Gray interviewed at Graphic Design Women!

An intimate interview with VCFA alumna and power-maker Kate Gray

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Process: Jason Alejandro

VCFA MFA in Graphic Design student Jason Alejandro shares some his solo and collaborative process work with the world!

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