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The VCFA MFA in Graphic Design Program Blog

Serendipitous Socialization

During January 2017, Aaron Winters (GD ’14) and Michael Scaringe (GD ’15) constructed “Serendipitous Socialization”, an interactive installation that paired impromptu wordplay with chance encounters.

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Rock Flour

A new essay by VCFA’s Mike Gerver on discovering blue.

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Silas Munro wins STA 100! Twice!

VCFA’s own Guest Advisor Silas Munro won TWO of the coveted STA 100 awards this year for his beautiful work for fine artist Mark Bradford.

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VCFA's Ian Lynam on Scratching The Surface
Ian Lynam on Scratching the Surface podcast

VCFA Co-chair Ian Lynam is featured on the latest episode of Scratching the Surface, a great design podcast by Jarrett Fuller.

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Pressing On: The Letterpress Film

VCFA alumna Erin Beckloff’s letterpress documentary PRESSING ON poised for release!

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VCFA Offering New Scholarship Funding for Incoming MFA in Graphic Design students; AIGA Scholarship Winner Announced

The Vermont College of Fine Arts (VCFA) MFA in Graphic Design program has announced new scholarship funding available for all incoming students in the fall 2017 class.

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CANNIBALS by Ian Lynam
CANNIBALS!

VCFA’s Ian Lynam has just released a new zine about design, design education, and more!

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Incunabula: notes on some of the first books printed in the New World

VCFA faculty member Lorena Howard-Sheridan weighs in with a heavily illustrated essay on book history.

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Ian Lynam designs new Design Issues cover

VCFA co-chair Ian Lynam designed the cover for the latest issue of MIT Press’ long-running journal Design Issues.

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Dorman and Miller take the GDUSA gold!!!

Current MFA in Graphic Design students Luke Dorman and Chad Miller named winners of the 2017 GDUSA Student Design Awards

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Process: Paulina M. Johnson

A thorough look at the multi-variegated work of VCFA MFA in Graphic Design candidate Paulina Johnson.

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Process: Matthew Scott Barnes

The latest in the Process series of posts highlighting the work of VCFA MFA in Graphic Design candidates shines the proverbial spotlight on Matthew Scott Barnes.

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Art Rising: Take Trump Tower

VCFA founding faculty Nikki Juen takes to Trump Tower as a member of Art Rising: Take Trump Tower, a series of protest art performances on June 14.

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Process: Marisa Ten Brink

The quickest of peeks at the detail-driven, incredibly rigorous work of VCFA MFA in Graphic Design candidate Marisa Ten Brink!

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Process: Rosemary Rae

The seductively architectonic type and form explorations of VCFA MFA in Graphic Design candidate Rosemary Rae are featured in this latest Process post.

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