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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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Process: Chad Miller

A survey of recent work by VCFA MFA in Graphic Design candidate Chad Miller.

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Process: Ashley Calicchia

This latest process post features work by the amazing VCFA MFA in Graphic Design candidate Ashely Calicchia. Throughout her studies, Ashley has been exploring notions of culture, identity, type, and form.

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Process: Sam Flora

The latest Process post features the vibrant work of VCFA MFA candidate Samantha Flora. Sam has been engaged in exploring notions of body image, depression and recovery, love, sex, and radical feminism. Sam’s highly personal and politicized work stands defiant in the face of many ugly aspects of contemporary society.

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Process: Mike Ortega

The latest post in the Process series features the amazing work of VCFA MFA candidate Michael Ortega.

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Bethany Koby’s Technology Will Save Us launches Dough Universe Kickstarter

65% of kids in school today will have jobs that are yet to be invented. So how do parents and educators prepare kids for this future? This is what drives us everyday. The answer is a new kind of toy that combines classic play activities with technology to provide fun and education for our children.

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Process: Sarah Davis

In the latest Process post, VCFA MFA candidate Sarah Davis talks in detail about her recent project “Found Play Things” for the annual Art and Design Faculty Exhibition at West Liberty University, WV.

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Process: Pierre Bowins

This Process post highlights the work of VCFA MFA candidate Pierre Bowins. Pierre’s research has been largely focused on exploring the history of African American Graphic Design and African American Graphic Designers.

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Process: Todd Hilgert

This post in the Process series highlights the work of VCFA MFA candidate Todd Hilgert. Over the course of the past two years, Todd has been relentlessly exploring the contemporary American political landscape, creating work that is activist in nature, imbuing the surface with a pop sensibility, yet which asks deep questions about the assumptions of culture and society through a Queer lens.

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