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VCFA student Marisa Ten Brink at the TypeCon TypeCrit
Marisa Ten Brink: TypeCrit!

VCFA’s Marisa Ten Brink on staring down Carter, Downer and Kobayashi with one of her latest type designs.

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Huh? #32: An interview with David Karwan

LACMA Art Director and design writer David Karwan interviewed about his practice, inspirations, heroes and anti-heroes.

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New faculty at VCFA!

The VCFA MFA Program in Graphic Design just scored a pair of rippers as new faculty… Read all about it!

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VCFA Graphic Design student Sarah Flood-Baumann wins at the AAN Awards!
Sarah Flood-Baumann 2016 Alt Weekly Design Winner!

Sarah Flood-Baumann, one of our amazing MFA candidates, just took home the Bronze in Editorial Design for her work with the San Antonio Current! Check it out!

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Social Consciousness Pays Off

VCFA alumnus Brian Higgins takes position at Benedictine University in Mesa, AZ and is star lecturer at new AIGA event!

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Daniel Hatch!
A Cubicle of His Very Own.

VCFA alum Daniel Hatch becomes full-time Assistant Professor at Utah Valley University!

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VCFA sweeps the STA 100 design competition!
VCFA sweeps the STA 100!

Five VCFA faculty, alums and students won the exclusive STA 100 design competition.

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Kate Gray at AIGA Nuts + Bolts Conference!

VCFA alumnus Kate Gray (Fall 2013) recently presented at the AIGA Nuts + Bolts Conference at Bowling Green State University in Bowling Green, Ohio. Kate presented “Graphic Designer’s Awareness Workbook”, a project that Kate developed during her VCFA graduate studies. Kate describes the book as “a comprehensive teaching tool that provided a structured process to […]

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Silas Munro Pro-Clinton buttons!

VCFA’s Silas Munro contributes to the Clinton Presidential campaign!

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Laura Rossi Garcia = Dialectic Designer

Recent VCFA alumna Laura Rossi Garcia has been selected as the designer for the AIGA’s new journal.

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27th Brno Biennal Study Room

A look at VCFA’s Ian Lynam and Kiyonori Muroga of IDEA Magazine’s contribution to the legendary Czech design biennial.

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Huh? #31: An interview with Sibylle Hagmann of Kontour Type Foundry
Huh? #31: An interview with Sibylle Hagmann

An interview with type designer and design educator Sibylle Hagmann!

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Designers Talking: Alphabetic Image of The City in Milwaukee

VCFA’s Silas Munro on race, marginalized communities, class, boots, art, design, and a whole lot more!

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VCFA MFA in Graphic Design Instagram & Twitter!

Our Twitter account has been going strong for a year now—follow us at @VCFADesign. We also started an Instagram account which you can follow at @VCFADesign.

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Natalia Ilyin in Developing Citizen Designers

VCFA faculty Natalia Ilyin has an essay titled “What Design Activism is and is Not: A Primer for Students” published in the new book Developing Citizen Designers, edited by Elizabeth Resnick.

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