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The VCFA MFA in Graphic Design Program Blog

Mariah app in Washington Post and Hyperallergic!

Mariah, an AR app designed to critique big pharma’s investments in major American arts institutions by VCFA alumnx Heather Snyder Quinn and Adam DelMarcelle, gets heavy press.

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Heather Snyder Quinn interviewed!

VCFA MFA in Graphic Design alumnx Heather Quinn is interviewed in this spotlight feature at Animation Career Review!

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Jimmy Henderson in Slanted!

VCFA alumnx Jimmy Henderson has a new essay in the latest issue of Slanted!

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Erin Beckloff at ATypI!

VFCA alumnx Erin Beckloff presents at ATypI on Fri Oct 30.

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Heather Snyder Quinn at ATypI 2020

VCFA alumnx Heather Snyder Quinn presents Typographic Obfuscation: Communication for Privacy and Protest at ATypI

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Mariah.

VCFA alumnx Heather Snyder-Quinn and Adam DelMarcelle launch Mariah, an app dedicated to reinscribing justice.

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It’s a Japanese Funeral!

Fire up Google Translate, VCFA alumnx Chad Miller and Matt Barnes (dba Funeral) are interviewed over at Japan Graphic Design Association’s GDR blog!

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VCFA faculty Silas Munro in The New Yorker!

Everybody’s favorite, Silas Munro, is featured mightily in this excellent new essay in The New Yorker!

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VCFA faculty Ian Lynam in Uppercase Magazine

Ian is interviewed about Japanese typography in Canada’s finest!

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Principles and Context: An Introduction to Graphic Design

VCFA MFA in Graphic Design alumnx Patricia Childers will be speaking at the Design Incubation Colloquium 7.1 at Oakland University on Saturday, October 17, 2020at 1 pm EDT.

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What Does a Matriarchal, Anti-Exceptional Design Future Look Like?

On Nov 6, alumna Heather Snyder Quinn will co-present “What Does a Matriarchal, Anti-Exceptional Design Future Look Like?” at The Association of Independent Colleges of Art and Design (AICAD) with Ayako Takase of Rhode Island School of Design.

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The Children of Loki: Pairing Norse Mythology With Contemporary Visuals to Create a Provocative Narrative

A body of design work, large scale prints, and hand constructed plaster objects by Jimmy Henderson at Design Incubation on October 17th!

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Hello, professor!

VCFA MFA in Graphic Design alumnx Shruthi Manjula Balakrishna joins the faculty of St. Edward’s University in Austin, TX!

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The book cover of my dreams…

VCFA’s MFA in Graphic Design is ecstatic to announce that we’ll be hosting a workshop by Parisian-based skateboarding dreamboat Olivier Lebrun on October 9th as part of our October residency!

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Global Studio Sessions: Johannesburg & Abidjan feat. Jamal Nxedlana, Ngadi Smart and Malick Kebe

Get a glimpse into the practices and realities of three designers based in Ivory Coast and South Africa. VCFA’s MFA in Graphic Design is proud to present three micro-lectures by our Guest Designers, followed by a Q&A moderated by VCFA C-Chair and faculty member Sereina Rothenberger!

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