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SASD Design Profile Video

SASD students and faculty got together to make a video to show you how they go about the process of design in their courses in graphic design, industrial design, and interior design, and collaborate across the disciplines to make great design work.

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One + One

one+one exhibition

Thu 23 Oct 2014 — The Housatonic Community College & Shintaro Akatsu School of Design Faculty Exhibition 2014 offers a diverse exhibition full of work by full-time faculty members and part-time instructors from both institutions.

Featuring: graphic design, painting, photos, sculpture, video art, drawing, digital arts, typography, installation, and illustration.

The reception on Thursday Oct. 23rd 5:30-7:30 pm is free and open to the public.
Please join us for what is to be a lively historic event!

The gallery hours are Monday through Friday, 11 a.m. to 4 p.m.; and Saturday, 12 to 4 p.m.

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  • Years since the industrial design program was founded at UB

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