Gail Anderson in ABC for AIGA

6:30pm–8:30 Thu 7 Nov 2019 — AIGA Connecticut brings award-waning graphic designer and educator Gail Anderson to the Shintaro Akatsu School of Design for an evening with a design legend. As the AIGA describes her and her work — How do bottle cap designs inspire contemporary type treatments? Can posters increase attendance at Broadway shows? How many books can one…
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O, Bridgeport Arts Festival

Wed–Fri 16–18 Oct 12:00noon – 12:00noon &mdsh; The university of Bridgeport hosts the inaugural O, Bridgeport Arts Festival on campus in the Cox Student Center and the Ped Mall, with walking tours through historic Bridgeport neighborhoods. The Festival features several activities each day and evening — More Info »
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TDC 64 Annual Typography & Type Design Exhibition

Wed 23 Oct 5:00–7:00 — Opening reception for the TDC 64 Annual Competition Exhibition — The World's Best Typography. Every year SASD Graphic Design brings to the Schelfhaudt Gallery an extraordinary display of communication design, typography, and type design. This year is new and different in the best ways — new works by world class graphic designers, new works by…
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Industrial Design Alumni Exhibit

Sat 28 Sept 2019 1:00–3:00 — UB Industrial Design alumni are exhibiting their works in an exhibition in the Schelfhaudt Gallery, Arnold Bernhard Center (ABC) on the Bridgeport campus of the University of Bridgeport. Ranging from the late 1960s to the early 2010s, their work show the extent of the influence that industrial designer have had and have on the…
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Prof. Karen Wheeler Exhibits Mixed Media Work

Thu 12 Sept – Thu 31 Oct 2019 — SASD's Prof. Karen Wheeler will exhibit her mixed media work in Cheshire, CT, at the Kohn-Joseloff Gallery of Cheshire Academy. the opening reception is set for 7:00&ndash9:00pm, with an artist's talk beginning at 7:00pm, Thursday, 12 Sept. Kohn-Joseloff Gallery John J. White ’38 Science & Technology Center Cheshire Academy 10 Main…
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GD Students win at CADC Annual Competition

Summer 2019 — Two SASD graphic design students won Excellence Awards at the Connecticut Art Directors Club (CADC) annual competition. Graduating senior Corinne Alleyne won for her re-imagined poster Lion King; Junior Qianying Claire Niu won for her concert poster of UBMusic's annual holiday concert. The project was to design a movie poster of your choosing, using a scene of…
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Qianying Niu, SASD GD Junior, named one of top ten Anhui students

On April 24th, the 6th “Top Ten College Students” final review of “Anhui Heli Cup” Anhui University of Engineering was successfully held in the recording and broadcasting classroom of No. 5 Teaching Building. Su Guohong, deputy secretary of the school party committee, Xiao Xuedong, executive deputy director of the school's working committee, party responsible for the party committee, organization department,…
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SASD GD Juniors Win at CT Business Conference

Fri 26 Apr 2019 — Three SASD graphic design students swept the top three prizes in the "Branding Portfolio" contest at the Connecticut Business Competition and Entrepreneur Conference, Friday 4/26, Gateway Community College, New Haven. Their cash prizes totaled just under $1,000. The school gets a trophy. :) All three students submitted the restaurant brand concepts (mobile website, desktop website,…
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SASD Senior Design Exhibition: Connections

4:00–7:00pm Thu 2 May 2019 —The graduating class of the Shintaro Akatsu School of Design at the University of Bridgeport invites you to Connections, the 2019 Senior Design Show. Join us for the opening on Thursday, May 2, 2019 from 4-7PM at the Schelfhaudt Gallery to see the thesis work of the students in the BFA in Graphic Design, BS…
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Senior Interior Students Vincono l’Italia!

Jan 2019 — Ah, Florence Italy — the birthplace of the Italian Renaissance—“the museum with no roof,” the source of artistic inspiration that has endured for centuries, and the location of the 2019 International Art & Design Competition: What’s BLOOMING in Your Country? The competition showcased what’s BLOOMING in any art form—interior design, jewelry, painting, drawing, and more—in any country…
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