Graphic Design

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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GD Seniors exhibit at Yale Odds & Ends Art Book Fair

Fri 7 Dec 2018 — Professor Emily Larned's senior GD Studio V will exhibit their course projects, books about color, at the annual Yale University Art Book Fair. Students have been composing, designing, organizing, printing and binding their books all semester and the results will be on view and for sale to fair-goers. An annual event, the Art Book Fair…
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PR & Advertising and SASD GD present new logo campaign

1:30–2:30 Thu 6 Dec 2018 — Professor Susan Katz and students in her Advertising & Publicity Methods Campaign class will present their new campaign to foster UB and China academic relations. The campaign features a new logo to celebrate close ties that have formed and are forming between UB and many universities in China. SASD graphic design students participate in…
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Larned’s “Our Daily Lives” 1 of 50 AIGA best books

Sept 2018 — Professor Larned's book, "Our Daily Lives have to be a satisfaction in themselves" was named one of fifty best books by the AIGA for 2017. Printed in risograph in a limited first edition, "our Daily Lives" is now in its second printing. See more on the book, which also won awards at the TDC and CADC competitions…
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Top Cats of Design – TDC Communication Design

Top Cats of Design — Typography 63 — Communication & Type Design International graphic design at its best from the Type Directors Club Wednesday 5 September 2018 — Opening reception for Typography 63, the annual international competition exhibition of the Type Directors Club (TDC, New York), 5:30-8:30pm, in the Schelfhaudt Gallery, Arnold Bernhard Center (ABC), University of Bridgeport, 84 Iranistan…
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GD Senior Craig Leachman wins at CADC

2018 Summer — Graphic Design senior (now grad) Craig Leachman won several prizes in the Connecticut Art Directors Club (CADC) annual design competition. He received a Silver Award for his photograph, ABC Man: "ABC Man is a rapper from Bridgeport, CT. He educates the youth by rapping about various subjects such as empowerment and justice for people within the community."…
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Professor Larned wins in CADC & TDC!

2018 Summer — Professor Emily Larned, Chair of SASD Graphic Design, was awarded by two distinguished organizations for her book, Our daily lives have to be a satisfaction in themselves. The jury of the Connecticut Art Directors Club (CADC) annual competition awarded Larned a Gold Award for excellence, and the Richard Hess Spirit of Creativity Award. The Hess award was…
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Design Alumni Return to SASD

Sat 28 Apr 2018 — Dozens of UB's design alumni returned to campus for an afternoon of talk, catching up, hors d'oeuvres, and beverages. The afternoon began with a viewing of the 2018 senior design exhibition, Hello World, in the Schelfhaudt Gallery, 123 ABC. Older alumni met the newer as graduating seniors were near their thesis displays, ready to expand…
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Hello World – 2018 Senior Design Exhibition

5:30–8:30 Thu 26 Apr 2018 — Public opening of the 2018 SASD Senior Show in the Schelfhaudt Gallery, 123 ABC Arnold Bernhard Center, 84 Iranistan Avenue, University of Bridgeport, CT 06604. The Shintaro Akatsu School of Design and the University of Bridgeport invite you to the 2018 Senior Design Show. Join us for a professional night as our 2018 Senior…
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