Graphic Design

Marcella Kovac on Design Etiquette

3:00-5:30 Wed 9 Mar 2016 ABC 407 — Marcella Kovac, principal of Bridgeport-based design firm the Bananaland (http://thebananaland.com/temp/), will give an etiquette and deportment workshop for graphic design seniors.
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Jim Kimak on Adobe CC

6:00 Mon 7 Mar 2016 ABC 407 — Jim Kimak (http://www.kimakdesign.com/) is a UB alum who makes “award-winning, immersive, site-specific visual and narrative murals and photographic installations.” Kimak will meet with students in Visual Organization II and Computer Applications to discuss how he uses the Adobe Creative Suite to make site-specific, award-winning public art.
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SASD GD at Odds & Ends, Yale Art Book Fair

Fri 11 Dec 2015 — Professors Karl Heine and Emily Larned had a table at the Odds & Ends art book fair at the Yale University Art Gallery, along with 10 UB SASD senior graphic design students. The seniors have each been making books as uncredited independent studies since October. The only other schools with tables were Yale and RISD.…
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Seoul of Design

4:00 Thu 03 Sept 2015 — Students and faculty of Sun Moon University in Korea will meet their counterparts at SASD for an exhibition reception for their works to design an identity for the city of Seoul. Students in the Spring 2015 Junior classes taking each school's graphic design studio collaborated on several alternate designs for Seoul, crafting identities tied…
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SASD Graphic Design visits Anhui PT, China

May–June 2015 —Our time at Anhui Polytechnic University was extremely productive. As faculty we each taught a three week class. Huang Kai, President of the Design School at Anhui Polytechnic University was very pleased with the progress of the students during the three week classes, as well as the final student exhibit.The exchange program with the University exposed the students…
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SASD Wins at CADC 2015

Sat 25 Apr 2015 — At Saturday's Connecticut Art Directors Club (CADC) annual student conference, two SASD students took home half of the awards. SASD '16 Terrell Griffith (second from left, above) won the Portfolio Scholarship for Graphic Design, and SASD '15.5 Hacksung Lee (at far right, above) took home an Honorable Mention for Illustration. The 2015 Connecticut Art Director's…
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2015 Senior Exhibition We Design

Mon 20 Apr 2015 — Superselfie of the senior graphic design students at their BFA thesis exhibition, just before the reception in the Schelfhaudt Gallery, Arnold Bernhard Center (123 ABC) on the UB main campus. We Design will be on view during the spring and summer of 2015.
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Annual Design Alumni Event!

4:00-6:00 Sat 2 May 2015 — Design Alumni of SASD UB Design are invited to the 9th Annual SASD UB Design Alumni Event Hosted by Art Landi ’74, ID & UB Trustee Please join us for an afternoon celebrating the accomplishments of Michael Laude ’77 ID; Director, Bose Corporate Design Center, reddot design award winner. The reception will also include…
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2015 48-hour repack challenge top ten!

Tue 24 Mar 2015 — SASD junior graphic designers Terrell Griffith, Joe Giampaoli, Michael Christiano, and TJ Sallah submitted their Band+Aid repack concept, model (above), and video to the 2015 48 Hour Re-Pack Student Design Competition: SASD 48 Hour Re-pack » and placed in the top ten of all teams nationwide. Final top three will be revealed at the IoPP…
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Kickstart for SASD grad’s thesis

Sat 31 Jan 2015 — SASD graphic design grad Kevin Corrado built a kickstart page for his thesis project, "Fourteen" a book of work by international photographers. The book is planned to be printed locally, in full color, and then hand-bound in folded signatures using the Coptic technique of sewing books. See the full
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