News And Events

Reality of Abstraction

Thu 13 Oct 5:00-7:30 — Reality of Abstraction opens with a public reception in the Schelfhaudt Gallery, 123 ABC, with an exhibition of paintings and sculptures seen through the lenses of nonobjective imagery. David Rich Abstract art has had a wide birth of creation. Hard-edged and painterly brush strokes permeate the gallery with colorful expression. This exhibition is a great…
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TDC61 International Communication Design Exhibition

Thu 25 Aug 2016 — Communication and Type Design returns to the Schelfhaudt Gallery as the Type Directors Club's annual competition exhibition comes to SASD at UB. Based in Manhattan, the Type Directors Club (TDC) invites national, international, professionals, and students to send their best use of typography and lettering in communication design. Judged by an international jury, the resulting…
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Connecticut Art Directors Club Awards SASD Seniors; Griffith Wins Five

Thu 23 Jun 2016 — The 41st CADC Annual Awards Show brought together work by graphic designers from all over Connecticut to compete for awards from the Connecticut Art Directors Club. One of those designers was SASD’s own Terrell Griffith, graduating senior in graphic design. Terrell swept the categories with his senior thesis work, “Practice Makes Better” book and website,…
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we design — SASD Senior Graphic Design Professional Preview 2016

Thu 28 Apr 2016 — The graduating class of 2016 invites industry professionals from Agencies, Design Firms, Brands and Companies seeking emerging talent from our SASD, University of Bridgeport Senior Class. Students will be ready to engage, eager for show and tell, and looking to join the design world. We will also have a select group of Juniors and Sophomores…
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Tenth Annual SASD Design Alumni Event

Sat 30 Apr 2016 — SAVE THE DATE for the Event! Hosted by Art Landi ’74 ID & UB Trustee Please join us for an afternoon celebrating the accomplishments of David Kaiser ’76 ID, President Spark Design LLC. www.sparkdesignllc.com The reception will also include a viewing of the 2016 Senior Design Exhibition featuring work from graduating SASD students. Enjoy complimentary…
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GD Senior Kilburn Takes Illustration Prize

Fri 15 Apr 2016 — Senior graphic design student Eric Kilburn took first prize in Grand Circle Gallery's 5th Annual Student Travel Poster Design Competition. The travel poster assignment and competition is part of SASD professor Rick McCollum's Illustration class. Based on the assignment — to capture the essence of the chosen destination’s culture — the judges selected the top…
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2016 Annual IDSA Merit Awards

Tues 12 Apr 2016 — The annual IDSA (Industrial Designers Society of America) awards for outstanding work by senior industrial design students were presented on Tuesday evening in ABC. Presentations of student work were made by students and faculty in the Schelfhaudt Gallery, followed by discussions by the jury to award the best work. Judges from the NYC and CT…
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Design Management Students Win Big at 2016 Faculty Research Day

Apr 2016 – UB Faculty Research Day is a premiere academic event on campus, providing a venue at which the diverse array of research undertaken over the past academic year, by faculty and students is showcased. It is an opportunity to show innovative ideas from the school of Arts and Sciences, School of Business, School of Education, School of Engineering,…
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Fifth Annual Alumni Art Show

Thu 24 Mar 2016 — Alumni, friends, family, and guests are invited to join us for the Opening Reception of the 5th Annual Alumni Art Show! This event is free to attend but kindly RSVP by Monday, March 21 by email to alumni@bridgeport.edu or Lindsey Christiani or call 203-576-4151 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm, Thursday 24 March 2016 Schelfhaudt Gallery…
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