AMFAB Rhythms

The American Fabrics Arts Building presents Rhythms Exhibition Dates: January 22, 2019 – March 2, 2019 Opening Reception: Thursday, January 24, 2019 from 5:30 p.m. -7:30 p.m. Schelfhaudt Gallery, Bridgeport, CT “Artist Talk: Panel discussion from the AMFAB Artists” Thursday, February 7, 2019 from 4:30 p.m. – 5:30 p.m.
 Schelfhaudt Gallery, Bridgeport, CT The Schelfhaudt Gallery at the University of…
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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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SASD Interior Design students win residential competition

Sat 20 Oct 2018 — Students from the University of Bridgeport’s Shintaro Akatsu School of Design recently won three out of four awards at the Visitability Home Design Contest, a statewide competition, which challenges sophomore-level teams to create residences that can best serve people with disabilities. For Marsha Matto, chairwoman of the university’s interior design program, the challenge of creating…
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HCC and SASD Faculty Exhibition 2018

5:30-7:30pm Thu 18 Oct — Opening reception for the HCC and SASD Faculty Exhibition 2018 in the University of Bridgeport’s Schelfhaudt Gallery in the Arnold Bernhard Center at 84 Iranistan Ave, Bridgeport CT 06604. Exhibition through Thu 18 Oct – Sat 3 Nov 2019 Faculty Exhibition 2018 The Housatonic Community College & Shintaro Akatsu School of Design Faculty Exhibition 2018…
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Peter Konsterlie — A Retrospective

3:00–6:00pm Sat 10 Nov 2018 — Opening reception to celebrate the life and work of Peter Konsterlie in the University of Bridgeport’s Schelfhaudt Gallery in the Arnold Bernhard Center at 84 Iranistan Ave, Bridgeport CT 06604. 4:30pm–5:30pm 
Thu 8 Nov 2018
 — Panel Art Discussion – Johnas Ruta (curator), Joe Provey, and Cynthia Anderson. University of Bridgeport’s Schelfhaudt Gallery, Bridgeport,…
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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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