Veteran designer Patrick Redmond, who coined the term “designer as entrepreneur“ 40 years ago, recently spoke on branding to students at the University of Minnesota’s Labovitz School of Business and Economics
Lynda Decker and Heather Stern are co-chairs of AIGA’s Women Lead Initiative (WLI) and hope to double the number of female designers in leadership positions over the next two years.
Pentagram has named two new associates in the New York office, both of whom work under the direction of Paula Scher.
Jason Severs has joined Droga5’s New York headquarters as Chief Design Officer, a new role at the award-winning agency.
Design educator and graphic designer Jessica Wexler is the new chair of the Undergraduate Communications Design Department within the School of Design at Pratt Institute.
Designer and artist Rebeca Méndez, professor at UCLA, Design Media Arts, was one of five legends recently inducted into The One Club for Creativity’s Creative Hall of Fame.
Legendary graphic designer Alan Peckolick has died of a fall. He built a reputation using letterforms to solve design problems and was well known for his passion for type.
Design education and educators have more influence than ever on the fast-changing shape of design, media and culture. In this spirit, GDUSA presents its “2017 Educators To Watch.”
With the help of leading design schools, we once again identify top students ready to burst on the scene. It is sponsored by The Creative Group.