Emily Ghizzoni

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SAVANNAH COLLEGE OF ART AND DESIGN (SCAD)

Emily is a senior at SCAD pursuing a BFA in Graphic Design. From a young age, Emily has been drawn to the visual language of design, and has always employed a keen sense of color, layout, and an eye for detail throughout her life. She believes in the functionality of design and is interested in exploring practical communication methods through conceptually eclectic techniques. Her work includes mixing typographic styles and combining traditional and digital mediums to create eye-catching visuals. When she’s not in Savannah, you’ll find Emily in Fort Worth TX, trying her best to fit in with the other cowboys and perfecting her guacamole recipe.

WHERE WERE YOU BORN AND WHERE DID YOU GROW UP?
Fort Worth TX

MORNING PERSON OR NIGHT OWL?
Morning all the way

FAVORITE SOCIAL PLATFORM?
None, I’m not a fan

FAVORITE TV BINGE WATCH?
The Crown

FAVORITE PODCAST?
This American Life and My Brother, My Brother, and Me

FAVORITE BOOK?
When You Are Engulfed in Flames by David Sedaris

FAVORITE MOVIE?
Amélie

FAVORITE FINE ARTIST?
Giorgio de Chirico

FAVORITE CAUSE/CHARITY?
Heifer International

FAVORITE FREE TIME ACTIVITY?
Cooking and dancing around my apartment (usually at the same time)

FAVORITE DESIGNER WORKING TODAY?
Paula Scher

AREA OF SPECIALTY?
Exhibition design, but a bit of everything

IF YOU WERE NOT A DESIGNER, WHAT WOULD YOU DO?
Water aerobics and/or yoga instructor

THE BEST THING ABOUT DESIGN SCHOOL?
The freedom and independence to create and explore your interests

A MANTRA OR SAYING YOU LIVE BY?
Don’t let the bastards drag you down!

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