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UB Graphic Design Students Win BrandHack 2017

February 16, 2017  by: Dom

January 28, 2017: The UB Department of Art hosted this year’s annual BrandHack event. In its 10th year, this fun, fast-paced competition partners professional Art Directors with student graphic designers to create a new brand identity system for a local non-profit in under four hours! This year’s client was Danceability, a local non-profit dance studio that services those with special needs between the ages of 3-70 years old.

First Place winning team, from left to right: Luminous Media Art Director John English and UB Students Mitchell Krumm, Rachel Coan, Casey Ridings, Nick Jensen, and Brieanna Bourdage.

First Place winning team, from left to right: LUMINUS Art Director John English and UB Students Mitchell Krumm, Rachel Coan, Casey Ridings, Nick Jensen, and Brieanna Bourdage.

The first place winning team lead by LUMINUS Art Director John English were: Brieanna Bourdage, Rachel Coan, Nick Jensen, Mitchell Krumm and Casey Ridings.

Second Place winning team, from left to right: UB students Kate Whitecar and Jessica Smith, team leader April Brown, Buffalo State graphic design students.

The second place winning team led by UB Graphic Design alumna April Brown (currently Art Director at The Farm) were a hybrid group with Buffalo State designers and included UB Graphic Design students Jessica Smith and Kate Whitecar.

Visit the BrandHack for more information on the event.

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