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Position Available: Graphic Design Instructor, Fall 2016 and Spring 2017

July 14, 2016  by: Dom

The Department of Art at University at Buffalo (North Campus) is in need of instructors for fall and spring semesters to teach courses in our Graphic Design concentration area. Courses include: typography (beginner and advanced), publication design, interactive design (using Processing), design for mobile platforms and graphic design history. Our courses this fall are only Read More

This Week in the Project Space: Type 221

October 13, 2015  by: Natalie Fleming

Image by Linda Jurdi Type 221 Renee Ruffino Adjunct Professor Students were charged with designing a poster for the graphic design class Type 221 that would illustrate one of the following topics: Texting Wayfinding/signage poster or a combination thereof Identities (what makes up your identity) Gender pronouns Initials from your name Students were challenged to unify/combine Read More

This Week in the Project Space: Three Dimensional Typography

April 29, 2015  by: Natalie Fleming

Three Dimensional Typography by undergraduate students in the graphic design program and instructor Renee Ruffino on view this week in the Project Space, CFA 155.  Each student selected a word or a short phrase, and typographically illustrated it in a three-dimensional form. Works by: Aziza Abdul-Alim Joshua Bodah Brieanna Bourdage Mary Branch Steven Burns Ziza Calhoun Emma Cavanaugh Brittany Ciullo Fallicia Read More

This Week in the Project Space – Type in Progress

November 26, 2014  by: Natalie Fleming

  Type in Progress: A Selection of Works and In Progress Typography Installations by Instructor Nekita Thomas’ Typography 221 class is on display this week in the Project Space, CFA 155.  Students experiment with using type beyond the printed page!

Praxis: New Installation by UB Visual Studies Students Unveiled for President Tripathi's Signature Series

April 23, 2014  by: Natalie Fleming

On Tuesday, April 22nd, UB President Satish Tripathi and Dean of College of Arts and Sciences Bruce Pitman unveiled Praxis, a new installation by UB Visual Studies, English, and Theatre and Dance students located in the Lockwood Library corridor.  Praxis is a part of UB’s newly launched Signature Series, which highlights the university’s vibrant culture of creative Read More

P22 and WNYBAC Internships Available

January 9, 2009  by: Dom

Internships available at P22 Type Foundry and the Western New York Book Arts Collaborative Internships are 1-5 credit hours and unpaid. Hours are flexible. Enthusiasm a plus. Internships are meant to provide professional experience and familiarizes students with practices and expectations in the field.  P22 Pre Requisites: basic knowledge of bezier curves and html + a healthy obsession with Read More

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