Professor Paul Nini will be attending AIGA’s “New Ventures: Intersections in Design Education” conference in Portland, Oregon on 11-13 September 2014, where he will be moderating a panel titled “Intersections In Interdisciplinary Collaboration.” Panelists will include Ohio State Design faculty Peter Kwok Chan, Susan Melsop, and Scott Shim, as well as Dr. Miiri Kotche and Stephanie Tharp, faculty at the University of Illinois at Chicago.
Visual Communication Design alums Lacey Picazo (2011) and Michael Bower (2013) were both winners at the recent Columbus Society of Communicating Arts (CSCA) annual Pinewood Derby event.
Abel Hernandez, a department of design graduate student at Ohio State, was selected by Keebler and the Columbus Parks and Recreation Department to design and construct a tiny elf door in the base of a tree at Whetstone Park in Clintonville. His door was one of four created in Columbus for a Keebler national tiny-door campaign promoting the idea that the Keebler elves are real and are baking cookies in the trees.
The Department of Design congratulates Associate Professor Scott Shim for receiving a Core 77 2014 Design Award in the “Professional Notable” category!
The Department of Design has recently launched a web-site devoted to its 2014 exhibition, which was on display at the OSU Urban Arts Space from 26 March to 3 April.