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Jan 26th, 2017 12:00 pm to 01:00 pm

SIGD Graduate Student Meeting

WH 111

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Jan 20th, 2017 12:00 pm to 01:30 pm

SIGD Wallace Lawn Cookout

Wallace Lawn

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Jan 20th, 2017 10:00 am to 11:30 am

SIGD Convocation

Student Activities Center, room 104

Guest Speaker: Professor John Morgan

 

Cookout on Wallace Hall lawn follows at noon.

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Dec 05th, 2016 (08:00 am) to Dec 09th, 2016 (05:00 pm)

Graphic Design Fall 2016 Senior Show on December 5–9

Wallace Hall 116–118

Twenty-nine seniors in the Graphic Design program in the School of Industrial + Graphic Design will exhibit their senior projects in Wallace Hall, rooms 116–118, from Monday, December 5, through Friday, December 9. The opening reception for the Senior Show is on Monday, December 5, from 4:00 to 6:00 p.m., in Wallace Hall 116–118. The exhibit is open from 7:45 am to 4:45 pm and is free and open to the public.

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Sep 30th, 2016 08:30 am to 03:00 pm

38th Design Interaction Takes Place on September 30, 2016

Student Activities Center 104

The 38th Design Interaction will be on Friday, September 30, 2016. The School of Industrial + Graphic Design’s annual celebration of design at Auburn will start at 8:30 a.m. in the Student Activities Center (behind the Wellness Center) in Room 104. Each year SIGD brings design professionals and students together to present and discuss each other’s work. This fall SIGD will welcome John Payne, who is Managing Director of Moment in New York City, and Ashleigh Axios, former Creative Director for the White House in Washington DC. All events are free and open to the public.

 

A 1990 graduate of Auburn ‘s industrial design program, John Payne is Managing Director at Moment, a digital strategy and design consultancy that he co-founded in New York City. His work explores the positive contribution that interaction design can make to healthcare experiences, with a focus on patient empowerment and participation and management of chronic disease. He will speak at 9:00 a.m.

 

Ashleigh Axios is an international speaker, strategic creative, and an advocate for design’s ability to break barriers and create positive social change. She served as the creative director and a digital strategist at the While House, where she led design from within the Office of Digital Strategy. Axios is on the National Board of Directors of the AIGA, the professional association for design. Axios will speak at 10:00 a.m.

 

“This annual event is a long standing celebration of design at Auburn University,” says Clark Lundell, Head of the School of Industrial + Graphic Design. “Our students are exposed to the work of outstanding professionals such as John and Ashleigh who, in turn, evaluate and discuss student work currently being generated in the studios.”

 

Design Interaction afternoon activities begin at noon with a cookout and gathering on Wallace Hall lawn. A SIGD Design Exhibition will be at 1:00 p.m., and Payne and Axios will make closing remarks at 2:30 p.m. in Wallace Hall, Room 107.

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Sep 30th, 2016 08:00 am to 08:30 am

SIGD Advisory Council Meeting

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Sep 30th, 2016 08:00 am to 05:00 pm

SIGD Prospective Student Day

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Jul 11th, 2016 - Jul 15th, 2016

Design Workshops for High School Students

Wallace Hall

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creativeexchange: An American design experience at Auburn University

Jul 09th, 2016 - Jul 30th, 2016

creativeexchange: An American design experience at Auburn University

The School of Industrial + Graphic Design is pleased to once again host CreativeExchange, a two-week workshop for international students. CreativeExchange immerses participants in multi-disciplinary design sessions with personalized hands-on design instruction from Auburn’s highly regarded Graphic Design faculty. Students explore design through drawing, color, photography, collage, typography, and digital animation with an emphasis upon the exchange of Eastern + Western perspective. In addition to the American design experience, the CreativeExchange also includes visits to Atlanta to cutting-edge design firms and venues such as the High Museum, MODA, Portfolio Center, the Coca-Cola Museum, and SCAD Atlanta. This year’s Creative Exchange will take place from July 9 through July 30, 2016. Thirty seats are available for the 2016 workshop.

 

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Jun 20th, 2016 - Jun 24th, 2016

Design Workshops for High School Students

Wallace Hall

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Graphic Design Senior Show

May 02nd, 2016 (07:45 am) to May 06th, 2016 (04:45 pm)

Graphic Design Senior Show

Wallace Hall 116–118

Twenty-two seniors in the Graphic Design program in the School of Industrial + Graphic Design will exhibit their senior projects in Wallace Hall, rooms 116–118, from Monday, May 2 through Friday, May 6. The opening reception for the Senior Show is on Monday, May 2, from 4:00 to 6:00 p.m. in Wallace Hall. The exhibit is open from 7:45 a.m. to 4:45 p.m. and is free and open to the public.

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Designing Green and IDSA South District Conference

Apr 15th, 2016 (09:00 am) to Apr 16th, 2016 (07:30 pm)

Designing Green and IDSA South District Conference

Auburn University

The School of Industrial + Graphic Design welcomes the IDSA 2016 South District Design Conference: “desXgn— experience is everything” to Auburn University on April 15–16, 2016.

 

Featured speakers include:

Kendrick Anderson of Kendrick Anderson Furniture

Jeevak Badve of Sundberg-Ferar

Matthew Chambers of Confederate Motors

Pam Dorr of H.E.R.O.

Russell Kroll of Formation Design Group

Damiam Mycroft of Coca-Cola

Jeff Smith of Autodesk

Jessica Saurez of Cinnabon

Laurissa Wolfram-Kvass of MailChimp

 

For more, click here

 

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Conference Schedule

 

Friday

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9:00am–2:00pm Design Green Competition

 

2:00–2:30pm Welcome & Introduction | Chris Livaudais, IDSA, InReality

 

2:30–3:00pm Everything Matters—Innovating ExperienceRussell Kroll, IDSA, Formation Design Group

 

3:00–3:30pm The Audience ResearchLaurissa Wolfram-Hvass, MailChimp

 

3:30–4:15pm Coffee Break

 

4:15–5:00pm The True "Vehicle" of Design ExperienceJeevak Badve, IDSA, Sundberg-Ferar

 

5:00–5:45pm Kiss the Past Hello ​ - New Ways to Deliver Familiar ExperiencesDamian Mycroft, Coca-Cola

 

5:45–6:00pm Closing Remarks | Chris Livaudais, IDSA, InReality

 

 

Saturday

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9:00–9:45am Morning Coffee

 

9:45–10:00am Welcome & Introduction | Michael Rall, IDSA

 

10:00–10:45am Portfolio Review Session A

 

10:00–10:45am Workshop Session - Sketch On! A WorkshopJeff Smith, IDSA, Autodesk

 

10:45–11:00am Rotate Sessions

 

11:00–11:45am Portfolio Review Session B

 

11:00–11:45am Workshop Session - Sketch On! A WorkshopJeff Smith, IDSA

 

12:00–1:15pm Lunch @ Dudley Hall - Sponsor Exhibitor Gallery Open

 

1:15–1:30pm Welcome & Introduction | Chris Livaudais, IDSA, InReality

 

1:30–2:00pm Against the Grain: Designing/Making on a Smaller ScaleKendrick Anderson, Kendrick Anderson Furniture

 

2:00 –2:30pm The Winning CardJessica Suarez, Cinnabon

 

2:30 –3:00pm Bamboo BlitzPam Dorr, Hale Empowerment and Revitalization Organization, Inc. (HERO)

 

3:00 –3:30pm Coffee Break

 

3:30 –5:00pm Student Merit Presentations

 

5:00 –5:45pm RE-BELMatthew Chambers, Confederate Motors

 

5:45 –6:00pm Closing Remarks | Student Merit Winner Announced | Chris Livaudais, IDSA & Donald Corey, IDSA

 

6:30–7:30pm Closing Party - The Hotel at Auburn University

 

For more about the conference schedule, click here.

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Designing Green

Apr 15th, 2016 09:00 am to 05:00 pm

Designing Green

Wallace Hall 107

Designing Green is an annual event hosted by the School of Industrial + Graphic Design that focuses on sustainable design awareness and practice. This year, Auburn’s Industrial Design program is teaming up with designer and inventor Dirk Vander Kooji, Eastman Innovation Lab and Autodesk for the 2016 Designing Green Competition, and students from the IDSA South District Conference schools have been invited to compete. Their challenge is to design a piece of furniture or other interior décor item that uses the unique, large scale capabilities of Dirk Vander Kooji’s Endless 3D printer.

 

Designing Green lectures begin at 9:00 a.m. on April 15, 2016, in the Student Activities Center, room 104. Bryan Shackelford, IDSA, of Eastman Innovation Lab will lecture at 9:00 a.m., and Dirk Vander Kooji will Skype from the Netherlands at 10:00. A cookout on Wallace Hall lawn will be at noon, and Jeff Smith, IDSA, will host a workshop on Autodesk at 1:00 p.m. in 107 Wallace Hall.

 

For more, click here.

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Mar 07th, 2016 (09:00 am) to Mar 11th, 2016 (12:00 pm)

Graphic Design Juried Student Show

Jan Dempsey Community Arts Center

The Graphic Design 2016 Juried Student Show will take place Monday–Friday, March 7–11, 2016, at theJan Dempsey Community Arts Center, Art Gallery. This year’s judge is Ann Willoughby of Willoughby Design in Kansas City, Missouri. She will speak on Monday, March 16, 3–4 p.m., at Harris Center Lecture Room. A reception and awards presentation will follow. They gallery is open from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. and closes Friday at noon. All events are free and open to the public.

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Jan 15th, 2016 08:00 am to 03:00 am

SIGD Spring Convocation

Student Activities Center, room 104

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Graphic Design Senior Show Fall 2015

Dec 07th, 2015 - Dec 11th, 2015

Graphic Design Senior Show Fall 2015

Wallace Hall, 116-118

Twenty-two seniors in the Graphic Design program in the School of Industrial + Graphic Design will exhibit their senior projects in Wallace Hall, rooms 116–118, from Monday, December 7 through Friday, December 11. The opening reception for the Senior Show is on Monday, December 7, from 4:00 to 6:00 p.m. in Wallace Hall. The exhibit is open from 7:45 a.m. to 4:45 p.m. and is free and open to the public.

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Oct 02nd, 2015 09:00 am to 11:30 am

Design Interaction

Student Activities Center 104

The 37th Annual Design Interaction Symposium will take place in the Student Activities Center (not to be confused with the Student Center) room 104 on Friday, October 2. The symposium will begin at 9 am central time. Our featured guest speakers are Bethany Heck from Microsoft and Anjuli Calvert from Human. This event is free and open to the public.

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Jul 05th, 2015 (08:00 am) to Jul 10th, 2015 (05:00 pm)

Design Workshop / Summer Design Camp Session 2

Wallace Hall

Auburn University's Design Workshop offers an engaging program for rising ninth through twelfth grade students interested in a professional career in design. Hosted by the College of Architecture Design and Construction's School of Industrial and Graphic Design, this week-long resident camp offers an intensive design experience beginning with the identification of a design problem and rapidly progresses through idea generation, concept development, and exploratory prototyping.

 

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Jun 14th, 2015 (08:00 am) to Jun 19th, 2015 (05:00 pm)

Design Workshop / Summer Design Camp Session 1

Wallace Hall

Auburn University's Design Workshop offers an engaging program for rising ninth through twelfth grade students interested in a professional career in design. Hosted by the College of Architecture Design and Construction's School of Industrial and Graphic Design, this week-long resident camp offers an intensive design experience beginning with the identification of a design problem and rapidly progresses through idea generation, concept development, and exploratory prototyping.

 

Click here for more information.

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Graphic Design Senior Show Spring 2015

May 04th, 2015 (08:00 am) to May 08th, 2015 (05:00 pm)

Graphic Design Senior Show Spring 2015

Wallace Hall, 116-118

The Spring Semester Graphic Design Senior Show is scheduled for Monday through Friday, 4-8 May in Wallace Hall rooms 116-118. The opening reception for the Senior Show is on Monday, May 4, from 4:00 to 6:00 p.m. in Wallace Hall. The event is free and open to the public. Congratulations to seniors below: Christopher Adams Talia Arevalo Christian Marcelo Blanco Michael Harrington Jessica Jackson Lexa Keenen Charlotte Kelly Laura Kennedy Kenslie McGuire Rayna McGuire Chelsea Moore Sarah Palmer Olivia Pierce Whitney Pritchett Madison Scordino Kim Varagona Winston Waters Megan Wilson

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