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Chad Bailey Wins Spirit of Excellence Award

Sep 24th, 2015

Chad Bailey Wins Spirit of Excellence Award

Chad Bailey, the School of Industrial + Graphic Design’s Unit Technology Manager, received the Spirit of Excellence Award for June 2015. He was nominated by Joel Beckum, the CADC IT Coordinator. The Spirit of Excellence Award has been established (...)

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Windham Poster Wins Numerous Awards

Sep 20th, 2015

Windham Poster Wins Numerous Awards

The two-sided poster that Courtney Windham, Assistant Professor in the School of Industrial + Graphic Design, designed for spring 2015’s Graphic Design Juried Student Show and Industrial Design’s Designing Green Sustainable Design Competiti (...)

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Graphic Design Students learn sustainable design practices through re-branding assignment

Sep 6th, 2015

Graphic Design Students learn sustainable design practices through re-branding assignment

Students in Courtney Windham’s and John Morgan’s fall 2014 Introduction to Graphic Design course collaborated with Mohawk Papers in an assignment that not only re-designed Mohawk’s 2008 Sense and Sustainability corporate broc (...)

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Industrial Design Alum is IDSA 2015 Educator of the Year

Aug 25th, 2015

Industrial Design Alum is IDSA 2015 Educator of the Year

The Industrial Designers Society of America named Owen Foster, a 2005 graduate of Auburn’s Master of Industrial Design Program, its 2015 IDSA Educator of Year. Foster, who is chair of industrial design at the Savannah College of Art and Design, r (...)

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Finkel’s Class Creates Design Interaction 2015 Posters

Aug 20th, 2015

Finkel’s Class Creates Design Interaction 2015 Posters

Students in Robert Finkel’s LetterPress Imaging class (GDES 3220) designed and Letterpressed printed posters for fall semester’s Design Interaction. (...)

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Graphic Design Student Wins UCDA Excellence Award

Aug 17th, 2015

Graphic Design Student Wins UCDA Excellence Award

Eddie Carmona, a senior in Graphic Design in the School of Industrial + Graphic Design, won a University and College Designers Association Excellence Award for his project, “2016 XGames RallyCross Championship Commercial Ad and Poster.” Cre (...)

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Graphic Design Team’s Letterpress Poetry Broadsides Receive UCDA Silver Award

Aug 6th, 2015

Graphic Design Team’s Letterpress Poetry Broadsides Receive UCDA Silver Award

The Letterpress Poetry Broadsides that a College of Architecture, Design and Construction Graphic Design team created for the Jule Collins Smith Museum of Fine Art Third Thursday’s Poetry Series received a Silver Award from the News Details

Bryant Poster Runner-Up in Creative Quarterly 40 Competition

Jul 22nd, 2015

Bryant Poster Runner-Up in Creative Quarterly 40 Competition

The unpublished poster that Kelly Bryant, Professor of Graphic Design in the School of Industrial + Graphic Design, designed for the 2014 Ont (...)

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Jul 18th, 2015

Alabama Launchpad Competition Startups have Industrial Design Connections

One of the six teams chosen to advance next month to the Alabama Launchpad Competition Finale has direct ties to the CADC’s Industrial Design Program in the School of Industrial + Graphic Design. Huemei Yuan, an Industrial Design graduate student (...)

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Lundell Receives Algernon Sydney Sullivan Award

Jun 28th, 2015

Lundell Receives Algernon Sydney Sullivan Award

Clark Lundell, Head of the School of Industrial + Graphic Design, was recognized with Auburn University’s highest honor for humanitarian service, the Algernon Sydney Sullivan Award. This national honor has been presented at Auburn since 1951 and (...)

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Industrial Design Students Turn School Bus into Mobile Clothing Closet

Jun 28th, 2015

Industrial Design Students Turn School Bus into Mobile Clothing Closet

If BigHouse Foundation has its way, the wheels on this bus will go all over Alabama bringing its Mobile Clothing Closet to foster families and children. Professor Randy Bartlett’s fourth year industrial design studio took on the challenge of turn (...)

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Industrial Design Hosts Auto Design Workshop

Jun 11th, 2015

Industrial Design Hosts Auto Design Workshop

Twenty-three Industrial Design students took part in an Auburn/IDSA sponsored Automotive Design Workshop May 11-15. Design team leader Boris Fabris from Fioravanti, Turin Italy conducted the week-long workshop that included tours of the Mercedes and Ba (...)

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Graphic Design Students Win 2015 American Package Design Awards

May 18th, 2015

Graphic Design Students Win 2015 American Package Design Awards

Six Graphic Design students from the School of Industrial + Graphic Design are among the Graphic Design USA’s American Package Design Award Winners who are featured in its March/April issue. GDUSA, the print and online news maga (...)

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May 18th, 2015

Auburn’s Graphic Design Program Ranked among 2015 Top Design Schools

Auburn’s Graphic Design Program in the School of Industrial + Graphic Design was included in Graphic Design USA’s 2015 Top Design Schools in its March/April 2015 issue. Graphic Design USA is the print and online news magaz (...)

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SIGD Students are Outstanding ePortfolio Award Finalists

Apr 23rd, 2015

SIGD Students are Outstanding ePortfolio Award Finalists

Two School of Industrial + Graphic Design students Xue (Stella) Dong, an industrial design graduate student, and Kristen Harlin, a rising senior in graphic design, have been chosen as finalists for the second annual Outstanding ePortfolio Award, which (...)

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Industrial Design Student wins IDSA 2015 Southern District Student Merit Award

Apr 15th, 2015

Industrial Design Student wins IDSA 2015 Southern District Student Merit Award

Rachel Lopdrup, a senior in industrial design from Winter Park, Florida, won the 2015 Industrial Designers Society of America (IDSA) Southern District Merit Award. Selected by a group of design professionals at Auburn, Lopdrup represented the School of (...)

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Graphic Design Grad Wins Graphis New Talent Silver Award

Mar 30th, 2015

Graphic Design Grad Wins Graphis New Talent Silver Award

Michael Powers, a 2014 graduate of the Graphic Design Program in the School of Industrial + Graphic Design, won a Silver Award in the Graphis New Talent Award 2015, an international competition. Powers created his video promotional piece, “Road t (...)

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Designing Green 2015- Taking Cues from Nature

Mar 24th, 2015

Designing Green 2015- Taking Cues from Nature

This year’s Designing Green sustainable design competition explored biomimicry—or seeking sustainable design solutions by emulating nature’s designs and patterns. David Oakey, of David Oakey Designs in LaGrange, GA and a leading advoc (...)

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Graphic Design Juried Student Show Award Winners

Mar 20th, 2015

Graphic Design Juried Student Show Award Winners

The Graphic Design annual Juried Student Show took place March 16 through March 20 at the Jan Dempsey Community Arts Center. Martin Venezky of Appetite Engineers, a small internationally recognized design firm located in San Francisco, CA, judged this (...)

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Poetry Broadsides Featured in For Print Only

Mar 19th, 2015

Poetry Broadsides Featured in For Print Only

The poetry broadsides that Robert Finkel, assistant professor of graphic design, and his team of graphic designers created for the 2014-2015 season of the Jule Collins Smith Museum of Fine Art Third Thursday Poetry Series are featured on For Print Only (...)

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