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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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Mar 17th, 2015

Industrial Design Grad Interviewed by Core 77’s Tech Specs

Thomas Murray, a 2005 industrial design graduate, is interviewed for “Tech Specs” by Mason Currey. Murray is a senior industrial designer at Bresslergroup in Philadelphia, PA and industrial design blogger at News Details

Graphic Design Program Develops Creative Exchange Summer Camp

Mar 3rd, 2015

Graphic Design Program Develops Creative Exchange Summer Camp

The Graphic Design program in the School of Industrial + Graphic Design has developed a Creative Exchange through Auburn’s Office of Professional and Continuing Education with Shenzhen University (SZU) in China. A three-week residential camp, the (...)

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Promoting AU Design Studio

Feb 25th, 2015

Promoting AU Design Studio

Because Dr. George Flowers, Dean of the Auburn University Graduate School, wanted a big bold design to get students to look at Auburn at international recruiting events, he turned to Auburn’s Industrial Design program for help. He and Daniel Raff (...)

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Finkel Logo Designs Accepted for Publication

Feb 23rd, 2015

Finkel Logo Designs Accepted for Publication

Two logo designs created by Robert Finkel, assistant professor of graphic design in the School of Graphic + Industrial Design, have been accepted for publication in LogoLounge Volume 9, a new book highlighting the best in identity design to be (...)

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Graphic Design Student Named a GDUSA Student to Watch 2015

Feb 16th, 2015

Graphic Design Student Named a GDUSA Student to Watch 2015

Marcelo Blanco, a senior in the Graphic Design program in the School of Industrial + Graphic Design, is one of Graphic Design USA’s Students to Watch in 2015 in its January/Fe (...)

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Graphic Design Students Participate in AIGA Atlanta Student Pinup

Feb 2nd, 2015

Graphic Design Students Participate in AIGA Atlanta Student Pinup

Twelve Auburn Graphic Design students participated in the sixth annual AIGA Atlanta Student Pin-up show this year at Big Studio in Atlanta, GA on Saturday, January 24. Eleven schools were collectively represented by an estimated 100+ students pinning 200+ (...)

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Toomer’s Oaks Studio Offers Students Unique Design Opportunity

Jan 30th, 2015

Toomer’s Oaks Studio Offers Students Unique Design Opportunity

Although the original Toomer’s oak trees were cut down and the new ones are ready to be planted on Feb. 14, there are still memories to be made with the remaining oaks that were given to an Industrial Design studio in the College of Architecture, (...)

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Morgan’s Image I Class Produced Graphics for AU Cyber Security Awareness Campaign

Jan 28th, 2015

Morgan’s Image I Class Produced Graphics for AU Cyber Security Awareness Campaign

Professor John Morgan’s Image I class produced graphics for a Cyber Security Awareness campaign for the Office of Information Technology at Auburn University.

 

After OIT determined that Phishing would be the focus for the fa (...)

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Industrial Design Grad is One of Forbes’ 30 Under 30 2015

Jan 9th, 2015

Industrial Design Grad is One of Forbes’ 30 Under 30 2015

Anjuli Calvert, a 2008 Cum Laude graduate of Auburn’s Industrial Design program, has been named one of Forbes Magazine’s 30 Under 30 2015 in Manufacturing and Industry. Calvert, Lead Industrial Designer at GE appliances in Louisville, KY, w (...)

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