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UIC Design Faculty featured in Newcity Design 50 2020

This year’s edition of Newcity Design 50 looks at what’s next for Design in the 2020s and features those who are engaged in boundary-pushing ... continue reading

Design in good health: Interdisciplinary collaboration and healthcare

“I tell the non-design students, especially the engineers and computer scientists, ‘in your field 1 + 1 = 2; here in the lab, 1+1 = 11.’ Design ... continue reading

Studio Blue at First Round

Cheryl Towler Weese, Associate Professor and Director of UIC Graduate Studies in Gaphic Design, will present at a one-day conference of visual identity presentations ... continue reading

UIC Design at TypeCon "Nice"

The UIC School of Design is well-represented at TypeCon: 2019, “Nice,” August 28–September 1 in Minneapolis.  TypeCon is an annual conference presented by the Society of ... continue reading

Pouya Ahmadi Lectures at MCAD

Pouya Ahmadi, Assistant Professor of Graphic Design, presented his research on Latin and non-Latin typography and type design, visual identity, and publication design to the ... continue reading

Jonathan Mekinda Receives Graham Foundation Grant

Jonathan Mekinda, Assistant Professor of Design History, has been awarded a research grant from the Graham Foundation in support of a forthcoming publication titled, Building ... continue reading

Amir Berbić presenting at Dubai's Global Art Forum

Amir Berbić, Professor and Chair of Graphic Design, is presenting at this year’s Global Art Forum held in Dubai, UAE, on March 20–21. Following on from ... continue reading

Daria Tsoupikova received Session's Best Paper Award at IMCIC 2019

Daria Tsoupikova, an Associate Professor at the UIC School of Design received Session’s Best Paper Award for her paper entitled Virtual Reality and Games Facilitating Successful ... continue reading

UIC Design Faculty featured in 2019 Newcity Design 50

This year’s edition of Newcity Design 50 honors those behind the scenes, who drive the creation of form, function, and beauty of design that ... continue reading