Gigi McGee

gmcgee@moore.edu

215-965-4075

Sarah Peter Hall Room 306

Education

  • BFA, Philadelphia College of Art

Recent Exhibitions

  • “Those Who Can Teach, “ SPACE Gallery, Philadelphia, 2013
  • “Gritty Semiotics: A History of Design in Philadelphia,” SPACE Gallery, 2013
  • “Practice + Process: The 2010 Faculty Triennial Exhibition,” Goldie Paley Gallery The Galleries at Moore, Philadelphia, PA, 2010
  • “The Hurricane Poster Project,” Moore College of Art & Design, 2007, Hofstra University Rosenberg Gallery, 2007
  • Moore College of Art & Design Faculty Show, 2007, 2004, 2001, 1998, 1995, 1993, 1989
  •  “Out of the Box,” The Galleries at Moore, 2003
  • “Make Design Matter,” AIGA Philadelphia, 2002



Exhibitions Organized or Curated

  • “Lenox and Moore,” Graham Gallery The Galleries at Moore, Philadelphia, PA 2013
  • “Design for Social Impact,” Curated an exhibition of student work based on the theme of nutrition, Graham Gallery The Galleries at Moore, Philadelphia, PA 2011.
  • “This is My Philly,” Curated an exhibition of artwork of elementary school students, Widener Gallery The Galleries at Moore, 2011.
  • “BYOB (Bring Your Own Bag),” Co-organized a student exhibition and competition based on the theme of nutrition, Icebox Gallery at the Crane Arts Building, Philadelphia, PA, 2011
  • “Campaign2Sustain,” Co-organized a student poster exhibition and competition based on the theme of sustainability, Icebox Gallery at the Crane Arts Building, Philadelphia, PA, 2008
  •  “Paper Rock n Roll,” The Window on Race The Galleries at Moore, 2009
  • “Hatch Show Print,” Widener Gallery The Galleries at Moore, 2009
  • Constitution Day: “We The People,” The Philadelphia Wall, 2009
  • “Vote,” AIGA National, Widener Gallery The Galleries at Moore, 2008
  • “The Tree,” Widener Gallery The Galleries at Moore, 2008
  • “Urban Forest Project,” Widener Gallery The Galleries at Moore, 2008
  • Constitution Day: “And We Said No Lord,” Joel Katz, The Philadelphia Wall, 2007

Recent Activities

  • “Story: The Designer's Personal Narrative” Design Conference, Princeton University, 2013
  • This is My Philly initiated an outreach program for underserved urban youth exploring the positive aspects of their neighborhoods though words and pictures, AIGA Philadelphia.
  •  AIGA Philadelphia Board member, Education Co-Chair, 2013-present, 2008-2011
  • Oh Joy Blogging Workshop, AIGA Philadelphia, 2011
  • Represented AIGA Philadelphia at “Engage,” a national AIGA Leadership Conference, Chattanooga, TN, 2010.
  • Better Design Conference, Princeton University, Princeton, NJ, 2009
  • “Schools of Thoughts” Design Educators Conference, Pasadena, California, 2007
  • Revolution:Philadelphia, Design Educators Conference, Organizing Committee, 2005 
  • AIGA Philadelphia Education Committee member 2005-present.

Awards and Fellowships

  • American Graphic Design Award,  GDUSA, 2013
  • Art Directors Club of Los Angeles
  • The Art Directors Club 65th Annual
  • Communications Arts 1985 Annual
  • California Design: 2 AIGA

Published Work

  • “Mastering Type: The Essential Guide to Typography for Print and Web,”  HOW Books, 2012
  • Case study on community outreach, AIGA National, 2011
  • Art Directors Club of Los Angeles
  • The Art Directors Club Annual
  • Communications Arts Annual
  • California Design: 2 AIGA

 

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