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NEWS & HIGHLIGHTS
Pam Convery-Hamilton’s (2014) I.D. Navy Scallop dinnerware design for Lenox China was featured in the November 2017 issue of O magazine.
Shiloh Lenz ’17 represents Moore in AIGA Philadelphia's Student Exhibition Represent at Bluecadet Gallery, Fishtown, Philadelphia.
Congratulations to Moore students for inclusion in the prestigious 2017 Adobe Achievement Awards Semi-Finalists. They include:
- Shiloh Lenz '17 – National Portfolio Day Poster (Faculty: Gigi McGee)
- Shiloh Lenz '17 – Shriver's Rebrand (Faculty: Gigi McGee)
- Alexa Sarracino '18 – Happy Hearts Animal Rescue (Faculty: John Burns)
- Vienna Schrack '17 – Peace Valley Park Rebrand (Faculty: Gigi McGee)
- Alissa Outwater '19 – Science Fiction Classics Cover Designs (Faculty: Dorothy Funderwhite)
- Joi Waller '17 – Firebird (Faculty: Dorothy Funderwhite)
- Faculty member, designer, and podcast host, Bernardo Margulis, moderated a panel discussion, Design Makes me Happy, as a part on Design Philadelphia 2017. Design Makes Me Happy is a live podcast recording about design influencers and what makes them happy. Listen to his podcast.
A card game created by Moore alumna Brigette Indelicato is a finalist in Hasbro’s Gaming Lab Challenge. Her game, “The Plot Thickens,” was chosen as one of five finalists from a field of more than 600 in Hasbro’s Spring 2016 contest. Brigette, a 2010 Graphic Design grad, and game co-founders and art school grads Thomas Rochelle and Mike Callahan have a shot at a $25,000 grand prize and a chance to work with Hasbro on developing the game. Read more here.
Faculty members Katie Leech and Gigi McGee, as well as alumna Sarah Lorenz '16 and Tracey Malkowski, have work featured in Type Tiles, exhibited at the Center for Architecture and Design, October 2017. Oct 5 through Oct 14, 2017
Gigi McGee was one of 35 Philadelphia designers invited to submit a poster for a group exhibition, 35x35, celebrating the founding of AIGA Philadelphia. This collection was recently on display at the Center for Architecture and Design and has been inducted into the AIGA Institutional Archives collection at AIGA National Headquarters in New York.
- 92% of 2016 Graphic Design Graduates are employed, 100% with businesses in their field of study! For more details visit the Locks Career Center page
- Congrats to the official Semifinalist, Laura Gregory & Katy Loringer, in the 2016 Adobe Design Achievement Awards. They’re one of 427 Semifinalists chosen this year out of 1362 entrants. Samantha Siermine ‘16 was also nominated. Details here.
- Samantha Siermine, a senior Graphic Design major, won the Philadelphia Museum of Art’s 23rd Annual Collab Student Design Competition. Read more here
- Taylor Reynolds, a sophomore Graphic Design major, was a finalist in the national Society of Publicatiton Designers 2015 Student Design Competition for her publication layout "Whatever Happened to Britney."
- Randi Bellamy, a sophomore Graphic Design major, has been named the grand prize winner of the ShopRite “Designed to Fight Hunger” reusable bag design contest. Bellamy submitted an original design depicting how she would fight hunger in her community. She will receive $2,500 and her design will be featured on reusable shopping bags at ShopRite stores.
- Moore alumnae Brittany Slopey '12, Lauren Ladner '13, Megan Rhodes '14 and Christy Dishman '14 recently had work published in the book Creative Anarchy. Creative Anarchy explains and explores both rule-following and rule-breaking design. The book was published through HOW Design, which serves the creative and business needs of graphic designers
- Professor Gigi McGee co-organized an exhibition of student work from area colleges with the purpose of celebrating effective design solutions that give voice to important social issues. The exhibition, Design for Good , was held at Gallery 105 at Crane Arts.
- Design for Good Exhibition/AIGA Philadelphia This initiative showcased the work of local non-profits through the design of a t-shirt. The work of Skye Bolluyt '15 for Books Through Bars was selected by a panel of judges unanimously as one of the top three entries. Honorable Mentions were awarded to Shalaya Holliday '15 for Defenders Of Wildlife, Lydia Knopp '15 for Feel The Warmth, Suel-Gi Lee '15 for Rebuilding Together Philadelphia, and Sarah Lownes '15 for Mural Arts Program.