Similarly Different Private View
April 25, 2013 UCA, Farnham All of us, but one! Getting direction from Oswin. We were supplied with a silly amount of beer. (not complaining!) All the works were hidden until ‘show time’. Sample of some of the panels. The ‘Tutor Club’.
Friends of Graphic Design: FoGD-cast Episode 01 →
fogdpsu: Click HERE to listen to Episode 01 of the FoGD-cast! In this episode, we discuss Be Honest applications, the FoGD officer elections, pooping with an iPad, Soph-o-more Portfolio Review, redheads, and MORE! Email feedback and questions to email@example.com. tadcarpenter.com …
Friends of Graphic Design: Come Support... →
fogdpsu: About the Show: From the hands of Friendtorship students comes I Am Here, a showcase of work that explores the individual and community aspects of identity. Through weekly workshops, planned and facilitated by PSU students, Centennial Learning Center students created work including maps,…
Amy Sly workshop: Make It! Share It! Hope people...
fogdpsu: Hey! There is a newly added workshop thisFriday! —- November 30th 2012 11:00 AM – 12:30 PM Portland State Art Building, Room 320
Hand Drawn →
What is illustration today? Is it pen-and-ink on paper? Vectors on pixels? A cut-paper scene captured in a photograph? A hand-stitched portrait with a touch of Photoshop? We think it’s all of the above. And now, we want to see what illustration is to you.
Friends of Graphic Design: Show & Tell: Practice +... →
fogdpsu: Lecture via web-chat: Thursday, 10/25/2012, Art Building 320! —- Practice + Theory is a multidisciplinary design studio. “We work on a range of projects from identities, typefaces, books and catalogues to exhibition design and installations. We’ve been featured in Creative Review,…
Friends of Graphic Design: Compound Gallery: Group... →
fogdpsu: Dawn Yanagihara, our wonderful Events Coordinator for FoGD and Designer at Compound Gallery is organizing a group show of FoGD students. There will be 10-15 artists chosen. Anyone in FoGD who is interested should submit 3-5 jpegs of their best artwork (not design projects). The work can be…
fogdpsu: You are all super smart and talented and awesome; and you’re really good at at least one thing. Own that mastery and teach a workshop! What can you offer your fellow students? Pass on your knowledge and make some new friends while you’re at it. —- Think about it and tweet @fogd or email firstname.lastname@example.org if you have a proposal!
LLWM Texture Workshop!
fogdpsu: This Thursday, LLWM will be putting on a texture workshop! Come into the AB Gallery from 3-5pm and get weird with textures. We will have a studio set up to take photos and some materials to mix and play with in order to add some fun new textures to your collection. You’re welcome to bring in any materials that you would like to see become a texture!
Asking stupid questions (and smart ones, too)
this-here: “This is my favorite park.” I was walking up Elsie Street in San Francisco towards Holly Park, with my eleven-year-old cousin and her dog. She was quiet for a moment and then asked, “Why?” “Well, because it’s on top of a hill.” “Why do you care that it’s on top of a hill?” “So that I can see views from it.” “Why do you want to see views?” “I guess I like to see cities from up high.”...
Show + Tell EVERY Thursday this term!
Fall 2012 October 4th: Gemma Correll and Anthony Zinonos (in person) October 11th: Faythe Levine (in person) / Part of Design Week Portland October 18th : Amanda Buck (video chat) October 25th : Practice + Theory (video chat) November 1st: WK12 (in person) November 8th : KeeganMeegan & Co. (in person) November 15th: Sam Green (video chat) Winter 2013 January 10th: Jason...
Make a new friend...in England!
Brand New: Best Use of Iceberg in a Logo Award... →
Brand New: Kick-ass Heraldry →
This is a super fun and unique approach to gamer branding (as far as I know).
Your New Officers!
fogdpsu: The results are in! Here are your officers for 2012-2013!
Friends of Graphic Design: Hiring Friends:... →
fogdpsu: PSU GRAPHIC DESIGN STUDENTS! Next year is going to be pretty sweet. We already have some cool ideas and fun projects planned. Be involved, earn good Karma: Friends of Graphic Design is currently looking for members for the illustrious Advisory Board. JOIN US and all your dreams will…
Lifelong Work Month IS BACK.
fogdpsu: We are kicking off the school year with a bang! Awesome Show & Tell Speakers, Design Week Portland, and as part of Design Week, another round of Lifelong Work Month. We have been given the opportunity to once again, take over the Art Building gallery space—anyone interested is encouraged to apply. Photos from last year’s Lifelong Work Month tumblr. Read More
LLWM - Gif Form
accidentalnotions: I made a gif! It was fun!
Friends of Graphic Design: Introducing, LLWM Class... →
fogdpsu: How can students change and shape a space? How will they brand and create a collaborative vision in a month? How could this experience influence their work and others? In 2009, designers Jesse Brown and Chad Kouri created Life Long Work Week. The two artists took over a Chicago storefront,…
NEW interactive media class on the roster—Yeah!
ART299: Introduction to Interactive Media The Graphic Design Faculty at PSU are very happy to announce a new course this Fall Term 2012. ART299: Introduction to Interactive Media is a course that offers students an opportunity to think about, design for and experience Interactive Media before the Sophomore Portfolio Review. Even better? It is being taught by one of our two new full-time faculty...
Well, well, well! We already get a look at the logo for Rio 2012. Thoughts?
Friends of Graphic Design: Friends of Graphic... →
fogdpsu: 3 Open Positions! Applications due SUNDAY (6/10)! We have three officer positions open for next year. Each of these positions are eligible for a $300 per term Leadership Award, through SALP. To be eligible for the officer positions, you must be registered for at least 6 credits (not…
Interview w/ PSU GD's Corbin LaMont
studentsthatmake: Corbin LaMont corbinlamont.com / @corbinlamont Born 1990 Undergraduate Student Graphic Design Portland State University Portland, OR Read More
Meg Hunt talk this Thursday!
We are pleased to invite you to this week’s Show & Tell featuring illustrator Meg Hunt in person! Join us at the Art Annex Room 160 this Thursday at noon! Public welcome!
Magazine Project References
My layout + Grid flickr set Millennium Magazines Speak Magazine Open Magazine Designing Magazines I’ll add more to this post, so check back!
Friends of Graphic Design: Branding Workshop This... →
fogdpsu: Friday, April 6th 9AM-4:30PM Room 160, Art Annex First 20 students to sign up here on the tomorrow at noon will get to attend! Don’t miss out on another amazing workshop! About Study Partner: We’re Study Partner, a teaching alliance and idea lab co-founded in 2007 by …
Friends of Graphic Design: Show & Tell With Jolby... →
fogdpsu: Thursday, April 5th Show & Tell with Jolby & Friends! Art Annex Room 160 | Noon Public Welcome! We’re stoked to start off this term’s Show & Tell series with Jolby & Friends! We’ve been so lucky to have them teach a few classes here at Portland State. Stop by to learn more about…
Friends of Graphic Design: Welcome Back! Spring... →
fogdpsu: Welcome back guys! We have a jam packed term filled with fun, glitter, and TONS OF CONFETTI! Mark your calendars and make your to-do lists now! More information about each of these events will be posted throughout this week. Thursday, April 5th Show & Tell with Jolby! Art Annex, Room…
UPPERCLASSMEN: CALL FOR MENTORS!
fogdpsu: First off, a HUGE thank you to everyone who has volunteered their time thus far! We have a few Sohpomores who still need to be paired with mentors! Post-Review students - if you are at all able to take on a mentee, please email us at email@example.com
Friends of Graphic Design: Be Honest - Apply to... →
fogdpsu: Want to show your work at this year’s Be Honest? Apply here! Deadline to apply is Friday, April 6th by 5PM. Be sure to include 5 images in a Flickr set of the pieces you’re planning on showing. Space is limited, so in order to be considered to show at Be Honest, FoGD officers and…