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Call for Applications: Justice and Equity Design Initiative Faculty Writing Retreat

The College of Design will host a writing retreat for self-identified underrepresented faculty of color and allies.   

Erdem and Hale Selek

Bernhardt Design Selects A+D Faculty for Young, New Talent Exhibition

Associate Professors Erdem and Hale Selek to show at ICFF Studio during NYCxDesign Week.

Brad Garner in the High Desert

Harmonic Lab Mixes Arts, Tech, and Water in the High Desert

The UO-based arts and tech collective completed two commissions for the High Desert Museum’s Water Shapes the West exhibition. 

Shirt and Apron from Prison Blues apparel

Metropolis Magazine Highlights Product Design Students at WantedDesign Fair

The design fair founders name the Prison Blues apparel project as example of conscious design.

Geodesic dome at Hult Center

School of Art + Design, Harmonic Lab Collaborate with Eugene Symphony

The arts and tech collective partners with symphony to present Russian composer Alexander Scriabin’s Prometheus: The Poem of Fire.

Ron Jude Photograph of the sea

Associate Professor of Art Named 2019 Guggenheim Fellow

Photographer Ron Jude will use the fellowship to complete his large-scale geologically inspired photography project 12 Hz.

Artist Natalie Ball

Art Alumna Named 2019 Golden Spot Residency Award Recipient

Artist Natalie Ball will do a two-week printmaking residency at Crow’s Shadow Institute of the Arts.

vintage nasa photo of an astronaut

NASA's Heartbreaking Moment

Susan Sokolowski, director of the Sports Product Design program, sounds off on NASA's canceled first all-women spacewalk and the power of equality in product design.

Design sketches of apparel

A Designer’s Paradise

A Guide to College of Design Events at Design Week Portland.

Laura Vandenburgh

Vandenburgh Named Interim Dean of College of Design

Vandenburgh, who leads the School of Art + Design, begins July 1.

dean Christoph Lindner

Dean Christoph Lindner to Step Down in August

Lindner has accepted a position as dean of the Bartlett Faculty of the Built Environment at University College London.

astronaut anne mcclain with earth toy

International Space Station Welcomes New Buddy

Sports Product Design student’s plush Earth toy took a joyride on the SpaceX Crew Dragon.

Artwork by Tannaz Farsi

Tannaz Farsi named 2019 Bonnie Bronson Fellow

The art professor is the 28th Oregon-based artist to be awarded the prestigious fellowship.

Visual Magic exhibition

Visual Magic—New Show at Schnitzer Museum Reflects College of Design’s Lasting Influence on Oregon Art

The JSMA’s enormous new exhibition has deep ties to the College of Design, including its curation.

tinker hatfield at the College of Design

Winners of Inaugural Tinker Hatfield Award for Innovation Announced

The new award program will fund projects in the College of Design beginning in 2019 with research into Portland’s Albina neighborhood and design for healthy aging.

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