The Division of Design educates and trains designers to create and develop concepts that optimize the function, value, and appearance of communications, products and systems for the benefit of both industry and society. Within the Division of Design, there are three majors: Visual Communication Design, Industrial Design and Interaction Design.
Interaction Design Professor Tad Hirsch has had an article and book chapter published recently. He also traveled to two conferences — CHI 2016 and DIS 2016 — to give presentations co-authored with graduating MDes students. Read more
A listing of alumni news as posted to our social media outlets during May. Read more.
The School of Art + Art History + Design is pleased to announce that we have hired two tenure-track faculty who will begin their teaching during the 2016-2017 academic year. These positions represent the continuation of a long-term legacy in our Division of Art History and the expansion of an important area in our Division of Design. Read more.
A listing of alumni news as posted to our social media outlets during April. Read more.
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UPDATE: The Royalty Research Fund project led by Professors Karen Cheng and Kristine Matthews has progressed well. UW News published an article about the project, with links to video and an image gallery, on April 20, 2016.