2016 Master of Design installations at Henry Art Gallery

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We look forward to safely returning to in-person instruction and activities this autumn quarter. Current and prospective students please visit our COVID-19 Updates pages.
Students in exhibition gallery
Dates for all the spring quarter graduation exhibitions are published, including the MFA + MDes Thesis Exhibition at the Henry Art Gallery. The first show opens on April 12. Read more
We have learned about several students from our Divisions of Art and Design recently receiving special recognition. Congratulations to all and a thank you to these organizations for supporting our students. Read more
Maurice Woods
Maurice Woods (BFA Design 1995, MFA Design 2005) has been selected as one of two 2016 Fellows by the San Francisco chapter of AIGA because of his work with the Inneract Project. He will be honored at an event later this month. Read more
We have heard your request to see more alumni news. Most of this news gets posted to our social media outlets, especially Twitter, but we know not everyone follows us there. Read our first monthly summary of alumni news. Read more
Students at graduation
Saturday, June 11, 9-11am
Meany Hall
Tickets required; see below. Congratulations graduating students from the UW School of Art + Art History + Design! If you are graduating in autumn 2015 or winter, spring, or summer of 2016, we want to honor your accomplishments. Graduating students and their families will receive a formal invitation in mid-March. Seniors, please remember to file your graduation...
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Friday, April 1, 2-5pm
The Division of Design is pleased to announce the third annual Design Career Fair. The fair will offer employers a preview of the 2016 graduating class in Industrial Design, Interaction Design, and Visual Communication Design. Participating firms will be able to host a table promoting their company as well as spend time engaging with students and reviewing their portfolios. Juniors in the Division of Design will also attend. If you wish to meet with our upcoming graduates or hire summer interns, the Design Career Fair is for you!
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Jamie Walker
December is a curious month at the School of Art + Art History + Design. It begins with the insular rush of finishing the quarter, immediately followed by the holiday break that can make one forget about school for a few weeks. The energy level ramps up in anticipation of finals, students actually study in Parnassus, lights glow... Read more
Early in December 2015, links were added to Division of Design pages on the School website directing people to a new microsite documenting statistics about Design alumni. This is the culmination of a multi-year project spearheaded by Professor Karen Cheng and involving a number of students. Read more
Instagram is a great way to dip into the daily life cycle of the School; from student work to gallery openings, our photo feed is a portal to the moments that matter. We are excited to add Instagram #takeover to the mix. Periodically, we will hand off the account to a student, faculty, or staff member. They will provide a unique perspective into the work, life, and ephemeral moments that make up the School. Our first guest-poster was Paul Baughman, a second-year graduate student in Photomedia... Read more
wǝɫǝbʔaltxʷ – Intellectual House
Friday, January 8, 2016, 3-5pm This event is open to all School of Art + Art History + Design undergraduate majors, graduate students, faculty, and staff plus scholarship donors will be invited. Friends and family of scholarship recipients are also welcome. Please RSVP via this Evite. Remarks and presentations will be followed by...
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