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Blue Week 2017

September 26th, 2017

Blue Week 2017

It's Blue Week 2017! This means that there are several events available all throughout the week that will help bring attention to and educate regarding environmental sustainability. 

Learn more about Blue Week 2017 here. 

Posted by prattcomd on Sept. 26, 2017

ComD Professor Edel Rodguiez shares his story in The Washington Post

September 19th, 2017

ComD Professor Edel Rodguiez shares his story in The Washington Post

ComD Professor Edel Rodriguez wrote and illustrated the following post, "As a boy, I fled despotism in Cuba. Now I’m fighting it here in America" on The Washington Post, where he shares his experience about growing up in post-revolution Cuba, and his experience as an immigrant in the U.S.

Read the story here

Posted by prattcomd on Sept. 19, 2017

ComD Alum Hunter Hampton wins Cannes Lions Grand Prix award for adidas Originals film

August 16th, 2017

ComD Alum Hunter Hampton wins Cannes Lions Grand Prix award for adidas Originals film

Congratulations to Hunter Hampton, a ComD Advertising/Art Direction Alum, and his partner Jeph Burton, who recently won a Grand Prix award at the Cannes Lions International Festival of Creativity 2017! The Cannes Lions International Festival of Creativity is a huge global event for those working in the creative communications, advertising and related fields. They were awarded for a short film they directed for adidas Originals, "Original is Never Finished".

Check out his award-winning film here.

Posted by prattcomd on Aug. 16, 2017

ComD Student Zenghui Lin's work selected at the International Poster Biennial in Bolivia

August 10th, 2017

ComD Student Zenghui Lin's work selected at the International Poster Biennial in Bolivia

Congragulations to ComD student Zenghui Lin, a student in Luba Lukova's Visual Communication class, whose gif animation has been selected at the International Poster Biennial in Bolivia. The biennial received 6,444 works from around the world and only 300 pieces were chosen for participation. View Zenghui Lin's animation on cars and global warming and also check out the International Poster Biennial Selected Posters here. 

Posted by prattcomd on Aug. 10, 2017

Professor Luba Lukova article in Design Observer

August 10th, 2017

Professor Luba Lukova article in Design Observer

Design Observer's article titled Can a Design Museum Change the World? discusses Luba Lukova's solo exhibition at the Museum of Design Atlanta. The article looks at how this forward-facing institution and designer are working together to bring light to critical social justice issues facing our world. Check the article out here

Luba Lukova: Designing Justice
Museum of Design Atlanta (MODA)
June 4-September 3, 2017

Posted by prattcomd on Aug. 10, 2017

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