Anita Merk

Anita Merk

Visiting Assistant Professor

Anita Merk is the owner of Flyleaf Creative, Inc. whose clients include arts presenters, theaters, festivals, member organizations and foundations. Branding efforts have encompassed all print media and award-winning websites that cultivate a client's member-driven community needs, grantees and/or distinct ticket-buying public. Her firm has been recognized by Adobe in 2008 and by the Council on Foundations in 2009.

Anita is a Herzog Award finalist for her design of My Life in the Gulag, a hand-sewn, letterpress memoir of World War II, archived in the Marshall Military History Collection at the University of Texas at El Paso. She is an Adjunct Assistant Professor at Pratt Institute, where she has taught Communications Design, Graphic Design 1 and 2 and Senior Project. She received her B.F.A. with honors from F.I.T.

Anita is a founding partner in Beam Camp, a summer camp in New Hampshire where young people acquire and refine their problem-solving skills through a creative education.

Anita teaches Graphic Design Senior Project.

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