SVA Alumni Advance to Finals in 2014 Adobe Design Achievement Awards

SVA Alumni Advance to Finals in 2014 Adobe Design Achievement Awards

August 27, 2014

The 2014 Adobe Design Achievement Awards (ADAA) finalists have been announced and out of nearly 4,500 submissions and just 25 finalists selected from around the globe, three of them are recent SVA alumni. Continue Reading…

Icebergs: SVA Thesis Project Acquired by Pinterest

Icebergs: SVA Thesis Project Acquired by Pinterest

August 26, 2014

A creative endeavor that originated in the MFA Design department at SVA has just hit the big time: Albert Pereta’s (MFA Design 2012) thesis project Icebergs, a web application that makes it easy for creatives to collaborate together, was recently acquired by Pinterest. Continue Reading…

Designing Efficiency: SVA Students Make Bike Sharing Easier in NYC

Designing Efficiency: SVA Students Make Bike Sharing Easier in NYC

August 20, 2014

First-year MFA Interaction Design students in Jill Nussbaum’s Design in Public Spaces course braved one of the coldest winters on record to research a project for a new “client,” Citi Bike. The program’s parent company, NYC Bike Share, approached the class with a business challenge: come up with ways to make Citi Bike more user-friendly for its hundreds of thousands of new and casual riders.

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