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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SVA Publications Win HOW and Print Magazine Awards

SVA Publications Win HOW and Print Magazine Awards

August 19, 2014

The Visual Arts Press, the in-house design studio at SVA, recently won top awards from both HOW and Print magazines for publications that were produced under the guidance of SVA Executive Vice President Anthony Rhodes (who served as Creative Director) and the College’s Director of Design and Digital Media, Michael Walsh (who served as Art Director). Continue Reading…

SVA Faculty and Alumni Exhibitions: Sarah Sze, Amy Sillman, Ei Arkawa, Marilyn Minter and More

SVA Faculty and Alumni Exhibitions: Sarah Sze, Amy Sillman, Ei Arkawa, Marilyn Minter and More

August 15, 2014

Current exhibitions in and around New York City feature SVA faculty and alumni exploring everything from constant streams of information and the value of objects to the line between figuration and abstraction in art.

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