SVA Close Up is now SVA Features

April 20, 2016

SVA Close Up is now SVA Features, which can be found on the College’s main site here. Enjoy these SVA Close Up archives, which will remain here. But please visit SVA Features for all future posts.

From Medical Marijuana to Sex: Five Innovative New Design Projects

From Medical Marijuana to Sex: Five Innovative New Design Projects

April 19, 2016

MFA Design class of 2016 students recently joined forces for Venture 16, a presentation of their thesis projects that took place at the SVA Theatre. A total of 19 innovative, market-ready projects were presented in all, ranging from a nifty new device for medical marijuana patients, to a platform that aims to redefine sex education. Here’s a closer look at five of the projects from these up-and-coming designers.

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SVA’s Steven Heller to Be Awarded at 2016 Carle Honors

SVA’s Steven Heller to Be Awarded at 2016 Carle Honors

April 18, 2016

MFA Design Co-chair Steven Heller has been named a 2016 Carle Honors recipient, which celebrates “talented people who have played an instrumental role in making children’s books a vibrant and influential art and literary form in America.” Continue Reading…