Time Management Tips for Artists and Spring 2016 Career Development Workshops and Events

Time Management Tips for Artists and Spring 2016 Career Development Workshops and Events

February 9, 2016

Career Development at SVA kicks off its Spring 2016 workshops and events series with “Time Management Skills for Artists” on Wednesday, February 10 at 1pm. The workshop, open to current SVA students and alumni, will provide best practices for organization and management of time, as well as tips for handling the stress of a hectic schedule and multiple projects. Continue Reading…

How Yuko Shimizu’s Illustrations Transformed Michael Cunningham’s Vision

How Yuko Shimizu’s Illustrations Transformed Michael Cunningham’s Vision

February 9, 2016

Pulitzer Prize-winning author Michael Cunningham collaborated with MFA Illustration as Visual Essay faculty member and alumnus Yuko Shimizu (2003) on A Wild Swan and Other Tales (Farrar, Straus and Giroux, 2015), which reimagines popular fairy tales. One of Shimizu’s illustrations from the book is part of SVA’s Women in Illustration exhibition, which features work by female MFA Illustration as Visual Essay alumni who have authored or illustrated books within the past year.   Continue Reading…

Election 2016: The Design Decisions of Trump, Hillary, Bernie and More

Election 2016: The Design Decisions of Trump, Hillary, Bernie and More

February 8, 2016

As the primary season kicks off in New Hampshire, SVA Close Up took a look at what a few faculty members at the College have been saying about the visual identities of the 2016 campaigns, which may subtly shift the race over time. Continue Reading…