We Tell Stories: Q&A with SVA Faculty Member and Alumnus Paul Hoppe

We Tell Stories: Q&A with SVA Faculty Member and Alumnus Paul Hoppe

November 18, 2014

In the “We Tell Stories” exhibition (at the SVA Chelsea Gallery through December 17), an entire display case is devoted to a freewheeling comic anthology series called Rabid Rabbit. Widely admired in the illustration community, the series was co-founded in 2005 by Paul Hoppe and fellow  MFA Illustration as Visual Essay students and alumni. Continue Reading…

SVA Connects with Alumni, Strengthens Partnerships in Korea

SVA Connects with Alumni, Strengthens Partnerships in Korea

November 17, 2014

Last week, SVA Executive Vice President Anthony P. Rhodes led a College delegation on a trip to Seoul for five days of alumni and industry outreach. The second such initiative in two years, the visit coincided with the presentation of “Underground Images” at Sangmyung University. South Korea is home to one of the College’s largest and most active alumni groups: Some 2,000 graduates live in the country, with more added every year. Click through for photos and more on the trip. Continue Reading…

SVA’s ‘Underground Images’ Resurfaces in Istanbul

SVA’s ‘Underground Images’ Resurfaces in Istanbul

November 13, 2014

“Underground Images,” the traveling exhibition of SVA’s eye-catching ads created for New York City subway stations, recently opened in Istanbul as part of the MUIP Biennial, an international poster-design show.It is on view in the main exhibition hall at Mamara University, one of Turkey’s largest institutions of higher education, through December 19. Click through to see photos from the opening reception, held last week. Continue Reading…