2017 Spring Show is here!

Come see exciting work from the 2017 graduates of the School of Graphic Design at our annual Spring Show, Thursday, May 18th. Brand-new BFA and MFA alumni will be on hand all day and eager to share their brand new portfolios. A jury of distinguished design judges will award scholarships, prizes and announce the Tolleson Design summer intern winner.

2017 Spring Show Judges
Camilla Bravo, Siegelvision (jury chair)
Amanda Day, Senior Designer, Tolleson
Rachel Gogel, Creative Director, Facebook
Naomi Hoag, Senior Designer, Tolleson
Marco Ortolani, Berghs School of Communication
Brett Wickens, Partner Emeritus, Ammunition

Scholarships for outstanding students are generously supported by our 2017 corporate sponsorship partner Trinchero Family Vineyards.

For the Design Community and Industry Guests
Portfolio viewing by the design community (and evaluation by judges) is from 10am–7pm. The President’s reception will be held from 4:30–6:30pm.

Industry guests are welcome all day. Please RSVP here for your name badge to be ready at the door: http://www.academyart.edu/…/spring-show/2017/industry-previ…

Beginning at 7pm, the show is open to continuing students, families and the general public (until 9pm).

When: Thursday, May 18, 2017
Where: 2225 Jerrold Avenue, San Francisco (map), no parking at 2225 Jerrold
Complimentary shuttle transportation will run all day (Thursday). Pickup at 180 Montgomery St. (at Howard), looping every 15 minutes between pickup & show venue
Parking (for shuttle): Nearest garage to shuttle pickup is 5th & Mission (Yerba Buena Parking Garage)
Arrival via Taxi, Uber or Lyft: The venue address is: 2225 Jerrold Ave San Francisco, CA 94124

School of Graphic Directors, Associate Directors & Staff
Phil Hamlett, Director
Anitra Nottingham, Director
Mary Scott, Director Emeritus
Hunter Wimmer, Associate Director
Jeremy Stout, Associate Online Director
Thomas McNulty, Associate Director
William Culpepper, Associate BFA Online Director
John Nettleton, Associate BFA Director
Samantha Perkins, Online Class Coordinator
Karen Barrett, Administration
Iman Riad, Administration

Please Note: This news notice is for industry professionals and others interested in meeting our Graphic Design students. AAU also has a Spring Show Open House on Saturday May 20th, but the latter event is for prospective students.

Spring Show artwork courtesy Taylor Springett, BFA
Posted: Monday, May 15th, 2017
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