MONTHLY FEATURED STUDENT
Elise is a Junior in the Design Department, born and raised in New Orleans. Though Elise is a talented graphic designer and motion designer, her passion is for game design. She enjoys the versatility of game design that allows her to bring her skills in illustration, character design, and UI/UX design to the table. Elise is particularly interested in highly stylized role playing games that have a strong narrative component. After graduation, Elise plans to work as a game designer, collaborating with groups of other creatives who have equally diverse talents.
HIGHLIGHTS FROM THE 2018 SPRING SENIOR CAPSTONE SHOW
All seniors complete a Senior Capstone Project in their final semester. Each project is a culmination of the student's talents and interests.
Tobias Arturi is a Northeastern filmmaker and motion designer who works commercially and in documentary film who has put down roots in the South. He balances his time between working for commercial clients and social justice projects.
Skylar Fein was born in Greenwich Village and raised in the Bronx. He has had many careers including teaching nonviolent resistance under the umbrella of the Quakers, working for a gay film festival in Seattle, stringing for The New York Times and as pre-med student at University of New Orleans where he moved one week before Hurricane Katrina hit.
Design Museum of Chicago founder and executive director Tanner Woodford demonstrates that design is deeper than aesthetics, drawing from a broad survey of historical and contemporary case studies. He will also share his journey through the process of building a museum from scratch, and introduce the nascent museum’s portfolio, situated within a rich context of Chicago’s design history.
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