Duncan Hamilton

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Professor UG Communications Design dhamilt3@pratt.edu 718.636.3594 p Brooklyn Campus, Steuben Hall 4

Current Course Listing (3)

21/SP-CDGD-403-04 Graphic Design Senior Thesis Project

21/SP-PLAB-499-03 Poetics Lab

21/SP-PLAB-699-04 Poetics Lab


B.F.A., University of Hull, UK; M.F.A., Manchester University, UK.


Duncan Hamilton is an Associate Professor in the School of Design at Pratt Institute. A noted designer, publisher and editor from the UK, Duncan is currently the lead creative and owner of The Uses of Literacy, a small independent design studio located in NYC. Previously he worked as Creative Director at Urban Outfitters and has organized art projects and exhibitions for the Arts Council of England, Frieze Art Fair, Cubitt Gallery in London and the Liverpool Biennial. He has an MFA in Communication Design from the University of Manchester.