Posted Thursday, December 01, 2011

Communications Design Master’s Degree Candidates to Exhibit Work in Manhattan

Master's degree candidates from the M.S. and M.F.A. degree programs in the Department of Communications Design at Pratt Institute will exhibit their work from Tuesday, December 13 through Friday, December 16 at 123 West 18th Street, Manhattan, third floor. M.S. degree candidates will present thesis projects that utilize graphic design, visual identity, publications design, motion design and time-based media, interaction design, and typography on Wednesday, December 14 from 4 to 6 PM. Please see below for additional opportunities to view new student work from the department. All viewings and presentations are free and open to the public

Tuesday, December 13
M.F.A. degree candidate students will exhibit work from the Fall 2011 semester at survey from 5 to 7 PM.

Thursday, December 15 and Friday, December 16
Students in the M.S. degree program will exhibit work from the Fall 2011 semester at survey from 3 to 6 PM.

The Graduate Communications and Package Design Department was ranked ninth in the nation according to U.S. News & World Report's most recent rankings of America's Best Graduate Schools. Last year, Pratt created its first master of fine arts degree program in communications design, which was added to its existing degree programs in communications design and package design. The graduate program is chaired by Jeff Bellantoni and is part of the Pratt Institute School of Art and Design, which is led by Dean Concetta Stewart.

MEDIA CONTACT:
Amy Aronoff at 718-636-3554 or aarono29@pratt.edu

ON-SITE CONTACT:
Jeff Bellantoni, Chair, Graduate Communications and Package Design at jbellantoni@pratt.edu