The student, faculty, and alumni achievements and research listed below showcase the best of the Department of Design.
The new Social Political Design + Narrative class at Loyola is based on the principles of experiential learning and designing for the social good.
A 2016 Loyola University New Orleans graduate caps off her four years in college with a special win. Abbey Furlow of Omaha created the poster selected to represent the 2016 New Orleans Oyster Festival, which took placeJune 4-5 in Woldenberg Park along the New Orleans Riverfront.
Benjamin Benus’s essay “The Vienna Method in Amsterdam: Peter Alma’s Office for Pictorial Statistics” in the spring 2016 issue of Design Issues (published by MIT Press)
John Seefeldt, Loyola University Assistant Professor of Interactive and New Media at will be exhibiting his new work, "Fragments of Reconstruction and Longing" at the Sculpture Center in Cleveland, OH as part of their Window to Sculpture Emerging Artist 2016 Series.
Patrick Burtchaell, design sophomore, was selected for a product design internship at Facebook for summer 2016.
Each year the Art and Design departments invite majors and minors to participate in educational trips focused on the visual arts.
Joanie Cahill ’05 (graphic design) is the marketing and creative director for Bona Dea
Tom Varisco recently published a new book, New Orleans Looking Up/New Orleans Looking Down. The book looks at the humor, resilience, strangeness, and charm that makes New Orleans so unique and memorable.
The AIGA Professional Association of Design held its annual conference in New Orleans October 8-11, 2015.