Posts Categorized: Events

Bibliotheca breaks $1.4 million

Posted 8.07.2014 by Jeff Carl

Art & Design alumnus Adam Greene's Kickstarter campaign to finance his reader friendly re-design of the Bible began with a modest goal of $37,000. The final total? $1,440,345 and a community of nearly 15,000 backers. Check out the video created by his friend and fellow alumnus Daniel Williams... Read more

Senior Thesis Projects on Display Through April 18th

Posted 4.08.2014 by Jeff Carl

Be sure to stop by the Draewell Gallery of Art before April 18th and check out this year's Senior Thesis Projects. Graphic Design students Allie Anderson, Emily Brosius, Cassie Criminger, Victor Pinedo, Adam Van Kampen, and Laura Zierke are presenting their thesis projects in the gallery (click on their names to see their... Read more

Justin Ahrens to Speak at Judson April 11th

Posted 4.01.2014 by Jeff Carl

Nationally known graphic designer and author Justin Ahrens will visit Judson’s Department of Art and Design on Friday April 11th at 4:30 pm to talk about his design work and book Life Kerning. Ahrens is the founder and principle of Rule29, a Geneva, IL based firm whose approach to design is built on collaboration, commitment,... Read more

Spring Lecture and Exhibition Series

Posted 1.14.2014 by Jeff Carl

Once again the School of Art, Design & Architecture has an exciting variety of exhibitions and visitors for its spring Lecture and Exhibition Series. On January 24th Canadian architects Stephen Kopp and Monica Adair of ACRE Architects will be on campus to discuss their projects. In February Moh’d Bilbeisi of Oklahoma State... Read more

Art and Design Offers Upcoming Preview Days

Posted 12.20.2013 by Jeff Carl

Experience a slice of Judson life by visiting the Department of Art & Design on one of our spring preview days. We offer two options. Our regular preview day is one full day were you will get to enjoy a campus tour, attend chapel, attend a meeting with one of the department faculty members, dine in our cafeteria, and grab a... Read more

Judson Art & Design Students experience SEEK

Posted 11.17.2013 by Jeff Carl

Eight juniors and seniors and Professor Joe Cory from the Department of Art and Design attended the annual one-day SEEK design conference at Northern Illinois University in mid-November. This year’s conference featured speakers from Firebelly and Thirst design firms in Chicago along with talks from Victor Saad, creator of the... Read more

Chicago Artist and Gallery Owner Dan Addington Exhibits Work in Draewell Gallery

Posted 11.09.2013 by Jeff Carl

Chicago artist and gallery owner Dan Addington visited the campus on November 8th as part of the SoADA lecture and exhibition series. Addington’s exhibition “The Care of Memory” was on display in the Dreawell Gallery of Art from October 9th through November 8th. This series of paintings included images derived from a... Read more

Judson Student AIGA Group volunteers at Head, Heart, and Hand Conference

Posted 10.19.2013 by Jeff Carl

Six Judson AIGA student group members spent the past week volunteering at the Head, Heart, and Hand:AIGA Design Conference in Minneapolis, MN. The four day conference brought together nearly 2,000 designers from around the globe to celebrate the best in design and to explore design thinking and strategy, design for social... Read more