UMSL Design Event Schedule

Fall 2017 Schedule

Davina Kim Lecture
Monday October 16th
6:30 PM UMSL Gallery 210
Dinner afterwards at Ferguson Brew House

Bio: Senior product designer solving complex problems for the posts, identity, search and explore features at Tumblr. Previously designed the video creation experience for mobile apps at Animoto.

Outside of the office, she’s usually traveling, cooking, hiking, riding my bike, meditating or chillin’ with her pup.

Spring 2018 Schedule

January 23–March 3
Golden Bee International Poster Biennial UMSL Gallery FAB

Feb 1
Serge Serov Guest Lecture 6:30 pm, Gallery 210

Bio: Russian art historian, critic, curator, designer and art director Serge Serov has organised and curated over 40 exhibitions, competitions and conferences in Russia and overseas. He is also the founder of Golden Bee Moscow International biennial of Graphic Design.

Serge graduated from the Moscow Institute of Telecommunications and the Academy of Fine Arts, as well as the I Repin Institute of Painting, Sculpture and Architecture.

In 1992 Serge founded the Golden Bee Moscow international biennial of graphic design and has been a Curator of the Fund of Modern Design and Design Innovation Award since 2002.

He is the founder of the Higher Academic School of Graphic Design.

Serge is a prolific writer, having written over thirteen books on design, typography, logos and other topics, and over 500 articles that have been published in Russia, Belgium, the Czech Republic, China, England, Germany, Iran, Japan, Ukraine, and the USA.

Serge is the President of the Academy of Graphic Design (Member of Icograda) and is Russia’s representative at the Icograda and at the IBCC. Decorated by the Golden Honorary Badge of Public Respect, Rodchenko Award, Honorable Diploma of U.N. Council for Public Awards and more.

March 23
UMSL Senior Thesis Presentations.
Touhill Lee Theater
6:00 pm to 10:00 pm

April 5th
UMSL Junior Motion Titles Presentations.
UMSL Fine Arts Building room 219
6:30 pm to 10:00 pm

May 29 Save the Date!
UMSL Graphic Design Happy Hour

6:00 pm Urban Chestnut Maplewood
4465 Manchester Ave, 63110