The Art of the Poster – Michael Braley

Kocimski Auditorium (101 Design) 715 Bissell Road, Ames, IA, United States

Iowa State alumnus Michael Braley (BFA 1993 Graphic Design), creative director of Braley Design, will share his influences and insights from three decades as a graphic designer, revealing the key elements that make an effective poster and what he believes is the true "art" of the poster. His free public lecture follows the opening reception […]

IDRO Friday Research Seminar – Aaron Yang

416 Design

Exploring Innovative Solutions in Research and Creative Work with Design Thinking and Interdisciplinary Approaches Aaron Yang, assistant professor, graphic design In my talk, I will share my interdisciplinary journey and highlight several innovative projects that showcase the power of design and interdisciplinary collaboration in solving real-world problems. From a life-saving gamified system for young patients […]

IDRO Friday Research Seminar – Patrick Finley

411 Design

Empowering Underrepresented Communities: The Transformative Role of Graphic Design Patrick Finley, assistant professor, graphic design Graphic design has the power to transform underrepresented communities by amplifying their voices and stories. Through visual storytelling and inclusive design, these communities can convey their unique narratives, foster a sense of belonging and drive positive social change, ultimately bridging […]