Group Advising Session

Posted on May 9th, 2016 by Kate Bingaman-Burt

You are invited to a group advising session as we prepare for the Summer and Fall terms at PSU School of Art + Design. This session is open to all Art, Graphic Design and Art History majors who have questions about the upcoming terms. Drop in, say hello, ask questions about your major, meet other majors and get answers!

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Sign Up for Be Honest!

Posted on Mar 28th, 2016 by Kate Bingaman-Burt

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Be Honest Sign Up is HERE!
Enter the Showcase! Be Honest is Portland State University Graphic Design’s student portfolio showcase. It’s part portfolio show, part party, part open house, part alumni reunion, part pop-up shop, part awards show, and ALL FUN. Now accepting applications from sophomores, juniors, and seniors at Portland State University. $10 participation fee required after approval.

>> Applications Due April 8th


Fall FRESH! December 2nd at Baerlic Brewing

Posted on Nov 23rd, 2015 by Kate Bingaman-Burt

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The Portland State Graphic Design program is raising the roof at Baerlic Brewing Co to showcase our senior portfolios. Join us on December 2nd from 5:30-8:30 for portfolio exhibition to say hello and review the work of 9 FRESH graduates. FRESH requires registration. If you are interested in working with one of our grads, please contact instructor Jason Sturgill ( for information.

Want a sneak peek? Check out their portfolios HERE!


Join Friendtorship!

Posted on Nov 23rd, 2015 by Kate Bingaman-Burt


ART 333 Friendtorship is a design / arts and mentorship course. Friendtorship aims to increase access to design and arts learning for underserved high school students, empowering them to engage in experiential creative processes that better their communities. No pre-reqs. M/W noon-2:50pm. Contact Lis Charman for questions.


Sell & Share at Good Market!

Posted on Nov 9th, 2015 by Kate Bingaman-Burt


STAY TUNED! We are gearing up for the second year of our Holiday Good Market! The planning committee is still locking in the details, but while they are working on that, YOU should be planning on thinking about what you might like to sell at this excellent student run market!

What is GOOD MARKET? Good Market is Friends of Graphic Design’s amazing holiday market, featuring one of a kind goods from Portland State Art and Design students! You can expect to see: Art prints, holiday cards, zines, posters, jewelry, buttons, stickers, and more, available for sale directly from the artists.

Start thinking about what you can make for this event and stay tuned for more information! We DO know that the event will be the weekend of December 5th & 6th and we DO know that it will be at two locations (bigger than ever…oh YEAH!)