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Show & Tell: Kate & Julianna on Working Freelance!

Posted on Nov 11th, 2018 by Walton Brush

Hey, come out this Thursday for the last Show & Tell of the term! We are excited for a talk and Q+A with Kate Giambrone and Julianna Johnson who will be presenting:It’s OK to stand up for yourself, and other things freelancers struggle to believe.

Bring all your questions about working freelance, pricing, client negotiations, and contracts and leave with the answers :^]

Kate Giambrone and Julianna Johnson make up Portland design studio Bologna Sandwich and are some of the best GD professors here at PSU.

November 15th, at noon in AB 320. As always these talks are free, fun, and open to the public!

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Show & Tell: Corbin LaMont!

Posted on Nov 5th, 2018 by Walton Brush


Above: Hello there! This week is our SECOND TO LAST Show & Tell of the term, and we are super excited to have Corbin LaMont coming back PSU.

Corbin has been on the road this year creating The Changing Times, a place based newspaper as well as running her mobile design practice: Office of Virtue


Above: The Changing Times.

Corbin is an artist, designer and maker of mystic publications, site specific works and moments of introspection as part of a mobile practice that hopes to connect humanity.

Come out this Thursday at noon to room 320 and hear Corbin’s amazing story!

http://corbinlamont.com/
https://www.officeofvirtue.com/

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Show & Tell! Collage Club with Rob Lewis @ 5pm

Posted on Oct 21st, 2018 by Walton Brush

Hey all! Show & Tell will be at 5:00pm this week, instead of our usual noon slot.
Come and meet Kamp Grizzly Art Director Rob Lewis as he shares one of his loves: Collage!

Rob will kick off the event talking about collage techniques and then we will all dive in and start working on our own collages that will then be complied into a collaborative PSUGD Zine. Supplies will be provided, but feel free to bring your own favorite materials as well!

Rob Lewis is an Art Director at Portland based creative agency and studio Kamp Grizzly. He hates meetings, likes buying records just to look at the covers and can always tell when someone has moved something on his desk. Always.

Let’s see you all at 5:00pm this Thursday in room 320!

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Show & Tell: Bijan Berahemi

Posted on May 28th, 2018 by Kate Bingaman-Burt

It’s the last Show & Tell of the school year! This Thursday, say hello to the incredibly talented Bijan Berahimi! Let’s see you all at noon this Thursday in room 320!

Bijan Berahimi is the Director of FISK.

Bijan is a designer based in Portland, Oregon. He graduated with a BFA in graphic design from the California Institute of the Arts in 2013. He founded FISK here in 2009. From 2014–16 he ran FISK Gallery with Michael Spoljaric on 3636 N Mississippi Ave. Bijan was the first designer-in-residence at Facebook HQ in 2016. He has done work for: Nike, Facebook, Uniqlo, Airbnb, Rihanna, Tom Petty, Jordan Brand, Portland Trailblazers, GOOD Magazine, University of Oregon, CalArts, Beacon Sound, Plazm, Garrett Markenson Reverie, and Ariana Delawari.

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Show & Tell: Andy Pressman

Posted on May 21st, 2018 by Kate Bingaman-Burt


Above: Hey all! This week is our SECOND TO LAST Show & Tell of the term with the fantastic Andy Pressman, principal of Rumors Studio here in Portland.

Rumors designs visual identities and websites for cultural, commercial, and editorial groups. They work on ambitious projects that make use of the internet.

Above: Work by Rumors for Verso Books

Their office is located in Portland, Ore, but their client list is geographically dispersed — Rumors has worked with publishers in London, startups in New York, schools in Los Angeles, and non-profits in Helsinki. They look for clients who value design and enjoy collaborative dialogue among equal participants.

https://rumo.rs/

Come out this Thursday at noon in room 320 and learn more about Andy and Rumors!

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