Show & Tell: Keetra Dean Dixon (Video Chat)

Posted on Jan 21st, 2013 by Kate Bingaman-Burt

KDDixonProfileSML_featured1-795x330Keetra Dean Dixon is a designer and artist who often works under the handle FromKeetra. Keetra divides her time between public installations, exhibits and commercial projects. Her work has been recognized on several fronts including a US presidential award, a place in the permanent design collection at the SFMOMA, and the honorable ranking of ADC Young Gun. She has been featured in numerous publications and exhibits, including feature articles in Etapes Magazine, commissioned works for the ’09 U.S. Presidential Inauguration and the ’10 UK Design Event. Dixon’s first solo exhibit opened its doors in November 2009 in London’s Kessel Kramer Gallery: KKOutlet. She has acted as Design Director with the LAB at Rockwell Group for installations featured at ’08 Venice Architecture Biennale and ’10 01SJ Biennial. Keetra’s commercial design continues to attract media giants such as The New York Times, Nike, Swatch, Sony & MTV.

Dixon developed many of her core objectives during her 2004 – 2006 masters studies at the Cranbrook Academy of Art. She was born in Anchorage, Alaska, US in 1977. She currently resides on the East Coast of the US where she keeps a buzzing studio practice with partner JK Keller.

Please join us Thursday, January 24th at noon in room 320 as we video chat with Keetra!
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more about Keetra:
Young Guns Interview on Adobe TV
Design Boom
Bitch Magazine (by PSU.GD grad Belin Liu)
Grain Edit