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January 26 | 6 – 7pm CST
Seven Things Every Designer Needs to Know About Writing
A talk by Ellen Lupton


February 4 | 6 – 7pm CST
Office Hours
First Thursdays of the Month

Book Discussion

February 10 & 24 | 6 – 7pm CST
Design as an Attitude
By Alice Rawsthrorn

past events


December 3rd | 6 – 7pm CST
Branding 900 910 Lake Shore Drive: the search for Mies typography
A talk by The Narrative

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November 18th | 6 – 7pm CST
Experimenting in Graphic Design
A talk by Jonathan Sangster

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book Discussion

September 30th | 6 – 7pm CST
Are We Human?
by Beatriz Colomina & Mark Wigley

book Discussion

August 5th | 6 – 7pm CST
Designing Design
by Kenya Hara

book Discussion

June 24th | 6 – 7pm CST
The ABC's of Triangle, Square, Circle: The Bauhaus & Design Theory
by Ellen Lupton & J. Abbott Miller

book Discussion

May 6th | 6 – 7pm CST
Design as Art
by Bruno Munari