The workshop will be a rigorous hands-on week of working with fundamental typographic principles leading to an advanced graphic design application with Master Designer Massimo Vignelli. Complementing the workshop project will be excursions, lectures, presentations and dialogue with workshop faculty. Faculty includes Bruce Ian Meader, Associate Professor of Graphic Design at RIT
and R. Roger Remington, Vignelli Distinguished Professor of Design at RIT
Participants will achieve a deeper understanding of developing an identity, typographic decision-making, analytical design process for exploring typographic problem-solving, and enhanced skills to produce effective design solutions.
Advanced graphic design students and educators, and working design professionals are the intended audience for this workshop.
The Master Designer Workshop is limited to 20 participants.
Registration is due by 1 June 2013.
Participants will be housed at a nearby hotel and transported to RIT.
Lodging is approximately $99 for a single room per night. Participants will be responsible for making their own lodging reservations, and for their own transportation to and from the Rochester airport to the hotel.
Each participant will be responsible for bringing his/her own laptop computer to the workshop. Participants must have a basic working competency with Adobe Creative Suite. Wireless Internet service is available at the Vignelli Center for Design Studies.