As part of their Stieren Arts Enrichment Series, our friends at Trinity University will be hosting a talk by past AIGA president and design force of nature Debbie Millman. Following the lecture, Trinity is generously giving AIGA San Antonio members an informal reception with Debbie.
Thursday, March 28th
6 pm: Debbie's talk is titled:
"Why We Brand, Why We Buy: An Anthropological Look at Why We Love Our Smart Phones."
This event is free and open to the public.
Great Hall of the Chapman Center, Trinity University, One Trinity Place, San Antonio, Texas 78212
7 pm (or immediately following the talk) - 9pm : AIGA SA informal reception with Debbie.
There are 25 available tickets. Light appetizers included. $5.00
(Since spots are limited, please be courteous. If you register for a slot, be sure that you attend.)
Debbie Millman is an author, educator, brand strategist, and host of the podcast Design Matters. Graphic Design USA named her “one of the most influential designers working today.” Debbie’s written and visual essays have appeared in publications such as The New York Times, New York Magazine, Print Magazine, Design Observer and Fast Company. She is the author of six books. Her artwork has been exhibited at the Boston Biennale, Chicago Design Museum, Anderson University, and the School of Visual Arts. Debbie has been artist-in-residence at Cranbrook University, Old Dominion University and Notre Dame University, and has conducted visual storytelling workshops at various universities. Together with Steven Heller, she co-founded the world’s first graduate program in branding at the School of Visual Arts in New York City. For 20 years, Debbie was the president of the design division at Sterling Brands, where she worked with more than 200 of the world’s largest brands, including the redesign of Burger King and merchandising for Star Wars. Her Design Matters podcast, broadcasting independently for almost 13 years, features interviews with designers, artists and cultural leaders and discusses how incredibly creative people design the arc of their lives.
The Stieren Arts Enrichment Series is made possible by Jane and the late Arthur Stieren of San Antonio.