Portland State University's Friends of Graphic Design are proud to present:
LOVE WHAT YOU DO
A GRAPHIC DESIGN STUDENT SHOW
Exhibition: Thursday, November 5, 2009 – Friday, November 27, 2009
Portland State University Graphic Design students invite you to celebrate the opening of their show with a lecture by visiting artist Frank Chimero. (www.frankchimero.com)
First Thursday, November 5, 2009, 5-6pm: Frank Chimero lectures on the topic of "Love What You Do."
First Thursday, November 5, 2009, 6-9pm: Opening reception for LOVE WHAT YOU DO.
The education of a graphic designer is never finished.
We chose this field because it allows us to grow. It requires we spend our days thinking critically, scheming for solutions, investigating and observing the nuances of our visual world. Graphic design requires us to create new cultural content, invites us to tell the story of what we see and do.
We’ve learned that creating successful art and design requires a passionate dedication to the work we’re doing. The most interesting projects reveal unique truths about humanity.
The most touching projects allow a glimpse into the heart of the maker.
We are artists, illustrators, typographers, publishers, printmakers, web developers, writers, makers of diagrams and advertisements. We are observers, thinkers, and creators. We are graphic designers. We love what we do.
More show images after the jump.