GD USA Profiles GradComD Student John Olson
GD USA listed GradComD student John Olson as a student to watch in 2014 and recently profiled him. Past winners include Rebecca Weiner (2010), Ekta Mody (2011), Natalie Sims (2012), and Liz Siebert (2013).
Chair Jeff Bellantoni to become Chief Academic Officer at Ringling College
Jeff joins Ringling College as Vice President of Academic Affairs this summer after serving the past six years as Chairperson for the Graduate Communications Design Department.
Pratt recognized as one of the 5 most influential graphic design schools
Pratt is recognized as one of the top graphic design schools in the country & most influential of the past half century in a survey of 10,000 design professionals by Graphic Design USA magazine; an alumnus of the program was named as the most influential graphic designer working today.
GradComD "Live Learn Design" wins Gold and Silver
The GradComD book Live Learn Design won GOLD in the University & College Designers Association (UCDA) Annual Competition (recruitment/art schools category). Only 6 Gold awards were given out of over 1000 entries.
Hennessy and Pratt collaborate for 2nd year
Pratt Institute and Hennessy V.S challenge students to create new work inspired by pushing limits of their potential. Finalists' work honored with special exhibition during Art Basel Miami
Pratt Institute’s Graduate Communications Design (GradComD) programs have been educating graphic and package designers for over 40 years. We currently offer a 60-credit Master of Fine Arts (MFA) degree and two 48-credit Master of Science (MS) degrees. Located in Manhattan, the program is ranked in the top 12 of over 200 graduate graphic design programs in the nation, as reported in U.S. News & World Report rankings. Pratt was recently named one of the ten most influential graphic design schools of the past 50 years by GDUSA, and ranked 6th in the top 25 design schools in the world by Business Insider.