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Graphic Design Lecture Series: Armand Mevis

April 24, 2014, 6 – 8 pm
Metcalf Auditorium

Armand Mevis is one half of Mevis & Van Deursen, highly acclaimed internationally as one of the most inventive design bureaus in the Netherlands. Upon graduating from the Gerrit Rietveld Academie in Amsterdam, Armand Mevis and Linda van Deursen established the graphic-design agency in 1986. Their design has been widely exhibited and recognized with awards internationally, including as winners of the branding competition for Rotterdam Cultural Capital (2001), the Amsterdamprijs voor de Kunst (2009) and the Grand Prix of the Brno Biennale of the Czech Republic for their visual identity for the Temporary Stedelijk (2012).

Sponsored by RISD’s Graphic Design Department. Free.

Graphic Design Lecture Series
These lectures, presented by RISD’s Graphic Design Department, serve their mission of guiding students toward engaged, conscientious, and culturally connected learning to become critical makers and critical thinkers in the ever expanding realm of visual communication.

Past lectures include:
Dan Michaelson and Tamara Maletic
Thursday, February 20, 6:30 pm
RISD’s Center for Integrative Technologies (CIT), 169 Weybosset Street

Lev Manovich
Thursday, March 6, 6:30 pm

Peter Bil’ak
Thursday, April 3, 6:30 pm

Critical Encounters: Andrew Blauvelt, Ellen Lupton, Jessica Helfand, and Prem Krishnamurthy
Wednesday, April 16, 6:30 pm

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