Tag Archives: Graphic Design

Game Studio Takes Top Prize at GameFest 2015

Champlain’s Game Studio We Love Nuclear Armageddon wins First Place at GameFest 2015, an annual regional competition hosted by Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute and sponsored by Activision’s Vicarious Visions. Congratulations to all Game Studio students and faculty for making the Game Studio 10th Anniversary an even greater success! Champlain’s iPhony wins the Audience Choice award for Most Innovative Game! Hyper Syntax and Professor Stretch also participated in this competitive field […]

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CCM Division Year End Student Showcase and Exhibitions

The 2015 CCM year-end student showcase features senior exhibitions, capstone presentations, thesis show, and interactive presentations at the Champlain Ethan Allen Center on Main Street from April 27-May 15.    April 27 – May 9: Student Capstone Group Show The show will feature Capstone projects from the Game Studio, Graphic Design, Creative Media, and Filmmaking programs. Artist Reception, […]

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Graphic Design Seniors Win at Royal Society of Arts Design Competition

Graphic Design Senior, Mariana Herrera, won the Grand Prize as well as three other prizes in the Communication Design category of the Royal Society of Arts Student Design Competition at Cooper Union, NY, on March 25. The Communication Design winner is awarded  a three month paid internship at Thirst in Chicago and a $1000 RSA Leadership Grant. Mariana is […]

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CCM Faculty Participate in Mapping Found Sounds Workshop

Graphic Design Faculty, Toni-Lee Sangastiano and Coberlin Brownell took part in “Mapping Found Sounds,” a workshop run by UVM’s Fleming Museum. Led by sound artist Jenn Karson, the workshop gave participants a new way of looking at Burlington. Sangastiano and Brownell, along with several other participants, had to use their “brains and ears to navigate through the […]

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CCM Presents Senior and Thesis Exhibition

The Division of Communication and Creative Media  presents an exhibition of Senior and MFA thesis projects by the graduating class of 2015. This exhibition transforms Champlain College’s Ethan Allen Center into a pop-up museum featuring capstone and thesis projects by CCM’s creative majors, including Creative Media, Graphic Design and Digital Media, Filmmaking, Professional Writing, MFA in Emergent Media, […]

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Graphic Design and Digital Media Welcomes Spring Speaker

The Graphic Design and Digital Media Program is excited to welcome Lance Violette as the spring 2015 speaker this Thursday, April 16 at 3:30 p.m. in the Alumni Auditorium. Violette and his wife, Vanessa, run Lance Violette Design, a brand-focused creative agency established in 2004. Their unconventional approach of locating the business in the bucolic town of […]

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Graphic Design Seniors Selected as Finalists in Design Competition

Graphic Design seniors Mariana Herrera, Sydney Moore, Kaitlin Muro, and Jocelyn Sargent were selected as finalists at the Royal Society of Arts Student Design Competition (RSA-US). They are among twenty-five finalists nationwide and will travel to Cooper Union in NYC on April 25 to present their work to a distinguished panel of judges and participate […]

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AIGA Student Group Movie Poster Show

The Champlain College Student Group of the American Institute of Graphic Arts (AIGA) held a movie poster competition entitled: Now Showing. AIGA is a national organization for design professionals and students. Champlain student designers were tasked with designing an original poster for a favorite film. Graphic Design students, representing first year to senior year, submitted entries […]

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Peter Cirilli: Rock of Ages Reception and Artist Talk

Photographer and Graphic Design junior Peter Cirilli proudly displays “Rock of Ages,” his photographic exhibition that captures the beauty and spectacle of the Rock of Ages quarry in Barre, Vermont. Plunging 326 feet to a turquoise waterline, the Rock of Ages is the world’s largest “deep hole” granite quarry in the world. With clients like Burton […]

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GDD Senior Explores Emerging Trend

Zachary Sittler, a senior in the Graphic Design and Digital Media program, will be guest curating “Dimensions: Designers to Makers.” Graphic design artists, traditionally limited to two-dimensional designs, are increasingly using new, rapid prototyping technology to create unique and innovative three-dimensional forms. As Sittler explores the emergence of this technology, he commissions local designers to work […]

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