Tag: Joanne Arbuckle

  • Goodbye Snapshots to Dean Arbuckle

    Dean Arbuckle is leaving us. Her title will be longer, but she’ll always be known simply and elegantly as the “dean” to us. By August 2016 she’ll be working with FIT’s President Joyce Brown. We know her heart will always be with the School of Art and Design and ours with her. Here is a…

  • A Holiday Road Trip to Help Beat Cancer

    The big draws of the Holiday Road Trip pop-up shop in the Pomperantz Center lobby are the designer and vintage finds. Chanel, Shoshanna, Manolo Blahnik, Marc Jacobs, Tory Burch can all be found there. But one can’t overlook the stylishly themed design of the shop itself, built by by Visual Presentation and Exhibition Design students.…

  • A book fair for devotees of art and design

    A book fair for devotees of art and design

    Last weekend’s Designers and Books Fair brought a capacity crowd of students, faculty, and a great many other design devotees for book browsing and presentations.  It was a star-studded Art and Design School affair. The Who’s Who and the Who‐Will be Who’s of the publishing design world were in attendance. Attendees came to leaf through and…

  • Designers & Books at FIT Day 2

    Dean Arbuckle and the School of Art & Design invite you to Day 2 of Designers & Books Fair 2015! “Drawing is not about replicating what you see. It is about inventing what you see,” – Milton Glaser “The public is finally recognizing the ‘creative’ in the modern design and innovation world. There are so many creative people…

  • Chalk FIT back by popular demand

    FIT chalk artists will soon take to the outside walls of FIT. Illustration grad Angel Garcia (2013), initiated Chalk FIT today with a toothy character pointing the way to student chalk work that will begin appearing Monday at 9 a.m. “FIT is bringing the studio outside! It’s wonderful,” says Joanne Arbuckle, Dean of the School of Art…