MFA Products of Design Students Take 4 Honors in 2019 Core77 Design Awards!

MFA Products of Design Students Take 4 Honors in 2019 Core77 Design Awards!

This year, the students of the MFA Products of Design took home 4 honors in this year's Core77 Design Awards! The recognized work spanned multiple categories—from Service Design to Design for Social Impact to Strategy and Research. Check them out below, and click to see the complete projects on Core77!

Snapshots from our 2019 Thesis Presentation: 6IXTH

Snapshots from our 2019 Thesis Presentation: 6IXTH

On May 14th, the sixth group of MFA Products of Design graduates presented their thesis projects. Friends, family, design professionals, faculty, and staff gathered at the SVA Theatre in New York City to watch. Ranging in topics from raising awareness around Queer Youth in China, to designing portable tools for living on Mars, the graduates shared hundreds of products, services, apps, platforms and experiences. Look for comprehensive project posts coming up, but for now please enjoy snapshots of the day!

PoD Student Wins NYCxDESIGN AWARD!

PoD Student Wins NYCxDESIGN AWARD!

PoD recent-grad Antya Waegemann just won one of the NYCxDESIGN Awards presented last week at the Brooklyn Army Terminal. Check out the link to all the award winners, and some photos of the award ceremony below. Congratulations Antya!

ADAPTIVE DWELLERS launches at Wanted Design NYCxDESIGN 2019

ADAPTIVE DWELLERS launches at Wanted Design NYCxDESIGN 2019

For the seventh annual showcase at Wanted Design, and as part of  NYCxDesign 2019, students of SVA’s MFA in Products of Design present Adaptive Dwellers, an interactive installation that explores the role of design in humanity’s adaption in a world devastated by climate change.

Students Win 3 Prizes in International Design Awards!

Students Win 3 Prizes in International Design Awards!

Products of Design graduates Manako Tamura and Alexia Cohen have just won three awards in this year’s International Design Awards! All three of these projects were created as part of their Masters Thesis, and we’ve pasted links below for you to check them out!

Photos from our 2019 Design:Match Job Fair!

Photos from our 2019 Design:Match Job Fair!

On Friday, February 22nd, the MFA Products of Design department held its sixth annual Design:Match Job Fair event, where global and local firms and organizations met with students, shared work, and discussed employment, funding, and entrepreneurship. Below is a list of this year's attendees, along with some photos of the event!

Announcing 6IXTH: MFA Products of Design Thesis Presentations are May 14th!

Announcing 6IXTH: MFA Products of Design Thesis Presentations are May 14th!

We invite you to attend the Masters Thesis showcase presentations of the 2019 graduating class of the MFA in Products of Design program on Tuesday, May 14th at the SVA Theatre from 11am - 5:30pm. Twenty graduating masters students will each present their year-long thesis work, comprised of research, artifacts, services, experiences, and platforms.

PAINT App Restores Agency to Women in the Doctor's Office

PAINT App Restores Agency to Women in the Doctor's Office

Paint is an app that allows patients to document and describe their symptoms in more than words. As part of her thesis, Hysterical, second-year student Rhea Bhandari designed Paint to help women advocate for themselves while navigating a healthcare system that often dismisses their symptoms, leaving them misdiagnosed and in avoidable pain.