Pretty Much Everything Up To October 11, 2013
Aaron Draplin of the Draplin Design Co.
October 11–November 10, 2013
Artist Reception: Friday, October 11, 6:00 to 8:00 p.m.
The Minneapolis College of Art and Design is pleased to be presenting the bold and distinctive design work of Aaron Draplin ’00. After graduation, Draplin left his midwestern roots and headed west, working first as the art director of SNOWBOARDER magazine and then as senior designer for Cinco Design Office in Portland, Oregon. In 2004, Draplin successfully launched his own company and continues to work with a range of partners, including Coal Headwear, the Union Binding Company, Absinthe Films, RVLR Apparel, Nemo Designs, and many more. The exhibition will feature a wide range of Draplin's iconic work including logos, records, posters, Field Notes samples, clothing, and more!
Draplin will be speaking at the Head, Heart, Hand: AIGA Design Conference 2013 at the Minneapolis Convention Center on Saturday, October 12, from 4:30 to 6:30 p.m.
You must register for the conference to attend the lecture.
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Recognized nationally and internationally for its innovative and interdisciplinary approaches to visual arts education, the Minneapolis College of Art and Design is home to more than 700 students and offers professional certificates, bachelor of fine arts and bachelor of science degrees, and graduate degrees.
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