About

Photo by Eric Medsker

Photo by Eric Medsker

Virginia is an artist, designer, and art director working in Brooklyn by way of Austin, Baltimore, and London (UNC B.F.A., MICA M.F.A.). Previously at CanaryHugePentagram, and The British Museum, she currently runs her own studio focusing on personal and commissioned projects.

She's also the Creative Director and Co-founder of Into Quarterly.

 

select CLIENTs

Oscar Mayer
Lincoln Motor Company
Canary
The British Museum
Care/of
Frank Miller Ink
Lloyd&Co
Celmatix
Amazon Web Services
Transfix

huge CLIENTS

Revolt TV
President Cheese
Comcast
Audi (pitch phase)
BlackRock
SEAT

pentagram CLIENTS

Herman Miller
The Barnes Foundation
Art of Shaving
Doris Duke Foundation
Sotheby's
 

 

select published work

Into Quarterly, Austin, Richmond, and Minneapolis Volumes, 2016, 2017
Designing for Social Change, by Andrew Shea, Princeton Architectural Press, 2012
Graphic Design Thinking: Beyond Brainstorming, edited by Ellen Lupton, Princeton Architectural Press, 2011
Ink: A Design Magazine, Volumes I and III, 2010 & 2011
Exploring Materials: Creative Design for Everyday Objects, by Inna Alesina and Ellen Lupton, PA Press, 2010
Thinking with Type: A Critical Guide for Designers, Writers, Editors, & Students, 2nd Edition, Ellen Lupton, PA Press

select accolades

AIGA Fresh Grad Showcase, "Recent MFA recipients chosen from some of the most respected schools in the country, dazzle with wonders from their graduate projects," 2010
Print magazine's Regional Design Annual, Mid Atlantic Award, 2009
Metropolis Mag Editor's Pick at the International Contemporary Furniture Fair (ICFF), 2009
MICA juried exhibition, Spring 2009

Select published writing

Graphic Design Thinking: Beyond Brainstorming, edited by Ellen Lupton, Princeton Architectural Press, 2011
The Designer's Review of Books, 2009
I.D. magazine, Spanish Design Issue, 2009
University and College Designer's Association Design Education Summit Publication, 2009