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The Design Studio at Kean University Selected for New Generations Exhibit in South Korea

UNION, NJ - The Design Studio at Kean University was selected for inclusion in the 2009 New Generations exhibit and catalog at SangMyung University in Chungnam, South Korea. The exhibition opened in November.

Kean and the Design Studio were selected for the New Generations exhibit based on the quality of work submitted from around the globe. It is judged by the faculty, as well as design professionals, in South Korea.

Among the items submitted was the calendar and newsletter that was designed for Keanís College of Visual and Performing Arts, and the program for the Kean-sponsored 2009 Thinking Creatively Conference. The judges also reviewed posters created by Jamie Maimone í09, for the Kean productions of the plays Our Lady of 121st Street and She Loves Me.

"Selection to this exhibit means that The Design Studio is able to compete on an international basis with other universities and design schools, and support Kean's mission of a world-class education," said Steven Brower, director of The Design Studio at Kean.

For further information, please contact Tom McLaughlin in the Office of Media & Publications at Kean University, at 908-737-0589 or via e-mail at