Interested in seeing some recent work? Visit my website, www.dstraussdesign.com for more samples. David Strauss holds a Bachelors of Fine Arts degree in Graphic Design from SUNY Purchase College and a Masters of Fine Arts degree in Industrial Design from The Rochester Institute of Technology. David was the 2013 recipient of the RIT GlassLab Fellowship with the Corning Museum of Glass. Prior to a attending RIT, he was the artistic director of design at Artistic Frame, a custom furniture showroom and manufacturer. David also has a background in graphic, web, and brand design. He has provided professional design services for several organizations, companies, and artists including: Purchase College Television, University of Pennsylvania, Silver Marketing Group, Phlare Magazine, Alma Phipps, Owen Morrel, and Dennis Oppenheim. Specialties: Furniture Design, Ready For Production Technical Drawings, Industrial Design, Graphic Branding and Identity, Print Ready Design, Web Site Design and Maintenance, Team Management


HONORS AND AWARDS Rochester Institute of Technology, Rochester, NY CORNING MUSEUM OF GLASS, GLASSLAB DESIGN FELLOWSHIP Rochester Institute of Technology, Rochester, NY INDUSTRIAL DESIGN DEPARTMENT FUNDED IDSA IDEA (INTERNATIONAL DESIGN EXCELLENCE AWARDS) 2013 COMPETITION ENTRY Rochester Institute of Technology, Rochester, NY CATHERINE MORSE ACADEMIC SCHOLARSHIP EXHIBITIONS Jacob K. Javits Convention Center and Wanted Design, New York, NY INTERNATIONAL CONTEMPORARY FURNITURE FAIR • Metaproject 03 with AREAWARE. • Josh Owen LLC. with LOLL Designs. Bevier Gallery, Rochester, NY MFA THESIS SHOW Bevier Gallery, Rochester, NY DESIGN AUTOPSY: ALUMNI WORK FROM INDUSTRIAL DESIGN University Gallery, Vignelli Center for Design Studies, Rochester, NY ACTIVATING THE ARCHIVE

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