SVA MA Design Research

SVA MA Design Research, Writing & Criticism1 is a one-year graduate program2
devoted to the study of design, its contexts & consequences.
Our graduates have gone on to pursue research-related careers in publishing, education, museums, institutes, design practice, entrepreneurship, & more.3

  1. Formerly known as D-Crit
  2. About the program
  3. Applications accepted on a rolling basis. All successful candidates awarded a significant scholarship!
SVA MA Design Research

136 W 21st St, 2nd Floor

New York, NY 10011





(212) 592-2228

Amelie Znidaric – SVA MA Design Research

Before moving to New York and enrolling at SVA, Amelie was worked as a design and creative industries editor at the Austrian daily Die Presse and as the deputy editor-in-chief of its weekly supplement Schaufenster for five years. Znidaric has also worked for other print media in her hometown Vienna, for the Austrian Broadcasting Corporation, the Austrian office of the humanitarian organization Care, and several public relations agencies. She has a master’s degree in business administration and a strong dislike for financial charts.

Selected Research & Writing