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

Brooke Viegut – SVA MA Design Research

Brooke Viegut is a theatrical director and experience designer. Her work infuses deeper storytelling into experiences, depicting traditional tales in non-traditional ways. Though she loves the digital world, she thrives bringing people together in real world encounters. She is also a founding member of several organizations exploring the impact of performing arts on marginalized voices.

She earned her B.A. in Directing from The Conservatory of Theatre Arts at Webster University. In a past life she was a musician, athlete, and avid dancer. She now spends her time as a helicopter dog parent and donut aficionado.