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

Cameron Campbell – SVA MA Design Research

Before joining Amazon Design, Cameron was the founder of SCHWA, an art and design collective and a founding partner of Wilkens Design Studio. As a trend forecaster and design strategist, Cameron works closely with clients and colleagues to create strategies that engage people, build brand awareness and drive creative growth. In 18+ years in the design industry she has worked with such notable clients as the Boeing Company, History Channel, Herman Miller, Apple, Nike, PointB, China Eastern Airlines, Samsung and BMW/MINI as well as numerous internationally recognized design consultancies including MetaDesign, IDEO, Method, Fuseproject, TEAGUE, Digital Kitchen and GoldenArm.

Cameron has spoken at and curated numerous design conferences in the U.S.A and Brasil including a Herman Miller organized panel discussing George Nelson’s “How to See”. She has juried internationally recognized design awards for AIGA and IDSA and most recently a jury Chair for the IDSA/IDEA awards.