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

Ian Beckman Reagan – SVA MA Design Research

Ian is a design consultant based in Brooklyn, NY. He partners with organizations to craft brand strategies, and with designers to translate those strategies into visual language. Currently, he works for 2×4 as a strategist. In his free time, he loves getting lost riding his bicycle. Ian holds a Bachelor of Science from NYU Stern School of Business.

Selected Research & Writing