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

Lisa Hardon – SVA MA Design Research

Lisa Hardon is a design curator, writer and project manager based in Amsterdam. She has been working in the design field for 10 years, for a diverse range of clients such as Dutch Design Awards, Dutch Design Week, Van Eesteren Museum, and Elle Decoration. She likes telling bigger stories about the world through design to show people the beauty of mundane, everyday items.