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

Rosie Struve – SVA MA Design Research

Rosie Struve is a multi-disciplinary graphic designer and writer based in Portland, Oregon. She works across physical and digital media, from editorial design for alt-weeklies to environmental graphics and wayfinding in public spaces. Often incorporating alternative modes of research into her work, she is always broadening her definition of design. She is currently exploring the transmutations between the natural environment and the man-made. She holds a B.A. from Portland State University.