36th Virginia Film Festival10.17.23
Each year, VMDO acts as a local sponsor for the Virginia Film Festival, a series of screenings, guest speakers, and special events that brings some of the best of this year's films directly to Charlottesville. In this roundtable conversation, Assistant Director of UVA Arts Development, Lizzy Ramey, VAFF Senior Programmer, Ilya Tovbis, and VAFF Outreach and Promotions Consultant, Ty Cooper, speak about the importance of the festival to local Virginia communities and some of the exciting highlights of this year's lineup.
Advancing Students In Our Communities Through Career-Focused Learning04.10.23
Rather than letting students slip through the cracks, our clients are discovering that they need to offer more non-traditional learning opportunities that will provide their students with the skills and experiences necessary to thrive after graduation. They are focusing on the student as a whole person—considering their mental, physical, and emotional health and well-being—as well as designing student-centered learning opportunities for all.
Lubber Run Community Center wins AIA National Design Award03.27.23
The AIA National Design Awards honor the best in contemporary architecture, with a selection of projects that push the envelope of design thinking and redefine placemaking.
UVA Student Health and Wellness Center wins ACUI Award03.27.23
The award recognizes the design of student-centered facilities that support cross-campus connections and student livelihood, on behalf of the Association of College Unions International (ACUI).
Enhancing Design Through Environmental Graphics02.06.23
In this roundtable discussion, VMDO Marketing Specialist, Athena Hanny, sits down with some of the big thinkers behind Environmental Graphic Design: VMDO Principal, Rob Winstead, and Iconograph's founder, Brittney Butler, and Project Manager, Rush Otis. Together, they discuss over 15 years of collaboration that underscores the importance of EGD, and how the service can provide highly affordable options that bring long-term value to educational communities.