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  • Ken Meier

    Part-time Assistant Professor

    Email
    meierk@newschool.edu

    Office Location
    A - Alvin Johnson/J.M. Kaplan Hall - 66 West 12th Street

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    Ken Meier

    Profile

    KEN MEIER is a graphic designer and partner at Common Name. He teaches Core Lab Typography and Advanced Typography at Parsons, and has taught similar classes at Columbia GSAPP and Rutgers. Prior to co-founding the studio, Ken worked with international design consultancy IDEO and New York’s Project Projects. His work has been published by Unit Editions, Graphic, Creative Review, Computer Arts, idN, Print, and the Type Directors Club, among others. He received his BA in humanities from the University of Chicago and an MFA in graphic design from Yale University.


    Degrees Held

    MFA, Yale University, 2008
    BA, University of Chicago, 2003


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    Common Name


    Current Courses

    Core 1: Typography Lecture

    Core 2: Typography

    Core 2: Typography (Spring 2020)

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