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April 1: Graphic Designer Steve Marth Lecture
Studio residency set for April 1-2.
Minnesota State University, Mankato Media Relations Office, 3-27-2013
Mankato, Minn. – Graphic designer Steve Marth, who works for Spunk Design Machine, a company with offices in both Minneapolis and New York, will give an art enrichment lecture at 7 p.m. on Monday, April 1 in Minnesota State University, Mankato’s Centennial Student Union, Room 284.
The lecture, titled “Brand Kato,” is free and open to the public.
Marth, originally from New Hope, Minn., will also participate in a studio residency from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. on April 1 and 2 in the Nelson Hall Graphic Design Labs on the Minnesota State Mankato campus.
Marth’s public lecture will be about “the embrace of history, accident, equity and honesty in brand design.” He will also share some brief thoughts on the Detroit Tigers, the Maryland state flag and the “dark art” of copywriting.
Marth has worked extensively in the field of motion graphics and music. He has worked for clients such as the University of Minnesota, Target, General Mills and Geek Squad. Marth’s work has been honored by the One Show and has been featured in Communication Arts Magazine.
For more information, call the Minnesota State Mankato Department of Art at 507-389-6412.
Minnesota State Mankato, a comprehensive university with 15,413 students, is part of the Minnesota State Colleges & Universities system, which comprises 31 state institutions.