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Would You Make a Good Graphic Designer?

By Michelle Ecker on July 10 2019.

Many of the New York Institute of Art and Design’s prospective students know they have an eye for design and the arts, but aren’t quite sure how to…
Designing a Bedroom That Helps You Sleep Better

By: Michelle Ecker on July 2 2019.

A professional interior designer understands that high-quality design is about more than just the way things look- it’s also about practicality and function. If you really want to…
What Is Graphic Design?

By: Michelle Ecker on May 17 2019.

If you are interested in pursuing a creative career but aren't sure which is the best fit, graphic design is a promising field…
The Best 2019 Summer Wedding Ideas

By: Michelle Ecker on May 17 2019.

If you’re a wedding planning enthusiast, you’ve probably began to see some summer wedding trends for 2019 popping up on your Instagram and Pinterest feeds.

Student Success Stories

Student Success: Megan Davis

Student Success: Megan Davis

By Michelle Ecker on January 14 2019.

When she was younger, Megan Davis sketched fashion designs and wedding dress concepts in her spare time. Always passionate about the creative arts, she knew from a young…
Student Success - Lauren Liess

Student Success - Lauren Liess

By NYIAD Mentor on October 5 2018.

Sometimes it takes a while before you realize that the things you love to do most are the same ones that can…
Student Success: Sandra Mijan

Student Success: Sandra Mijan

By Michelle Ecker on March 22 2018.

Ever since she was young, Sandra Mijan has been drawn to interior design. She has memories of being…