Daniel Warner teaches design and communicates ideas visually through a mix of minimalism and metaphor
art direction & design for cultural institutions
Daniel's work has earned recognition through industry awards, exhibition in shows and biennials in the U.S. and abroad, and publication in various books and magazines. His motion work and posters reside in several permanent collections & museums, and have been exhibited in over 60 film festivals, galleries, and design biennials around the world. Among his professional accolades are the Communication Arts Award of Excellence & Graphis Gold.
Mervi Pakaste is an associate professor of design at KSU, where she can often be found up to her elbows in ink and oil, cranking away at letterpress machinery. An established letterpress designer and book-maker, her designs have won accolades and recognition through numerous exhibitions and awards in the U.S. and abroad. Her work pushes the boundaries of medium and material unique to letterpress-related technologies of production.