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  • John De Santis

    Part-time Lecturer

    Email
    desantij@newschool.edu

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

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    John De Santis

    Profile

    John teaches Graphic Design, Summer Graphic Design Intensive and Graphic  Design History and with the XR Reality Center developed a immersive virtual history experience.
    Twenty years as creative lead, graphic designer, educator in New York City. Co-founder, creative director of Webb Communications, a new media design firm.
    Publisher/illustrator Rovere Publishing, creating educational posters for museums and national parks throughout the country: Newseum, Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library, Statue of Liberty, Ellis Island, Gettysburg Civil War Museum, Philadelphia Independence Hall.
    As Art Director at the United Nations, designed creative/marketing campaigns for UN initiatives globally. Worked with artists to design United Nations postage stamps.
    Clients: Milan Chamber of Commerce, The Italian Trade Commission, Italy-America Chamber of Commerce, Architectural Record, Scientific American, Forbes, Fortune, New York City Police Museum, Italian Cultural Institute of New York, Italian Consulate of New York, Milan Convention Center.
    Also a visiting  professor at Pratt Institute, CUNY, teaching typography, graphic design, communication design.


    Current Courses

    Graphic Design 2

    Graphic Design 2 (Fall 2020)

    Graphic Design History

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