Linda Powell

Background

B. 1946

Kalamazoo, MI

BS, Graphic Design:

1968

MS, Graphic Design Education:

1970

Western Michigan University

Kalamazoo, MI

Professional Experience

Design Research Center

Western Michigan University

1968 – 1976

Westburg/Klaus Associates

Minneapolis, MN

1972 – 1973

Herman Miller, Inc.

Zeeland, MI

1976 – 1991

Ferris State University

Big Rapids, MI

1991 – 2009

Professional Activity

Speaker

Women in Design Conference

Chicago, IL

Presenter

The Design Frontier AIGA Conference

Denver, CO

Founding Director

West Michigan Graphic Design Archives

Selected Awards and Recognition

Gold Medal

Eighth Biennale of Graphic Design, Brno

1978

Herman Miller Outstanding Employee Award

1985

Herman Miller Outstanding Team Award

1988

Top 100 Art Alumni at Western Michigan

AIGA West Michigan Fellow Award

2017

Published Articles/Books

The Best Companies for Women

Zeitz/Dusky

May 1991

Grand Rapids Business Journal

co.design

May 11, 2017

Online Publication

WMUK NPR Blog

Online Publication

Design History 101

AIGA Eye on Design

Online Publication

Selected Juried Competitions

AIGA Communication Graphics

Design In Michigan

Women in Design

NY Art Directors Club

Communication Arts

Print Regional Design

Print Casebooks

Selected Collections

AIGA National Design Archives

Denver, CO

The Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum

New York, NY