Henry Becker portrait
  • Assistant Professor, Art/Art History Department

Internal Service

  • DML Search Committee: I served to look for the new role of the DML conducting phone interviews and providing feedback on the committee board. Member, 09/15/2017 - present. Department service.
  • 2017 SAC advisor, helped to develop the grant for the 2017 student show. Supervised the other members to make sure that the student showcases on each floor of the College of Fine Arts was filled with student work throughout the semester. Advisor, 08/01/2017 - present. Department service.
  • Advisor to the Student AIGA group. The AIGA, American Institute of Graphic Arts is a professional organization for graphic designers. The student group hosts portfolio reviews and makes contacts in the local area. The frequently conduct studio tours keeping the student body motivated and relevant in their field. Advisor, 08/01/2017 - present. Department service.
  • Advisor to the Student AIGA group. The AIGA, American Institute of Graphic Arts is a professional organization for graphic designers. The student group hosts portfolio reviews and makes contacts in the local area. The frequently conduct studio tours keeping the student body motivated and relevant in their field. Advisor, 08/22/2016 - present. Department service.
  • SAC advisor, helped to develop the grant for the 2017 student show. Supervised the other members to make sure that the student showcases on each floor of the College of Fine Arts was filled with student work throughout the semester. SAC Advisor, 08/22/2016 - present. Department service.

Honors & Awards

  • My typeface was featured in the AIGA 100 show as one of the best designs in SLC. AIGA, 09/01/2017
  • Living Bridge Banner Project: Was awarded the winning prize and had my work featured by them. Chinese Culture Center, 07/01/2017
  • Graphic Design USA, a publication based in the US, has recognized the typeface Chromogenic as a winner in there typeface design competition. The honor included a letter, award, and getting published through their magazine. Graphic Design USA, 11/01/2015

In the Media

  • Maryland Institute College of Art, Graduate Publication called Why, featured an article about my life and career after grad school. 11/01/2017.
  • Chinese Culture Center website, featured an interview with Emma Zhang and myself about the process of developing the idea for the Living Banner Project. 07/01/2017.
  • Graphic Design USA Award for Type Design. 11/01/2016.