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Mark Dudlik


Mark Dudlik is a writer, designer, artist, and educator. He is the director of operations for the Masters in Branding program at the School of Visual Arts and the executive director of Lost Creature, a non-profit organization focused on culture and design. He is also co-founder of and advisor to the Chicago Design Museum. Before moving to New York, he was the founder of Phoenix Design Week and other community projects aimed at bridging culture and creativity. He holds a BS in Visual Communication and an MA in Design Research, Writing, and Criticism. His work has been featured in Print magazine and other publications.


The curriculum for The Masters in Branding Program allows students to create frameworks to guide brand, design and business development, critically evaluate brand, business, marketing and design strategies and Master the intellectual link between leadership and creativity. Learn more...


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Debbie Millman
Chair, Co-founder


Mark Dudlik

Director of Operations,

Graduate Advisor


J'aime Cohen
Program Coordinator


Emily Weiland

Studio Manager


Steven Heller
Co-founder, Faculty Advisor