Type Directors Club Opening & Awards

Thursday, July 12, 2012, 6 - 9pm

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Thursday July 12
6pm - 9pm

41 Cooper Gallery & Rose Auditorium
 

The Type Directors Club is proud to present the winners of their 58th annual competitions in Communication Design, Typeface Design and Movie Title Design. The evening will include:

- Exhibition opening in the 41 Cooper Gallery, 6:00pm - 9:00pm.
- Awards & scholarships presentation, and premiere screening of Movie Title Design winners in the Rose Auditorium, 6:30pm.

ADMISSION:
Cooper Union students, faculty and staff - FREE with current Cooper Union ID.
TDC Award Winners & Student Members - FREE with registration.
TDC Members - $10
Student non-members - $15
General public / non-members - $20

 

After the opening event, the exhibition will be free and open to the public Monday - Thursday, 10am-5pm, through July 26.

Located in the 41 Cooper Gallery, located in 41 Cooper Square, on Third Avenue between 6th and 7th Streets.

  • Founded by inventor, industrialist and philanthropist Peter Cooper in 1859, The Cooper Union for the Advancement of Science and Art offers education in art, architecture and engineering, as well as courses in the humanities and social sciences.

  • “My feelings, my desires, my hopes, embrace humanity throughout the world,” Peter Cooper proclaimed in a speech in 1853. He looked forward to a time when, “knowledge shall cover the earth as waters cover the great deep.”

  • From its beginnings, Cooper Union was a unique institution, dedicated to founder Peter Cooper's proposition that education is the key not only to personal prosperity but to civic virtue and harmony.

  • Peter Cooper wanted his graduates to acquire the technical mastery and entrepreneurial skills, enrich their intellects and spark their creativity, and develop a sense of social justice that would translate into action.