四虎影视

Business of Art and Design

Creating meaningful solutions.

Make your ideas happen in our Business of Art and Design program. Our students tackle all aspects of design management through professional experience, graduating with the skills they need to work in any creative industry.

“Onigami”
Eric Wang ’20

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Creativity meets business management in this BA program.

Our Business of Art and Design degree equips students with the design and management skills, tools, and professional experience employers value most in today鈥檚 economy. Immerse yourself in all aspects of the creative industries, collaborate on teams across creative disciplines, and learn strategies for taking your ideas from concept to market.

Our curriculum is designed to be flexible, empowering you to tailor your academic experience to your interests and career goals. Tackle real client projects to build your resume and portfolio or dive into developing your own creative business. The opportunities are endless with this unique design management combination degree. Our business of art and design degree graduates work as animation producers, production coordinators, brand strategists, and marketing managers at top companies, including DreamWorks, Pixar, JibJab, Blue Mammoth Games, Deloitte Digital, Game Developers Conference, and more!

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Business of Art and Design Senior Spotlight

Student Work: Videos

Student-Led Brand Launch Event at SXSW

Behind the Exhibition: Artists Minding Their Business

Senior Thesis Spotlight: Tekla Khantadze

Client Project Experience: Pencilish Animation Studios

Fluid Impressions Exhibition Design and Event Management

Battling Fast Fashion: Nomo App Concept Pitch

Student Work: Project Presentations

Generation Animation: Campaign Pitch for Pencilish Animation Studios

Waggle: Startup Business Development and Branding

Pixie Dust: Studio Strategy and Game Production

Tiffany & Co: Brand Strategy and Marketing Pitch

Alumni Spotlight

Grads In The Industry

Ally Sage 鈥16
Production Coordinator | Marvel Studios

Alexandra R. Tibbe 鈥14
Freelance Prop Master and Set Decorator | Film and Television

Martha Patouris 鈥18
Account Manager and Producer | Epipheo

Daisy Lora 鈥16
Producer| Bleacher Report

Nazanin Varasteh 鈥14
Brand Strategy Manager | Zarrin Roya

Sarah McCauley 鈥12
Marketing Manager | Game Developers Conference (GDC)

Wendy Oliva 鈥15
Digital Marketing and Social Media Manager | Juki America, Inc.

Taylor Vigil 鈥12
Media Strategist| Sunny505

Maria de la Riva 鈥14
Senior Product Designer | Zalando

Devin Houston 鈥18
Senior Account Manager| Vanta

Andr茅s Bronnimann 鈥18
Independent Film Producer and Director

Pablo Murray Campbell 鈥20
Associate Producer | Blue Mammoth Games

Kaitlyn Guerrero 鈥20
Marketing Coordinator | Pencilish Animation Studios

Sophie Sch枚nbach 鈥22
Strategy Director | PURPL the branding agency

Tekla Khantadze 鈥22
Strategist | Leavingstone Digital Creative Agency

Cole Pinado 鈥23
Assistant Producer | Make Visual Studio

Shpresa Mehmeti 鈥23
Strategic Planning Specialist | Bambus Group

Nina Prodanovic 鈥23
Studio Coordinator | HSN

Opportunities for students

Visiting Artists