Communication Design

The Communication Design program at UAA educates and trains future designers to serve the communication needs of industry and society through the development of innovative visual ideas. Students are also taught to develop analytical and research skills to further build their knowledge of design and cultural history.

Encompassing the disciplines and technologies of graphic design, photography, illustration and printmaking, this program emphasizes meaningful ideation, high-impact design, and the creation of memorable experiences that rise above informational distractions.

Communication Design Faculty

Mariano Gonzales
Mariano Gonzales (he/him/his)
Professor of Art
Communication Design
Senior Seminar
Graphic Design
(907) 786-1734
Mike Conti
Mike Conti (he/him/his)
Adjunct Professor of Art
Lukas Elliot
Adjunct Professor of Art (he/him/his)
Graphic Design

Student Work: Communication Design

Kung Fu Tea, Winter Osborne
The Flaming Lips, Karah Daughtree
Mel's Stash, Talia Leavanae
Bigfoot, Sabrina Carlson
Together we make the majority, Ellis Barnett
War on Racism, GVance