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Graphic Design Faculty

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Larry O'Neal

Title Assistant Professor/Chair of Graphic Design
Department Graphic Design
Phone 216.421.7328

Courses  Community Projects | Contemporary Marketing + Art Direction (EP) | Graphic Design: Advanced Studio | Graphic Design: Advanced Studio (EP) | Graphic Design: BFA Thesis | Professional Standards in Illustration

Larry O’Neal is a graphic designer/illustrator with a unique professional history that allows him to provide his students with a unique look at the graphic design field. Prior to joining the faculty at CIA 4 years ago, Larry spent the majority of his career working in regional ad agencies such as Carr-Liggett (now Liggett-Stashower), Wyse Advertising and Stern Advertising. At Stern (a former subsidiary of TBWA Worldwide Inc.), he served 14 years as Executive Vice President / Executive Creative Director. In addition to supervising a creative staff of 24, he served on the Executive Committee and headed the New Business Task Force. In addition to teaching at CIA, he operates a graphic design firm in Chagrin Falls, OH.

Eugene Pawlowski

Title Professor
Department Graphic Design
Phone 216.421.8026

Courses  Hand Made Book | Limited Edition Portfolio Publication | Production Seminar | Typography I | Typography II

Degree BFA, Graphic Design, Cleveland Institute of Art

Gene is a professor in the Graphic Design Department at CIA and has taught here since 1966 in Graphic Design and Typography. He has received several awards including the AIGA 50 Books of the Year, Exhibited in the Cleveland Society of Communicating Arts Show, the New York Art Directors and Type Directors Shows, and the Society of Illustrators Show.

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Debi Belt

Title Lecturer
Department Graphic Design
Phone 216.421.7000

Courses  Graphic Design for Non-Majors | Graphics for Design

Debi Belt is a graphic designer/art director with over 35 years in the Cleveland advertising world. She has worked for major Cleveland ad agencies servicing small businesses to Fortune 500 companies with expertise in branding, retail activation, collateral, direct mail and print advertising. Debi also teaches History of Graphic Design, Advertising Design, Corporate Identity and Typography at Lakeland Community College. In addition, she has taught drawing to children in an after school program and has a small design business.

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Greg Luvison

Title Associate Professor, Chair Graphic Design
Department Graphic Design
Phone 216.421.8026

Courses  Graphic Design for Non-Majors

Degree BA in Fine Art and BA in Communications from Cleveland State University.

Greg Luvison is Associate Professor/Chair of Graphic Design at the Cleveland Institute of Art. Greg has been an art director and graphic designer for over 30 years, and he has worked for high-profile advertising agencies in Northeast Ohio. A small sampling of accounts include: McDonald’s, Lubrizol, The Ohio Lottery, The Plain Dealer, Pearle Vision, Things Remembered and East 4th Street Development Group. He also heads up his own graphic design studio specializing in print, branding and magazine design.

Patrick Barrett

Title Adjunct Faculty
Department Graphic Design
Phone 216.421.7000

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Jennifer Grimes

Title Adjunct Faculty
Department Graphic Design
Phone 216.421.7000

Degree BFA, Graphic Design & Photography, Miami University

Jennifer Grimes is a visual communications specialist with over 20 years of experience in advertising, marketing and corporate communications. Jen is the owner and creative director of Nektar Design, where she specializes in developing corporate and employee communications. Her expertise ranges from brand development to advertising and marketing collateral; environmental graphics; online graphics; video production/oversight; photography; and creating multi-platform training/educational programs. When not wearing her graphic designer hat, she renews her creative energy through experimenting with photography, videography and performance art.

Missy Mack

Title Adjunct Faculty
Department Graphic Design
Phone 216.421.7000

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