Evjen, Ben
Title:
Assistant Professor - Graphic Design
Office:
GT 525A
Phone:
801-863-5302
Mail Code:
168
Last Updated: 1/2/19 -

Ben Evjen's current focus centers around the value of process, intuition and evaluation. Working in various media from screen printing to woodwork he applies problem solving skills learned within the graphic design discipline. An abductive process is emphasized, bringing new combinations and considerations to address a question.

M.F.A. Design/Visual Communications, Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond, Va. 

B.F.A. Graphic Design, Utah State University, Logan, Ut.

Designer/Art Director at Real Salt Lake, iFrogz, Polynesian Cultural Center, and Richter7

 

Awards

Listhus Artist Residency, Olafsfjordur, Iceland (2018)

Design Arts Utah, Judges Choice (2018)

AIGA 100 Show Copper Ingots (2013, 2017)

Gold Addy, American Advertising Awards, National level

 

Exhibitions

Monster House, Listhus Gallery, Olafsfjordur, Iceland

MFA Thesis Show, The Depot Gallery, Richmond, Virginia

3ajeeb! Tasmeem Doha Design Conference, Doha, Qatar

The Sugarpad, MOB, Richmond, Virginia

Sanctuary, Black Iris, Richmond, Virginia

 

Office Hours _ Tuesday & Thursday 1 - 2:30pm / Monday & Wednesday 10 - 11am

bevjen.com