Harrington College of Design Showcases Student Work in “Best of 2013 Exhibition”

January 6, 2014

CHICAGO, Ill. (Jan. 6, 2014) – Harrington College of Design will showcase some of the finest work by students at its “Best of 2013 Exhibition” on Tuesday, Jan. 21 from 5 to 7 p.m. at its Loop location (200 W. Madison). Open to the public, this gallery show will offer refreshments and provide the opportunity to mingle with Harrington’s faculty, students and staff. Programs highlighted include Interior Design, Graphic/Communication Design and Photography.

"’The Best of 2013 Exhibition’ showcases the strongest work from all the programs at Harrington, as selected by our instructors. Our institution is Chicago’s design school and the work is impressive,” said Brad Kisner, Dean of Instruction, Harrington College of Design.

Founded in 1931 when Frances Harrington, a practicing interior designer from New York, began a lecture series in Chicago for professionals, Harrington has since evolved to offer both Bachelors and Masters Degrees in Interior Design. Harrington’s Photography class recently received local and national attention when they sent a camera to the edge of space to take a photo of the earth. In addition, the practice-based Communication Design and Graphic Design classes were able to work with 25 actual clients in 2013.

About Harrington College of Design

Harrington College of Design an institution of higher learning is committed to creating the next generation of design professionals to lead and serve the global community. Harrington has been a member of Chicago’s design and higher education communities since 1931 and seeks to foster an environment that maximizes students’ intellectual and artistic potential. Harrington offers associate’s degrees in interior design and digital photography; bachelor’s degrees in interior design, commercial photography and graphic design; and master’s degrees in interior design and communication design. The school is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission and a member of the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools (230 South LaSalle St., Suite 7-500 Chicago, IL 60604-1411). Find disclosures on graduation rates, student financial obligations and more at www.harrington.edu/disclosures. Harrington cannot guarantee employment or salary and is part of the Career Education Corporation network of schools (NASDAQ: CECO). For more information on Harrington College of Design, call 312.939.4975 or visit www.harrington.edu.