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el estudio de ramon is the design practice of Ramon Tejada a (New Yorkino / Afro-Caribbean / American) designer and educator based in Providence, RI. He works in a hybrid design/teaching practice focusing on collaboration, inclusion, unearthing and the responsible expansion of design a practice he has named “puncturing.” Ramon is an Assistant Professor in the Graphic Design Department at risd.

He has taught in the graduate MFA Communication Design program at Pratt Institute and at the undergraduate level at Parsons/The New School, CUNY–Queens College and in the MA program at the Minneapolis College of Art and Design (MCAD). He has been a guest artist in the MFA in Graphic Design at Otis College of Art & Design. He received an MFA in Performance Arts from Bennington College and an MFA in Graphic Design from Otis College of Art and Design in Los Angeles.

He has spoken and/or led workshops at the Design Campus/ Kunstgewerbemuseum in Dresden, Germany, Pratt Institute, The New School/ Parsons, Mass/Art, RCA, CCA, CalArts, Otis, Cranbrook, Emily Carr U., OCAD, SF Design Week, among others. Most recently he has been collaborating with Silas Munro on a series of workshops titled “Throwing the Bauhaus Under the Bus.”

He is a part of US with Nic Sanchez and Tom Ahn and is 2013 Designer to Watch.

estudio ramon works in collaboration on print, digital, and curatorial design projects. Selected clients include The New School/ Parsons, NYIT, SVA, the Shakespeare Society, NJPAC, the Brooklyn Philharmonic, Usdan Gallery/ Bennington College among others.

#BLM / in support & solidarity with AAPI Communities.

︎︎︎©2021 by Ramon Tejada.
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conversations & puncturing.