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Mookesh Patel

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Prof. Mookesh Patel received his MFA in graphic design from Rhode Island School of Design. He holds a diploma in Visual Communication from the National Institute of Design, and a BS from Ahmedabad Science College, Gujarat University, India. He is a practicing information/experience designer (principal partner at InfoDesign Management Inc., Scottsdale). He is a member of ICOGRADA, and IIID. He chaired the Department of Visual Communication Design at former College of Design at ASU. His clients include Phoenix Art Museum, Metropolitan Boston Transit Authority through Malcolm Grear Designers, and Government of India for a major traveling exhibition: My Land, My People. He is the recipient of a Fulbright Research Scholar Grant, United Nations Development Program Grant, AIGA, and other awards. Professor Patel's research focuses on the visual communication and information design issues, semiotics, visual interpretation, visualization, film and animation design, exhibition / experience design, and typography. His widely published works includes ASU from the Air (2000) coauthored with David Scheatzle and Emily Kimling.

Research Interests

Professor Patel's research focuses on the visual communication and information design issues, semiotics, visual interpretation, visualization, film and animation design, exhibition / experience design, and typography.

Research Activity
Presentations
  • Patel, Mookesh. Department Visual Communication Design. International Council of Graphic Design Associations Conference and Committee Attendence (Jul 2006).
  • Patel, Mookesh. 27 favorite Posters. An invitational exhibit of posters (Mar 2006).
Service
  • CAED Publications, Arizona State University, Designer (2000 - 2009)
  • DVCD Publications, Arizona State University, Design Director (2006 - 2007)
  • Multiple Projects, InfoDesign Management Inc, Principal Partner (2000 - 2007)
  • Ad Hoc Exhibition Committee, College of Design, ASU, Member (2006 - 2006)
  • Digital Phoenix Project, College of Design, ASU, Codirector (2006 - 2006)
  • Peøbus 9, Arizona State University, Design Consultant (2006 - 2006)
  • College of Design Executive Committe, College of Design, ASU, Member (2005 - 2006)
  • College of Design MSD Committee, College of Design, ASU, Member (2005 - 2006)
  • Department of Industrial Design Search Committee, College of Design, Member (2005 - 2006)
  • Department of Visual Communication Design, College of Design, ASU, Chair (2005 - 2006)
  • School of Design Personnel Committee, CAED, Cochair (2003 - 2006)
  • Graphic Design Student Association Faculty, ASU, Advisor (1993 - 2006)
  • Affirmative Action, College of Design, ASU, Representative (1992 - 2006)
  • Graphic Design Upper Division Student Selection Committee, Member (1991 - 2006)
  • InnovationSpace, Arizona State University, Designer (2004 - 2005)
  • University Board on Equal Opportunity, ASU, Member (2002 - 2005)
  • School of Design MSD Committee, CAED, ASU, Member (1996 - 2005)
  • Graphic Design Program, School of Design, CAED, ASU, Coordinator (2003 - 2004)
  • School of Design Faculty, CAED, ASU, Faculty Representative (2001 - 2004)
  • College Computer Committee, CAED, ASU, Program Representative (1996 - 2003)
  • School of Design - Graphic Design - Faculty Search Committee, CAED, ASU, Chair (1997 - 2002)
  • School of Design Personnel Committee, CAED, ASU, Member (1996 - 2002)
  • DesignSpace, Arizona State University, Designer (2000 - 2000)
  • School of Design - Industrial Design - Faculty Search Committee, CAED, ASU, Member (1999 - 2000)
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