AIGA Minnesota created or partnered with other organizations to produce 60+ programs in the past 12 months. Revisit past events below.

Join Solopreneurs for our monthly lunch, where we discuss topics relevant to being an independent creative. To wind down the year we will be having an open discussion, so bring your questions, comments, or latest work to share! [read more…]

Join Design for Good in creating holiday cards for for the elderly who may otherwise be spending the season alone. [read more…]

Join friends and colleagues for a night of conversations and connections. [read more…]

Join Solopreneurs for our monthly lunch, where we discuss topics relevant to being an independent creative. This month we're discussing note-taking, communication, and the digital divide: how do we manage all the information we are collecting? [read more…]

Join friends and colleagues for a night of conversations and connections. [read more…]

Join AIGA Minnesota Solopreneurs for an evening of creativity and connections as we visit the new WeWork office in downtown Minneapolis, which specializes in coworking space for independent professionals and growing businesses. [read more…]

Please join your friends in typography for this special local showing of Pressing On: The Letterpress Film, a documentary about the 500-year-old craft of letterpress, a form of printing using moveable type and printing presses. [read more…]

Join the AIGA Minnesota Solopreneurs for an informal roundtable discussion on the art of negotiation in the creative industry, hosted by special guest Ted Leonhardt [read more…]

Oct
12
9:00am
2017
Oct
14
6:30pm
2017

Join us for the 2017 AIGA Design Conference. With more than 90 speakers and thousands of attendees, it's sure to be an unforgettable experience you won't want to miss!

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Join us on the eve of the 2017 AIGA Design Conference for conversation, cocktails, and an up-close look at today's best typography from around the globe. [read more…]

A panel discussion featuring Joe Duffy, Teri Kwant, and Eric Madsen—practicing designers who also have side practices in craft—plus an art exhibition and whisky tasting. [read more…]

AIGA Design Conference attendees: Take a guided tour through Minnesota Center for Book Arts’ studios. [read more…]

Contact Leadership

Katrin Loss
Katrin Loss
President
A member of AIGA since 1999, Katrin served on many committees and in a variety of roles for the Minnesota chapter since 2002, including chairing the Luncheon Lectures series from 2003–2010 and volunteering on the Design Show committee since 2010. In 2007, she joined AIGA Minnesota’s board of directors as the Associate Director, Luncheons and, in 2011, was named “Volunteer of the Year.” Most recently, Katrin served as AIGA Minnesota’s Vice President for two years, including overseeing the Programming Council. Prior to that, she served as AIGA Minnesota’s Director of Operations for five years overseeing and improving systems and processes in support of AIGA Minnesota’s numerous and diverse programming needs and co-chaired the 2014 AIGA Minnesota Design Show.

An award-winning art director/designer with extensive experience in brand development, Katrin currently works in-house for Best Buy’s Brand Design team. Katrin is a graduate of Minneapolis College of Art and Design with a BFA in graphic design, and also holds a degree in business administration and international trade from Staatliche Handelsschule in Hamburg, Germany. A strong creative leader with analytical skills, her background in design and business coupled with experience working and living in the U.S. and Europe permits a unique global perspective.

An active member of the design community for over 10 years, Katrin currently serves on MCAD’s Alumni Association Board of Directors.