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

Save The Date

We raise a glass to you, the dedicated volunteer. You make AIGA Minnesota possible.

Join us for our volunteers party, celebrating you! [read more…]

Join us for Insights and meet avant-garde experimentalist, luxury conceptualist, corporate populist, and German griddist Mirko Borsche. [read more…]

Solopreneurs in March – Breakthrough Creative: Your Practice [read more…]

Join us for Insights and meet Bráulio Amando, illustrator and designer whose constantly morphing work never fails to exude an overwhelming sense of joy. [read more…]

Join friends and colleagues for a night of conversations and connections. Free and open to the public. [read more…]

Join us for Insights and meet quintessential design thinker Forest Young, global principal and head of design at acclaimed branding firm Wolff Olins. [read more…]

Join us for a conversation with guest Kurt Schmidt discussing the importance of strategic planning. A monthly fireside chat series, The Business Conversation focuses on the practical business challenges and opportunities surrounding creative ventures. [read more…]

See a free screening of a documentary about Meow Wolf, a group of rebellious artists in Santa Fe who become a successful DIY collective: "Meow Wolf Origin Story" on Thursday, Feb. 28. [read more…]

Save The Date

Come meet our intern candidates. View portfolios, work samples and resumes. [read more…]

Join Smartpress and AIGA Minnesota on a photographic road trip with Minneapolis designer Caroline Royce as she retraces the course she charted creating Northerly, a self-published quarterly magazine that she describes as her “love letter to the place I’m from.” [read more…]

Solopreneurs in February: Get Productive: Tools & Tips [read more…]

AIGA Minnesota’s Diversity & Inclusion committee focuses on access to our organization, improving inclusion efforts of existing programs and events, trainings for our board and members on systemic oppression, the gaining and retention of marginalized creatives, mentorships for leadership positions, and educating our industry on what it means to be inclusive. [read more…]

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Katrin Loss
Katrin Loss
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.