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


SOLD OUT! AIGA Minnesota's Portfolio 1 on 1 has become the premier regional event for putting developing design students and their books in front of experienced creative professionals for intensive reviews, constructive conversations and valuable connections. [read more…]

FREE! Join us for our monthly mixer and networking event, and view the work of Swedish artist and cartoonist Jesper Lofvenborg. [read more…]

A three-time finalist for the National Magazine Awards, Good is a diverse enterprise with a printed magazine, a web platform, and a convener of events. [read more…]

Since 1994, Julie Beeler, cofounder of Portland, Oregon’s Second Story, has become known for its technical savvy and ability to craft compelling stories into immersive experiences. [read more…]

James Goggin established Practise, a London-based studio that garnered acclaim for its work with clients such as Tate Modern, Channel 4, Artangel, and the Design Museum. [read more…]

SOLD OUT! We'll break down the packaging process with a hands-on workshop covering the essentials of going from 2D concepting to 3D packages. [read more…]

SOLD OUT A free gathering for design students, this time at one of the Twin Cities' legendary design studios! (Unfortunately, registration has closed. You MUST be registered to attend.) [read more…]

After successful careers at leading ad agencies, Michael Hart, Chris Lange, and James Scott founded Minneapolis-based Mono, a firm specializing in inventive communication solutions for a variety of clients. [read more…]

Join us for our monthly networking fix at The Inn in downtown! [read more…]

Kevin Quealy is a member of the New York Times Graphics Department, a team of visual journalists who illustrate and contextualize the news for the paper and [read more…]

A don't-miss look at the early work of legendary American graphic designer Paul Rand, whose marketing savvy profoundly changed the aesthetics of advertising, marketing, and graphic design. [read more…]

Merge Mashup is a lo-fi, high-energy, interactive event that blends an inspirational design story with a breakthrough business story. [read more…]

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Heather Brooks
Heather Brooks
For as long as she can remember Heather has been a lover of color and pattern and a skilled problem solver. Design brought these two passions together and there has been no looking back.

 Currently in-house at a local nonprofit, Opportunity Partners, Heather spends her days designing print and digital materials to support the mission of advancing the quality of life for adults with disabilities.

Heather holds a BFA in graphic design from the University of Wisconsin – Eau Claire where she was encouraged to join AIGA as a student. 

In her free time, Heather is out enjoying all the wonderful places in the Twin Cities with her partner, family, friends and dogs, Paisley and Guthrie.