Patrick Redmond may be available to serve as a presenter and/or panelist at conferences and other events.
Conference and other event category topics include: design illustration art advertising
branding direct mail design careers creativity in the visual arts creativity in design creativity in graphic design design for startup business design and business designers as entrepreneurs brand identity, logo and trademark design, and corporate graphic identity book cover design & book design student design or art competitions: high school and/or community
theoretical and practical influences on the creative concept development process in graphic design as visual communication
mentors, mentoring, mentorship, i.e., "The Design Mentor" See: Redmond, Patrick. "The Design Mentor," AIGA/MN Issues, The Official News Paper [sic] of AIGA/MN, The American Institute of Graphic Arts, Minnesota Chapter, Minneapolis, August 1999, p. 2, 6.
experience as a visual artist-in-residence in small, rural communities
graphic designers-in-residence in non-major-metro, out-state communities
artist as author
designer as author
meanings of "success" as a creative
my career as a creative
a sense of perspective from a 50-year (so far) career as a creative
innovation and the challenge of change
ideation and creative process: theoretical and practical influences
Scholastic Art Awards speeches or keynote speeches as a Scholastic Art Awards alumnus
For further information and regarding scheduling/availability contact
Patrick Redmond, M.A. Patrick Redmond Design P.O. Box 40156 Saint Paul, MN 55104-8156 USA
icograda, International Congress of Graphic Design Associations, Chicago
UNESCO, United Nations Educational, Scientific, and Cultural Organization Conference, University of Vienna, Vienna, Austria
National Council on the Arts/National Endowment for the Arts Conference, Minneapolis, Minnesota
AIGA National Design Conference, Minneapolis, Minnesota
Selected Lectures & Presentations
Labovitz School of Business and Economics (LSBE), University of Minnesota Duluth, Duluth, Minnesota. Patrick Redmond presented on his topic "The Problem with Creative Problem-Solving in Marketing Graphic Design Brand Identity Development" in part, as a guest of the LSBE MGD [Marketing and Graphic Design] Club, in the LSBE Branding course, October 5, 2017.
2016 Art Educators of Minnesota [AEM] Fall Conference, Patrick Redmond's presentation topic "Forming An AEM Design Interest Group [DIG]" included in program,Saturday, November 5, 2016, Minneapolis, Minnesota. Patrick Redmond is an Associate Member of AEM, Art Educators of Minnesota, and of NAEA, National Art Education Association. He is a member of NAEA's Design Issues Group [DIG]. The intention is to form a state chapter of the national NAEA DIG.
2016 Minnesota Scholastic Art Awards award ceremonies Keynote Speeches. Saturday, February 20, 2016, as a Scholastic Art Awards alumnus celebrating the 50th year since he had begun working in the field, Patrick Redmond was honored to deliver the noon and 1:30 pm Keynote Speeches in the Dolly Fiterman Riverview Gallery, at the Frank Gehry-designed Weisman Art Museum, University of Minnesota, Twin Cities Campus, Minneapolis, Minnesota.
"Artists and Designers as Entrepreneurs", Patrick Redmond's topic he presented for the "Entrepreneurship" (Bus254) course atAugsburg College, Minneapolis, Minnesota, Thursday, March 27, 2014. The "Entrepreneurship" course, taught by Assistant Professor John C. Cerrito, is offered through the Department of Business Administration. Patrick Redmond coined the terms "Designer As Entrepreneur"TM and "Designers As Entrepreneurs"TM at the International Design Conference, Aspen, Colorado, in 1977. For further information, see www.DesignersAsEntrepreneurs.com.
MCAD "Feed Your Future" Alumni Mentor Lunch Series. Patrick Redmond was the featured MCAD Alumni Mentor January 26, 2015 for the first session of the 2015 MCAD "Feed Your Future" Alumni Mentor Lunch Series at MCAD, the Minneapolis College of Art and Design. According to MCAD, "the Feed Your Future lunch series is a tremendous opportunity for students to come together in a small-group setting and ask questions of MCAD alumni about their journey into the world after leaving MCAD. The focus of the series is to learn from each other and to be part of a bigger conversation!" This series is offered in coordination with the MCAD Alumni Association and MCAD Career Services.
Miami Ad School. Patrick Redmond, PatrickRedmondDesign.com, was a guest speaker July 21, 2008 at Miami Ad School Minneapolis, Minnesota.
"What does 'success' mean to you?" presentation in conjunction with serving as juror (judge) for 1st juried graphic design competition "1999 Juried Graphic Design Art Exhibition" sponsored by St. Cloud State University Program Board Visual Arts Committee, Atwood Memorial Center, St. Cloud State University, St. Cloud, Minnesota, January 13, 1999.
Design Communication Career Fair sponsored by the Design Communication Club, Department of Design, Housing, and Apparel, College of Human Ecology Career Services, College of Human Ecology, University of Minnesota, Saint Paul campus, April 6, 1995. Panelist re: “Career Paths” and exhibitor at Career Fair. [Note: Patrick took the place of an originally-scheduled panelist (listed as "T. Mann” from another design office in event program) who was not able to attend this event.]
“The Secrets of Good [book] Cover Design", Midwest Independent Publishers Association meeting, February 8, 1995, Hennepin Southdale Library, Edina, Minnesota. Guest speaker and panelist.
“How I Found My First Job", College of Human Ecology Alumni Mentoring Program, May 24, 1994, College of Human Ecology Alumni Society, University of Minnesota Alumni Association, University of Minnesota, Saint Paul campus. Panelist.
“Careers in Commercial Art & Design", Guest speaker [volunteer] for an art class at Woodbury High School through the Career Awareness Exploring Program, Indianhead Council, BSA, December 15, 1993, Woodbury, Minnesota.
“Mentors, Exemplars and Inspiration", Design Communication Club meeting, 1993, Design, Housing, and Apparel, College of Human Ecology, University of Minnesota. Guest speaker [note: title of presentation also by Patrick Redmond.]
1991-92 Artist Lecture Program presentation, the Department of Art in Cooperation with the Tweed Museum of Art, University of Minnesota – Duluth, March 18, 1992, Duluth, Minnesota. Lecture/presentation as guest artist/designer.
Direct Mail Critique, panel discussion Direct Marketing Mini-Series, Development Collaborative, March 9, 1992, Minneapolis. Presenter, panelist, and critique/expert..
Book cover design presentation, Minnesota Independent Publishers Association (MIPA), August 14, 1991, Minneapolis. Guest Speaker.
“Database Directed Creative Strategies For Reaching The Other 98%” seminar, Direct Marketing Mini-Series, Development Collaborative, March 25, 1991, Minneapolis. Note: assisted John Bodkin, Vice President, Carlson Marketing Group, in preparing and presenting this seminar; concept based in large part on Patrick Redmond's initiatives and research.
“The Creative Concept in Design” presentation, and portfolio critiques for graphic design, computer graphics and illustration students, March 19, 1990, Ringling School of Art and Design, Sarasota, Florida. Visiting designer.
Design presentation, Graphic Design Association, University of Wisconsin-Stout, Menomonie, Wisconsin, May 4, 1989. Guest designer/speaker.
Publication design and computer graphics presentation, art class, April 18, 1989. Augsburg College, Minneapolis. Guest Designer.
“When Faith Shapes Art: Contemporary Catholic Artists and Designers” presentation, March 1, 1989. Note: part of the 1988-89 Archbishop John Ireland Memorial Lecture Series, “Spirituality in the Arts,” Saint Paul Seminary, School of Divinity, College of Saint Thomas, Saint Paul. Presenter/guest speaker.
“Art in Math” presentation re: computer graphics, (one class session), Blake School, Northrup Campus, 1988, Minneapolis. Guest speaker/presenter
Graphic Design and Letterforms, Gallery Talk in conjunction with exhibition “17 New Designers: Emerging,” Goldstein Gallery, University of Minnesota, 1987. Guest speaker.
Moorhead State University Artist-in-Residence program, (public lecture, exhibition, workshops, critiques, computer graphics, guest lecturer in various classes), November 4-9, 1987, Moorhead State University, Moorhead, Minnesota. Visiting designer.
Art, design, and creativity education in the elementary classroom, in-service workshop for elementary school faculty, presentation, 1987, Saint Peter Claver Catholic School, Saint Paul. Presenter, visiting artist/designer.
"Design Expertise: A Working Model" presentation, “Horizons” series, sponsored by Issues, Ideas and Values program of the Minnesota Union, Center for Global Perspectives, 1987, University of Minnesota, Saint Paul. Presenter/guest speaker.
“How I got started” presentation, Art Department, Bethel College, Saint Paul, 1987. Guest speaker.
Dayton Hudson Department Store Company Editor's Workshop, “Graphic Design & Layout” presentation, Minneapolis, 1985.
"Effective Signs In Your Library", two workshops by Patrick Redmond, sponsored by MELSA (The Metropolitan Library Service Agency), Anoka County Library, Fridley, Minnesota, and Dakota County Library, Burnsville, Minnesota, 1985. Consultant/presenter.
Art direction, photo direction, food styling, and working with food stylists and home economists for food products, food advertising, and food packaging for clients such as Brownberry, etc., presentation for a Food Science and Nutrition class of Associate Professor Elaine H. Asp, PhD, Consumer Food Science, College of Home Economics, University of Minnesota, Saint Paul campus.
Who, What, Why, When, Where & How: A Career Workshop for Artists & Designers, Minneapolis College of Art and Design, Minneapolis, 1980. Panelist.
Educational Cooperative Service Unit Regional Seminar presentation re: design, Marshall, Minnesota, 1979, Presenter.
National School Public Relations Association Regional Conference presentation re: graphic design and publication design, Minneapolis, 1979. Presenter.
International Congress of Graphic Design Associations (ICOGRADA) `78, “Community Publication Design” (design advocacy) presentation, Northwestern University, Chicago, 1978. Presenter.
Greater Minneapolis Area United Way Agencies, Public Relations Seminar, Minneapolis, 1977. Presenter re: design.
Bemidji State University and North Country Arts Council book design and illustration workshop, Bemidji, Minnesota, 1976. Co-conducted workshop.
Minnesota School Public Relations Association, seminar presentation, Minneapolis, 1975. Presenter.
Central Minnesota Artists-In-Schools Workshop presentation, Milaca, Minnesota, 1975. Presenter.
Book design and Illustration workshop, North Country Arts Council, Bemidji State University, Bemidji, Minnesota, November 13-15. Note: Community arts and design project resulted in publication of book Pictures, Poems, and Stories by Children and Adults of the Bemidji Area published by North Country Arts Council, Bemidji, Minnesota.
Alexandria Area Arts Association, Alexandria, Minnesota, 1974. Presenter.
"The Religious Communities, The Arts & The Second American Revolution”, consultation, presentation, Saint Paul, 1973. Consultant and presenter.
United Nations Educational, Scientific, and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) Conference on Higher Education, participant and presentation/case study as University Without Walls [University College, University of Minnesota] student, “Visual art and design in a small rural community,” Vienna, Austria, 1973. Presenter. Note: Conference theme related to exploring alternative models for distance education and world university systems, including the Union for Experimenting College and Universities based in Yellow Springs, Ohio. Presenter and participant.
National Council On The Arts /National Endowment For The Arts (NEA) Conference, "arts in rural communities" presentation, co-presenters: poet/writer Freya Manfred and Patrick Redmond as (visual) artist-in-residence. Spring Hill Conference Center, Long Lake, Wayzata, Minnesota, 1972. Presenter and participant.
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