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everything you need to know about ray kampf

... but are afraid to ask


where is he from?

born outside philadelphia

undergraduate at temple university and kutztown university

worked for various philadelphia ad agencies

moved to miami to work for an entertainment design firm

moved to orlando to freelance and teach at a fledgling art school

summer in austria with kutztown university

graduate studies at virginia commonwealth university


what does he do?

creates, researches, interprets, produces and shares the Knowledge


how does he do it?

uses a variety of mediums associated with graphic design


why does he do it?

Because it's what sometimes needs to be done



kutztown university, kutztown pa

bfa in communication design - december 1986


virginia commonwealth university, richmond va

mfa in communication design - may 2004

thesis: fauxtopia


teaching: a brief overview

orlando school of visual and entertainment Design

     various classes: illustration, visual thinking, and production processes

the disney institute

     disney architecture, faux finishing, imagineering and intro to drawing

full sail

     introduction to computers in graphic design

virginia commonwealth university

     systems design

southwest minnesota state university

     concepts in graphic design, typography, graphic design1 & 2,

     history of graphic design, digital imaging, digital publishing, internships,   

     graduation projects, professional practices

calpoly pomona university

     digital design, foundations in 3D design, graphic design 1,2 &3

     graphic design seminar, special studies


recipient of:

2004 outstanding graduate student award at vcu school of the arts

1992 cruex limerick writing contest award



the orlando weekly - contributing columnist

the bear handbook - author and illustrator

fruitcake fables – author and illustrator


other information:

member of college art association and aiga

favorite living artist: greg crewsden, ed ruscha, kara walker

favorite dead artist: rene magritte, marcel duchamp, manray

been to: argentina australia, austria, germany, the netherlands, england, canada, spain, france, hong kong, macau, portugal, italy, china, japan, qatar and all 50 states