A NYC-based artist, designer and educator, Frances works in digital, print and experiential media. She received an MFA in Communications Design from Pratt Institute in 2012 and a BA from Hampshire College in 2003. She is interested in value systems, critical pedagogies, and crossovers between teaching, learning, and design practice.

She has worked as a designer and art director at Interbrand NY and experiential agency Sub Rosa, and has been a guest lecturer and critic at Princeton University and MICA. She currently freelances at The New School and is teaching design at RISD and in Pratt's MFA Communications Design program.


Links


Recreating a Women’s School: Feminism & Design (with Leigh Mignogna)

“Exploring Feminism, Radical Pedagogy, & Creative Practice,” Extracurricular (Onomatopee)

For examples of recent client work or other inquiries, please contact francespharr@gmail.com