Our faculty are practicing professionals, helping to shape the field of graphic design. We bring award-winning designers into the classroom to art direct real-world projects through the Flex Design Studio.
Graphic Design Faculty
Brockett Horne is a designer, educator, and writer. She serves as chair of graphic design at MICA, where she teaches fierce sophomores and daring juniors.
Elaine Lopez was born in Miami, Florida to recently-arrived Cuban immigrants. Shortly after earning a BFA in graphic design from the University of Florida in 2007, Elaine moved to Chicago. There she began her career as an art director at full-service agency Leo Burnett.
Dare is the Assistant Curator of Indigenous Art of the Americas at the Baltimore Museum of Art, is a member of the Yurok Tribe of California, and has taught in MICA's Graphic Design Department since 2017.