Welcome to the inaugural issue of digital CONTXT!

CONTXT is designed and produced in-house by the Ringling College Design Center. It is published by the Office of the President of Ringling College of Art and Design. The digital version is designed in-house by the Ringling College Digital Communications team.


Publisher Dr. Larry R. Thompson
Executive Editor Jim Dean
Creative Director Jennifer Mumford Brady
Digital Creative Director Lisa Moody
Editorial Manager Stephanie Lederer
Designer/Art Director Laura Bucholtz ’04
Digital Designer/Director Andrea Cannistra ’06
Production Manager Karen Durocher
Business Manager Laurie Strothman

Writing Susan Borozan, Nicole Caron, Jamie Coffey, Stacey Corley, Dahlia Ghabour, Lisa Intagliata, Phil Lederer, Stephanie Lederer, Lisa Moody, Vivian Owen, Tyler Shea ’17, Rich Schineller, Ryan G. Van Cleave, Sylvia Whitman
Photography Ryan Gamma, Matthew Holler ’11, Elan Photography, Rich Schineller
Illustration Cata Winitzky ’17
Videos Created by the Ringling College ART Network, the official, student-directed television station of the College.

The information presented in this issue of CONTXT is correct to the best of our knowledge. We hope you will alert us to any inaccuracies. We apologize for any concern they may cause.