Welcome to the Spring 2019 issue of CONTXT!

CONTXT is published by the Office of the President of Ringling College of Art and Design. The magazine is designed and produced in-house by the Ringling College Design Center. The digital issue you’re reading is designed and edited by the Ringling College Digital Communications team.

Meet the many minds that bring CONTXT to life:

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  Sydney Anderson ’20, Susan Borozan, Su Byron, Clonia Charite ’20, Nicole Caron, Stacey Corley, Rachel Drouin, Minna Gannon ’20, Megan Greenberg, Stephanie Lederer, Lisa Moody, Vivian Owen, Andres Paz ’16, Anne-Marie Russell, Rich Schineller, Kate Schwartz, Dr. Larry R. Thompson, Ryan G. Van Cleave
Photography  Ryan Gamma, Matthew Holler ’11, Elan Photography, Rich Schineller
Illustration  Cata Winitzky (Illustration, ’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.