Photo Gallery

Marissa Meier
Student Spotlight: December 2015

Background

As a student of Design and Art History ‘17, I seek a versatile career in design, one of the largest majors in the college of Letters & Sciences. I am always trying to get out of my comfort zone that has become Cruess Hall. After changes of majors, flopping through some engineering courses, and binge watching TED talks for inspiration, I decided I should stick to design and make the most of the hobby I have always had.

My style is very simple, not too much detail, flat and to the point. I definitely feel like color is a big piece of my work, and I do believe that it is a tool and not a requirement. My style has grown a lot through my experiences; although I have learned a lot in design studios, I have taken so much more from my experiences outside of Cruess Hall. I love to take classes outside of design every quarter. This keeps me invested in my education and has also led me to apply design thinking to new areas. 

Work

I am a designer, illustrator, thinker, and coffee gulper. I currently work for Student Affairs Marketing and Communications and ASUCD’s Creative Media as a graphic designer. I work with amazing people who have provided me with a source of learning that cannot be replaced. 

Working with fellow BMES officers, iOS developers, and SAMC communications specialists have produced a variety of experiences and furthered my curiosity within and beyond design. 

Commands

View all UCD Arts departments and programs

Entity admin

Art
History

Entity Rudy Garibay

Art
Studio

Entity koolson

Cinema and Digital Media

Entity admin

Design

Entity admin

Music

Entity Rudy Garibay

Theatre
and Dance

Entity admin

Performance Studies

Entity Rudy Garibay

Mondavi
Center

Entity Rudy Garibay

ARTS ADMINISTRATIVE GROUP

Entity Rudy Garibay

Home:
UC Davis Arts