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    QNSMADE by Amy Wu

    A design project dedicated to defining the borough of Queens through its people with interviews, photographs, and a resource directory.

    • 45% funded
    • $3,860 pledged
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    MFA Interaction Design student Amy Wu presents QNSMADE, a website that presents the borough of Queens by the people who know it best, its residents.

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    Maker's Alphabet by Melody Quintana & Sneha Pai

    A book that celebrates old and new ways of making. For kids from 1 to 100.

    • 216% funded
    • $9,764 pledged
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    MFA Interaction Design students Melody Quintana and Sneha Pai present Maker's Alphabet, a book that highlights 26 different creative processes.

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    Experience Journal : Notebook for your creative observation by Hanna Yoon

    Blank page anxiety be gone! Prompt your best creative observation and capture your memories of the beautiful spaces.

    • 158% funded
    • $3,954 pledged
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    Current MFA Interaction Design student Hanna Yoon presents the Experience Journal, a notebook that encourages its user to observe, think and capture the space around them.

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    A Memory Between Us - A postcard kit when you travel by Dami You

    This postcard kit allows traveling companions to document their journey together and to share it with their loved ones.

    • 1,139% funded
    • $11,391 pledged
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    Current MFA Interaction Design student Dami You presents A Memory Between Us, a postcard kit that is shared between two travelers to document their experiences.

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    SCHMUCK: A Graphic Novel by Seth Kushner

    A semi-autobio graphic novel anthology about one schmuck's quest for love and the meaning of life in New York City.

    Successful!
    • 105% funded
    • $15,846 pledged
    • Funded

    BFA Photography alumnus Seth Kushner presents Schmuck; a semi-autobiographical graphic novel anthology about finding love in New York City.

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    The UpStanding Desk by UpStanding

    Turn any desk or table into a standing desk using the adjustable, portable, affordable UpStanding Desk. Think on your feet.

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    • 1,051% funded
    • $105,186 pledged
    • Funded

    MFA Interaction Design students Sam Carmichael and Mikey Chen present The UpStanding Desk, an adjustable, portable and affordable unit that turns any desk or table into a standing desk.

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    A Postcard From Lily Dale by Marshall Arisman and Francesco Portinari

    This documentary is the story of an artist, Marshall Arisman, whose creative life was highly influenced by his psychic grandmother.

    Successful!
    • 131% funded
    • $13,135 pledged
    • Funded

    MFA Illustration as Visual Essay chair Marshall Arisman presents A Postcard from Lily Dale, a documentary exploring how his creative life was influenced by his psychic grandmother.

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    The Collected Counter Attack! by Alisa Harris

    Follow the antics of my two mischievous cats, Fidget and Moe, in this 180 page, hardcover comic edition.

    Successful!
    • 117% funded
    • $10,545 pledged
    • Funded

    BFA Animation alumnus Alisa Harris presents The Collected Counter Attack!, a hardcover comic edition based on the artist's two mischievous cats.

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    Kapital Creation: A Beijing State of Mind by Matthew Niederhauser & John Fitzgerald

    An unsustainable precedent. A city at odds. A creative capital. A documentary examining Beijing's rampant development.

    Successful!
    • 138% funded
    • $47,191 pledged
    • Funded

    MFA Art Practice alumnus Matthew Niederhauser presentts Kapital Creation, a documentary examininng Beijing's rampant development.

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    The Penitentiary : Battery Project by Cat Ferreira & Marina Andrijčić-Ojeda

    A collaborative site-specific art exhibition to take place in abandoned war-era prisons throughout Eastern Europe.

    Successful!
    • 103% funded
    • $10,321 pledged
    • Funded

    BFA Fine Arts alumnus Marina Andrijčić-Ojeda presents The Penitentiary, a site-specific art exhibition that will be shown in abandoned war-era prisons throughout Eastern Europe.

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    Indigo Apparel: High Fashion Meets Sustainability by Jackii Ramis

    A start-up fashion brand with a new take on sustainable design and textiles.

    Successful!
    • 107% funded
    • $8,561 pledged
    • Funded

    BFA Fine Arts alumnus Laura Parlato presents Indigo Apparel, a start-up fashion brand that's using sustainable designs and textiles.

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    Kickstart : ARGENT NYC by Adrien Dacquel

    ARGENT is a fledgeling t-shirt company that delivers handprinted designs by Brooklyn based Illustrator, Adrien Dacquel.

    Successful!
    • 106% funded
    • $10,600 pledged
    • Funded

    BFA Illustration alumnus Adrien Dacquel presents ARGENT, a handprinted t-shirt company.

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    Angela Miskis - Leipzig International Art Programme by Angela Miskis

    NYC-based painter raising money to attend a five month international artist residence in Leipzig, Germany.

    Successful!
    • 120% funded
    • $3,000 pledged
    • Funded

    BFA Visual and Critical Studies alumnus Angela Miskis is raising money for her 5 month residency in Leipzig, Germany.

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    WILDCATS: The Series by Rachel Puchkoff

    Feminism, Farts, & Fun. We're proud of our F's at Wallis Hills High.

    Successful!
    • 106% funded
    • $5,836 pledged
    • Funded

    BFA Film alumnus Rachel Puchkoff presents Wildcats, a web-series following a group of cheerleaders.

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    BEFORE THE BOMB- A short film that will make you laugh & cry by Tannaz Hazemi

    10 yr-old Elsa takes matters into her own hands when Child Services plans a visit that could separate her from her 5 yr-old brother

    Successful!
    • 103% funded
    • $51,504 pledged
    • Funded

    BFA Film, Video and Animation faculty member James Grimaldi presents Before the Bomb, a short film that explores the length that 10-year old Elsa will go to protect her brother.

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    Steel Ice & Stone - Relaunch by Anita Giraldo

    What if you could re-live a nuance of a special moment in the past? A sensory artwork about memory recall invites you to do just that.

    Successful!
    • 101% funded
    • $10,165 pledged
    • Funded

    MFA Photography, Video and Related Media alumnus Anita Giraldo presents Steel Ice & Stone, a sensory installation that helps its viewer recall memories and moments from their lives.

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    Red Umbrella Diaries: A Documentary About Sex Worker Stories by Audacia Ray

    7 sex workers take the stage at Joe’s Pub for a once-in-a-lifetime chance to share their stories-a doc by Emmy Award winning filmmakers

    Successful!
    • 165% funded
    • $24,751 pledged
    • Funded

    BFA Film and Video alumnus David Kornfield presents The Red Umbrella Diaries, a documentary film about 7 LGBTQ sex worker storytellers as they prepare for the biggest performance of their lives.

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    Petroglyphs, Good Impressions, and the "Love Me" Piece by Kevin Sudeith

    Creating a permanent document of modern life in a fishing village and making works on paper to transmit the art to remote audiences

    Successful!
    • 113% funded
    • $2,265 pledged
    • Funded

    MFA Fine Arts alumnus Kevin Sudeith presents new works on paper from his series of modern petroglypphs.

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    BARON FIG - Sketchbooks & Notebooks for Thinkers by Joey Cofone

    Sketchbooks & notebooks designed with an underlying philosophy of simplicity, usefulness & community.

    Successful!
    • 1,121% funded
    • $168,289 pledged
    • Funded

    BFA Design alumnus Joey Cofone presents Baron Fig, a series of sketchbooks and notebooks who's design keeps you the user in mind.

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    The Artiest iPhone Cases by Lauren Simkin Berke

    Handcrafted collage art in the form of a protective hardcase for your treasured iPhone (for 3G, 3GS, 4, 4S, 5 & 5S).

    Successful!
    • 167% funded
    • $2,012 pledged
    • Funded

    MFA Illustration as Visual Essay alumnus Lauren Simkin Berke presents iPhone cases based on her handcrafted collage work.

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    Woody Guthrie 's Wardy Forty: Greystone Hospital Revisited by Phillip Buehler

    Woody's years with Huntington's seen through his letters, family snapshots, rare interviews and photos of the abandoned hospital today.

    Successful!
    • 104% funded
    • $43,924 pledged
    • Funded

    MFA Photography, Video and Related Media alumnus Phillip Buehler presents Woody Guthrie's Wardy Forty, a book of Woody's years at the Greystone Park State Hospital.

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    The New Forty-Niners: Modern-Day California Gold Prospectors by Sarina Finkelstein

    A book about modern-day gold prospectors in California with photos by Sarina Finkelstein, designed and published by Kehrer Verlag.

    Successful!
    • 102% funded
    • $10,216 pledged
    • Funded

    MFA Photography, Video and Related Media alumnus Sarina Finkelstein presents The New Forty-Niners, a book highlighting modern-day gold prospectors in California.

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    I Was a Teenage Girl, Apparently by Lyn Elliot & Nina Frenkel

    A short animation about a woman who finds her twenty-year-old diary, and goes back in time to talk some sense into her teenage self.

    Successful!
    • 108% funded
    • $10,260 pledged
    • Funded

    MFA Illustration as Visual Essay alumnus Nina Frenkel presents I Was a Teenage Girl, Apparently? a 2-D animated film about a woman who finds her old diary and goes back in time to talk to her teenage self.

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    The Rogues Gallery: A Character Study Artbook by Edwin Huang by Edwin Huang

    UDON Entertainment and Skullkickers artist, Edwin Huang present, "The Rogues Gallery: A Character Study Art Book by Edwin Huang"

    Successful!
    • 314% funded
    • $15,707 pledged
    • Funded

    BFA Cartooning alumnus Edwin Huang presents The Rogues Gallery: A Character Study Art Book, that will feature his own comic creations for the first time in a book format.

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    The Bumbly Bears by Luther Mosher

    The Bumbly Bears are a group of bear brothers who go on fantastic adventures in search of honey and fun.

    Successful!
    • 122% funded
    • $1,228 pledged
    • Funded

    A graduate of the BFA Illustration and Cartooning Department, Luther joins a long list of successful SVA alumni authors and illustrators. We like his promise to use a percentage of the funds raised from this campaign to donate copies to libraries.

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    The Domestic Menagerie by Michael Lauritano

    A collection of illustrated works on paper that combines animals and vintage household ephemera.

    Successful!
    • 146% funded
    • $5,139 pledged
    • Funded

    Michael Lauritano will enter the MFA Illustration as Visual Essay program in Fall 2013. Welcome to SVA and the SVA Kickstarter page, Michael and best of luck with both endeavors.

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    LOST UTOPIAS: NORTH AMERICAN SITES by Jade Doskow

    Since 2007, I have undertaken a massive project: photographing all of the remaining iconic sites & structures of world's fairs.

    Successful!
    • 105% funded
    • $10,559 pledged
    • Funded

    MFA Photography, Video and Related Media alumnus Jade Doskow presents Lost Utopia's: North American Sites - her continuing exploration of capturing the sites at the World's Fairs.

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    NYC CORE: Star of the City at Burning Man 2013 by Adi Azulay

    Star of the City is a towering monument honoring NYC's burner community at Burning Man's 2013 Circle of Regional Effigies (C.O.R.E.)

    Successful!
    • 101% funded
    • $12,235 pledged
    • Funded

    BFA Photography alumnus Adi Azulay presents Star of the City, a 2013 entry to the Burning Man's Circle of Regional Effigies (C.O.R.E.).

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    Guns of Icarus Online—Adventure Mode by Muse Games

    The thrilling team-based airship combat of GoIO expanded with towns, trade, player factions, and a living, breathing, persistent world!

    Successful!
    • 198% funded
    • $198,741 pledged
    • Funded

    Another thrilling team-based game featuring artwork by alumni and students from the BFA Computer Art, Computer Animation and Visual Effects Department at SVA. You helped them before and can do it again!

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    All The Queens Men- Photography Book by katie murray

    All The Queens Men takes a look into the mysterious world of men; a part fact part fictional tale set in the magical and gritty Queens.

    Successful!
    • 108% funded
    • $5,950 pledged
    • Funded

    BFA Photography alumnus Katie Murray presents All The Queens Men, a decade long photographic exploration of the rites, rituals and relationships of men.

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    Dead Lines by Marco Ragozzino

    "Dead Lines" is a live-action dark comedy about a guy who lands a job at a call center - only to find out it's haunted!

    Successful!
    • 102% funded
    • $6,176 pledged
    • Funded

    BFA Film alumnus Marco Ragozzino presents Dead Lines, a live-action dark comedy about a man who gets a job at a call center only to discover it's haunted.

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    Sticky Jots by Rae Milne

    Storytelling tools for designers: storyboarding sticky notes and paper prototyping kits for mobile and tablet.

    Successful!
    • 193% funded
    • $4,830 pledged
    • Funded

    Current MFA Interaction Design students Rae Milne & Pam Jae present Sticky Jots, storytelling and paper prototyping tools for designers.

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    Mark This Town by Meghana Khandekar

    Collaborative street art that sparks conversation. Make your own statement using sustainable materials.

    Successful!
    • 117% funded
    • $943 pledged
    • Funded

    Current MFA Interaction Design student Meghana Khandekar presents Mark This Town, a social initiative that brings what inspires you to the city.

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    Li'l Stories by Anke Stohlmann

    Children love stories, but telling captivating stories on demand is hard. Li'l Stories make storytelling easy and fun.

    Successful!
    • 111% funded
    • $5,587 pledged
    • Funded

    Current MFA Interaction Design student Anke Stohlmann presents Li'l Stories, a series of flash cards you can use to inspire when you need to tell a tale at bedtime, dinner or traveling.

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    Send a FISH to L.A.—"Fish Out Of Agua" and Michele Carlo!!! by Michele Carlo

    Adapted from the 2010 memoir by Michele Carlo, "Fish Out Of Agua" has been invited to the 20th annual L.A. Women's Theater Festival!

    Successful!
    • 107% funded
    • $1,615 pledged
    • Funded

    BFA Media Arts alumnus Michele Carlo presents the theatrical version of Fish Out Of Agua, her autobiographical book at the LA Women's Theater Festival.

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    Say Hello To Farewell Books by Farewell Books

    A progressive bookshop and art gallery that specializes in new and used hard to find books in the city of Austin, Texas.

    Successful!
    • 110% funded
    • $16,053 pledged
    • Funded

    BFA Photography alumnus Travis Kent presents Farewell Books - a progressive bookshop and art gallery in Austin, TX.

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    Arrival: A Short Film by Alex Myung by Alex Myung

    One boy discovers that merely escaping into life's adventures isn't enough; eventually all stories end and choices must be made.

    Successful!
    • 109% funded
    • $21,836 pledged
    • Funded

    BFA Animation alumnus Alex Myung present The Arrival, a traditional 2D animated short film exploring one boy's journey into the big city to follow his dreams and overcome indifference.

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    THE POD - a short science fiction film by Eric Pennycoff

    A short science fiction film about an astronauts encounter with a speaking nebula while trapped inside his malfunctioned space pod.

    Successful!
    • 102% funded
    • $7,144 pledged
    • Funded

    Current MPS Live Action Short student Eric Pennycoff presents The Pod, a sci-fi short film about an astronaut who is confronted by a speaking nebula and his past.

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    Bill Plympton's CHEATIN' – An Animated Feature Film by Bill Plympton

    "CHEATIN' is my 7th animated feature and the first being done in a hand-painted style with over 40,000 drawings to be colored!"

    Successful!
    • 134% funded
    • $100,916 pledged
    • Funded

    BFA Cartooning alumnus Bill Plympton presents Cheatin', his latest animated feature film - an adult tale of love, jealousy, revenge, and murder.