Faculty & Staff

Viviana Coleman (Cordova)
Assistant Professor
Graphic Design

410-455-3537 FA 219A
vcordova@umbc.edu

Viviana Coleman is an educator, researcher, graphic designer, and artist. Her work has been featured in the books Indie publishing (2008) and Graphic Design: The New Basics (2008), both published by Princeton Architectural Press. She owns, edits, and maintains the website www.webtypography.org. Her motion design work has been aired on Telemundo and BET television stations. She has done web design for the NIH and her print work has been published by Princeton Architectural Press, The Source Magazine, John Hopkins University, and others.

Her work has been exhibited in The Siggraph Exhibition Conference and Ssamzie Space, Gallery 175 in Seoul, Korea. She served on the Board of Directors of AIGA Baltimore and she is still an active member of AIGA. Also, she is a member of CAA, IXDA, and IDA. Cordova co-authored, along with Yeohyun Ahn, a book titled Type and Code: Processing for Designers (2009) published by MICA, Maryland Institute College of Art. Before joining UMBC, University of Maryland Baltimore County, Coleman was an assistant professor at York College of Pennsylvania.

Coleman holds a BFA in graphic design with a concentration in Interactive Media and an MFA in Graphic Design from MICA. For more information visit www.vcordova.com