Campus Address: Upton Hall 215A
M.F.A., Communication Design, University of Connecticut
Richard Ross brings over 30 years of experience as a professional illustrator/designer to the classroom. Prior to getting into teaching, Ross ran a full-time design/illustration business for eight years after working full-time in package design-- with one of Manhattans formally best known firms, “Wallack & Harris” -- and book design.
His design work has been featured in Print magazine’s regional design annuals. His illustration work has appeared in numerous annuals including: American Illustration, Graphis, and Society of Illustators annuals. Ross's illustration clients have included most major book publishers in America (and some in Europe), many newspapers, magazines -- consumer and trade -- and some Fortune 500 companies.