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Westphal Makes

21 Sep 2023
DP Festival


form (something) by putting parts together or combining substances; construct; create.  

cause (something) to exist or come about; bring about.  


Westphal Makes represents the community of artists and designers at the Antoinette Westphal College of Media Arts and Design situated within Drexel University.  This pop-up gallery showcases students, alumni, faculty, and staff from the disciplines of Product Design, Photography, Music Industry, Design and Merchandising, Fashion Design, Graphic Design, Urban Planning, Interior Design, Architecture, Fine Art, Art History, Dance, Game Design, Digital Media and Virtual Production, Animation, User Experience and Interaction Design, and Design Research.    

Our common mission and vision:  We make, create, bring about, whether just starting out at Westphal or as an alumni in the world of Art and Design.  

The Antoinette Westphal College of Media Arts and Design, situated within Drexel University offers eighteen undergraduate majors, twenty-six undergraduate minors, and several STEM-designated and accelerated degree options housed in award-winning facilities that encourage collaboration across creative disciplines in the fields of media, entertainment, design, and the visual and performing arts. Through experiential learning, studio-based curriculum, industry-leading faculty, and experiencing Drexel’s widely recognized Cooperative Education (Co-op) program, the Westphal prepares and empowers the next generation of creative professionals to contribute to, and lead in, the fast-growing $1.0 trillion creative economy.   

For students seeking to continue their education, Drexel University's Antoinette Westphal College of Media Arts and Design offers nine graduate degree programs, four graduate minor programs, and two certificate programs. Each graduate program, from post-baccalaureate to M.S. to PhD, is distinctive in content and is professionally oriented. Westphal graduate classes – whether on campus or online, synchronous or asynchronous – are comprised of a community of scholars, designers, entrepreneurs, and leaders who share the drive to create innovative solutions to solve the world’s challenges.   


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