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BFA Graphic Design, Parsons School of Design
MAT, Belmont University
Before moving to Nashville in 1987, Judith Sweeney O’Bryan spent 12 years working for advertising agencies in Manhattan. Her professional experience includes assistant art director at Dancer Fitzgerald Sample; art director at Kallir, Phillips & Ross; and senior art director at Sudler & Hennessey (the healthcare division of Young & Rubicam). Sweeney O’Bryan is the principle owner and creative director of Sweeney O’Bryan Design, a graphic design studio that provides brochures, annual reports, corporate identities, branding, and advertising for both regional and national clients.
BFA Graphic Design, Middle Tennessee State University
MA Illustration, Syracuse University
MFA Illustration, Hartford Art School
Dan Brawner’s personal and commercial work has been juried into numerous industry competitions, publications, and museum exhibitions, including American Illustration, Frist Museum of Art, Huntsville Museum of Art, Society of Illustrators/Museum of Illustration, Society of Illustrators of Los Angeles, PRINT, and El Instituto de Artes Gráficas de Oaxaca. His limited-edition books and sketchbooks are in the collections of Stanford University and Vanderbilt University. Recent work was juried into the international book of communication design, Graphis Design Annual 2020.