Augusta (Aggie) Toppins

Aggie Toppins is a graphic designer, educator, and enthusiast of zines and small press publications. She joined the faculty at The University of Tennessee at Chattanooga after working for 10 years at design firms throughout the United States. Her studio practice is split between serving clients through communications design and making self-initiated work that explores themes related to memory, mortality, and simulacra. Aggie received her MFA in Graphic Design from the Maryland Institute College of Art in 2012 and her BS in Graphic Design from the University of Cincinnati in 2003.