Darren McManus

Darren McManus is an Associate Professor in the Arts & Design Department at Raritan Valley Community College in New Jersey where he teaches Visual Design 1, Visual Design 2, Digital Artmaking, and Typography within the Graphic and Interactive Design Program. He is an exhibiting painter and practicing designer specializing in visual identity and branding with his most recent long-term client being Ajiri Tea and Coffee. Darren has earned numerous grants, awards, and residency fellowships while working between the lines of the contemporary art and design worlds. He received his BFA from the Hartford Art School, where he completed a double major and spent his junior year studying at the Glasgow School of Art in Scotland; and an MFA from Cranbrook Academy of Art.