As an independent designer and art director for print,
multimedia and the Web, Edwin Beylerian works directly
with clients and with design teams to produce communication
and training materials. He designs collaterals, identity,
publications, catalogs, develops Web sites and interfaces
for CD-ROM including visual concept development, graphics,
2D and 3D illustration and animation, including Flash
animation, with some emphasis on medical graphics. He
has over 20 years' experience in graphic design and
illustration, with clients in the corporate private
business and educational fields.
History: Lawson Software, Firstar Bank, Medtronic,
Carlson Companies, John Wiley & Sons, Pitney-Bowes,
and Macromedia Inc. For the past sixteen years, he has
been designing a wide variety of materials for the University
of Minnesota and Fairview-University medical education,
health care departments, biological sciences and technology
departments, including the departments of Surgery, and
many others. He has also developed a complete identity
and communications package for the University of Minnesota
Department of Facilities Management.
Background s: M.S. in Biology from the American
University of Beirut, Lebanon
B.F.A. from the Minneapolis College of Art & Design.
He has also pursued doctoral studies in Entomology at
the University of Minnesota from 1966 through 1969
Shows: California Building Gallery, Minneapolis
Mideast-Midwest Show, Mira Gallery, Minneapolis March
Residencies: Eden Prairie High School, 2000.
Reisdency teaching 3D software
White Bear Lake Area Learning Center, 2002. Residency
teaching Web software and Polymer clay techniques
Sheridan Global Arts and Communications School Minneapolis,
teaching patterns in art.
Affiliations: Member, Minneapolis Arts Commission
Consultant: ACE Media program, Perpich Center for Arts