Master of Fine Arts, Graphic Design, Wayne State University
Bachelor of Fine Arts, Graphic Design, Kendall College of Art and Design of Ferris State University
Honors and Awards
- Publicly Active Graduate Education (PAGE) Fellowship, The Imagining America Consortium, 2020–1.
- Second-place Winner, UIUC Image of Research Competition. Complicating Matters of Cultural Historical Information Reproduction through Art and Design: A Material/Visual Study on Emigration Data about the Black Loyalists. April 2020. [Related: Courtney Richardson's Transformation of Historical Information. Nov. 1 2020.]
Publications & Papers
La Barre, Kathryn and Courtney Richardson. "Chaos and Conception in the openED Archive." Library Trends 69, no. 3 (2021): 646-671. https://muse.jhu.edu/article/790443
Richardson, Courtney. "Intersecting Black Histories, Art Practice, and Information History." PAGE Blog Salon, September 24, 2020. https://imaginingamerica.org/intersecting-black-histories-art-practice-and-information-history
"Re-embodying Historical Data with Art and Design." 2020 Imagining America Online Summit, October 19, 2020. https://iagathering.org/page/courtney-richardson
"Pursuing Art-Design as Research in Graduate School." Graphic Design Department and AIGA (American Institute of Graphic Arts) Student Chapter with WSU Alumni Online Office, Wayne State University, April 13, 2020.
"Telling a Story with Data from an Artist’s Perspective." Storytelling with Data Virtual Webinar by Library Administrators Conference of Northern Illinois (LACONI) Tech Program, April 10, 2020. https://bit.ly/3ybXSeo
"Re-visiting and Re-visualizing Historical Data through Textile-Art Processes." University of Illinois Community of Scholars Research Symposium, UIUC, Champaign, IL, March 29, 2020.
"Design Consistency with Omeka Themes." "History Harvest: Collaborative Digital Public History" with Kathryn Oberdeck. Champaign, IL, December 5, 2020.
"Name Mapping the Book of Negroes: A Material/Visual Study on Document Reproduction and Representation of Cultural Memory." Midstates Chapter of the Art Libraries Society of North America (ARLIS/NA) Fall Meeting, Cranbrook Academy of Art, Bloomfield Hills, MI, October 4, 2019.