Rachel Berger is a designer in California. Lately, she’s been into current events, reading and writing, architecture, technology, cities, politics, identity, and fiber.

RISD’s New President Is a Signal of Changing Priorities in Design 

for AIGA Eye on Design

An essay about changing priorities in design, from the ascendance of design in tech
and business to the racial reckoning of the Black Lives Matter movement.
current events, politics, reading and writing


“Every school, every company, every agency, was celebrating Juneteenth, posting black squares on social media, taking accountability, and committing to action.”

Thumbnail image courtesy RISD. Photo treatment by Jarrett Fuller.