RAMON TEJADA /  ESTUDIO Ramon


Ramon is a (New Yorkino / American)

designer (as Estudio Ramon)

and educator based in Providence, RI. Ramon is an Assistant Professor in the Graphic Design Department at risd.

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Graphic design work
as Estudio Ramon

Selected print and digital projects (art direction, editorial, poster and visual language designs). Selected clients: The New School/ Parsons, NYIT, SVA, the Shakespeare Society, NJPAC, the Brooklyn Philharmonic,  among others.


Some thoughts:

Decolonizing Reader v4, Goole doc.    
    Print Edition, v2, pdf
Serious Business Conversations: Independent Non-Anglo Centric Resources.

Building Raices, Latinx Creatives Panel, led by Maria Useche at Pratt Institute’s Communication Design Department.
“Adapting with Ingenuity,” Connecting from home this spring, Graphic Design students and faculty are rethinking what–and how– they make.
“Decolonizing Means Many Things to Many People”— Four Practitioners Discuss Decolonizing Design, AIGA Eye on Design, February 2020.

Full Bleed Podcast

“Decolonizing DESIGN, a sermon on the hierarchy of design,” Amalgam magazine II, excerpt.

“You won’t Believe What this Bizarre Design Cult Eats for Breakfast. The truth will Shock You,” at Cranbrook.

“We must topple the tropes, cripple the canon,” Walker Art Center, Reader: Soundboard 2.0, August 2018.


Work in progress…

“notes on being a New Yorkino…”




Decolonizing (graphic) Design, research, as part of the Decolonizing Design Reader, v1:



More about Ramon:

Ramon is a (New Yorkino / American)

designer (as Estudio Ramon)

and educator based in Providence, RI. He works in a hybrid design/teaching practice focusing on collaboration, inclusion, and the responsible expansion of design and design education, a practice he has named as “puncturing.”


Ramon is an Assistant Professor in the Graphic Design Department at risd.


He has taught in the graduate MFA Communication Design program at Pratt Institute and at the undergraduate level at Parsons/The New School, CUNY–Queens College and in the MA program at the Minneapolis College of Art and Design (MCAD). He has been a guest artist in the MFA in Graphic Design at Otis College of Art & Design. He received an MFA in Performance Arts from Bennington College and an MFA in Graphic Design from Otis College of Art and Design in Los Angeles.

He has spoken and/or led workshops at Pratt Institute, The New School/ Parsons, Mass/Art, RCA, CCA, CalArts, Otis, Cranbrook, Emily Carr U., OCAD, SF Design Week, among others. Most recently he has been collaborating with Silas Munro on a series of workshops titled “Throwing the Bauhaus Under the Bus.”

He is a part of US with Nic Sanchez and Tom Ahn and is 2013 Designer to Watch.


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