Patricia Kovic is a Principal at Studio Morris, Los Angeles, specializing in branding and identity. Studio Morris has received awards from the AIGA, N.Y. Art Directors’ Club, Communication Arts Magazine, Communication Graphics and most notably the 2007 Next LA Design and the 2010 LA Business Council Awards, which recognized their environmental graphics for the Graduate Aerospace Laboratories at Caltech LA. Additionally Ms. Kovic is also an Assistant Professor at Otis College of Art and Design, where she focuses on a successful interdisciplinary teaching practice through the Communication Arts, Foundation and the Integrated Learning programs. Her Integrated Learning course NEIGHBORGAPBRIDGE is a featured project on designigniteschange.org. Ms. Kovic received her BFA from SUNY Buffalo and pursued graduate studies in painting at Brooklyn College.