Aestheticon debuts at Dakota State

The first ever Aestheticon at Dakota State University will be held Friday, April 13th at the Tunheim Classroom Building from 9:00 a.m. until 4:00 p.m. The purpose of this conference is to unite the local design community through networking opportunities and the sharing of design practices by DSU alumni and former students. The conference is free and open to the public.

Speakers in the conference include many DSU alumni and former students including Danielle Rosheim, Projects and Marketing Coordinator at Heartland Consumers Power District, a public power company in Madison, S.D. and owner of Striped Banana Photography and Design; Chad Hunt, Game Entertainment Director for the Sioux Falls Sky Force; Quinn Kathner, owner of Surf's Up Interactive a web design firm located in downtown Sioux Falls, S.D.; Jeff Sampson, owner of Jeff Sampson Photography in Sioux Falls, S.D.; Doug Wire, motion graphics artist and a 3D generalist for Keyframe, a division of Daktronics, in Brookings, S.D. and Derek Soukup from Lawrence and Schiller.

Aestheticon is organized by Unlimited Possibilities (UP), a student design club located on the campus of Dakota State University. The club's goal is to enhance student's education through participation in professional organizations, and to assist in the publicity of various DSU clubs and organizations. Members of the club have organized several successful events including an annual hand-made Christmas card fundraising sale. Student club members are also actively involved in the South Dakota chapter of American Institute of Graphic Arts (AIGA).

For more information about Aestheticon, please visit their website at



Outer World Screen and Sign


Power Promotions


Silver Creek Productions


Madison Instant Printing

Speaker Sponsors:

Madison Instant Printing


Breakfast Sponsor:

President's office
DSU President's Office

Last Updated: 5/23/12