Maddy Cushman is a graphic designer and illustrator living in Kansas City. She graduated from Missouri State University with a BFA in December, 2018. She has experience working as a photojournalist for The Standard Student Newspaper, and then spent two and a half years as a design intern for Enactus, a global non-profit based in Springfield, MO. She currently works as a graphic designer for GPS Impact and does freelance illustration on the side. 
AWARDS & PUBLICATIONS 
The Common Reader, online literary publication  |  2019
Graphic Narrative Publication in Barrelhouse Literary Magazine, Issue 19  |  2018
Maria M. Michalczyk Excellence in Typography Award  |  2018
RESIST! Illustrated Magazine (Edited by Françoise Mouly & published by RAW Books & Graphics)  |  2017
1st  Place in News & 3rd Place Sports Photography for The Standard  |  2016
Photographer’s Forum: Best of College Photography Book  |  2015

LEADERSHIP
Director of Art & Photography of Sartorial Fashion Publication |  2018
Vice President and Events Coordinator of Students in Design  |  2017 - 2018

SHOWS
Teenie Weenie Shaky Hands Senior Design Practicum Showcase  |  Springfield, MO  |  2018
3rd Place in the Missouri State Image & Design Exhibition  |  Springfield, MO  |  2018
The Shindig: Art Show, Hosted by Q Enoteca  |  Springfield, MO  |  2018
Spring Art Show & Sale, Hosted by Patton Alley Pub  |  Springfield, MO  |  2018
Moxie Movie Poster Competition Winner & Showcase  |  Springfield, MO |  2017 
Student Art Show & Sale, Hosted by Eurasia Coffee  |  Springfield, MO  |  2017
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