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Five College Associate Professor of Architecture and Design

Thom Long

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Hampshire College Professor Thom Long
Thom Long
Five College Associate Professor of Architecture and Design
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Thomas Long
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Thom Long, Five College associate professor of architecture and design, holds a B.Arch. from Roger Williams University and an M.S. in advanced architectural design from Columbia University. 

Thom is a practicing architect and graphic designer. His work, in practice and theory, explores concepts of communication through and across various design disciplines. His work is highly interdisciplinary, taking on a broad range of projects including architecture, interior design, print and web design, corporate branding, film, and multimedia. He is the owner and creative director of IdeaCo., a creative studio specializing in brand, environment, and ideation. IdeaCo. is a six-person creative team inventing unique brands, interior design experiences, and print and digital media in many different industries. Long is as well a designer and collaborator with Wodiczko + Bonder, an art and architectural practice focused on public art and design; the team recently completed the Memorial for the Abolition of Slavery in Nantes, France. He has taught architecture studios at Columbia University and the University of Massachusetts Amherst.

As a Five College joint-appointed professor, he teaches a variety of architecture and graphic design courses at Hampshire College, Mount Holyoke College, and Amherst College.  


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