Celestial System is a thesis exhibition that aim to highlight the unique styles and perspectives of each student in MICA's Graphic Design program, while also conveying a sense of unity and shared purpose as the graduating class of 2023.

Mentor: Kristian Bjørnard
Designer team: Sierra Faish, Allison Hao, Chaeyun Kim, Xinyi Lu, Ananya Mohan, Anthony Snowden, Akanshya Upadhya, Chloe Vo, Jenny Yoo, Annie Yu

Photo by Chloe Vo.

Software: Illustrator, InDesign

The goal is to showcase the exceptional talent and creativity of our students both as individuals and as a collective, bringing together diverse voices and visions in a cohesive and compelling way.

identity system


Header: Neue Haas Grotesk Display Pro, 55 Roman
Subheader: Neue Haas Grotesk Text Pro, 65 Medium
Body text: Neue Haas Grotesk Text Pro, 55 Roman



constellation grids

Each student gets their own constellation made out of value(s) (what a person values the most in terms of graphic design), the medium of their thesis, and their initials. This results in unique marks for every student, but also a unified set of graphics that work together as well as singularly.


Student’s name: Chloe Vo
Thesis mediums: publication, rendering, objects, interaction, motion
Values: aesthetics, communication
Initials: C, V

All students’ constellations together:

editorial design (catalog)

a few spreads from the catalog

environmental design

the end.