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Michael Etter

Portland, OR, United States

Designer (Art Direction)

Member since August 22, 2007

Michael Etter is the founder of re:active, and currently serves as the Program/Creative Director. Michael is a designer, educator, and activist who works in—and at the intersection of—graphic arts and publishing, media communications, and grassroots organizing. Michael’s work reflects his personal philosophy, which uses the power of the creative process to transform community life through active engagement with people unlikely to be exposed to design. He is currently an art director at Ziba Design in Portland, OR.

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**re:active** issue # 5 - re:define FEAR

Education, Communication Design


"re:define, FEAR" is re:active's first magazine produced in Portland. It is a collaboratio...

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Inveneo Solar-Powered Wifi System

Communication, Communication Design

Posted May 10, 2007
By Jacqui

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I am the founder, director, and evangelist for re:Active magazine. A nonprofit, youth arts magazine that introduces students to the creative process and their own voice.

"Art is not a mirror held up to reality, but a hammer with which to shape it." Bertolt Brecht

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re:Active magazine

My Interests

  • Industrial Design
  • Environmental Design
  • Communication Design
  • Fashion Design
  • Audio/Visual Design