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Who’s who? A photo roundup of recent events both on and off campus.

Art Center supporters at the opening of the new home of the Illustration and Fine Art departments
870 BUILDING: In June, Art Center supporters celebrated the opening of the new home of the Illustration and Fine Art departments.
(Front row, L-R) Trustee Bruce Heavin (BFA 93); President and CEO of The Ralph M. Parsons Foundation Wendy Garen; Trustee Alyce Williamson; Catherine Hutto Gordon of the Hutto-Patterson Charitable Foundation; and Ruth Rieman. (Back row, L-R) Harry and Betsy Hathaway; Steven Rieman (BS 74); Dan Baker; Board Chairman Robert C. Davidson, Jr.; and President and CEO Lorne M. Buchman.

Art Center students at the opening of the new home of the Illustration and Fine Art departments
OPENING OF THE 870 BUILDING: Students and community members join in the fun.

Art Center students at the opening of the new home of the Illustration and Fine Art departments
OPENING OF THE 870 BUILDING: Students and community members join in the fun.

Nicol Ragland at BOLD Symposium
BOLD: The Art Center Symposium for Creative Entrepreneurs drew a full house at Hillside Campus on September 6. Speakers included Nicol Ragland, above, creator of the multimedia project “Indigene.”

Paul Hibler with Cora Neil
Owner of Pitfire Artisan Pizza Paul Hibler, with Cora Neil (BS 13), following his talk in Ahmanson Auditorium as part of the BOLD Symposium.

Lynda Weinman after her keynote, with Tatjana Luethi
Online learning pioneer and former faculty member Lynda Weinman after her keynote, with Tatjana Luethi (BFA 02).

Stan Kong and Andy Ogden
LEGACY RECEPTION in honor of longtime faculty member Stan Kong (BS 83), left, with Grad Industrial Design Chair, Andy Ogden.

George Falardeau at Designmatters press conference
Art Center Senior Vice President George Falardeau addresses an August 14 Pasadena press conference launching the Designmatters student-designed “Real Change” campaign to address homelessness.

Stephen Nowlin, Robert Lang, and  Meher McArthur at Robert Lang: FOLDED
ROBERT LANG: FOLDED exhibition opening in the Williamson Gallery. (Top, L-R) Curator and Art Center Vice President Stephen Nowlin, origami artist/scientist Robert Lang, and exhibition co-curator Meher McArthur.

Visitors at Robert Lang: FOLDED
ROBERT LANG: FOLDED exhibition opening in the Williamson Gallery. Visitors enjoy Lang’s origami creations, including a school of koi fish made of 60 uncut squares of handmade paper.

Greg Silverman with Ross LaManna at DIFF
DOT INDEPENDENT FILM FESTIVAL (DIFF), June 7. (L-R) The event’s keynote speaker, Art Center Trustee Greg Silverman, President, Creative Development and Worldwide Production, Warner Bros. Pictures, with Film Chair Ross LaManna.

Christian Veillet, Mike Reyes (BFA 13), and Che Thornhill
DIFF. (L-R) Photography and Imaging student Christian Veillet, Film alumnus Mike Reyes (BFA 13), and festival director and Film student Ché Thornhill.

Leigh Gibbons (BFA 14) at Summer Grad Show Preview
Graphic Design graduating student Leigh Gibbons (BFA 14) presents her work at Summer Grad Show Preview.

Ryan Anderson (BFA 14) with his family.
SUMMER 2014 GRADUATION: Photography and Imaging graduate Ryan Anderson (BFA 14), third from left, along with his family.

Jessica Sayers (BFA 14) with  Nik Hafermaas at Summer 2014 Graduation.
SUMMER 2014 GRADUATION: Jessica Sayers (BFA 14) with Graphic Design Chair Nik Hafermaas.

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Sylvia Sukop

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Winnie Li

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Eliana Dominguez, Winnie Li

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Audrey Krauss

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Eliana Dominguez

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Chuck Spangler

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Kathy Barreto, Ellen Fujimoto, Anna Macaulay, Kat Salerno

COVER
Pavilion under construction in Spain, designed and fabricated by Art Center students in collaboration with the architect Enric Ruiz-Geli, through a Transdisciplinary Studio sponsored by Cloud 9. Photograph by Jordi Alcalà (courtesy of Cloud 9).

PHOTOGRAPHY
Jordi Alcalà, Alex Aristei, John Dlugolecki, James Meraz, Chuck Spangler, Jennie Warren

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Robert C. Davidson, Jr.

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Lorne M. Buchman

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Emily Laskin

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Jered Gold

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Elina Gorelik

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Sylvia Sukop

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Scott Taylor

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Ellie Eisner

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