Summer: July 2, 2007
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UPCOMING

Toyota Lecture Series: Todd Oldham

A truly transdisciplinary designer, Todd Oldham’s portfolio includes environmental design, photography, graphic design, product design and film. Oldham is best known for his work with La-Z-Boy, Target, MTV and as host of Top Design on the Bravo television network. Oldham recently served as art director of Charley Harper—An Illustrated Life, the definitive monograph of artist Charley Harper, beloved for his delightful, graphic and often humorous illustrations of nature, animals, insects and people alike. During his lecture, Oldham will discuss both his own work and his collaboration with Harper in editing and designing the title, published by AMMO Books. Due to the overwhelming interest in this event, reservations are mandatory. RSVP to 626.396.2386.
Thursday, July 19 | 7:30 pm | Ahmanson Auditorium

Car Classic: Call for Volunteers

Members of the Art Center community are needed for a fantastic volunteer opportunity — Art Center Car Classic’07, “Dream Machines: Imaginations Gone Wild.” As a volunteer, you will have the opportunity to see some of the finest cars in the world up close and personal. Car Classic will be held on Sunday, July 15, 2007 from 10:00 am to 4:00 pm. We are looking for volunteers to work in fourhour shifts between 6:00 am and 6:00 pm. The types of job responsibilities include event set-up, guest check-in, meeting and greeting guests, and break-down after the event. If you are interested in learning more about or assisting with Car Classic, please contact Valerie Leonard at
valerie.leonard@artcenter.edu.
Sunday, July 15 | 10:00 am - 4:00 pm | Hillside Campus

 

 

 

STUDENTS

Grad I.D. Methods & Materials Series

Grad I.D. presents its exploration of Methods & Materials. Student teams will present two topics each Tuesday over the next two weeks. This week, Grad I.D. students will present their research on "Plastics Finishing" and "Coated Surfaces."
Tuesday, July 2 | 12:00 - 1:00pm | CMTEL, 224A

 

CALENDAR OF EVENTS

TUESDAY, JULY 2 | 12:00 - 1:00 PM
Grad I.D. Student Presentation
CMTEL, Room 224 A

 

WEDNESDAY, JULY 4
Holiday: Independence Day
Campus Closed

 

FRIDAY, JULY 6 | 1:30 - 3:30 PM
Internship Opportunities Meeting:
U.S. Internships

Board Room

 

FRIDAY, JULY 6 | 2:00 PM
Ecocouncil’s Tune Up Bike Down
Sinclaire Pavilion

 

TUESDAY, JULY 10 | 1:30 - 3:00PM
Internship Application Workshop
Los Angeles Times Media Center


SUNDAY, JULY 15 | 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Art Center Car Classic ‘07
Hillside Campus

 

WEDNESDAY, JULY 18 | 12:00 PM
Advisement Fair
Cafeteria

 

THURSDAY, JULY 19 | 7:30 PM
Toyota Lecture Series: Todd Oldham
Ahmanson Auditorium


WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 8 | 10:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Midnight Breakfast
Cafeteria

 

THURSDAY, AUGUST 9
Super Thursday

 

THURSDAY, AUGUST 16 | 6:00 - 9:00 PM
Graduation Show Preview
Hillside Campus

 

FRIDAY, AUGUST 17 | 7:00 - 10:00 PM
Graduation Show
Hillside Campus

 

SATURDAY, JULY 18 | 10:00 AM
Graduation
Sculpture Garden

EcoCouncil’s Tune Up Bike Down

EcoCouncil is having a bike tune up day! Come out for a pleasant afternoon of grease, gears, tires, snacks and drinks! Learn the basics of bicycle maintenance, get your bike-related questions answered. Come join us even if you don't have a bike. Volunteers will be tuning your bike, fixing flats, making your bike what it once was before being put into storage. Later, join us for a leisurely ride around the Rose Bowl at 5:00 pm. Thanks to Traci Joy (ACSG) and Linda Estrada (AC Operations) for their support.
Friday, July 6 | 2:00 pm | Sinclair Pavilion

Illustration Film Sneak Peak

The Illustration Department invites all students, staff and faculty to a sneak peek of "Hollywood Hidden From View," a documentary on production design that will air on PBS. Please join us for a question and answer session with the filmmaker, Keith Lawrence.
Tuesday, July 3 | 1:00 pm | Los Angeles Times Media Center

Scholarship Review: Ilustration Department

The Illustration Department will be conducting reviews beginning Week 8 on the Hillside Campus hallways.
Thursday, July 12 | Hillside Campus

 

CAMPUS NOTES

Designmatters Congratulates Jonas Mayabb

The Designmatters PSA, "Fat Lane," which was licensed to Participant Productions last year in support of their film, Fast Food Nation, has just received the first place Young Directors Award at the Cannes Film Festival (Category: Non European Film School). Congratulations to Jonas on this exciting and well-deserved achievement.

College Archives: Staff History Project

All staff members are encouraged to supply the College Archives with your name, department, position title and the month and year you started at Art Center for each position held. This information will help the Archivist identify documents and photographs, and keep a more accurate record of the history of Art Center staff. In addition, this information will help plan the records management program. Please email this information to College Archivist Robert Dirig at robert.dirig@artcenter.edu. If you have any questions, you can also contact Robert directly at 626.396.2208.

SIX alumni making fine art Exhibition

The SIX exhibition organized by the Alyce de Roulet Williamson Gallery features alumni of the College whose work has contributed substantially to the contemporary art practice. The featured artists are Sharon Lockhart (MFA ART ’93), Jennifer Steinkamp (MFAART ’91), Hiroshi Sugimoto (PHOT’74), Mark Tansey (FINE ’72), Charlie White (MFA ART ’98) and Pae White (MFAART ’91).
Saturday, June 2 — Sunday, August 19 | Williamson Gallery

 

 

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OFFICE OF CAREER SERVICES

Internship Oppotunities Meetings

Students in their 5th through 7th terms, who are in good academic standing (2.5 cumulative GPA), are eligible to apply for internships arranged through the Office of Career Services. Internships provide practical "hands-on" professional work experience and may, in some instances, strengthen your potential for employment upon graduation. If you are interested in applying for a Fall 2007 internship, it is imperative that you attend one of the following Internship Opportunities Meetings, as well as the Internship Application Prep Workshop.

U.S. Internships
Friday, July 6 | 1:30 - 3:30 pm | Board Room

Internship Applications Workshop
Tuesday, July 10 | 1:30 - 3:00 pm | Los Angeles Times Media Center

designmatters: Internships Meeting
Tuesday, July 10 | 3:00 pm | Graduate I.D. Conference Room

 

opportunities

Work-Study Available in Public Programs

Public Programs is looking for student workers to assist parttime in our administrative office at the South Campus. Must be able to work weekday evenings. Work-Study students preferred.
Please contact Molly Smith at 626.396.2383 for more information.

9th Annual HOW Interactive Design Awards

The deadline for HOW's Interactive Design Awards is coming up. Websites, kiosks, CDs, DVDs, games and banner ads are all welcome entries. Best of Show winner's work will be featured in HOW's April 2008 Design Annual and the winner will also get a free trip to the 2008 HOW Design Conference.
Details at: www.howdesign.com/competitions/idc/index.asp
Deadline: Monday, July 16, 2007

PAVE Student Design Competition

PAVE’s 2007 Student Design Competition is sponsored by Sony Electronics Inc. This annual competition, now in its 13th year, is geared toward college-level students involved in retail planning, merchandising, and branding programs. Keep in mind that all entries will not be returned and winning entries will become property of the sponsor (Sony Electronics). Students are advised to keep a copy of their entries.
Details at: www.paveinfo.org./competition/comp_2007.cfm
Deadline: Monday, November 5, 2007

Bulletin

The Bulletin is published weekly by the Marketing and Communications Department. All students, faculty and staff are encouraged to provide new information on a regular basis. Copy for the Bulletin must be received by Wednesday at 12:00 pm. Submit news and events to the Office of Public Relations in the Annex Building, or to monica.nakamine@artcenter.edu.

 

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