Summer: August 13, 2007
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UPCOMING

Summer 2007 Graduation Events

We’re pleased to announce the Summer 2007 Graduation Events, which continues with Graduation Show Preview— an “industry” night for potential employers, donors and alumni—on Thursday, August 16 from 6:00—9:00 pm, immediately followed by a congratulatory reception in honor of the graduating class, hosted by Alumni and Corporate Relations, from 9:00—10:30 pm. On Friday, August 17, Graduation Show welcomes friends, family and the entire Art Center community to view work of graduating students from 7:00—10:00 pm. On campus parking will be very limited on Friday evening. Complimentary parking and shuttle service will be provided at the Rose Bowl. Graduation Events culminate on Saturday, August 18 with the Graduation Ceremony from 10:00 am—12:00 noon. The guest speaker is Harald Belker (TRAN ’90), designer of vehicles and props for numerous films, including Minority Report, Spider-Man and Batman & Robin.
Wednesday, August 9—Saturday, August 18 | Hillside Campus

 

STUDENTS

Locker Clean Out

All items must be removed from lockers by Tuesday, August 28; nothing will be stored or saved. If you have any questions, please call Gloria or Barbara in Enrollment Services at 626.396.2315. This applies ONLY to graduating students and students going on a leave of absence.

Student Work In Gallery

All students who have work in the current Student Gallery are encouraged to pick up their pieces by Friday, August 10 through Monday, August 13. Any work that has not been picked up from the Gallery storage room from earlier shows will be disposed of if not picked up by Monday, August 13 in order to make room for incoming pieces. Please contact Julian Goldwhite in the Exhibitions Office if you need to make arrangements for the pick up of your work at 626.396.2398, or stop by the Gallery.

Last Chance to See SIX alumni making fine art

The SIX exhibition features alumni of the College whose work has contributed substantially to the contemporary art practice. This exhibit is in it’s final week.
Final Day: Sunday, August 19 | Williamson Gallery

 

CALENDAR OF EVENTS

MONDAY, AUGUST 13
Senior Exhibition: Brenton Overton
Undergraduate Fine Art Gallery


WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 15 | 7:00 - 9:00 PM
Art Center at Night Open House
South Campus


THURSDAY, AUGUST 16 | 1:00 PM
On-Campus Recruitment:
Product Design &Environmental Design

Hillside Campus


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


FRIDAY, AUGUST 17 | 1:00 PM
On-Campus Recruitment: Graphic Design
Hillside Campus


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


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


SUNDAY, AUGUST 19
Pebble Beach Concourse d’Elegance
Carmel, CA


MONDAY, SEPTEMBER 3
Holiday: Labor Day
Campus closed


WEDNESDAY, SEPT. 5 - FRIDAY, SEPT. 7
Art Center at the United Nations
60th Annual DPI/NGO Conference

UN Headquarters, New York


THURSDAY, SEPT. 6 - SATURDAY, SEPT. 29
Exhibition: The Great Picture
South Campus Wind Tunnel


SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 8
Fall ‘07 Term Begins


THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 27 TBA
Toyota Lecture Series: Chris Paine
Hillside Campus

 

 

OFFICE OF CAREER SERVICES

On-Campus Recruitment

The Office of Career Services invites companies to conduct on-campus portfolio reviews to identify and recruit graduating students for existing or potential job opportunities. Only Summer 2007 degree candidates are eligible to take advantage of On-Campus Recruitment.

Product & Environmental Design
Thursday, August 16 | 1:00pm | Board Room
Graphic Design
Friday, August 17 | 11:00 am | Board Room

 

CAMPUS NOTES

Congratulations Art Center Student Winners and Finalists

The 2007 Adobe Design Achievement Awards recently revealed their selections for the year's most talented students representing colleges and universities throughout the world. Art Center students received four of the 27 honors: two as "Winners" and two as "Finalists." Sean Teegarden received top honors in the Digital Photography category for his "True Character" collection while Aaron Kapor won in the Print Design Multi-Page section for "Car Color Timeline." Finalists included Mr. Kapor and his fellow Graphic Design students Ricardo Beltran, Yuri Chung and Kevin Wong in Digital Illustration for "YAY! GPK!" and William Ismael in the Interactive and Web Design section for his portfolio site, www.williamismael.com. In addition, congratulations to STEP Best of Web Design 2007 and Graphis Gold Medal Winners, Brian Boyl, Carolina Trigo, Joshua Moore, Peter Chan, and Nik Hafermaas for the Art Center College of Design, Graphic Design department website.

QBN Sessions

QBN—parent company of the creative and tech job website Krop, the Vantageous advertising network, and Newstoday, providing news for a better tomorrow—invite Art Center students, faculty and staff to a full day of creative inspiration and discussion followed by cocktails and music with sensational views of the city lights. The design lecture features an incredible lineup of speakers, including artist Shepard Fairey, design technologist Joshua Davis, graphic designer Michael C. Place, and photographer Michael Muller. Tickets for the multidisciplinary creative lecture are $240, with an amazing 50% discount being offered to students who use the code “acstudent.” (QBN will be checking Art Center student IDs at the event.) For more information, visit http://www.qbnsessions.com.
Friday, September 7 | 9:00 am—9:00 pm | The Getty Center

Bulletin

The Bulletin is published by the Marketing and Communications Department, and serves as the main weekly internal communications vehicle for Art Center, containing information for students, faculty, staff, and the greater Art Center community. 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 noon. Submit news and events to the Office of Public Relations in the Annex Building, or to monica.nakamine@artcenter.edu.

 

SUSTAINABILITY07+

DID YOU KNOW...

While 70% of the Earth’s surface is covered by water, 97.5% is salt water and 2.5% is fresh water, with less than 1% readily available for human consumption.

For more information visit: globalgreen.org

 

 

opportunities

Be a High School Art Mentor

If you are interested in working as a teacher’s assistant for local high school art teachers, attend one of the information sessions on the High School Art Mentor program on Tuesday, September 11 or Wednesday, September 12 from 1:00 – 2:00 pm in the Board Room. Four local high schools participate in this program. You MUST be Federal Work-Study eligible in order to be a mentor. The rate of pay is $12 per hour. Attendance is mandatory at either one of the two meetings— even if you have worked as a mentor in the past. If you absolutely cannot attend one of the sessions due to class conflicts, contact Lacy VanCourt, 626.396.2468 or Elias
Gonzalez, 626.396.2369 in Admissions.

Student Worker Needed in Enrollment Services

If you are interested in making some money and are eligible for work-study, stop by or call Gloria or Barbara in Enrollment Services at 626.396.2315. Help is needed over the break for locker clean-out, new student registration on Friday, September 7th, and other necessary tasks.

Work-Study Students Needed in Student Life

Are you looking for meaningful work on-campus to help pay your bills? Do you need the convenience of not leaving campus to avoid looking for a parking spot and to save more time for studying? Do you want to enjoy a job that gives you an opportunity to meet other students, be involved in fun events, and provide important programs and services to your peers? If all of this sounds ideal, apply for the Office of Student Life Assistant position. If you are Work-Study eligible, please stop by to see Jeffrey Hoffman, Director of Student Life, or the Financial Aid Office to find out if your skills and interests match the job. You can also call 626.396.2325 or email jeffrey. hoffman@artcenter.edu to express your interest.

Images’ 6th Annual Photography Competition

The competition is open to professional artists and photographers, as well as to photographer trainees. Its first aim is to discover new talents, with no age criteria, and give them the opportunity to realize a unique project. The selected project will be exhibited at IMAGES' 08, which will take place in Vevey, Switzerland in 2008. The international jury, chaired this year by Balthasar Burkhard, is composed of key figures from the visual arts world. It will make its choice on the basis of proposed files and will designate the winners of the Grand Prix International de Photographie de Vevey as well as other awards and distinctions. The main criteria for selection will be the richness of ideas reflected in the content as well as in the form of the work.
Details at: http://www.images.ch
Deadline: Sunday, September 30, 2007

Love Your Earth Competition

As each day goes by, the problems facing the earth become more and more apparent. It’s quite clear that many things must change. Throughout history, graphic design has proved itself as one of the best means to instigate a change in society and communicate the urgency of action. We are looking for graphic artworks that will raise awareness of the environmental issues affecting our delicate planet. Your graphic design work should provoke a positive change in the many things that are compromising our biosphere.
Deadline: Saturday, September 1, 2007
Details at: http://www.designboom.com/loveyourearth.html

 

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