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Outer Circle is Art Center’s alumni publication and features alumni-driven content and stories. Produced by Art Center’s Office of Alumni Relations and the Marketing and Communications Department.  If you have story ideas for inclusion in future Outer Circle publications, please contact the Alumni Relations office at 626.396.2305 or email alumni@artcenter.edu.


Editorial Director:
Vanessa Silberman

Contributor: Kristine Bowne

Writers: Lara Warren, Mike Winder

Design: Paul Gillis

Web site production:
Chuck Spangler

Alumni Notes and Events Coordinator: Matt O’Brien

Special Thanks:
Robert Dirig, College Archivist

Cover Illustration:
Andrew Holder ILLU ‘07

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Alumni Notes


Stephen Nowlin MFA FAPT '78, director of Art Center's Williamson Gallery, was recently invited by NASAimages.org to curate an online exhibition of images drawn from their vast archive of NASA-related media. The resulting short video, Things That Float, can be viewed at williamsongallery.net. Follow the Williamson Gallery's progressive program integrating art, design and science on Facebook!


Jorge Pardo FAPT '88 & George Porcari FAPT '87 have their work Untreated Strangeness currently on view at Momenta Gallery through December 12. Momenta Gallery is located at 359 Bedford Ave. Brooklyn, NY. For more information please visit momentaart.org.
George Porcari MFA FAPT '87 received a brief New York Times review for the exhibit Untreated Strangeness. The exhibition featured the work of Porcari, a Los Angeles-based photographer and critic, augmented by three sculptures by fellow alum Jorge Pardo FINE '88 and a video loop by Naomi Fisher.

Diana Thater MFA FAPT '90 invites you to celebrate 3 simultaneous openings at the Pacific Design Center. The shows open November 6 from 5- 8p and include work from alumni:
Leo Estevez FAMM '02,
Stanley Kaplan MFA FAPT '01,
T. Kelly Mason MFA FAPT '90,
Joe Mama-Nitzberg MFA FAPT '95,
Devon Oder MFA FAPT '07,
Michael Rey MFA FAPT '81,
Natascha Snellman MFA FAPT '06,
Jill Spector MFA FAPT '05
and Eddy Vajarakitipongse FAMM '02
The Pacific Design Center is located at 8687 Melrose Ave. West Hollywood, CA 90069. For more information please contact diypdc@yahoo.com.




In Memoriam

Charlie O. Hayward ADVT '70

Steve Madden ADVT '49

Norm Schureman PROD '85

Herb Weiland PROD '76

Robert Bartlett Young ILLU '92