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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

Alumni Obituaries

Paul Marciel Souza FINE ’47

Paul Marciel Souza FINE ’47 was an accomplished watercolorist, oil painter and educator. Souza was born in Hawaii and attended the University of Hawaii before finishing his studies at Art Center School. He studied with Isamu Noguchi, Frederick Taubes and Millard Sheets.

Souza was a professor at Art Center College of Design for 45 years influencing the careers of many of today's important illustrators and artists. Up until his peaceful passing on October 10, 2007, Paul Souza was painting and teaching classes. He was 89.


In Memoriam

Charlie O. Hayward ADVT '70

Steve Madden ADVT '49

Norm Schureman PROD '85

Herb Weiland PROD '76

Robert Bartlett Young ILLU '92