written by Michael Dooley
This Friday at LMU, graphic designers Maece Seirafi and Pouya Jahanshahi will give an enlightening and in-depth presentation on Arabic and Iranian design and its relevance to American culture.
Erich Joiner, Director, Tool of North America
Dave Bullock, Lead Developer at Crowdrise, Faculty at Art Center, and Founder of eecue
Peter Lunenfeld, Professor, UCLA Design Media Arts
Wednesday, October 22 7:30–9:00pm
Ahmanson Auditorium Art Center College of Design Hillside Campus 1700 Lida Street Pasadena, CA 91103
Free and open to the community.
*EACH TERM ART CENTER’S GRAPHIC DESIGN DEPARTMENT INVITES THREE DESIGN [...]
Art Center Dialogues event, free and open to the community:
Dr. Peter Hall
Uses of Mapping in Design
Thursday, October 9th, 7:30 PM
Los Angeles Times Media Center
Art Center College of Design
1700 Lida Street, Pasadena CA 91103
Dr. Peter Hall is a design writer and design department head at Griffith University Queensland College of Art. His research focuses on [...]
Now that saber-rattling Senators have become part of the noise demanding for U.S. escalation of the conflict with Russia, specters of a new Cold War are heating up. So what can a poor designer do in such situations? Well, Carol A. Wells, the Founder and Director of the Center for the Study of Political Graphics, [...]
3×3: RETHINKING RETAIL*
JOIN US FOR AN EVENING TO EXAMINE THE EMERGING DIRECTIONS IN PACKAGING, THE RETAIL ENVIRONMENT, AND THE INFLUENCES THAT MOBILE AND ONLINE MEDIA HAVE ON THE EXPERIENCE OF SHOPPING.
CREATIVE DIRECTOR, PACKAGING AND MERCHANDISE
STARBUCKS COFFEE COMPANY
DESIGNER, PHOTOGRAPHER AND
DOCUMENTARIAN, TESTLAB BERLIN STUDIO
CO-FOUNDER & CEO, COMMODITY
WEDNESDAY 11/13, 7:30–9PM
LOS ANGELES TIMES MEDIA CENTER (LAT)
ART CENTER COLLEGE OF DESIGN, HILLSIDE CAMPUS
1700 LIDA STREET, PASADENA, CA 91103
This from Philip Meggs, author of Meggs’ History of Design, about Art Center’s upcoming guest speaker: “In Warren Lehrer’s extraordinary books, full of typographic innovation, he seeks to trap thought, sound, and speech in time and space on the printed page. The result is theater… The reader – viewer/listener – experiences the pathos within the [...]
Whether it’s graphic design, branding, environments, illustration, photography, or film, the art of visual storytelling is the most powerful method to convey messages in an elegant, entertaining, and informative way. With that in mind, Art Center will hold an event at the Ahmanson titled VISUAL STORYTELLING EXAMINED this Wednesday evening, June 12th.
Husband and wife Jerry [...]