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  • Rendering female models and celebrities on large-scale canvases and with quick, expressive brushstrokes, painter Katherine Bernhardt examines representations of beauty in mainstream media and fashion photography. She paints her subjects with severe, exaggerated features and emaciated limbs that sometimes morph into abstraction, recalling the works of Pablo Picasso. “Some people ask if I hate the models I paint,” she says. “I say no, I don't hate them.

  • UpCycle Day 2014!

    Sep 03| Special Event
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    Join us for the 3rd Annual UpCycle Day!

    Learn about the Resource Exchange

    Bring your excess supplies and materials to share and trade. 

    Stock up for the school year with Free supplies and materials. 

    Help divert our collective waste from ending up in landfills.

     

  • Forrest Gander

    Sep 03| Lectures
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    Otis Books/Seismicity Editions is pleased to publish Panic Cure: Poetry from Spain for the 21st Century, an anthology of poems from eleven contemporary Spanish poets, active from the 1960s through the present. Selected and translated by Forrest Gander, Panic Cure is notable for its impressive range of poetic voices.

  • Jan Brandt

    Sep 04| Lectures
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  • Joel Kyack

    Sep 09| Lectures
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    JOEL KYACK Lives and works in Los Angeles.

    ghebaly.com/artists/joel-kyack

  • A dynamic portrait of the life of computer prodigy Aaron Swartz who championed free speech and data sharing, this must-see documentary premiered at the 2014 Sundance Film Festival in Park City, Utah and was the opening night film at the 2014 Hot Docs International Film Festival in Toronto, Canada. 

    We're excited the film’s director Brian Knappenberger will be our special guest speaker for the Q & A moderated by Movies that Matter series producers Judy Arthur and Perri Chasin after the screening. 

  • Koenraad Dedobbeleer lives and works in Brussels.

     

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Patricia Kovic

Patricia Kovic
Associate Professor
Education: 

BSA, SUNY Buffalo State, Buffalo, New York

Graduate Studies, Brooklyn College, New York 

Bio/Affiliation: 

Patricia Kovic's extensive experience includes creative director for Diana DeLucia Design and senior design positions with Knoll and McGraw Hill. She is an interdisciplinary designer widely recognized in the communications field, her numerous awards include a Gold award from ID magazine and Communication Arts Magazine, AIGA, Communication Graphics and the Art Directors Club of New York.

She currently is Creative Director and Principal at Studio Morris, Los Angeles, specializing in branding and identity. Studio Morris has received awards from the AIGA, N.Y. Art Directors' Club, Communication Arts Magazine, Communication Graphics and most notably the 2007 Next LA Design and the 2010 LA Business Council Awards, which recognized their environmental graphics for the Graduate Aerospace Laboratories at Caltech LA.

 

Patricia was an Associate Professor in the Graduate Design Program at Pratt Institute (New York).  She currently has an interdisciplinary teaching practice as an Associate Professor in Product Design, Communication Arts, and Creative Action/Integrated Learning Program where she serves as the lead faculty for the NEIGHBORGAPBRIDGE course, which received the 2011 Design Ignites Change Award.  She is also the recipient of a 2012 Otis Curricular Innovation Grant for Blended Learning, in support of her dedication to digitally focused, future learning models. 

 

www.neighborgapbridge.com

AWARDS/HONORS: 

Gold Award, ID Magazine

Gold Award, Communication Arts Magazine

AIGA, Communication Graphics and Art Directors Club Award

2011 Design Ignites Change Award

Otis Curricular Innovation Grant for Blended Learning

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