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  • Warren Neidich

    Aug 28| Lectures
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    Warren Neidich is a Berlin and Los Angeles based post-conceptual artist, theorist and writer who explores the interfaces between cultural production, brain research and cognitive capitalism. “Art Before Philosophy not After”. His interdisciplinary works combines photographic, video, internet downloads, scotch tape  and noise installations.

    www.warrenneidich.com

  • 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.

     

  • 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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Graduate Graphic Design (Accelerated Program)

The following is the alternate 3 year graduate graphic design program. Please visit the courses section for the primary schedule and course descriptions.

 

First Year

 

 

Summer

 

Fall (off-site)

 

Spring

GRDS 500

Seminar I

6.0

 

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GRDS 620

Studio Topics: Typography and Type Design

2.0

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GRDS 630

Studio Topics: Social Responsibility of the Designer

2.0

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GRDS 640

Studio Topics: Advancing the Discipline

2.0

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GRDS 650

Visiting Artist Critique

2.0

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AHCS 576

Theory and Criticism

3.0

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GRDS 799

Directed Studies

 

8.0

7.0

GRDS 600

Seminar II

 

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6.0

AHCS 577

Contemporary Graphic Design Issues

 

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3.0

GRDS 622

Studio Topics: Type

 

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2.0

Credits per Semester

 

17.0

8.0

18.0

 

 

                                                                                                                                                                       

Second Year

GRDS700

 

Seminar III

Summer   

6.0

 

 

GRDS 622**

Studio Topics: Typography and Type Design

2.0

 

 

GRDS 632**

Studio Topics: Social Responsibility of the Designer

2.0

 

 

GRDS642**

Studio Topics: Advancing the Discipline

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GRDS790

Final Project

4.0

 

 

AHCS578

Special Topics in Design

3.0

 

 

Credits per Semester

 

17.0

 

 

 

*Must be recommended by MFA portfolio committee

**Students must choose two of these courses

 

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