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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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Product Design Radar

Aug 28, 2014
Product Design
Screen shot 2014-08-28 at 9.25.21 AMI’m loving my internship in China at United Nude Collaborations!! Check out these wildly amazing shoes. I’ve been wanting to see them in real life and finally I get the chance to see them everyday at work!!! I feel so blessed to be working alongside amazing designers. Here are some pictures I took today at [more]
Jun 10, 2014
Product Design
car_lifeA couple weeks ago, I was asked to sit in on a panel reviewing and critiquing undergraduate design students’ visions for the future of Los Angeles transportation. The location was Otis College of Art and Design, located near LAX. Lecturer and Architect Matt Gagnon had given his product design students a simple, but far reaching, [more]
Jun 5, 2014
Product Design
10339563_10152395615181005_7243187273643268325_nA Kodak moment of my TOMS Giving Trip in Peru. This is one of the school children who received a pair of TOMS shoes. I’m writing his shoe size on his hand! — Product Design Alumni, Vivian Nguyen
May 10, 2014
Product Design
photo (19)April Seonyeong Son Jinsoo Kim kristyhsu.com tylergalt.carbonmade.com
May 10, 2014
Product Design
photo (10)emilyleonportfolio.com yawsameen@gmail.com @duncanlemmon rachaelmaeng joondesign.com  
May 6, 2014
Product Design
photoProduct Design Senior Show: May 9, 6PM
May 4, 2014
Product Design
pattyAssociate Professor in Product Design, Patricia Kovic recently submitted a white paper to IDSA (International Design Society of America.) “This paper is an argument for empathy driven, community informed art and design education — for the exchange of ideas, culture, actions, values and knowledge which can shift the way we live and learn in our [more]
May 4, 2014
Product Design
10268866_746821962016635_275330819_nNue Market: An experiential pop-up shop to discover handmade objects + artisanal goods for a well-curated lifestyle / May 10-11, 2014  Space15Twenty 1520 N Cahuenga Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90028 https://www.facebook.com/nuemarket http://nuemarket.tumblr.com/  
Mar 19, 2014
Product Design
photo(7)SUCCESS. Product Design students shouldn’t be surprised that attendees at the 2014 Internship Fair are making them offers. Rigorous New Economy Preparation includes: Cloud Based Professional “trackers,” iPad Portfolios filled with Product Narrative and Non-cognitive skill training in areas like: Listening, Gratitude and Heartiness.
Mar 10, 2014
Product Design
daf70b20f7  “Technology is playing an increasingly important role in packaging. We have created packaging that emits smells when touched and that has membrane switches for initiating sounds to articulate brand message.” Steve McAdam, Chair, Product Design and Vice President Creative Services, Leo Luxe, speaks out about brands, sustainability and future trends, in an article in [more]

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