Art Center at Night Open House
Wednesday, August 13, 2014, 7Ė9 pm,
South Campus (950 Building)


The Art Center at Night (ACN) Annual Open House is the perfect opportunity to become better acquainted with the wide range of dynamic classes offered through Art Center College of Designís continuing studies program. Visit ACN classrooms and sit in on presentations. View ACN student work and meet our faculty, students and staff.

Open House classroom visits
Essential Typography
Illustration Techniques and Concepts
Interaction + Design for iPads/Tablets
Introduction to Filmmaking
Introduction to Package Design
Introduction to Communication Sketching
Introduction to Product and Transportation Design
Introduction to Environmental Design
Motion Design 1
Photoshop Kick-start 2
Printmaking Studio
Visual Communication and Form Development
Writing, Pitching and Packaging Your Story

Demonstrations and ACN student work on display:

Join instructor Leslie Prussia for a demo that explores the art of Letterpress Printing in Art Centerís renowned Archetype Press.

Instructor Graham Moore will be on hand to demo several of the non-digital, traditional graphic design techniques he teaches in his course, DIY.

Rob Sherrill will demonstrate methods taught in Basics of Painting: Still Life. He will also have on hand samples of student work from Plein Air Painting and Basics of Painting.

Student projects from Introduction to Documentary Filmmaking will be presented by instructor and award-winning documentary filmmaker Gabor Kalman.

Meet with additional ACN instructors and see previous student work completed in the following classes:

Animated Illustrations
Basics of Digital Photography
Basics of Painting
Comic Book Illustration and Graphic
Composition and Drawing
Crafting a Meaningful Career (7:30 p.m.)
Digital Painting for Entertainment
Garden as Site
Costume and Fashion Design
Modeling and Rendering with Modo
Creative Sketchbooks
Digital Illustration
Direct Painting
Empowering the Innovator
Intermediate Painting: Composition
Intermediate Photo Methods (student work)
Introduction to Communication Sketching
Introduction to Documentary Filmmaking
Introduction to Environmental Design
Introduction to Graphic Design
Introduction to Painting
Introduction to Product and Transportation Design
Introduction to Transportation Design, Torrance
Introduction to Figure Drawing
Kiln-Fired Glass Workshop
Letterpress Holiday Card Workshop
Mastering Oil Painting
Meditation and the Creative Mind
Narrative Sketching
Plein Air Painting
Right Brain Business Plan Workshop
Quick Sketch for Entertainment
Typography 1
and more

Advisors from Art Centerís office of Admissions will also conduct an information session for students interested the full-time undergraduate and graduate degree programs at Art Center College of Design. (7:45Ė8:30 pm)

Art Center librarians will be on hand to introduce ACN students and faculty to Art Centerís library services available to them.

A representative from Art Center's Student Store, located at Hillside Campus, will also be at the event to let students know about the variety of art supplies, software and publications they sell. Art Center's Student Store is also an authorized Apple seller.

Plus: share your ACN experience in the Video Confession Booth! Watch last yearís here.

The list of Open House participants is subject to change.

Art Center at Night
Art Center College of Design, South Campus
950 S. Raymond Avenue, Pasadena, CA 91105
(626) 396-2319

Free valet parking and light refreshments will be available. On the night of the event, please pick up an Open House program and campus map at the check-in desk on the first floor. And while youíre there, enter the drawing to win a free Art Center at Night class!