Dot Magazine - SPRING 2015 ABOUT / ARCHIVE
New Car Experiences

feature

New Car Experiences: Art Center Explores the Future of Transportation

It’s the kind of blue-sky challenge for which Art Center is uniquely qualified—a deep, multi-term, cross-departmental exploration of the future of transportation, in collaboration with automotive and technology partners.

College News

college news

Hoffmitz Milken Center for Typography honors faculty legacy \ INSEAD study-away program celebrates decade of success \ Art Center: Creating change for 85 years \ Three departments launch new tracks/concentrations \ Award-winning architect named College Trustee

Get into the Circle

spotted

Who’s who? A photo round up of recent events both on and off campus.

on the cover

Typeface Designer Mike Abbink

 

Annual Report

annual report 2014 / student voices

When the power of giving goes beyond expectations.

around the world

What’s new? The latest in art and design—products, awards, books, exhibitions and social impact—from Art Center alumni and faculty.

The Art of Seating

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EDITOR
Sylvia Sukop

WRITERS
Teri Bond, Carolyn Gray Anderson, Anna Macaulay, Mike Padilla, Christine Spines, Sylvia Sukop, Mike Winder

ART DIRECTOR
Winnie Li BFA 92

DESIGNERS
Eliana Dominguez BFA 06, Winnie Li BFA 92

PRODUCTION DESIGNER
Audrey Krauss

WEB DESIGNER
Eliana Dominguez BFA 06

WEB PRODUCTION
Chuck Spangler

EDITORIAL ASSISTANCE
Kathy Barreto, Ellen Fujimoto, Deborah Kim, Anna Macaulay, Kat Salerno, Diane Wilson

COVER
Nine “f” ligatures from FF Kievit Slab Medium Italic, a typeface designed by Graphic Design alumnus Mike Abbink (BFA 96), superimposed to show the formal relationship among them.

PHOTOGRAPHY
©Art Center College of Design/Steven A. Heller BFA 85 MFA 98, Alex Aristei BFA 08, Adam Bordow, John Dlugolecki, Chris Hatcher BFA 00, Stella Kalinina BFA 13, Chuck Spangler

Printed on TopKote (FSC and ECF certified) and Mohawk Options (100% post-consumer waste, FSC and Green-e certified).

BOARD CHAIRMAN
Robert C. Davidson, Jr.

PRESIDENT
Lorne M. Buchman

SENIOR VICE PRESIDENT, DEVELOPMENT
Emily Laskin

VICE PRESIDENT, MARKETING AND COMMUNICATIONS
Jered Gold

EDITORIAL DIRECTOR
Sylvia Sukop

CREATIVE DIRECTOR
Scott Taylor

DIRECTOR, PRODUCTION
Ellie Eisner

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