Dot Magazine - SPRING 2014 ABOUT / ARCHIVES

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Who, What, Why, When, Wearables

Art Center has had the rapidly evolving field of wearables squarely in its sights for years. Today, our students, instructors and alumni are busy imagining where this technology might head next.

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More Than a Building—A New Future for Illustration and Fine Art at Art Center

On our South Campus, a new donor-supported visual arts center, humming with creative energy, is designed to amplify student collaboration across disciplines.

spotted

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

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.

on the cover

Detail of Peggy Moffitt (gouache on board), 2013, by Illustration student Ellen Surrey.

annual report

Art Center hit an all-time fundraising record in 2013. Whether our donors chose to support scholarships, facility improvements or educational programs, their generosity significantly enriched the experience of all our students and helped Art Center set a new standard for art and design education.

dot news

Students gain massive exposure through Myspace collaboration; College welcomes new chair of undergrad Fine Art; new Innovation Systems Design grad program; alumni refocus and recharge at Art Center’s new Re/Bootcamp.

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EDITOR
Sylvia Sukop

WRITERS
Teri Bond, Jered Gold, Carolyn Gray Anderson, Mike Padilla, Christine Spines, Sylvia Sukop, Mike Winder

ART DIRECTOR
Winnie Li

DESIGNERS
Winnie Li, Jin Son

PRODUCTION DESIGNER
Audrey Krauss

WEB DESIGNER
Eliana Dominguez

WEB PRODUCTION
Chuck Spangler

EDITORIAL ASSISTANCE
Kathy Barreto, Ellen Fujimoto, Aamina Ganser, Anna Macaulay, Lindsay Rapport, Kat Salerno

BOARD CHAIRMAN
Robert C. Davidson, Jr.

PRESIDENT
Lorne M. Buchman

SENIOR VICE PRESIDENT, DEVELOPMENT AND EXTERNAL AFFAIRS
Arwen Duffy

ASSOCIATE VICE PRESIDENT, DEVELOPMENT
Maya Chalich Fredrickson

ASSOCIATE VICE PRESIDENT, MARKETING AND COMMUNICATIONS
Wendy Shattuck

ASSOCIATE VICE PRESIDENT, ADVANCEMENT SERVICES
Elina Gorelik

EDITORIAL DIRECTOR
Sylvia Sukop

CREATIVE DIRECTOR
Scott Taylor

DIRECTOR, PRODUCTION
Ellie Eisner

DIRECTOR, PROMOTION AND PUBLIC AFFAIRS
Jered Gold

DIRECTOR, MEDIA RELATIONS
Teri Bond

COVER
Peggy Moffitt (gouache on board), 2013, by Ellen Surrey.

PHOTOGRAPHY
© Lawrence Anderson/Esto; Alex Aristei; John Dlugolecki; Chris Hatcher; Darin Johnstone Architects; Stella Kalinina, Michelle Pullman; Elon Schoenholz, Chuck Spangler, Jennie Warren

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