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

Art Center’s annual Car Classic with a focus on “Inspired Design,” held Oct. 21, drew a crowd of 1,500 donors, corporate partners, alumni and auto enthusiasts. Enjoying the festivities (L>R): car collector Bruce Meyer; Art Center Board Chair Robert C. Davidson, Jr. and his wife Faye; and Susan and Robert Wenzlaff, members of The Petersen Automotive Museum’s “Checkered Flag 200.”

Pages exhibition in Williamson Gallery: Novelist Jervey Tervalon was one of eight local writers featured Jan. 6 at the Pasadena LitFest reading.

Spring 2013 Graduation reception: Adalberto Roman PHOT 13 celebrates with a friend.

“Leading Innovation in Nonprofits and Corporate Philanthropy” panel at the Max De Pree Center for Leadership, Pasadena. (L>R) moderator Christy Tennant Krispin; Madeline Di Nonno, executive director, Geena Davis Institute on Gender in Media; Toni Nicole Walker, associate dean, School of Intercultural Studies, Fuller Theological Seminary; Jacquelline Fuller, director, Google Giving; and Marianna Amatullo, Art Center vice president, Designmatters.

Oceanside Museum of Art exhibition The Beauty in the Beast: Crafting Creatures by Neville Page at Jan. 5 closing reception (L>R): Oceanside Museum of Art (OMA) Executive director Daniel Foster, Art Center President Lorne M. Buchman, alumnus Neville Page PROD 90 and OMA board member, alumnus David Arnold ADIL 63.

Spring 2013 graduation ceremony: Graphic Design faculty member and honorary alumna Leah Toby Hoffmitz was honored with a Distinguished Achievement Award.

Spring 2013 graduation ceremony: (L>R) Graphic Design Chair Nik Hafermaas, commencement speaker Dieter Rams and Product Design Chair Karen Hofmann PROD 97.

Spring 2013 graduation ceremony: A fan requests Rams’ autograph.

Lowell Milken Family Foundation Best in Show Award presentation at Art Center in April. (L>R) Legacy Circle co-chair Gail Howland PHOT 04; Archetype Press Director, Professor Gloria Kondrup MFA GRPH 93; Graphic Design student Daniel C. Young; award judge Allan Haley; Art Center instructor Ramone C. Muñoz ADVT 77, MFA ART 90.

Spring 2013 Student Leadership Award recipient Vladimir Almonnord PROD 13.

At a Sacramento reception showcasing Art Center students’ work, Miguel Olivares FILM 05 (far left) and Racquel Ormsby-Olivares ILLU 09 (far right) and their son, with Calif. Assemblymember Chris Holden (center) and Art Center’s Amy Shimshon-Santo, assistant director, Foundation Relations and Government Grants. Photo by Jeremy Thompson FILM 91.

March 7 opening night of the Williamson Gallery exhibition M/MANIFESTATION, featuring work by the celebrated Paris-based art and design duo Mathias Augustyniak (left) and Michaël Amzalag (right), with Illustration Chair Ann Field.

Opening night of M/MANIFESTATION: Mathias Augustyniak, French Cultural Attaché Adelaide Barbier, Art Center President Lorne M. Buchman, and Michaël Amzalag.

Opening night of M/MANIFESTATION: Partygoers celebrate in the exhibition gallery.

Art Center at South by Southwest, March 2013, Austin, Texas. (L>R) Interaction Design Chair Maggie Hendrie, user experience consultant Kathrin Peek, and Austin Center for Design faculty member Lauren Serota of frog design.

Alumni at SXSW: Greg Greeson TRAN 77 (left) and Graduate Industrial Design instructor Lloyd Walker TRAN 84.

Retirement party for longtime Graphic Design instructor Paul Hauge ADVT 59.

Feb. 5 workshop and alumni reception at Art Center, featuring Kickstarter Art Program Director Stephanie Pereira.

 

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FRONT COVER: Westwood, July 2011, from Whitewash (powerHouse Books, 2013) by Nicholas Alan Cope.

BACK COVER: From Vedas (2011), a collaborative project between Nicholas Alan Cope and Dustin Edward Arnold.

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