Designing from the Inside Out: Environmental Design at
With a new graduate program in the works, we take a look at the Environmental Design Department's faculty, alumni and students who have brought their expertise to projects ranging from barstools to a public park for underserved teens.
augmented reality 101, alumni benefits, student winners, new trustees, "80 for 80" update, remembering Ed Hanak.
Smart products, books, exhibitions, projects and ventures by Art Center alumni and faculty.
A visual essay on a recent
Were you there?
Recent events both on and off campus.
Hybrid Thinker, Imaginative Realist
A trailblazer in the field of interaction design,
Ian Sands PROD 95 reflects on his professional
experiences and his current project with Bill Gates.
Plus, details on the new Interaction Design program
at Art Center.
Celebrating the life of Donald R. Kubly, 1917-2011.
on the cover
Sami Hayek ENVL 96 sands an Humo Piggy Bank, an object from his new Espacio Sami Hayek line. The bank, hurricanes and cocktail table (back cover) are all crafted from humo, a clay native to the Mexican state of Oaxaca. Created in collaboration with Mexican artisans, the objects in Hayek’s latest line—including the 160 Stool (front cover)—blend local craftsmanship and old world materials with new world techniques and a contemporary aesthetic.