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Art Center in Asia

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The Next Big Thing is Already Here: 60 Years of Art Center in Asia

Take a trip with us through time and across the Pacific as we look back in history and forward to the future. From Japan and Korea to China and Singapore, the College has deep and longstanding ties with corporate and educational partners, and new programs in Asia launching this fall.

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Advertising Now! Preparing Students to Excel in an Impatient Industry

In contrast to their “Mad Men” predecessors, creatives in today's advertising industry have fewer and fewer opportunities to luxuriate over their concepts before a client reviews them. Speed is the new mandate. Led by Chair Gary Goldsmith, Art Center’s Advertising program prepares students for success.

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On Spain's Costa Brava, a Pavilion Rises

Project of Environmental Design students in collaboration with Cloud 9's Enric Ruiz-Geli. (Photo by Jordi Alcalà)

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.

Dot News

college news

Support for scholarships tops $3.6 million in FY14 / Lynda.com co-founder named College Trustee / New chairs named to Grad Art and Humanities & Sciences / Campus expansion continues at gateway to Pasadena / New leader of Art Center library and archives / In memoriam: Martin Lipson

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

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EDITOR
Sylvia Sukop

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

ART DIRECTOR
Winnie Li

DESIGNERS
Eliana Dominguez, Winnie Li

PRODUCTION DESIGNER
Audrey Krauss

WEB DESIGNER
Eliana Dominguez

WEB PRODUCTION
Chuck Spangler

EDITORIAL ASSISTANCE
Kathy Barreto, Ellen Fujimoto, Anna Macaulay, Kat Salerno

COVER
Pavilion under construction in Spain, designed and fabricated by Art Center students in collaboration with the architect Enric Ruiz-Geli, through a Transdisciplinary Studio sponsored by Cloud 9. Photograph by Jordi Alcalà (courtesy of Cloud 9).

PHOTOGRAPHY
Jordi Alcalà, Alex Aristei, John Dlugolecki, James Meraz, Chuck Spangler, Jennie Warren

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BOARD CHAIRMAN
Robert C. Davidson, Jr.

PRESIDENT
Lorne M. Buchman

SENIOR VICE PRESIDENT, DEVELOPMENT
Emily Laskin

VICE PRESIDENT, MARKETING AND COMMUNICATIONS
Jered Gold

EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR, ADVANCEMENT SERVICES
Elina Gorelik

EDITORIAL DIRECTOR
Sylvia Sukop

CREATIVE DIRECTOR
Scott Taylor

DIRECTOR, PRODUCTION
Ellie Eisner

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