Richard Koshalek

Richard Koshalek

President, Art Center College of Design

Richard Koshalek was appointed the fourth president of Art Center College of Design in 1999. Under his leadership, the College has embarked on a landmark program to invigorate its educational goals, expand both its programs and its campuses, and to train designers to see themselves as a force for change in the world. He has served as director of The Museum of Contemporary Art in Los Angeles and is a board member of the American Federation of Arts. In 1999, he was awarded the Chevalier de L’Orde des Arts et des Lettres from the French government.