visit vcd this spring - Kent State University


visit vcd this spring - Kent State University
JAMES VICTORE visits Kent State University
On Thursday, April 4 in the Kiva, 8 PM, the award-winning, self-taught
and independent art director, designer, artist and author will be giving a
presentation, free to the public.
IN TRANSIT: Annual Senior Portfolio Show
Open Gallery:
Tuesday, April 9 – Friday, April 12
11:00 AM – 5:00 PM School of Art Gallery
Friday, April 12
5:00 PM – 7:00 PM
School of Art Gallery
Cece Bell will be honored with the Distinguished Alumna Award.
DESIGN FOR GOOD: Empowering a Better Future
from Africa to Cleveland
Thursday, April 18 at 6:30 PM, keynote speaker and Creative Director of Rule
29 Justin Ahrens will discuss his Africa-based work with Life in Abundance
following a cocktail hour with hors d’oeuvres. Kent State VCD graduate students,
who supported recent work for Life in Abundance aimed at access to healthcare,
will share their research, their role in the project and the resulting prototypes.
Register now on AIGA Cleveland’s website. $10 for AIGA members and $15 for
non-members. Student AIGA members are free and student non-members are $5.
And coming this summer...
INSPIRE: A Summer Creative Camp
Inspire is an annual week-long design camp June 16-21 for high school students
and incoming college freshmen at KSU. Camp attendees are introduced to the
practice of design, the profession and creative problem solving. Inspire is for
students who completed their freshman year of highschool, are ages 14-19, have
an interest in design, photography, illustration and creative thinking, and are
interested in developing a portfolio for college admissions. For more details and
registration information vistit
231 Art Building
Kent State University
Kent, OH 44242-001