CCA in the Media News

Posted on Friday, April 1, 2016 by Laura Braun

“We met as grad students at California College of the Arts in San Francisco,” Khalaf says. “And then Nick went back to teaching at Maryland Institute College of Art.

Posted on Friday, April 1, 2016 by Laura Braun

I went to CCA (California College of the Arts) near San Francisco to focus on glass specifically. It was a small department and I loved everyone there. The school was so interdisciplinary. They let you work with all the materials and had a hot shop going 24 hours a day. You could try everything!

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Posted on Wednesday, March 30, 2016 by Laura Braun

Immensely talented Russian illustrator Roman Muradov has quickly established himself as one of the most complex cartoonists around, both visually and narratively. In Muradov’s hands, the simplest fable can become a massively abstracted exercise that is usually part giddy, part confounding. If you’ve been alienated from his previous work because of this, The End Of A Fence is not likely to change your mind, but if you’re intrigued by Muradov’s narrative delivery and structured cartooning, this will probably make you more so.

Posted on Wednesday, March 30, 2016 by Laura Braun

Many of those details were sought out by Jay Ward, the Cars Legacy Guardian. Jay hired into Pixar in an entry-level position but was called onto the production of Cars due to his being the biggest car-guy on staff! From there, his hot rod experience — and his artistic and illustration talent — has kept the wheels rolling with work in other great Pixar movies.

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Posted on Tuesday, March 29, 2016 by Laura Braun

Hailing from a family of self-starters and entrepreneurs, the support and vote of confidence that Emi Grannis received to start a business of her own — paired with her desire to make — made her road to self-employment an obvious one. But it wasn’t until she attended California College of the Arts that her medium became evident: jewelry-making and the art of metalsmithing.

Posted on Tuesday, March 29, 2016 by Laura Braun

On Wednesday, March 23, San Francisco’s finest gathered for the California College of the Artsannual gala, benefitting student scholarships and honoring lauded event planner, designer and philanthropist Stanlee R.

Posted on Tuesday, March 29, 2016 by Laura Braun

Lectures presented by Pier 24's Larry Sultan Visiting Artist Program Programs in collaboration with California College of the Arts and the San Francisco Museum of Modern Art.

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Posted on Monday, March 28, 2016 by Laura Braun

The fundraising part of the fundraiser, hardly ever the highlight of a social event, was over before anyone could say “ouch” or yawn. Presto, $330,000 ($80,000 more than the stated goal) had been raised for the newly announced Stanlee Gatti Endowed Scholarship at the California College of the Arts.

Posted on Monday, March 28, 2016 by Laura Braun

The California College of the Arts added a twist at its recent fundraiser honoring Stanlee Gatti at its Dogpatch campus.

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Posted on Friday, March 25, 2016 by Laura Braun

Smith said the concept for the class is part of a larger civic innovation focus that’s led by UChicago’s President Robert Zimmer. Outside the school, the program also underscores a growing trend in civic tech education that is seeded by both governments — who are educating through entrepreneurial fellowships and startup collaborations — and civic tech accelerators like San Francisco’s Tumml and Washington, D.C.’s 1776.

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