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June 18, 2015
Students partner with local organizations to exhibit their work
For decades, students in CIA’s design majors have been serving internships with manufacturers and design consultancies, and, in the process, making helpful contacts and gaining valuable professional experience before graduation.
With notable exceptions, students pursuing visual arts generally have not had access to comparable internship experiences. Until now.
Thanks to a grant from the Fenn Educational Fund of the Cleveland Foundation, and some smart thinking by faculty and staff members, CIA this year facilitated Creativity Works, a program of self-initiated internship experiences for students looking forward to careers as visual artists.
The result: five juniors lined up community organizations as internship hosts, wrote...continue reading
June 18, 2014
CIA names internationally acclaimed designer to faculty
Award-winning designer Deng brings international contacts more
June 04, 2014
A typical student design experience? Not even close!
Design Center course connects CIA students to real companies with real design problems to solve more
May 30, 2014
CIA president calls for cultural policy in Cleveland
Raids on two recent gallery openings point to a need for coordinated effort to promote... more
May 30, 2014
Transformed: reflections on CIA's 2014 Commencement
Painting professor reflects on art, teaching, and 'lives changed forever' more
May 22, 2014
CIA in NYC
Annual pilgrimage immerses students in the New York City art world more
May 16, 2014
Money for the road: CIA grads receive travel scholarships
Six winners really going places with thanks to endowed awards more