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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
February 18, 2015
Environment, Art, and Engaged Practice course brought students outdoors, brought new concepts to light
Elective course met in rustic lodge in a hemlock forest more
February 16, 2015
Full-tuition CIA scholarship available to CMSD students
CMSD grad encourages Cleveland students to apply for admission, work hard more
February 11, 2015
Furniture design competition brings student work to MOCA Cleveland
Two student-designed furnishings already generating buzz; another on the way more
February 05, 2015
Designing a career: Jewelry + Metals grads advise current students
Jewelry designers Rich and Austin (Bates) Zarobell were visiting artists more
February 03, 2015
First year student's self portrait makes cover of pencil box
General Pencil Company to feature Julia Maddalina '18 on promotional materials more
February 01, 2015
Two full scholarships to CIA's summer Pre-College program made possible by Cleveland nonprofit Graffiti HeArt