May 23, 2013
2013 Cleveland Institute of Art Commencement
May 03, 2013 @ Arts Collinwood in Cleveland, OH
Biomedical Art Exhibition
May 16, 2013
Scholarships Fund CIA Grads' Travel Dreams
May 20, 2013
2013 Student Summer Show
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High School students: Sharpen your artistic skills at CIA’s Pre-College Program this summer from July 7-20. Application deadline is Friday, May 31. For more information, click here: http://ow.ly/l1rHY.Pre-College @ Cleveland Institute of Artwww.youtube.comStudents give insight on the Cleveland institute of Art's Pre-College Program
May 16, 2013
Plain Dealer Reports on the Groundbreaking of the New Gund Building
May 31, 2013
Cinematheque to Present Two Parallel Comedy Film Series
May 09, 2013
Four High School Students Awarded in CIA's National 2D3D Art + Design Contest
Principles of Illustration
The Illustration department emphasizes the understanding of contemporary themes and concepts as a basis for nurturing the student's ability to translate this acquired thematic vocabulary into inventive visual solutions. The main objective is to motivate the student's visual awareness to a professional level, realization that illustration is an applied art, a business, to satisfy the client needs, and should be executed in a professional business manner. Experience classroom assignments prepared in a job- like situation will introduce the use of a client assigned art problems. This classroom experiment assures the student the opportunity to develop a saleable skill and perform in a professional manner, demonstrating a good attitude and work habits to meet deadlines. Encounter a strong emphasis on different techniques, methods, styles and types of illustration that will further provide advancement towards future employment. Students will be introduced to past and present day Illustrators to give a comprehensive overview of what role an Illustrator plays when dealing in the solutions of design problems as well as better understanding of style and techniques used by these Illustrators to solve these problems. Offered spring. 3 credits.
CIA's Portfolio Tips video demonstrates how to photograph your work.
Karen graduated with a BA in Art, with a concentration in Painting, and focus in Art History, from Cleveland S...more
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