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Story: Mar 03, 2015

Ceramics designers learned skills and gained confidence at C...

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Events: Jan 19, 2015 @ Museum of Contemporary Art Cleveland in Cleveland, OH

CIA Freshman Mail Art at MOCA

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Story: Feb 18, 2015

CIA students create appealing designs for co-working space

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CIA Exhibition: Feb 13, 2015

69th Annual Student Independent Exhibition

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CIA 1991 grad, and our 2015 commencement speaker Brian Michael Bendis dishes on Spider-Man and The Avengers in this article from The Plain Dealer.

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Story: Jan 09, 2015

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Events: Feb 24, 2015

CIA Financial Aid Nights

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Story: Nov 03, 2014

CIA video shows off new Uptown Residence Hall

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Events: Mar 04, 2015

Sarah McKenzie Artist Talk

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Story: Aug 18, 2014

CIA again named to "Best in the Midwest" list

Academics . Liberal Arts . Faculty . Adrian Slattery

Liberal Arts

Adrian Slattery

Title Adjunct Faculty
Department Liberal Arts
Phone 216.421.7000

Courses  Materials + Processes | Professional Practices

Adrian is the founder and principal partner of Design Interface Inc. an award winning design consultancy specializing in industrial, graphic, package and web design. He specializes in design for manufacturing and has experience helping entrepreneurial ventures formulate start-up business strategies. For ten years Adrian was operations manager for a specialty chemical company where he was responsible for custom process equipment design, plant construction and operations management. For the past 15 years he has been principal at Design Interface which has assisted start-up ventures to Fortune 50 companies design, transfer to manufacturing and launch consumer, industrial and medical products. Adrian has been using his professional experience to teach and enrich the Materials and Manufacturing Processes, and Business and Professional Practice, Entrepreneur classes since 2003.

Degree BA (Hons), Industrial Design from Central School of Art and Design in London; MBA, Cleveland State University

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