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Mizoguchi's Greatest Decade

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CIA is very excited to welcome fall 2014 artist-in-residence Chi-Yu Liao, who comes to CIA from Taiwan. A specialist in video installations, Liao artistically e...

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Filmmaker and author John Waters to present one-man show

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Events: Oct 18, 2014 @ William Busta Gallery in Cleveland, OH

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9/18-21: Polyester, Ivory Tower, Policeman & more!

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CIA again named to "Best in the Midwest" list

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Fall 2014 Open House

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Blending Modes Demystified

12/10/13  |  Posted by Leah Yochman  |  Posted in Digital Creativity

If you ever wonder how the blend modes function in Adobe Photoshop, this tutorial will shine some light on the possibilities! Today I will be selecting a few and explaining them as well as showing...

The Importance of the Figure

11/26/13  |  Posted by Jordan Charlton  |  Posted in Digital Creativity

Being able to understand and draw the human figure is a valuable thing to know. You want the people you draw to be anatomically correct, even if you're going to stylize the drawing. There are...

How to Make a Color More Vibrant in Adobe Photoshop

11/26/13  |  Posted by Leah Yochman  |  Posted in Digital Creativity

If you've ever taken a photo and wished that a certain color would be more vibrant, this tutorial will show you how to make that wish come true! Step 1. Open your file in Photoshop Step 2. There is...

Urban Nature

11/21/13  |  Posted by Vanesa Jeric  |  Posted in Digital Creativity

Build a Stash University Circle is orange, gold, and red with the leaves changing color, so I went on a photography adventure! I have a collection of macro photos of colors and textures I like to...

3D modeling: Blender Vs. Maya

11/12/13  |  Posted by Jordan Charlton  |  Posted in Digital Creativity

3D Modeling is a very useful tool that is used by all different kinds of artists. Calculate how a sculpture will fit into a space before building by making mini models, or use it as...

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