May 16, 2013
Scholarships Fund CIA Grads' Travel Dreams
May 03, 2013 @ Arts Collinwood in Cleveland, OH
Biomedical Art Exhibition
May 16, 2013
Plain Dealer Reports on the Groundbreaking of the New Gund Building
May 20, 2013
2013 Student Summer Show
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See what's screening this week at the Cinematheque at the Cleveland Institute of Art: http://ow.ly/lhzoE5/21-25: Lore, Leviathan, Ozu & more! | Cleveland Institute of Artwww.cia.eduGerman children flee through devastated homeland at end of WWII in potent LOREWhen their Nazi parents are arrested at the chaotic close of WWII, five German siblings set off on a difficult journey through a devastated landscape to their grandmotherís house in distant Hamburg. Stunned by Hitlerís def...
May 09, 2013
Four High School Students Awarded in CIA's National 2D3D Art + Design Contest
May 31, 2013
Cinematheque to Present Two Parallel Comedy Film Series
May 02, 2013
Performance Art at MOCA Cleveland
Continuing Education . Pre-College Graphic Design
Graphic design used to just be about making things look good. Now, graphic design is about making things happen.
Graphic design (also referred to as Communication Design) takes into account the dramatic changes transforming the graphic industry and the importance of clear visual communication. As our methods of communication become increasingly mobile, we rely even more on design to communicate in creative and engaging ways. Everywhere we look, graphic design is a part of everything—from signs to books and packaging, advertisements and logos, television commercials and websites—you name it!
As designers, we will use a visual and strategic thought process to come up with solutions for real world, practical problems. You will get an inside look at the designer’s process from concept to branding to application. We will explore the design principles of typography and visual organization and the role they play in graphic design. The latest technology and computer software will be utilized to build your technical skills. Communication skills and techniques for presenting your ideas will be emphasized as well. You will receive a broadened view of the graphic design field and the impact it (and you!) can have on society.
Larry O’Neal is a graduate of the Cooper School of Art where he majored in Graphic Design and minored in Illustration. He has since developed a professional history that allows him to provide a unique look at the graphic design field. Prior to joining the faculty at the Cleveland Institute of Art four years ago, Larry spent the majority of his career working in regional advertising agencies such as Carr-Liggett (now Liggett-Stashower), Wyse Advertising, and Stern Advertising. At Stern (a former subsidiary of TBWA Worldwide Inc.), he served 14 years as Executive VP and Executive Creative Director while supervising a creative staff of 24. Larry currently operates his own graphic design studio while a faculty member in CIA’s Illustration department and working as the chair of the Graphic Design department.
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