share this

Admitted students: submit your tuition deposit
Get started here.
Share This Search
News

News . Feature Stories

Featured News

Illustration grads build comic anthology as creative platform

CIA News Highlight

August 18, 2017

Illustration grads build comic anthology as creative platform

Sequoia Bostick '14 and Amalia DeGirolamo '14 are the publishers of Vagabond Comics in Cleveland.

By Karen Sandstrom

In May 2014, artists Sequoia Bostick and Amalia DeGirolamo earned their BFA degrees at the Cleveland Institute of Art and walked out into that vast expanse called the real world.

Like some of their friends, they didn’t yet have jobs, but they had creative energy. “A lot of people wonder what to do next,” Bostick said. “We wanted to do something that got people involved in making work.”

Within about a year, the friends and longtime roommates were hard at work on the debut issue of Vagabond Comics, an anthology of narrative, often whimsical short comics written and...

continue reading
Animation student grabs the keys to unlock the dream

July 27, 2017

Animation student grabs the keys to unlock the dream

"If I had to be a grownup, it would be to do this." more

Cleveland Arts Prize honors Nunes, Kabot, Birchfield

June 30, 2017

Cleveland Arts Prize honors Nunes, Kabot, Birchfield

Three members of the Cleveland Institute of Art community, including CIA President Grafton Nunes, were... more

Deep learning and attentive faculty make CIA worth the trip

June 27, 2017

Deep learning and attentive faculty make CIA worth the trip

Why Anjhelina Marsh chose CIA more

Print students visit from Taiwan

May 26, 2017

Print students visit from Taiwan

CIA master printer Karen Beckwith hosts three seniors from the National Taipei University of Education more

Second time around

May 22, 2017

Second time around

Psych major makes his art-school dream happen at CIA more

Painter April Gornik to be 2017 commencement speaker

May 18, 2017

Painter April Gornik to be 2017 commencement speaker

Gornik has had a solo gallery show almost every year since 1981 more

Questions?

For more information about this or other CIA news, contact us here.

Upcoming Events view all

Read More

Support CIA

Show the world creativity matters: make a gift to the annual fund.

Read More

2017 Student Summer Show

See the best student artwork in Reinberger Gallery through August 18.

Read More

Cores + Connections

Creating. Connecting. Building better futures.