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June 18, 2015
Students partner with local organizations to exhibit their work
For decades, students in CIA’s design majors have been serving internships with manufacturers and design consultancies, and, in the process, making helpful contacts and gaining valuable professional experience before graduation.
With notable exceptions, students pursuing visual arts generally have not had access to comparable internship experiences. Until now.
Thanks to a grant from the Fenn Educational Fund of the Cleveland Foundation, and some smart thinking by faculty and staff members, CIA this year facilitated Creativity Works, a program of self-initiated internship experiences for students looking forward to careers as visual artists.
The result: five juniors lined up community organizations as internship hosts, wrote...continue reading
April 23, 2013
Eight CIA Artists Receive Excellence Awards
Ohio Arts Council announces statewide grants to artists and arts organizations. more
April 17, 2013
CIA Alum Derek Hess Featured on PBS's Applause Segment
April 08, 2013
Dan Cuffaro's Hive Workstations Featured on Clevelandmagazine.com
Hive Workstations are Built from Materials from Cleveland's Demolished Buildings. more
April 05, 2013
Writer Raves About CIA and Cleveland Art Scene
April 05, 2013
New Affiliation Builds Bridge to Beijing
CIA enters agreement with the Central Academy of Fine Art in China. more
April 01, 2013
Art Is Her Joy
From American Greetings to her quiet studio, Sweeney came full circle more