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April 29, 2016
'Dissatisfaction is a core driver that keeps me coming in every day'
As chief designer officer at California-based Sound United, Michael DiTullo oversees product design and branding for the company’s three audio brands: Polk, Definitive and Boom. His team is a collaborative where he keeps his skills sharp by making product sketches alongside colleagues and letting the best sketch win.
A 1998 graduate of the Rhode Island School of Design, DiTullo spent a semester of his senior year at CIA to broaden his education and focus on transportation design. It was a seminal experience, he said, that led to long-term friendships. DiTullo visited CIA during the 2016 Spring Shows, where he offered feedback...continue reading
February 23, 2016
Five questions for Hrag Vartanian
'We're all going to be richer if we can maintain all these conversations' more
February 18, 2016
Young ignited the torch, Petrovic carries it forward
Glass department relies on core artistry more
February 09, 2016
Countdown to SIE: A taste of CIA 'from painting to cars'
February 03, 2016
Glass artist Copping: 'Never stop exploring and never stop making."
Five questions for Brad Copping more
January 26, 2016
CIA responds to transportation industry needs
Collaborations helping to create well-rounded designers more
January 22, 2016
Music in Cleveland delivers a dream of a career for photographer Janet Macoska
Seven questions for Janet Macoska more