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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
July 29, 2011
Pre-College Program 2011: Success!
Each summer, creative high-schoolers from around the country come to CIA's two-week Pre-College Program in... more
July 27, 2011
Five CIA Artists Exhibit at River Gallery 7/30-9/10
River Gallery presents an exhibition by Cleveland's finest craftspeople. more
July 26, 2011
CIA Studio Spotlight: Glass
Two CIA glass artists demonstrate the beauty of glassmaking as they create pieces for the... more
July 04, 2011
Matthew Hollern Curates "Digital Mettle" Show in Memphis
Professor Matthew Hollern curates an exhibition featuring jewelers and metalsmiths who work with computer-aided design. more
July 03, 2011
CIA Students Take First in International Design Contest
Four interior design students work together to create a winning design for an upscale, theater-inspired... more
July 03, 2011
Inside the Artist's Studio: CIA Professor Sarah Paul
Artist Sarah Paul's love for Cleveland blooms amid colorful collections in loft studio more