AICAD Alumni & Faculty Win Prestigious 2017 Cooper Hewitt National Design Award

05/23/17 by Lee Ann Adams

Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum has announced the winners of the 2017 National Design Awards, recognizing design excellence and innovation in 11 categories ranging from landscape to fashion to architecture to product design. Among the winners are two AICAD graduates, Deborah Berke (Rhode Island School of Design, Architecture, 1977) and Joe Doucet (ArtCenter, Communication Design, 1999), and longtime California College of the Arts faculty, Jennifer Morla.


AICAD VIRTUAL Learning Lab – Creative Critical Thinking: Bringing Design Thinking Into the Classroom

02/20/17 by Lee Ann Adams

February 20, 2017 – Lee Ann Adams, Assistant Director / Programs & Operations Join AICAD, NAEA, and speakers Michael Compton, Director of MindMarket at Columbus College of Art & Design and Judy Shafer, Art Education Advocate, on February 27, 2017 (7-8 pm ET) to participate in an ONLINE interactive design lesson entitled Creative Critical Thinking: […]


AICAD Librarians Win ARLIS/NA Worldwide Books Award for Electronic Resources for Lynda.com Tutorial!

02/13/17 by Lee Ann Adams

On Wednesday, February 9th, the AICAD Librarian co-creators of the Lynda.com tutorial, "Information Literacy with Elsa Loftis," were presented the Worldwide Books Award for Electronic Resources by the Art Libraries Society of North America (ARLIS/NA). The tutorial has had over 121,000 views since its launch in the summer of 2015 and received praise for its practical and clear approach to explaining the research process.