Six CSUDH Students Awarded at 2014 CSU Media Arts Festival

"Parkour: The Art Of Movement" takes second place at CSU Media Arts Festival.

When the video “Loneliness" took second place at the 24th Annual CSU Media Arts Festival on Nov. 8, the round of applause proved to its producer, California State University, Dominguez Hill (CSUDH) alumnus Gustavo Luna, that life doesn't always imitate art, particularly since just minutes before he … [Read more...]

Art and Design Department Guest Lecture: L.A. Designer Chris Do

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The Art and Design Department at California State University, Dominguez Hills will host a guest lecture with prominent Los Angeles designer Chris Do on Dec. 2, at 6 p.m. in the Loker Student Union ballroom. An Emmy Award-winning designer, Do is founder and executive creative director of the … [Read more...]

Art and Design Seniors Showcase Their Work in Annual Student Exhibitions

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Works of art ranging from giant posters, rebranding identity, packaging and web design to mixed media assemblage, ceramic sculpture, and paintings—all created by 40 California State University, Dominguez Hills studio art and design graduates—will be featured in two exhibits with the combined title … [Read more...]

Michele Bury: Drawing on Experience to Inspire Design Students

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Graphic design constantly and creatively innovates, adapts, evolves, and progresses. So, too, does Michele Bury, past chair and professor of art and design at California State University, Dominguez Hills. And the beauty of it is her influence can be seen in the works created by the university’s art … [Read more...]

Dalia Cornejo Draws on Adversity for Inspiration

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Dalia Cornejo once thought she should be practical and pursue a career such as teaching. She even had a role model. As a teenager, she admired an uncle for being the only one of 11 siblings to earn a college degree and for becoming a professor. But a different calling beckoned. “I feel like I … [Read more...]

Annual Student Art and Design Exhibitions Feature Works of Graduating Students

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Works of art ranging from giant posters, rebranding identity, packaging and web design to mixed media assemblage, ceramic sculpture, and paintings—all created by 40 California State University, Dominguez Hills studio art and design graduates—will be featured in two exhibits with the combined title … [Read more...]

Campus Collaboration Brings “Cabaret” to the Stage

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In a truly interdisciplinary production, faculty and students from the theatre, dance, music and art departments at California State University, Dominguez Hills have joined together under the direction of lecturer of theatre arts Naomi Buckley to bring “Cabaret” to the University Theatre stage on … [Read more...]

Students Showcase Talent at 2012 CSU Media Arts Festival

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Only after the urging of her professor, Kimberley Esslinger entered her short mixed-media video into the 22nd Annual California State University Media Arts Festival (MAF). She earned fourth place in the experimental category. “I wasn’t even going to enter this project because it really didn’t fit … [Read more...]

Student Art and Design Exhibitions Feature Works of Graduating Students

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WHAT:  “Annual Student Art and Design Exhibitions: B.A. Graduates” WHEN:  Design Student Exhibition: April 16-26; opening reception April 16, 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. Studio Art Student Exhibition: May 7-17, opening reception May 7, 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. WHERE:   University Art Gallery, A-107 La Corte … [Read more...]

Students and Faculty Show Work at American Museum of Ceramic Art

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California State University, Dominguez Hills senior studio arts students Luis Avalos and Marco Cabrera, along with assistant professor of ceramic arts Jim Keville, have been selected to exhibit their ceramic art work at the American Museum of Ceramic Art (AMOCA) in Pomona. The exhibit … [Read more...]