The Art Institutes
Information

Request Brochure

MENU

Request Brochure

News & Community

Our students are engaged in the communities in which they live and attend school. They volunteer their artistic and culinary talents to organizations large and small to help make their corner of the world a better place.

Filter Results By

The Art Institute of California – Inland Empire Hosted Studio Professional Panel The Art Institute of California – Inland Empire Hosted Studio Professional Panel

(Inland Empire, May 2015)  The Art Institute of California – Inland Empire, a campus of Argosy University hosted a Studio Professional Panel which featured prominent music industry professionals such as Paula Salvatore, Vice President of Capitol Studios,  Candace Stewart, Studio Manager at East West Studios, and Destiny Rael with Firehouse Recording Studios. 

Michel Nolan from the San Bernardino Sun attended the event, was given a campus tour, and enjoyed the panel discussion.    


Programs, credential levels, technology, and scheduling options are subject to change. The Art Institute of California – Inland Empire, a campus of Argosy University, 674 East Brier Drive, San Bernardino, CA  92408-2800 ©2015 The Art Institutes. Our email address is csprogramadmin@edmc.edu.

See aiprograms.info for program duration, tuition, fees, and other costs, median debt, federal salary data, alumni success, and other important info.


Read more...
The Illinois Institute of Art - Chicago Hosts ILBCC The Illinois Institute of Art - Chicago Hosts ILBCC

(Chicago, May 2015)  On April 8, 2015, The Illinois Institute of Art – Chicago hosted members of the Illinois Black Chamber of Commerce (ILBCC) on campus. Included in the visit were ILBCC president Larry Ivory, William Davis of the Illinois House of Representatives and ILBCC member, and Illinois Tollway  board member and ILBCC member Earl Dotson, Jr.  ILIA - Chicago  is partnering with ILBCC to provide internships to students.

Programs, credential levels, technology, and scheduling options are subject to change. The Illinois Institute of Art - Chicago 350 N. Orleans Street, Suite 136-L, Chicago, IL60654-1593 ©2015 The Art Institutes. Our email address is csprogramadmin@edmc.edu.

See  aiprograms.info for program duration, tuition, fees, and other costs, median debt, federal salary data, alumni success, and other important info.

Read more...
Student at The Art Institute of Charlotte makes final Jury in International Competition in Tokyo Student at The Art Institute of Charlotte makes final Jury in International Competition in Tokyo

(Charlotte, NC May 2015)   Bret Terry, a student in the Associate of Applied Science Graphic Design Program at The Art Institute of Charlotte, a campus of South University, has made the final jury of Art Olympia 2015, in Tokyo, Japan.  Mr. Terry spent over 260 hours on an illustration of a Mercedes dashboard; complete with gleaming chrome and detailed burl wood veneer. 

 
“Art Olympia is an open art competition held as a biennial event with the goal of discovering talented artists around the world and supporting their activities. The judging will be conducted by a panel of judges from both in and outside of Japan using a fair point system. Also, Art Olympia aims to promote world’s cultural exchanges through art.”     (Art Olympia 2015)

 
Approximately 240 artists had entries submitted for review from 3 international groups, Tokyo, New York and Paris. Mr. Terry’s entry was selected from the New York group, where he made it to the final 80 selections of over 270 works of art. His work was shipped to Tokyo for the final Jury selections.  

Programs, credential levels, technology, and scheduling options are subject to change.  The Art Institute of Charlotte, a campus of South University, Three Lake Pointe Plaza, 2110 Water Ridge Parkway, Charlotte, NC 28217 ©2015 The Art Institutes.  Our email address is csprogramadmin@edmc.edu.

See ge.artinstitutes.edu/programoffering/410 for program duration, tuition, fees, and other costs, median debt, federal salary data, alumni success, and other important info.

Read more...
The Art Institute of Michigan-Troy Faculty Wins Writing Contest The Art Institute of Michigan-Troy Faculty Wins Writing Contest

(Michigan, May 2015)  Melissa Grunow, full-time English faculty at The Art Institute of Michigan-Troy, a branch of The Illinois Institute of Art – Chicago, received statewide recognition for her writing on May 16, 2015.


Melissa won both First Place and Second Place in the Detroit Working Writers 2015 writing contest in the creative nonfiction category for her work, "We Knew a Different Kind" and "Candyland," respectively. The awards, which came with a cash prize, were presented at the Detroit Working Writers Annual Conference, "Craft: Getting it Write" at the MSU Management Education Center in Troy.


She earned her Master of Fine Arts in creative writing from National University in January 2015. She also has a Master of Arts in English Literature from New Mexico State University and a Bachelor of Science in English from Central Michigan University. Her creative nonfiction and short stories have appeared in nearly forty national and international literary magazines since 2013.


Melissa has been with The Art Institutes since April 2012 as the General Education Program Coordinator at the Novi location and became full-time faculty at the Troy location in July 2014.


Programs, credential levels, technology, and scheduling options are subject to change. The Art Institute of Michigan-Troy, 1414 East Maple Rd., Suite 150, Troy, MI  48083 ©2015 The Art Institutes. Our email address is csprogramadmin@edmc.edu.


See aiprograms.info for program duration, tuition, fees, and other costs, median debt, federal salary data, alumni success, and other important info.

Read more...
The Art Institute of California – San Francisco Fashion Instructor Selected to Judge International Arts of Fashion Competition The Art Institute of California – San Francisco Fashion Instructor Selected to Judge International Arts of Fashion Competition

(San Francisco, May 2015)  Bora Han, adjunct fashion instructor at The Art Institute of California – San Francisco, a campus of Argosy University, was selected as a juror for the 2015 International Arts of Fashion Competition. An international group of fashion faculty members from 5 countries reviewed the student projects that were received from 34 countries and from over 120 schools and university. Ms Han was one of the eight jurors selected.  The preliminary judging took place on May 23, 2015 at De Young Museum, a fine arts museum located in San Francisco's Golden Gate Park.


The International Arts of Fashion Competition, held at a city each year across the nation, selects fashion students around the world with outstanding creations relating to a theme. This year, 121 schools and universities from 34 countries participated. The finalists will present their designs during the Finale Fashion Show at the AoF Annual Symposium on October 26-27, 2015 in San Francisco.  


The competition is hosted by The Arts of Fashion Foundation, a non-profit organization based in San Francisco that fosters international cultural exchanges through the creation of educational events that increase creativity among artists, designers, scholars and students. The focus of the foundation is the support of creativity and design in fashion and the arts linked to it.

Programs, credential levels, technology, and scheduling options are subject to change. The Art Institute of California – San Francisco, a campus of Argosy University, 1170 Market Street, San Francisco, CA  94102-4928 ©2015 The Art Institutes. Our email address is csprogramadmin@edmc.edu.

See aiprograms.info for program duration, tuition, fees, and other costs, median debt, federal salary data, alumni success, and other important info.

Read more...
The Art Institute of California – Inland Empire Culinary Students Memorial Day Recipes Featured in Press-Enterprise The Art Institute of California – Inland Empire Culinary Students Memorial Day Recipes Featured in Press-Enterprise

(Inland Empire, May 2015)  The Press-Enterprise, a leading provider of news for Inland Southern California,  recently held a contest for the best Memorial Day recipes. Vanessa Franko, food editor, loved the recipes from Nakesha Seaton and Caesar Morales, culinary students at The Art Institute of California – Inland Empire, a campus of Argosy University.  Ms. Franko was impressed with their culinary skills and featured their recipes in the Life Section of The Press-Enterprise on Wednesday, May 20. 


Caesar Morales, a student in the Bachelor of Science, Culinary Management Program , shared a recipe that he first made while serving in Afghanistan.  It reminded him of Memorial Day and the men and women he served with because it was always a favorite amongst the service members.


Nakesha Seaton, a student in the Bachelor of Science, Hospitality Food & Beverage Program, crafted a recipe for berry yogurt soup as a refreshing note at a Memorial Day cookout. As a culinary student who also has a full-time job as a marketing coordinator, she likes the quick and easy dish to take to a function.

 

Programs, credential levels, technology, and scheduling options are subject to change. The Art Institute of California – Inland Empire, a campus of Argosy University, 674 East Brier Drive, San Bernardino, CA  92408-2800 ©2015 The Art Institutes. Our email address is csprogramadmin@edmc.edu.

See aiprograms.info for program duration, tuition, fees, and other costs, median debt, federal salary data, alumni success, and other important info.


Read more...
The Art Institute of California – Inland Empire Hosts International Interior Design Association The Art Institute of California – Inland Empire Hosts International Interior Design Association

(Inland Empire, May 2015)  The Southern California Chapter of the International Interior Design Association (IIDA) held their monthly meeting at The Art Institute of California - Inland Empire, a campus of Argosy University on April 21. Approximately 40 design professionals and students from around the Inland Empire area attended this meeting and earned an Interior Design Continuing Educational Council (IDCEC) approved Continuing Education Unit (CEU).


The CEU presented by the Architecture and Design Manager Mary Donatelle, Certified Interior Designer (CID) from Allsteel titled, "Managing Workplace Change" provided a unique perspective on transformation; how a designer may develop a workplace change program for their clients. The presentation provided a foundation into human behavior and how that could impact change management as well as information on how people typically deal with change and key components of a successful change program. 


The educational evening included fun and entertainment. A gallery environment was set up by The Art Institute of California – Inland Empire interior design students for visitors to browse while enjoying food prepared by The International Culinary School at The Art Institute of California - Inland Empire. Two student IIDA memberships for the 2015 year were raffled off, along with other creative prizes sponsored by local design representatives.


Programs, credential levels, technology, and scheduling options are subject to change. The Art Institute of California – Inland Empire, a campus of Argosy University, 674 East Brier Drive, San Bernardino, CA  92408-2800 ©2015 The Art Institutes. Our email address is csprogramadmin@edmc.edu.

See ge.artinstitutes.edu/programoffering/334 for program duration, tuition, fees, and other costs, median debt, federal salary data, alumni success, and other important info.


Read more...
The Illinois Institute of Art - Chicago Culinary Department Featured in ChicagoINNO The Illinois Institute of Art - Chicago Culinary Department Featured in ChicagoINNO

(Chicago, May 2015)  The culinary department at The Illinois Institute of Art - Chicago was featured on ChicagoINNO, an online publication for urban innovators. The article highlights the culinary department’s sustainable measures. Chef Sweeney was interviewed for the featured piece, and it includes a great photo of students in the kitchen. 

Below is the link to the story. Chicago INNO has more than 153,000 unique visitors per month. 

http://chicagoinno.streetwise.co/2015/05/19/illinois-institute-of-arts-culinary-program-cooks-a-more-sustainable-future/


Programs, credential levels, technology, and scheduling options are subject to change. The Illinois Institute of Art - Chicago 350 N. Orleans Street, Suite 136-L, Chicago, IL60654-1593 ©2015 The Art Institutes. Our email address is csprogramadmin@edmc.edu.

See aiprograms.info for program duration, tuition, fees, and other costs, median debt, federal salary data, alumni success, and other important info.


Read more...