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The Art Institute of Phoenix

2233 West Dunlap Avenue, Phoenix, AZ 85021-2859   |    1.602.331.7500

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Our degree programs in the areas of Design, Media Arts, Fashion, and Culinary help you focus your talents and explore what you’re passionate about. In our collaborative environment, our instructors will guide and mentor you as we help you build the skills you need to start your creative career.

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College Bound is an 11-week college experience for high school juniors and seniors to connect with others that share your interests while taking college level courses designed to help you grow, discover yourself, and create something awesome.

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Pursue your education in Phoenix, a hub of the Southwest and the country’s 3rd fastest growing city

Pursue your education in Phoenix, a hub of the Southwest and the country’s 3rd fastest growing city

The Art Institute of Phoenix has provided creative educations for over 15 years. With strong old west, Native American, and Mexican influences, Phoenix offers sun-filled days and abundant nightlife.

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Gallery Café

Gallery Café is a student-run restaurant that's open to the public. Located at The International Culinary School at The Art Institute of Phoenix, Gallery Café serves as the dining lab for students in the culinary program, offering a unique combination of real-world experience and instructional content.

Under the direction of professional chef instructors, culinary students nourish and delight patrons while taking the final steps on their path to becoming culinary professionals. From food ordering and preparation to guest seating and serving, Gallery Café is a complete instructional environment for students that offers a quality dining experience to its patrons.

For reservations, please contact Gallery Café on Monday – Friday between 8 am and 4 pm at 602.331.7500. Email ncoughlin@aii.edu to be put on the menu mailing list.

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News and events

Phoenix Instructor Directs Sold Out Musical Phoenix Instructor Directs Sold Out Musical

Russ Williams, media art instructor at The Art Institute of Phoenix, recently directed a sold out musical called "This Moment In Time.”


The event was sponsored by the Holliday Charitable Foundation to raise funds for a variety of charities that help orphaned or disadvantaged children. The evening's activities included a silent auction, a raffle, and the stage play.

Williams served as an early consultant on the script and later agreed to stage and direct the play. The event raised more than $12,000, which was benefitted the following charities: Compassion International, The Shrine of St. Joseph and NPH USA (operates the orphanages in Mexico and South America), and Phoenix Center for the Arts.

 

 

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Phoenix Grad Starts Job as Science Animator for NASA Phoenix Grad Starts Job as Science Animator for NASA

Lisa Poje, who in 2009 earned a Bachelor of Arts degree in Visual Effects & Motion Graphics from The Art Institute of Phoenix, recently started a job as science animator at NASA Goddard Space Flight Center. 

See http://ge.artinstitutes.edu/programoffering/32 for program duration, tuition, fees and other costs, median debt, salary data, alumni success, and other important info.


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The Art Institute of Phoenix Attends Phoenix Mercury Media Day The Art Institute of Phoenix Attends Phoenix Mercury Media Day

Recently, faculty and staff from The Art Institute of Phoenix attended Phoenix Mercury Media Day. There, the school was recognized for transforming 20 of the team’s basketballs into artistic creations representing 20 key moments of the team’s past 20 years. The students and faculty met players and spoke to the media about their projects. 

 

The Phoenix Mercury officially presented the basketballs May 20, 2016. The basketballs were placed on display and will be auctioned off to charity.

 

Learn more about media day here: https://t.co/6tSFaSjtkv 

 

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

 

The Art Institute of Phoenix is not responsible for the content or accuracy of any Web site linked to this Web site/newsletter. The links are provided for your information and convenience only. The Art Institute of Phoenix does not endorse, support or sponsor the content of any linked Web sites. If you access or use any third party Web sites linked to The Art Institute of Phoenix’s Web site, you do so at your own risk. The Art Institute of Phoenix makes no representation or warranty that any other Web site is free from viruses, worms or other software that may have a destructive nature.

 

 

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Phoenix Alum Featured in “AZ Central” For Modern Bachelor Pad Phoenix Alum Featured in “AZ Central” For Modern Bachelor Pad

Miles McDermott, who in 2014 earned a Bachelor of Arts in Graphic & Web Design from The Art Institute of Phoenix, was recently featured on “AZCentral” for his sleek and modern bachelor pad. His home was also featured as part of Modern Phoenix Week’s Home Tour last April.

Read the full article below:

http://www.azcentral.com/story/entertainment/home/contributor/2016/06/22/cool-home-time-capsule-1960s-unearthed-medlock-place/86146670/

 

See http://ge.artinstitutes.edu/programoffering/4031 for program duration, tuition, fees, and other costs, median debt, federal salary data, alumni success, and other important info.

The Art Institute of Phoenix is not responsible for the content or accuracy of any Web site linked to this Web site/newsletter. The links are provided for your information and convenience only. The Art Institute of Phoenix does not endorse, support or sponsor the content of any linked Web sites. If you access or use any third party Web sites linked to The Art Institute of Phoenix’s Web site, you do so at your own risk. The Art Institute of Phoenix makes no representation or warranty that any other Web site is free from viruses, worms or other software that may have a destructive nature.

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Notable alumni

Learn more from some of our grads who’ve made a name for themselves as they talk about their education, their careers, what Creativity for Life means to them, and their advice for aspiring creative professionals.

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Kris Jonson

Kris Jonson

Art Director, Clear Channel Outdoor

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Jeremy Totel

Jeremy Totel

Creative Director and Owner, Pixel Eight LLC

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Adam Joseph Geissinger

Adam Joseph Geissinger

Manager , Moe’s Café

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Michelle Reyes

Michelle Reyes

Web Designer, Defero

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Jennifer Mastroianni

Jennifer Mastroianni

Brand Builder, Dillard’s

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