This is it! The annual review is happening and you need to be there. When else are you going to get the chance to have your portoflio reviewed by several working and outstanding designers in L.A.? Seriously, GO.
Extra credit (for yourself) if you do some research before-hand and think about who you want to meet with. If you have favorite local firms and designers at your mental fingertips, chances are someone from your list will be there. Be strategic!
Registration is now open to all AIGA student members:
Print a copy of your receipt and bring it with you to the Portfolio Review Day. Events start at 9:30 am.
Saturday, April 30, 2011, from 10:00am - 4:00pm
Woodbury University, 7500 N Glenoaks Blvd., Burbank, CA
9:30-10:00 Registration (get there early! first come first serve)
10:00-12:00 Review Session
2:00-4:00 Review Session
4:15-5:00 Closing Discussion (or open panel discussion) with Reviewers
$15.00, lunch is included.
For AIGA student members only
Online registration ends at midnight, April 27th.
Few limited on-site registration will be available on April 30th.
This year, the special guest speaker is Rebeca Mendez:
Rebeca Mendez is a graphic designer and artist who operates a multidisciplinary studio focused on design for art, architecture and other cultural clients. Her work is represented in public and private collections including the San Francisco Museum of Modern Art, the National Design Museum, Denver Art Museum, and the Stedelijk Museum, Amsterdam. Recently her work was exhibited at the Pompidou Centre in Paris as part of the exhibition ‘Morphosis: Continuities of the Incomplete.’
Rebeca is also participating in the talk, Getting Upper: Graphic Designers and Artists Reconsider the Alphabet on June 9 at the Pasadena Museum of Art. The talk is in conjunction with the exhibition Getting Upper, an exhibition inspired by language-based experimentation and how it can create new avenues of cultural expression. The talk is FREE and RSVPs just opened up on EventBrite. More info on the talk at AIGA Los Angeles.