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Calling GOLD Alumni (Grads of Last Decade)
Join us for a special evening just for you!

Wednesday, September 28, 2016 at 6:30pm 

Maker City LA, Inside The REEF
1933 S. Broadway, 11th Floor, Los Angeles, CA 90007
Parking is $5 after 5:00pm

Evening Activities

  • Catch up with classmates over great food & drinks
  • Get info on resources and alumni benefits
  • Meet and network with fellow GOLD Alumni who are building bridges for CalArtians including:

Jeanette Bonds BFA 09 & MFA 11, Writer, Independent Animator & Co-Founder and Director of GLAS Animation Festival
Alex Calle BFA 08, CEO & Cheif Creative Officer, Entertainment Design Corporation
Jahcobie Cosom BFA 12, Writer, Educator and CalArts Alumni Council Member
John D'Amico, MA 09, City of West Hollywood Councilmember

Jared Januschka BFA 11, Director, Producer & recipient of 32 MoFilm Grants
Kali Nikitas,  MFA 90, Chair of Graphic Desisn @ Otis College of Art and Design
Nijeul Porter MFA 15, Director of Student Programs, Greenway Art Alliance
John Schwerbel BFA 14, Artistic Planning Coordinator, LA Philharmonic Association & CalArts Alumni Trustee

Beatriz Cortez MFA 15, Artist, Writer, Edicator & REEF Resident
Stephanie Deumer MFA 15, Artist & REEF Resident
Tatiana Vahan MFA 13, Writer & REEF Resident
Megan Whiteford MFA 15, Writer & REEF Resident

  • Share your GOLDEN opinion & meet the new Alumni Council
    ● From 5:45-6:30pm join a preceding open forum for GOLD alumni
    ● Provide feedback on alumni needs and future programming
    ● Confirm your forum attendance in the event RSVP process. All forum participants will receive a special giveaway and will be entered in a $50 Amazon gift card raffle!

Special thanks to Maker City LA for opening their space to CalArts!

Please email Karolyn Heimes at KHeimes@CalArts.edu if you have questions!


CalArts Alumni and Family Weekend 2016 | Students, Parents and Friends

October 14 & 15, 2016

We welcome you back to CalArts each fall at CalArts Weekend. Enjoy getting together with friends and family over great food, drinks and engaging programs heralding the talents of our diverse community. 


FRIDAY, 10.14.16

  • Welcome Lunch with remarks by President Steven Lavine, Provost Jeannene Przyblyski, Clark's Field
  • Classroom visits  
  • Taste of Santa Clarita at the Chouinard Pool
  • Evening Programming: Open House Dance Concert

SATURDAY, 10.15.16

  • Continental Breakfast, MOD Lobby Lounge
  • Tai Chi with Sherry Tshchernich, Main Gallery
  • CalArts Weekend Featured Forums showcasing the best of the CalArts community
  • Mimosa & Micheleada Brunch, Clark's Field
  • Celebrating Steven D. Lavine, The Wild Beast.  Join us for dinner 'under the stars' and an evening showcasing CalArts’ best across the metiers as we celebrate 28 years of leadership. Additional tickets required and can be purchased here.
Last edited by kheimes on Sep 01, 2016
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