Join the RMCAD community and Colorado's creative industry leaders for a week of networking, guest lectures, and creative collaboration. The week's events include a career fair and networking reception, portfolio reviews by industry leaders, and a lecture hosted by the VASD Program.
Creative Industry Week lineup:
Monday April 11 • 7:30 a.m. Kick-off breakfast: Texas Lobby • 11:45 a.m.-12:45 p.m. Resume Writing Workshop: Triboro 102 • 5-7 p.m. Animation + Game Art Festival: Mary Harris Auditorium
Tuesday April 12 • 1:30 p.m. Business in the Arts: What are you worth?: Triboro 102 • 3-5 p.m. Portfolio reviews for Graphic Design, Animation, Illustration, Fine Arts: CLI
Wednesday April 13 • 11:45 a.m. Alumni Guest Lecture with Brian Nugent: Triboro 102 • 4-6 p.m. Career Fair: Philip J. Steele Gallery • 6-8 p.m. Soiree: Rotunda
Thursday April 14 • 1:30 p.m. Errez Design, It's Personal, It's Business. The Journey of Starting a Design Business : Triboro 102 • 3-5 p.m. Portfolio Reviews for Interior Design, Fashion Design, Commercial Photography: CLI • 7 p.m. VASD Guest Miranda July: Mary Harris Auditorium
Friday April 15 • 11:45 a.m. Next Day Q+A with Miranda July: Rotunda, Carpenter Lawn
List of guest speakers:
Brian Nugent After graduating from the Rocky Mountain College of Art + Design in 2004, Brian Nugent began his career as a Los Angeles-based freelance visual effects artist working in the Motion Picture Industry. He has traveled the globe working on the world's most acclaimed commercials and films including: Iron Man, Avengers 2, Benjamin Button, X-Men First Class, Batman v. Superman, 300, The Hobbit, and Captain America franchises.
Errez Design Ruben Gutierrez is an architecturally trained creative designer who formed Errez Design Inc. in 2009 with his wife, Katie. Errez Design is an interior design and architectural design office combining artistic vision with practical logistics. Every project is inspired by the tastes and preferences of the individual client, resulting in spaces that are both beautiful and uniquely representative. This young, eclectic firm has worked on a number of projects to critical acclaim and wide-spread recognition.
Miranda July Miranda July is an artist, writer, and filmmaker whose work has been exhibited widely—including at the Museum of Modern Art, the Venice Biennale, and in two Whitney Biennials. July wrote, directed, and starred in two feature-length, award winning films: The Future, and Me and You and Everyone We Know. Her fiction has been published in The Paris Review, The New Yorker, and many other publications, and collected in the book 'No One Belongs Here More Than You.' Her New York Times Bestselling novel 'The First Bad Man' was published last year.