REGISTRATION DEADLINE: Friday, May 31, 2013
Deadline for payment in full: Friday, June 7, 2013
Administrative Assistant, Admissions
Summer Studio 2013 Coordinator
350 N. Orleans St., Lobby 136
Chicago, IL 60654
Workshop Dates, Times & Schedule
Tuesday, June 18–Thursday, June 20
9:00 AM-4:00 PM
Lunch 12:00-1:00 PM
Friday, June 21
9:00 AM-12:00 PM
Monday, June 17
Friday, June 21
The Illinois Institute of Art - Chicago
350 N. Orleans Street, Suite 136-L, Chicago, IL 60654-1593
525 S. State Street
Chicago, IL 60605
Transportation to and from the Metra train stations, CTA bus stops, and airports is not provided; students must schedule their own taxi or limousine ride.
O'Hare Airport: www.ohare.com/
Midway Airport: www.ohare.com/About/Midway/Default.aspx
Explore your passion for all things audio this summer in our Audio Production workshop. You will be introduced to the fundamentals of audio production using many of the same tools the pros use, including microphones, mixers, digital effects, and much more. Interested students will gain hands-on experience in recording, editing, and mixing sound using industry-standard software. Don’t miss out on the opportunity to participate in this exciting, intense workshop dedicated to teaching you the principles of audio production.
DIGITAL FILMMAKING & VIDEO PRODUCTION
Design and create a digital short film! From concept to the final DVD, you will produce your own short movie, documentary, or music video. Gain hands-on experience with digital video cameras, editing, music, and graphics.
During this workshop you will focus on digital photography and learn the basic tools of image making, photography equipment, lighting, and composition. You will be taught to use photography as a medium of expression as well as to communicate specific ideas and narratives, resulting in photographs that demonstrate your artistic intentions.
Learn how fashion design and fashion marketing and management are interrelated in the fashion industry. Learn about trends, concept boards, and how to develop your ideas by applying design and illustration techniques.
Your ideas can go anywhere. Gain a fundamental understanding of the software and techniques used by designers all over the world to create the graphics, brands, and imagery we recognize and interact with daily. This workshop will introduce you to a world that often goes unrecognized — but never unnoticed.
ILLUSTRATION & DESIGN
Illustrators work with graphic designers, art directors, animators and authors to translate words and ideas into images that communicate to a wide audience. Stretch your artistic and problem-solving skills while you learn how to work between traditional and digital media to create illustrations. In these workshops you will also learn the basics about the illustration industry.
In this practical introduction to interior design and the skills necessary to pursue a career in the field, you will complete a design project including floor plans, furniture, colors, and finishes. The final product will be presentation boards that you will assemble to communicate your own design!
MEDIA ARTS & ANIMATION/GAME ART & DESIGN
Learn to animate! Plan animation sequences, develop ideas, and produce an animated project. Learn to develop characters that work in many formats such as games, commercials, and interactive presentations.
CULINARY AND HOSPITALITY MANAGEMENT WORKSHOPS:
BAKING & PASTRY
Part chemist, part artist, and always cool under pressure, the pastry chef is a vital and respected member of any good kitchen; the Baking & Pastry workshop is designed to teach you why. Gain an understanding of just how much goes into the crafting of sumptuous breads, pastries, and cakes. You will leave this workshop with techniques and recipes to keep your inner-chef engaged for some time to come.
Get in the kitchen and see if you have got what it takes. Are you the next great chef? Why not you? Try your hand at cooking amazing dishes that will impress your family and friends. The hands-on approach of this workshop will give you the basic knife skills and cooking techniques that you will use long after the course is over. Work with culinary chefs who will teach you easy and fun ways to execute several dishes. See if a career in the kitchen making culinary magic is in your future.
Explore the exciting world of hospitality and experience tableside cooking, restaurant food and beverage serving techniques, Illinois sanitation requirements, and restaurant management practices in our real, live restaurant setting. Meet with industry professionals who will share their hospitality experiences and discover international travel opportunities and the many career choices in the hospitality management industry.
Workshops are subject to change. All activities are fully structured and supervised. Mature and respectful behavior is expected at all times. All workshops are non-credit bearing and do not transfer into any program offered at The Illinois Institute of Art - Chicago.