Wednesday, August 20th, 2014

AIGA Student Chapter


West Liberty has a very active student chapter of the AIGA – the American Institute for Graphic Arts. This is the leading design organization in America. Our group is affiliated with the Pittsburgh AIGA and frequently takes field trips to Pittsburgh to visit design studios, exhibitions, movies, and social activities.

photo-76“Founded in 1914 as the American Institute of Graphic Arts, AIGA remains the oldest and largest professional membership organization for design and is now known simply as AIGA, the professional association for design.”-www.aiga.org
The West Liberty University AIGA is a student chapter of the Pittsburgh, PA national chapter. As a student member you have access to a multitude of networks and events.

  • Tour Pittsburgh’s best design firms and art galleries
  • Attend student mixers
  • Bonfires
  • Arts and Craft fairs
  • Design Workshops
  • Extreme Art Night
  • Annual MADfest competition
  • AIGA portfolio reviews

From freshmen to seniors, any and all Graphic Design, Digital Media, Art Education and Art Therapy majors and minors are encouraged to join.

Find us on Facebook @facebook.com/groups/wlaiga/

Pittsburgh Visit to Wall to Wall Studios, The Carnegie International, Lulu’s
Noodles, and RandyLand!

 

Entry to the Carnegie International

Entry to the Carnegie International

 

 

Skull Meets Skull

Skull Meets Skull

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Gun Art

Robot Guy

Robot Guy

Creepy Video Head

Creepy Video Head

Shapes

Shapes

 

Sean on TV

Sean on TV

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Which way to RandyLand?

Painting in the Rain!

Painting in the Rain!

RandyLand!

RandyLand!

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Cat Woman/She Devil?

Cat Woman/She Devil?

 

PAST AIGA

EVENTS

Click here to see some photos from a recent visit to Commonwealth Press on Pittsburgh’s South Side.

A shirt is born!

FIELD TRIP TO TOONSEUM

Photo Op in front of the Toonseum.

 

Leftist rants at the SPACE Gallery

 

Here are photographs from recent trips to Artist Image Resources, the Shepard Fairey exhibit at the Andy Warhol Museum, and an Xposed studio tour.

Jesse, breaking the law to get next to Shepard.

Jesse, breaking the law to get next to Shepard.

Behind the scenes at Third Planet Communications in Pittsburgh's South Side.

Behind the scenes at Third Planet Communications in Pittsburgh’s South Side.

Bill, at Artist Image Resources, giving a great tour of the space.

Bill, at Artist Image Resources, giving a great tour of the space.

The old way of hitting the print button.

The old way of hitting the print button.

Artist Image Resources is loaded with printing options.

Artist Image Resources is loaded with printing options.

Professor Kang about to screen print a tshirt.

Professor Kang about to screen print a tshirt.

Preparing to screen print.

Preparing to screen print.

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