Thursday, September 27, 2012 from 7:00 PM to 9:00 PM (MST)
Tucson 20 x 20 features seven speakers giving rapid-fire presentations of 20 slides, 20 seconds each.
Topic: The activation of urban areas through art installations, murals and live painting, and how to keep peoples attention on real world art in the digital age.
(Graphic Designer, Richie Brevaire Designs)
Topic: I would like to take the opportunity to talk about the process of branding of HUB and Playground in downtown. In addition, I would like to also talk about the value of a good partnership with your client.
(Architect, Poster Frost Mirto, Inc.)
Topic: I will be exploring how the aesthetic value of construction documents (as considered separately from the buildings constructed from them) has changed over time with a focus on the Roy Place / UA downtown buildings original documentation and it's modern day restoration.
(President, Tucson Hsitoric Preservation Foundation)
Topic: Neon Sign Design in Tucson - elements of mid-century Americana.
(Photographer, American Cowgirl)
Topic: She will be discussing her commercial career as well as her documentary project American Cowgirl.
(Graphic Designer, Studio 33)
Topic: Memories of summer camps, summer love, summer trips, and escaping into the great outdoors make me smile. The concept of summer vacation is great. Escaping from the day-to-day and focusing on what you want to do is wonderful. My project? Summer heat - Design some shade.
(Graphic Designer, Godat Design)
Topic: Born and raised in the Show-Me State, Ken Godat approaches design assignments as an opportunity to connect with a viewer, illustrate a truth, meet a challenge, and ultimately to demonstrate something new about himself to the world.
Free Van Ride From Phoenix
AIGA Arizona will be offering a free van ride for those wanting to attend the Tucson 20x20. Van will begin loading at 4pm and depart Phoenix at 4:30pm sharp. Van will depart Tucson at 10:00pm and return to Phoenix around midnight. You must register for the free van ride.
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AIGA, the professional association for design, stimulates thinking about design, demonstrates the value of design and empowers the success of designers at each stage of their careers. AIGA’s mission is to advance designing as a professional craft, strategic tool and vital cultural force. Founded in 1914, AIGA remains the oldest and largest professional membership organization for design, and is a nonprofit, 501(c)(3) educational institution.