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Academy of Art University; Where Your Future Can Start

Formerly known as the Academy of Art College, the Academy of Art University was founded in 1929 by Richard S. Stephens as a school for advertising art. The school is currently run by Stephens’ granddaughter Elisa, who took over from her father, Richard A. Stephens. The university has over 18,000 students and is the largest accredited private art and design university in the country. Graduates from Academy of Art University have gone on to jobs for such companies as EA, Nike, Zynga, Pixar, and Apple, to name a few. The for profit university offers several programs such as acting, fine art, fashion, game develpment, and graphic design. Although the school is located in San Francisco, California, they offer online courses as well.

 

The school has current industry professionals teaching the classes, and is up to date in industry trends and technologies. The school is accredited by the Council for Interior Design (CIDA) and the BFA Interior Architecture and Design, as well as the MFA Interior Archecture and Design are also accredited through CIDA. Both programs in addition, are accredited through the National Archetectural Accrediting Board.

 

The University held it’s 21st runway showcase at New York Fashion Week where students from all walks of life featured their work. There were ten BFA and MFA current graduates who introduced five womenswear collections and two menswear collections, with two collaborations. There is a Huffington post article called The Future of Fashion: Academy of Art University NYFW, that has gorgeous pictures of the clothing created by the students. The clothing is both beautiful and very unique.

 

And it is not just about the fashion at the school, but students have been involved is such projects as creating a user interface for NASA so astronauts can remotely control land-based robots, Jason Sperling (graduate of the school in 1993) created the Mac vs. PC ad campain, while Deanne Fitzmore won a Pulitzer Prize for her 2005 photo essay on an Iraqi child’s war-torn experiences. Alum Tom Luedecke was lead designer for Kobe Bryant’s line of Nike shoes, and Chris Milk has directed videos for U2, and Kanye West to name a couple.

 

Norman Pattiz and PodcastOne Offer the Public another Masterpiece – “Beyond the Darkness”

PodcastOne seems to have a shelf full of masterpieces. This time they are taking the public on a paranormal trip titled “Beyond the Darkness”. The cat was let out of the bag by no other than Norman Pattiz, the Founder and Executive Chairman of America’s largest advertiser-enhanced podcast network. This new work of genius will definitely add color to the success story of this enviable broadcasting network.http://www.hsacouncil.org/norman-pattiz/

 

“Beyond the Darkness” will be on display on WWW star Chris Jericho’s podcast network, one of the many branches of PodcastOne. Viewers will have the opportunity of connecting with world-renowned researchers and experts. It promises to be highly enlightening and entertaining and will open the eyes to the exciting world of angels, aliens, ghosts, ghouls, demons, monster encounters, mysteries and miracles.

 

Nobody can resist the charm and attributes of Chris Jericho, not even Norman Pattiz. “Chris has distinguished himself as one of the jewels of the PodcastOne network,” Norman said. “When he started The Jericho Network collection, we knew it would evolve beyond wrestling. He’s delivered comedians and now takes us into the paranormal with Beyond the Darkness.”

 

Two reputable radio hosts and producers, Dave Schrader and Tim Dennis, will guide you throughout the show. New episodes come up every Monday on PodcastOne.com as well as PodcastOne app and iTumes.

 

About Norman Pattiz

 

Norman Pattiz is a man that likes breaking records and setting new ones. This is evident in what PodcastOne has turned out to be. When he founded it, it was only one of the many podcast networks in the nations. The relented effort he put into it has made it America’s leading advertiser-supported podcast network today.

 

Today,many prominent names when it comes to playing the host in podcast network are associated with PodcastOne: the likes of Steve Austin, Shaquille O’Neal, Chris Jericho, Ross Mattews, Adams Carolla, Gabrielle Reece, the Forbes and Rich Eisen to mention but a few.

 

Another outstanding work of Norman is Westwood One. He founded and nursed it to greatness. While he was in charge of Westwood One, it rose to become the nation’s largest radio network churning out quality news, sports and entertainment.

 

Both Presidents Clinton and Bush took note of his outstanding qualities and appointed him a member of the Broadcasting Board of Governors of the United States of America.

Learn more:

http://www.prnewswire.com/news-releases/podcastone-chairman-norman-pattiz-announces-launch-of-beyond-the-darkness-newest-jericho-network-program-300381157.html