9/11 Memorial, New York

On September 11, 2001, attacks were made to the World Trade Center buildings in New York City. Now, 10 years later, the 9/11 Memorial is open to the public to commemorate the lives that were lost…

Eating with Plants!

JAILmake is the creative partnership of Liam Healy and Jamie Elliott, two designers who's is  studio based out of South East London. One of our favorite designs is  "The Plantable" that  reintroduces…

Whimsical Wednesday!

A little humor to help you get through the week!

Fashion Week

The illustrations of Gladys Perint Palmer, executive director of the Academy's School of Fashion, appeared throughout New York City in advance of Fashion Week, Sept. 8–15. As the only fashion school…

Best of Show 2011

The legendary Art Directors Club in New York City will host a special exhibit of award-winning student artwork from San Francisco’s Academy of Art University, Sept. 17–24. Best of Show 2011 will…

Guts of the Garden (October 14, 2011)

The Ruth Bancroft Garden and The Garden Conservancy would like to invite students to an exciting Horticultural and Design Seminar: Guts of the Garden A One Day Tune-up for Gardeners &…

9/11 Memorial

Everyone here at the Academy of Art would like to honor and dedicate this post to all the people that lost their lives on September 11, 2001. Michael Arad was an unknown architect when the 9/11…

Bakersfield does Hip Hotel!

Check out this hip hotel in the middle of Bakersfield California " The Padre Hotel " the firm in charge of the project was Graham Downes Architects and the goal was to modernize and restore the…

A Guide to the Secrets of San Francisco

SPUR reveals the secret "privately owned public open spaces" (POPOS) in San Francisco. From plazas to parks, read about the hidden treasured spots that the city has to offer. Check out the handy…