Rocky Mountain College of Art and Design


Rocky Mountain College of Art and Design

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city =Lakewood
state =CO
country =USA
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23 acres (9.3 hectares)
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The Rocky Mountain College of Art and Design (RMCAD) is in Lakewood, a suburb of Denver, Colorado, USA. The college was founded in 1963 by Philip J. Steele, an artist and teacher.

RMCAD is a four-year, fully accredited college, with majors in graphic design and digital media, animation, interior design, illustration, art education, and fine arts, with concentrations in photography and video, sculpture, ceramics, and painting.

RMCAD's campus contains eighteen historical buildings built in a variety of 20th-century architectural styles. Special learning facilities include a woodshop, ceramics studio, photography lab, professional sound studio, 283-seat auditorium, 35-seat audiovisual theater, large meeting rooms, and a Library/Resource Center.

Notable faculty

The Animation Department Chair is [http://www.rmcad.edu/animation/faculty/dan-seely Dan Seely] .
Art Education is led by [http://www.rmcad.edu/art-education/faculty/lisa-hochtritt Lisa Hochtritt] , who recently joined the RMCAD faculty from The School of Art Institute of Chicago.
Fine Arts is led by Chair [http://www.rmcad.edu/fine-arts/faculty/david-mesple David Mesple] , [http://www.rmcad.edu/fine-arts/faculty/clark-richert Clark Richert] (painting), [http://www.rmcad.edu/fine-arts/faculty/gary-emrich Gary Emrich] (photography), and [http://www.rmcad.edu/fine-arts/faculty/rebecca-vaughan Rebecca Vaughan] (sculpture).
[http://www.rmcad.edu/graphic-design/faculty/fred-murell Fred Murell] leads the Graphic Design + Interactive Media department.
[http://www.rmcad.edu/illustration/faculty/larry-kresek Larry Kresek] drives the Illustration department, and [http://www.rmcad.edu/interior-design/faculty/lauren-pillote Lauren Pillote] is in charge of RMCAD's progressive Interior Design department.

External links

* [http://www.rmcad.edu/ Rocky Mountain College of Art + Design]


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