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CalArts Alumni Jason Tippet and Elizabeth Mims Among 'Filmmaker' Magazine’s '25 New Faces of Independent Film'

July 17, 2012
Filmmaker Magazine

For their debut documentary, Jason Tippet and Elizabeth Mims wanted to follow the classic instructional dictum to write — or in this case, film — what they knew. “We were obsessed with making a film about people close to us in age. But neither of us have anorexia, or a lot of problems, and I wasn’t pregnant at 15,” says Mims.  Read story

O.C. Museum of Art Reveals Chouinard and CalArts Alumnus Jack Goldstein

July 13, 2012
The Orange County Register

Over in Newport Center, the Orange County Museum of Art is featuring Jack Goldstein x 10,000, the first retrospective in the United States of the influential, yet not widely known Canadian-born artist. ... Having studied with John Baldessari at California Institute of the Arts, Goldstein was quite attuned to budding trends in conceptual art. The OCMA exhibition includes his Portfolio Performance series from 1976-85/2001, which describes in painstaking detail nine of his proposed art performances.  Read story

Slumgum, CalArts Alumni Jazz Quartet, Carves out a Place of its Own

July 13, 2012
Los Angeles Times

... Performing two shows this weekend in celebration of the group’s latest album, The Sky His Own on Vinny Golia’s Nine Winds label, Slumgum earned considerable notice around the jazz scene in L.A. and beyond for its sophomore album, Quardboard Flavored Fiber, a free-flowing mix of swinging and at times experimental-minded jazz braced by flourishes of classical and world music.  Read story

More News: July 13-19, 2012

Publication Date: 07/19/2012
Outlet: LA STAGE TIMES
Title: LA STAGE INSIDER
Source URL: http://ct.moreover.com/ct?haid=877be26c15dfcd0913427433374393a1ed8a51e15...
Text Snippet: PREMIERES … Jeff Stetson Ebony Repertory Theatre , based at Nate Holden Performing Arts Center, is offering the LA debut of Fraternity ...

Publication Date: 07/19/2012
Outlet: 411mania.com
Title: [VIDEO] Director Rich Moore Talks About Wreck It Ralph
Source URL: http://www.411mania.com/movies/news/247141/%5BVIDEO%5D-Director-Rich-Moo...
Text Snippet: Posted by on 07.19.2012 During last week's Comic-Con... Coming Soon has posted a video interview with Rich Moore, who directed the new ...

Publication Date: 07/19/2012
Outlet: Another Righteous Transfer!
Title: Perform Chinatown, Jobriath, and much Wildness this weekend
Source URL: http://ct.moreover.com/ct?haid=805050b230b8866f13427161609739e12d9b367c1...
Text Snippet: [caption id="attachment_3221" align="alignnone" width="450"] Jobriath[/caption] A pretty ridiculous amount of exciting performance ...

Publication Date: 07/19/2012
Outlet: Indiewire
Title: FUTURES: '30 Beats' Star and Tony Nominee Condola Rashad
Source URL: http://ct.moreover.com/ct?haid=a186098d4b76ec62134270660053710db231cb824...
Text Snippet: ... this marked your first onscreen role after graduating from the California Institute of the Arts ...

Publication Date: 07/19/2012
Outlet: Radical Development
Title: Eliza Coupe
Source URL: http://ct.moreover.com/ct?haid=b6458d7bae073a72134270347658193d09003ea89...
Text Snippet: ... Eliza graduated from California Institute of the Arts (CalArts). In 2003, she toured France playing a ...

Publication Date: 07/19/2012
Outlet: ComingSoon.net
Title: Comic-Con Interview: Wreck-It Ralph Director Rich Moore
Source URL: http://www.comingsoon.net/news/movienews.php?id=92619
Text Snippet: Source: Edward Douglas July 19, 2012 Walt Disney has always been the most prominent name in animation and while Pixar, DreamWorks ...

Publication Date: 07/19/2012
Outlet: Blog Talk Radio.com Featured Shows
Title: Lotl Radio Welcomes The Endangered debutThe Endangered EP - Jul 19,2012
Source URL: http://ct.moreover.com/ct?haid=ab38f10ddc3432981342679758298d97a6701cd6e...
Text Snippet: ... who met while attending California Institute of the Arts, enlisted Berklee College of Music graduate, ...

Publication Date: 07/19/2012
Outlet: Cinema Blend
Title: Comic Con: Wreck-It Ralph Director Rich Moore On Wowing Hall H And Telling Good Jokes
Source URL: http://www.cinemablend.com/new/Comic-Con-Wreck-It-Ralph-Director-Rich-Mo...
Text Snippet: It didn't make the most noise at Comic Con or have the most star-studded panel, but Disney's animated film Wreck-It Ralph had one of ...

Publication Date: 07/18/2012
Outlet: The Sag Harbor Express
Title: From Doodles to the Big Time: One Man’s Animated Career
Source URL: http://ct.moreover.com/ct?haid=8794994f5114da6213426648699173c88478666bf...
Text Snippet: Peter Browngardt in his office at the Cartoon Network in California. (tom browngardt photo). By Annette Hinkle Peter Browngardt has ...

Publication Date: 07/18/2012
Outlet: DJ Allyn - The Soundtrack for my Life
Title: No.1 Against the Rush ~ Liars
Source URL: http://ct.moreover.com/ct?haid=9a1ccde7ae2ff53d134265258288081cd9f6b5b29...
Text Snippet: Liars is a three-piece band formed in 2000 consisting of Angus Andrew (vocals/guitar), Aaron Hemphill (percussion, guitar, synth), and ...

Publication Date: 07/18/2012
Outlet: ComicsAlliance.com
Title: J.G. Quintel Is Not A Bird: The 'Regular Show' Roundtable [SDCC]
Source URL: http://ct.moreover.com/ct?haid=b7c7cb389f6bb4db13426289623858cb03284cad2...
Text Snippet: Cartoon Network's Regular Show is hands down one of the most enjoyable shows on television, and it can also be one of the hardest to ...

Publication Date: 07/18/2012
Outlet: Morbid Anatomy
Title: "Dissection as Studio Practice with Real Anatomical Specimens," Class with Laura Splan, Observatory, Next Monday, July 23
Source URL: http://ct.moreover.com/ct?haid=bce2cb63265c97991342610962455f02b79543768...
Text Snippet: I am very excited about "Dissection as Studio Practice," a class taking place next Monday, July 23, at Observatory. Taught by artist ...

Publication Date: 07/18/2012
Outlet: Los Angeles Times
Title: OCMA to put on Jack Goldstein show - latimes.com
Source URL: http://www.latimes.com/entertainment/arts/culture/tn-dpt-0622-ocma-20120...
Text Snippet: ... in Southern California. He studied at the Chouinard Art Institute and then the California ...

Publication Date: 07/18/2012
Outlet: InsideBayArea.com
Title: 'Hairspray' is Stars 2000 Teen Theatre's 20th anniversary show
Source URL: http://www.insidebayarea.com/crime-courts/ci_21095256/hairspray-is-stars...
Text Snippet: ... designing and attended California Institute of the Arts. He would still spend summers designing sets ...

Publication Date: 07/17/2012
Outlet: LA STAGE TIMES
Title: Experiments Inside REDCAT’s Lab — NOW
Source URL: http://ct.moreover.com/ct?haid=8926c4d1908e87c5134256407474042991ff8a889...
Text Snippet: ... asserts George Lugg, associate director of the Roy and Edna Disney/CalArts Theater. “NOW is part of our real ...

Publication Date: 07/17/2012
Outlet: Contra Costa Times
Title: 'Hairspray' is Stars 2000 Teen Theatre's 20th anniversary show
Source URL: http://www.contracostatimes.com/concord/ci_21095256/hairspray-is-stars-2...
Text Snippet: ... designing and attended California Institute of the Arts. He would still spend summers designing sets ...

Publication Date: 07/17/2012
Outlet: LA STAGE TIMES
Title: The Group Gets a Grip on The Paris Letter
Source URL: http://ct.moreover.com/ct?haid=8b1925dfd1922f131342552017300ba397a096601...
Text Snippet: ... 40 years ago. I graduated with my MFA in directing from the California Institute of the Arts ...

Publication Date: 07/17/2012
Outlet: Los Angeles Times
Title: Review: OCMA's 'Jack Goldstein' reveals artist's many layers - latimes.com
Source URL: http://www.latimes.com/entertainment/arts/culture/la-et-cm-oc-goldstein-...
Text Snippet: The films and paintings in a retrospective of the late artist at the Orange County Museum of Art show him at ease in a multitude of ...

Publication Date: 07/17/2012
Outlet: Press-Enterprise
Title: REGION: Making invisible workers visible
Source URL: http://www.pe.com/local-news/topics/topics-immigration-headlines/2012071...
Text Snippet: Institute of the Arts in Valencia but dropped out after two years, believing he could be more creative outside a ...

Publication Date: 07/17/2012
Outlet: Sacramento Bee
Title: Sacramento-bred actors leaving their mark on Oregon Shakespeare Festival
Source URL: http://www.sacbee.com/2012/07/15/4627922/sacramento-bred-actors-leaving....
Text Snippet: Published: Sunday, Jul. 15, 2012 - 12:00 am | Page 10AANDE Daisuke Tsuji and Eddie Lopez are two young Sacramento-bred actors whose ...

Publication Date: 07/17/2012
Outlet: Accommodation Uluwatu
Title: Surf Pictures
Source URL: http://ct.moreover.com/ct?haid=a707aed00ba9e68313425109272805a326f2eedf2...
Text Snippet: Surf Pictures without comments What is a device that can take pictures, surf the net and video record? i have looked into laptops and ...

Publication Date: 07/16/2012
Outlet: U2 Online
Title: Bono, Bob Dylan and Ella Fitzgerald Among Rare Interviews Soon Available to the Public
Source URL: http://ct.moreover.com/ct?haid=ad8dab1d85a9294b13424799106001db5e5454fc0...
Text Snippet: , California Institute of the Arts and Berkeley College. Researchers can lend their ear to the interviews ...

Publication Date: 07/16/2012
Outlet: Limité Magazine - Your Online Guide To Lifestyle
Title: “Vision in a Cornfield” Exhibition
Source URL: http://ct.moreover.com/ct?haid=8fb4b8391b95008b1342452947333300270b82bdf...
Text Snippet: ... the late 1970s by artists and professors affiliated with the California Institute of the Arts. ...

Publication Date: 07/16/2012
Outlet: Crossover Fan Fiction
Title: The Yellow Wood (6/10) - WIP
Source URL: http://ct.moreover.com/ct?haid=a627c09527ba7a8c13429423677971b1250dd6142...
Text Snippet: Title: The Yellow Wood Author: ardatli Rating: Explicit (language/sexual content) Pairings: Shelter: Zach/Shaun; QAF: Brian/Justin ...

Publication Date: 07/16/2012
Outlet: Daily Breeze
Title: Fifty years on, Alhambra gallery loves The Beatles, Yeah Yeah Yeah - The Daily Breeze
Source URL: http://www.dailybreeze.com/california/ci_21082956/fifty-years-alhambra-g...
Text Snippet: ... saga," Buchanan said. California Institute of the Arts student Yonui Lee, 23, said he was attracted the ...

Publication Date: 07/16/2012
Outlet: Pasadena Star-News
Title: Fifty years on, Alhambra gallery loves The Beatles, Yeah Yeah Yeah
Source URL: http://www.pasadenastarnews.com/ci_21082956/fifty-years-alhambra-gallery...
Text Snippet: ," Buchanan said. California Institute of the Arts student Yonui Lee, 23, said he was attracted the exhibit ...

Publication Date: 07/16/2012
Outlet: Inland Valley Daily Bulletin
Title: Fifty years on, Alhambra gallery loves The Beatles, Yeah Yeah Yeah
Source URL: http://www.dailybulletin.com/california/ci_21082956/fifty-years-alhambra...
Text Snippet: ," Buchanan said. California Institute of the Arts student Yonui Lee, 23, said he was attracted the exhibit ...

Publication Date: 07/16/2012
Outlet: FEELguide
Title: Banner Photo #86: Jonathan Caouette’s Doc “WALK AWAY RENEE” Is A Triumph Of Love And Life
Source URL: http://ct.moreover.com/ct?haid=98eef9f4b87a79c313424163116186ee3f6dc23a4...
Text Snippet: Today has been  Jonathan Caouette Day here inside my house, which kicked off around 12:30pm when I watched his incredible 2003 ...

Publication Date: 07/16/2012
Outlet: AsiaSociety.org
Title: REDCAT Film Festival Day 1 | Birds of a Feather
Source URL: http://asiasociety.org/texas/events/redcat-film-festival-day-1-birds-fea...
Text Snippet: Ballet of Unhatched Chicks. Dir: Shaun Seong-Young Kim, USA . Take a cinematic ride around the globe with the REDCAT International ...

Publication Date: 07/15/2012
Outlet: Elisa - My reviews and Ramblings
Title: Particular Voices: Michael Lassell (born July 15, 1947)
Source URL: http://ct.moreover.com/ct?haid=8de281e0eadf0feb1342779152211fdd0237f5e8c...
Text Snippet: ... 1920). He studied at Great Neck South High School (grad. 1965), Colgate University (B.A. 1969), California Institute of

Publication Date: 07/14/2012
Outlet: Ventura County Star
Title: West county community briefs: Pet license teams to visit area homes
Source URL: http://www.vcstar.com/news/2012/jul/13/west-county-community-briefs/
Text Snippet: ... by students from the Brooks Institute, Cal Arts, California Lutheran University, CSU Channel Islands ...

Publication Date: 07/14/2012
Outlet: Orange County Register
Title: O.C. Museum of Art reveals Jack Goldstein | goldstein, art, ocma - Entertainment - The Orange County Register
Source URL: http://www.ocregister.com/entertainment/goldstein-363632-art-ocma.html
Text Snippet: ... with John Baldessari at California Institute of the Arts, Goldstein was quite attuned to budding trends ...

Publication Date: 07/13/2012
Outlet: Flavorpill London
Title: Prophecy in Motion: Animation from Studio G-dcast
Source URL: http://flavorpill.com/sanfrancisco/events/2012/8/16/prophecy-in-motion-a...
Text Snippet: Studio G-dcast When Thursday Aug 16 (6:30–8pm) Where 736 Mission St 415.655.7800 Contemporary Jewish Museum says… Join the twelve ...

Publication Date: 07/13/2012
Outlet: a little bit on the awesome side
Title: A Little Bit On: Pendleton Ward [Interview]
Source URL: http://ct.moreover.com/ct?haid=ab456bbcc8a81b0513422133413502d6194d3c512...
Text Snippet: Last week I had the pleasure of interviewing the one and only Pendleton Ward, the creator of one of my all-time favorite cartoons, ...

Publication Date: 07/13/2012
Outlet: Pop & Hiss
Title: Slumgum -- with 2 weekend gigs -- carves out a place of its own
Source URL: http://www.latimes.com/entertainment/arts/culture/la-et-cm-slumgum-20120...
Text Snippet: Slumgum at Royal/T last year with Rory Cowal, left, on piano, Dave Tranchina, Trevor Anderies and Jon Armstrong.(Adeline Newmann / July ...

Publication Date: 07/13/2012
Outlet: Wired
Title: Comic-Con University: Lose the Necktie and Learn to Animate
Source URL: http://www.wired.com/design/2012/07/online-art-schools/
Text Snippet: Christian comic book artist Sherwin Schwartzrock works on a drawing of a character named Timothy for his “ArmorQuest” comic in his ...

Publication Date: 07/13/2012
Outlet: Ana's Floating Door
Title: thinking time (thoughts dump)
Source URL: http://ct.moreover.com/ct?haid=a535f78c13f706e71342180740123b783d35d4ffb...
Text Snippet: i figure sharing my process will help keep me motivated for my senior film, so i thought i'd post what inspires me, what i feel most ...

Publication Date: 07/13/2012
Outlet: SHIFT
Title: New Original Works Festival
Source URL: http://ct.moreover.com/ct?haid=99a3672c9e04a45e134216166499878446a76239f...
Text Snippet: New Original Works Festival Each summer REDCAT celebrates the vitality of Los Angeles’ vibrant and growing community of artists making ...

Publication Date: 07/13/2012
Outlet: all about JAZZ
Title: LA's New Music Scene” by Rex Butters
Source URL: http://www.allaboutjazz.com/php/article.php?id=894
Text Snippet: “ The rise and growth of advanced and free jazz in LA depended on the generosity and inclusiveness of its major practitioners ” “I’m ...

Publication Date: 07/13/2012
Outlet: Morning Call
Title: Former Easton resident Madeline Zima lands meaty, sexy star turn in indie flick 'Crazy Eyes'
Source URL: http://www.mcall.com/entertainment/movies/mc-madeline-zima-crazy-eyes-20...
Text Snippet: Madeline Zima and Lukas Haas in Adam Sherman's 'Crazy Eyes,' opening Friday in New York and Los Angeles. STRAND RELEASING, CONTRIBUTED ...

CalArts Alumnus Genndy Tartakovsky Inks Pact with Sony Pictures Animation

July 11, 2012
Variety

Toon director Genndy Tartakovsky has signed an overall deal with Sony Pictures Animation that will keep the Hotel Transylvania helmer at the studio, where he's also developing a take on Popeye. Pact includes development and direction of his own projects.  Read story

Daren Burns' First Solo Album Features Faculty Member Wadada Leo Smith and Fellow CalArts Alumni

July 10, 2012
All About Jazz

Bassist, composer and educator Daren Burns (John “Drumbo” French of Captain Beefheart) has released Fear is not the Natural State of Civilized People, on Urban Nerds Records, a label Burns founded in 2009. ... Described as a “post-fusion recording for the new world”, Fear is not the Natural State of Civilized People, features some of the best recorded work from the brash, multi-textured, avant-garde jazz trumpet player, Wadada Leo Smith (AACM, Anthony Braxton, John Zorn). It also includes longtime collaborators, and fellow California Institute of the Arts alumni, Sarah Phillips (piano), Scott Collins (guitar and loops) and Craig Bunch (drums).  Read story

CalArts Faculty Member Anne LeBaron: The Grandmaster Of Hyperopera

July 8, 2012
ArtsJournal: Daily Arts News

The Grandmaster Of Hyperopera (Yep, That Is A Thing)
Anne LeBaron is finally getting her moment in the musical sun. The composer's "penchant for working with other musicians and designers across multiple art forms may have found its fullest expression in the multi-media Crescent City. Read story

Emily Nathan Interviews CalArts Alumnus David Salle

July 7, 2012
artnet Magazine

In 2011, David Salle is just about the last Postmodernist Painter. Back in the wild and woolly 1980s, he had plenty of company—Julian Schnabel, Eric Fischl, Robert Longo, Francesco Clemente, even Mark Tansey—but somehow, his competitors and colleagues have all faded away, or metamorphosed into something else entirely.  Read story

'L.A. Rising, SoCal Artists Before 1980' Quotes School of Art Dean Tom Lawson

July 7, 2012
artnet Magazine

In the early days of the Los Angeles art scene, in the 1950s, ‘60s and ‘70s, local artists were routinely dumbfounded that their city was not considered a proper art capital, as compelling ideas frequently had their debut there.  Read story

CalArts Faculty Member Anne LeBaron is the Grandmaster of Hyperopera

July 7, 2012
Los Angeles Times

The composer's profile is rising: Her 'Crescent City' sold out at Atwater Crossing, and L.A. Phil is playing one of her compositions at the Hollywood Bowl.

Years before she became one of America's most intriguing postmodern composers, Anne LeBaron was a precocious chess player. At age 12, she won the University of Alabama's club tournament, whupping guys who made the error of not taking her seriously.  Read story

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