Design Dialogues: Todd Lerew
Tuesday, January 21
Wind Tunnel Graduate Center for Critical Practice
950 S. Raymond Ave.
Pasadena, CA 91103
Todd Lerew is Director of Special Projects for the Library Foundation of Los Angeles, producing exhibitions and public programs at the LA Public Library. He is the author of Specific Museums of Greater Los Angeles (Tiny Splendor 2018), was the producer of the @museumaday campaign on Instagram promoting 178 small museums in the LA area, and has lectured on the historical museum-scape of Southern California. He holds an MFA in Experimental Sound Composition from the California Institute of the Arts, has invented musical instruments such as the Quartz Cantabile which converts heat into sound, and was winner of the 2014 American Composers Forum National Composition Contest. He is a volunteer Fire Lookout at Keller Peak in the San Bernardino National Forest.
Parking is free or take the Gold Line and exit at Filmore Station.
Wind Tunnel Graduate Center for Critical Practice is an initiative of the graduate programs in Art and Media Design Practices at Art Center College of Design. The Wind Tunnel, situated between the two programs in a former supersonic jet testing facility on Art Center’s south campus, is a forum for speakers, conferences, exhibitions, residencies, screenings, and publications.