Starts Aug 18
Community Events

Summer 2022 Graduation Activities

Thursday, August 18, 2022
through
Saturday, August 20, 2022



Join us as the next generation of artists and designers put their creativity on display.

ArtCenter is pleased to celebrate our Summer 2022 graduating class. We are also excited to welcome back our graduates from 2020–2021 who were unable to participate in any in-person events due to the pandemic.

RSVP links for our individual events will be added as they become available.

August 18 | 10 a.m.–5 p.m.
Grad Show Preview
Online | gradshow.artcenter.edu
Inviting creative professionals to meet our Summer 2022 graduates through a personalized, virtual networking experience.
RSVP to attend

August 18 | 7–10 p.m.
ArtCenter Grad Show
Pasadena Convention Center | Exhibit Halls A and B
300 E. Green Street, Pasadena, CA 91101
A special event for alumni, donors, industry professionals, friends and the ArtCenter community to celebrate our current Summer 2022 graduates and welcome back those who graduated during the pandemic.
Register in advance

August 19 | By appointment
ArtCenter Grad Show: Education Day
Pasadena Convention Center | Exhibit Halls A and B
300 E. Green Street, Pasadena, CA 91101
Private tours for high school students, educators and counselors.
Registration required

August 19 | 5–8 p.m.
Fine Art Open Studios
ArtCenter South Campus
870 S. Raymond Avenue, Pasadena, CA 91105
BFA candidates from our Fine Art program open their studios and exhibit their work.
No RSVP required

August 19 | 7–10 p.m.
ArtCenter Film Screening
ArtCenter Hillside Campus | Ahmanson Auditorium
1700 Lida Street, Pasadena, CA 91103
BFA and MFA candidates from our Film Department screen their work in the College’s newly renovated Ahmanson Auditorium.
Seating is limited. RSVP required.

August 20 | 10 a.m.–noon
Summer 2022 Graduation Ceremony
Pasadena Convention Center | Grand Ballroom
300 E. Green Street, Pasadena, CA 91101
Ticketed event for friends, family, faculty and staff to celebrate the commencement of our Summer 2022 graduating class as well as those who graduated during the pandemic.
More info

August 20 | Noon–5 p.m.
ArtCenter Grad Show
Pasadena Convention Center | Exhibit Halls A and B
300 E. Green Street, Pasadena, CA 91101
Grad Show remains open for friends, family and the general public.
No RSVP required

Please note that ArtCenter and the Convention Center will be enforcing existing COVID protocols, including vaccinations, boosters when eligible and medical-grade masks. Food and drink will neither be provided nor permitted indoors at any of these activities. We appreciate your understanding.