LCAD Events

Fall Open House 2021
On Sunday, November 14, 2021, Laguna College of Art and Design's (LCAD) Open House: Fall 2021 will offer prospective students an opportunity to meet with LCAD faculty and staff, and include individual presentations for our BFA programs in Animation/Experimental Animation, Design + Digital Media, Drawing and Painting, Entertainment Design, Game Art and Illustration; as well as presentations on admissions, the transfer process and financial aid.
Spook Easy 2021

Bidding opens Wednesday, October 20th at 9:30AM and runs through Friday, October 29th at 8:30PM.

Join Orange County’s most beloved art enthusiasts, fellow philanthropists and the extended community of LCAD supporters, and bid on dozens of unique, exceptional, one-off works of art from renowned professional artists, as well as LCAD faculty and alumni. Proceeds from this event will benefit the LCAD Annual Fund.


Pitchday 2021

Pitch Day 2021 Sunday, September 12th 3:00 PM - 6:00 PM

Join us for an afternoon of pitches as we build dynamic game-development teams, bolster resumes and work toward creating the next great game!


Presented by LCAD BFA Game Art and MFA Game Design Programs CLICK HERE TO STREAM!


Commencement 2021

This year's virtual commencement took place via YouTube Live May 21st at 2:00PM (PDT). For a recording of this event please visit:

The first 30-minutes of the recording highlights the work of some of our graduates.

Color It Orange 2021

Laguna College of Art + Design (LCAD) cordially invites you to experience the 46th Annual Color It Orange Exhibition featuring artwork from talented high school artists from across Orange County. The virtual exhibition runs Thursday, April 1st through Friday, April 30th. The exhibition features 88 individual student artists from 22 different Orange County high schools. Below are the links to the exhibition, split into two separate virtual galleries: