LCAD Events

Fall Open House 2022

On Sunday, November 6, 2022, Laguna College of Art + Design's (LCAD) Open House: Fall 2022 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.

AI Talk

Artists, Illustrators, Designers and Thinkers discuss the impact of AI on creative work. LCAD is sponsoring a lively debate on this important topic. Join us with your questions and contributions as a panel of experts examine the positive and negative impact of AI Art.

When: Friday October 14 at 4PM

Where: LCAD Big Bend campus in BB13/14

Cost: Free

LCAD Art Market

Saturday, April 2 Sunday, April 3 10AM - 4PM

345 N Pacific Coast Highway Laguna Beach, CA, 92651

It’s back and in-person! The longtime-favorite annual LCAD Student Art Market provides an opportunity to discover artwork from current LCAD students from across all majors.

paintings | sculptures | graphic designs | prints illustrations | pins | jewelry | totes | and more

 Come meet the artists and buy directly!

Spring 2022 Open House

On Sunday, March 6, 2022, Laguna College of Art and Design's (LCAD) Open House: Spring 2022 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.

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!

ALL SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA COLLEGE STUDENTS ARE INVITED!

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: 

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-gpEcw8h-xU

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: