July type design by Andrea Cenon
BE MORE BUSINESS MINDED
THU, JUL 7, 7–9:30PM | VILLAGE WORKSPACES
What strategies are needed to grow your creative business? Errol Gerson will lead a discussion with design leaders Augustin Garza, Kim Baer, Margo Chase, and Arturo Perez to share their strategies for growth. Whether you are a freelancer, run a creative firm, or are looking to break out on your own, you will gain a deeper understanding of the business of design.
AIGA LA EVENT PROGRAMMING MEETING
MON, JUL 11, 7PM | SHOOK KELLEY
Open and free for all to attend.
DESIGN FOR GOOD: 2HR WORKSHOP
THU, JUL 14, 7PM | ZIMMER CHILDREN’S MUSEUM
Alisa Olinova and Noah Goldberg-Jaffe of verynice will lead designers and strategists in an intimate, two-hour design workshop, working to solve a problem for a local non-profit group. You will leave feeling connected to our community and proud of your contribution to a crucial design challenge.
SEGD Xplorer: DIGITAL FOUNDATIONS BOOTCAMP
THU, JUL 14, 8AM–5PM | SenovvA
Are you a Designer who wants to brush up on your skills, or learn new ones? Up your digital experiential game! Network with designers and professionals to:
• Learn and understand the structure of coding languages as they apply to websites, CMS, digital signage, and other connective experiential platforms
• Understand the fundamentals of VR technology to provide a platform for experiencing non-linear content
• Learn how to map content on physical environments and the software platforms used to control content
• Explore the process to develop and manage video, motion graphics, and live content, given platform requirements
10th Annual Summer on Seventh by Inner-City Arts & 89.9 KCRW
SAT, JUL 16, 7PM | 7th and Kohler
Celebrate the transformational power of creativity! Enjoy live music on the rooftop, gourmet food trucks, drinks, art installations, and more! Proceeds from The 10th Annual Summer on Seventh event support Inner-City Arts’ mission.
GETTING DOWN TO BUSINESS
Session 1: FINANCIAL WELLNESS
THU, JUL 28, 7:00PM | VILLAGE WORKSPACES
Getting Down to Business is a three-event series specifically geared towards designers who want to understand, grow and leverage their businesses. Over the course of this series, Errol Gerson will demonstrate how to accelerate your creative business with financial tools you can use plan for growth and sell for success.