From Paper to Pixels App Workshop 1/14 – CANCELLED

Stay tuned for details about the rescheduled workshop.

As part of the From Paper to Pixels Aaron Artessa, Art Director at Infrared5, will give a workshop on mobile/web application design on January 14 from 12:40-2:30 p.m. Alumni are welcome to attend. RSVP to Deborah Davidson,

Workshop Description:

In this workshop, Aaron Artessa, Art Director at Infrared5 will describe the steps taken to create an application for mobile/ web. Students will learn what UI/UX design is and how to approach a project. In addition, participants will be given the opportunity to work on a practical application together as a group and then break up into smaller teams to create work as if to present to a client. Students will take away a practical application of the skills and understand how planning is just as important as execution.

Aaron Artessa – Art Director, Infrared5:

With a BFA in Illustration from the University of the Arts Philadelphia, Aaron seamlessly shifts between numerous projects adding a dash of creative genius to everything he works on. A former book and magazine illustrator, he now designs original game UI and levels for titles like Hasbro: Game of Life Zapped Edition, Wheel of Fortune and Rock Band Blitz. When not hard at work in the Creative department, Aaron spends his time doing modeling, digital painting, working on games or completing improvements on his 100 year old house.