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To Our College of Environmental Design Communities:

As the leadership team of your college, we are coming together to express our shared outrage at the senseless death of George Floyd. Mr. Floyd’s death reflects the endless racism that has plagued our country since its birth. We stand...

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The College of Environmental Design (ENV) is open for virtual/remote services

The College of Environmental Design is open for virtual services in Fall 2020. Below is a directory of primary contacts by academic department, services and facilities.

Buildings 1, 2, 3, 7, 13, 89 and 209 are closed and locked until further notice. Studios and...

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The exhibition Through the Toy Shop and Behind the Curtain opened at the Huntley Art Gallery in January of 2020. Due to the Covid19 pandemic, it has remained closed to the public since.

Gina M.'s solo exhibition Through the Toy Shop and...

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The exhibition St. Broxville Wood: Into the Thicket opened at the Kellogg Gallery, Cal Poly Pomona in January of 2020, and was entombed therein when the school closed its campus in March due to the Covid19 pandemic. The show contains collage, prints, assemblage,...

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Pomona Gold Line Perspective by Bertha Mendoza, Angie Mejicanos, Helen Puga and Sherlin Orozco

Professor Brian Garcia's URP 2010L (Urban Design Theory for Planning Lab) partnered with LA Metro and the Foothill Extension Construction Authority for a demography study of the communities that the new planned Foothill Gold Line...

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2D3D+ 2020 Award Winners

We are excited to finally announce an UPDATED 2d3d+ Website with the 2020 Awards listings AND a newly re-launched Virtual Exhibition with Awards Acknowledgements included on display! 

Congratulations to the 2020 Awardees! ...

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Poly-kroma 2020, celebrating Fine Arts and Visual Communication Design on the Cal Poly Pomona campus with the 2d3d+ Annual Juried Student Art Virtual Exhibition, and Virtual Industry Portfolio Showcase...

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The Department of Art will host its Change of Major meeting for Spring 2021 on February 16 at 12 p.m.
February 16, 2021

Considering changing your major to visual communication design (VCD) or art history in Spring 2021? Attend the Change of Major meeting organized by the Department of Art. 

Change of Major Meeting - Department of Art
Tuesday, February 16 | 12 p.m. (PST)

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Dina Gilio-Whitaker's talk is part of the College of Environmental Design's 2020-21 Diversity, Equity and Inclusion Lecture Series
November 18, 2020

The Lyle Center for Regenerative Studies is hosting a lecture by Dina Gilio-Whitaker (Colville Confederated Tribes), a lecturer of American Indian Studies at CSU San Marcos, an awardwinning journalist, and an independent consultant/educator in environmental justice policy planning.


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ENV Virtual Open House (November 16-20, 2020)
November 16, 2020

Learn how students design the future at the ENV Open House hosted by the College of Environmental Design (ENV) at Cal Poly Pomona.

Students , educators, counselors and advisors are invited to get to know ENV's top-ranked programs in architecture, visual communication design and art...

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Lyle Center Guest Lecture: "A Green New Deal for Climate Justice" featuring Thea Riofrancos, Ph.D.
November 4, 2020

The Lyle Center for Regenerative Studies invites the campus community to a virtual conversation with Thea Riofrancos, Ph.D.

An assistant professor of political science at Providence College in Rhode Island, Riofrancos is also an Andrew Carnegie Fellow (2020-22), co-author of “A Planet to...

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Forensic Architecture, still from Triple Chaser, 2019.   Image credit: Forensic Architecture, Praxis Films.
November 12, 2020

Join us for another PLATFORM event: "A lecture by Eyal Weizman, founder of Forensic Architecture"

Thursday, November 12, 12:00 p.m. (PST) - Live via Zoom -
Hosted by CSU Bakersfield and Sacramento State...

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Cal Poly Pomona's architecture program was ranked No. 2 by The Hispanic Outlook on Education

The Hispanic Outlook on Education named Cal Poly Pomona in its "Top 100 Schools for Hispanics" 2019 list, with the Department of Architecture placing No. 2 in its Top 10 Architecture Schools category — up from No. 8 last year.

The rankings were provided by the U.S. Department of...

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PLATFORM: Postcommodity: A conversation with artists Cristobal Martinez and Kade L. Twist
October 22, 2020

Join us for the second webinar for "PLATFORM: Postcommodity: A conversation with artists Cristobal Martinez and Kade L. Twist"

Thursday, October 22, 5:30 p.m. - Live via Zoom -
Hosted by CSU...

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2x8 Virtual Exhibition designed by lecturer Garet Ammerman (Image courtesy of Garet Ammerman)

Students from 16 architecture and design programs throughout California seek to foreshadow the future of housing in 2x8: DOMUM, the annual student exhibition organized by the Los Angeles chapter of the American Institute of Architects (AIA|LA). The event —...

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L-R: President Hugh La Bounty, Panos Koulermos and Marvin Malecha (Special Collections - University Library, Cal Poly Pomona)
October 10, 2020

The College of Environmental Design will celebrate the memory of memory Marvin J. Malecha – a world-renowned architect, design educator and former Dean of the College of Environmental Design at Cal Poly Pomona. Mr. Malecha’s leadership stewarded the futures of design programs in North Carolina...

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Jim Morphesis Catalog Launch

Jim Morphesis: Passion and Presence, Memento and Myth, a print on demand exhibition catalog, launches on September 25th on Amazon! 

Purchase the catalog here


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PLATFORM: An Event Series of Socially Engaged Artists, Collectives, and Curators in Conversation
September 24, 2020

Artist Beatriz Cortez in conversation with Erin Christovale, Assoc. Curator, Hammer Museum, Los Angeles

Thursday, September 24, 5:30 p.m. - Live via Zoom -
Hosted by Cal Poly Pomona, CSU Long Beach, and CSU...

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Check out this article about our virtual Poly-Kroma 2020 exhibition written by the Poly Post!

Read it ...

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Join on September 8th : CarbonPositive Teach-in provides a “how-to” for planning, designing, building and manufacturing a CarbonPositive future – where buildings, developments and entire cities are constructed to use sustainable resources, generate surplus renewable energy, and convert...

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