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2011-06-21 10:06:00

PITTSBURGH, June 21, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Ernest Castillo of Las Vegas is the grand prize winner of The Art Institutes and Americans for the Arts Poster Design Competition 2011. Judges chose Castillo's submission, a design depicting an artist's journey to a magical deep-sea environment as he paints the first stroke on a blank canvas, because it best exemplifies the competition theme - "life is better with art in it." Castillo's prize-winning piece tries to show the audience that art...

2010-08-24 14:55:00

HENDERSON, Nev., Aug. 24 /PRNewswire/ -- The Art Institute of Las Vegas announced today that its Bachelor of Arts in Interior Design degree program has been awarded accreditation by the Council for Interior Design Accreditation (CIDA). Accreditation was awarded for the maximum term of six years, from 2010 to 2016. The Art Institute of Las Vegas is the second Interior Design program in Nevada to acquire this prestigious accreditation. The Council for Interior Design Accreditation is an...

2010-05-15 22:16:00

HOUSTON, May 15 /PRNewswire/ -- Kristen Young has been named The Art Institutes Best Teen Chef 2010. The Art Institutes Best Teen Chef Competition, in its eleventh year, has consistently brought together some of the best teen talent from around North America. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20100515/NE05607 ) (Photo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20100515/NE05607 ) This year, Kristen Young of Yuma, Arizona emerged triumphant as a result of her unique menu of...

2008-10-14 12:00:20

The Art Institute of California - Los Angeles is hosting one of Food Network's national castings for the new season of The Next Food Network Star. The network is currently conducting a nation-wide talent search for its popular reality show and encourages both professional and amateur chefs to apply. On Wednesday, October 15th, 2008, from 10:00 a.m.-3:00 p.m. open auditions will take place at 2900 31st Street, Santa Monica. Interested applicants should bring an application (available at...

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