Includes books, periodicals, videos, and digital collections that relate to CalArts' history and community.
'The Great Ground Breaking' at California Institute of the Arts took place on May 3, 1969. The audio was taken from the ceremony as Thomas Lowe, then-president of Newhall Land & Farming Company addresses the gathered crowd. The audio track has been superimposed on construction footage. Soundtrack by CalArts grad Stephanie Cheng Smith (Music MFA 11).
Airing Out Our Drawers: 50-ish Years of CalArts' History and Creativity from the Library and Institute Archives exhibition and accompanying guides were compiled by the CalArts Library as a retrospective to highlight books, a/v materials, posters, and other materials in the various library collections. This is not a comprehensive representation of all materials or people affiliated with CalArts. If you would like to be included, or have any questions or suggestions about the exhibition, please contact us at email@example.com.