FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: August 23, 2013
Marketing & Public Relations Coordinator
College of Performing & Visual Arts
Southern Utah University
FOR CALENDAR EDITORS: ART INSIGHTS, Q. CASSETTI, GRAPHIC DESIGNER/ILLUSTRATOR
WHAT: With over 30 years of experience as a sought-after graphic designer/illustrator, Q. Cassetti’s portfolio runs the gamut from branding corporate clients to vibrant creativity. This nationally-recognized artist shares her craft of illustration during Art Insights, SUU’s Department of Art and Design’s weekly lecture series.
WHO: Art Insights, Southern Utah University, Department of Art and Design
WHEN: Thursday, September 5, 2013
WHERE: Centrum Arena, Section K, Southern Utah University, Cedar City, UT
INFO: Phone: Arts Hotline: (435) 865-8800 or visit: www.suu.edu/arts
PRICES: Free and the General Public is encouraged to attend.
SUU’S ART INSIGHTS TO FEATURE
Q. CASSETTI, GRAPHIC DESIGNER/ILLUSTRATOR,
SEPTEMBER 5, 2013
Southern Utah University, Cedar City, Utah: With over 30 years of experience as a sought-after graphic designer/illustrator, Q. Cassetti’s portfolio runs the gamut from branding corporate clients to vibrant creativity. This nationally-recognized artist shares her craft of illustration during Art Insights, SUU’s Department of Art and Design’s weekly lecture series, on Thursday, September 5, 2013. The lecture begins at 7:00pm in the Centrum Arena, Section K. Admission is free and the general public is encouraged to attend.
For more than three decades, Q. Cassetti has created visual art experiences with illustration for a variety of outstanding clients including Quest Diagnostics, Steuben Glass, The Corning Museum of Glass, US Postal Service, The Baker Institute for Animal Health, Cornell Feline Health Center, The Cornell Veterinary College, Cornell University, Tiffany and Company, Estee Lauder, Origins Natural Resources, Corning Incorporated, T. Rowe Price, Lightship Communications, Omega One Communications, Nantucket Paper Chase, Glimmerglass Wine, FreeRein Wines, The Hangar Theatre, Ithaca Triathlon, Ithaca College,The New Yorker Magazine, Jaffe and Partners (NY), Beardwood & Co. Her pro-bono work for local food producers and farmers include work for: Farmer Ground Flour, Wide Awake Bakery, TreeGate Farm, Orange Cat Farm, MyerFarm Distillery, Forge Cellars, RedByrd Orchard Cider, GoodLife Farm, MacDonald Farm, The Piggery, Great Local Foods Network, The Regional Access, New York Foods, Finger Lakes Cider Alliance, Finger Lakes Meat Project, The Trumansburg Farmers Market, Stonecat Cafe.
Q. lives and works out of a recognized Greek Revival House happily situated in the Finger Lakes in the best little town in the universe, Trumansburg, New York. For more information on Q. Cassetti, visit her website qcassetti.com.
Art Insights is a weekly program hosted during the fall and spring semesters by SUU’s Art and Design faculty. Students and community members meet weekly to experience presentations and discussions by visiting artists and art educators from around the nation who share their work, insights, and attend gallery openings. Admission is free, and the general public is invited to attend.
Explore the commercial and creative portfolio of an acclaimed graphic designer/illustrator by attending Q. Cassetti’s Art Insights presentation. For more information on the SUU College of Performing and Visual Arts events, please call the Arts Hotline at (435) 865-8800, or visit www.suu.edu/arts.
ABOUT THE COLLEGE
The Southern Utah University College of Performing and Visual Arts is comprised of nationally accredited departments of Art and Design, Music, Theatre Arts and Dance, as well as a Center for Shakespeare Studies and a graduate program in Arts Administration. The College offers 16 different degree areas, including liberal arts Bachelor of Arts and Bachelor of Science degrees; professional Bachelor of Music and Bachelor of Fine Arts in art and theatre degrees; and a Master of Fine Arts in Arts Administration degree. The Center for Shakespeare Studies offers a minor in Shakespeare Studies. More than 60 full- and part-time faculty and staff are engaged in teaching and mentoring over 550 majors in the College. Over 1100 students enroll each year in over 195 arts classes on the SUU campus. The College presents 100 performances, lectures, presentations, and exhibitions each year. The College’s affiliate organizations include the Braithwaite Fine Arts Gallery, American Folk Ballet, Utah Shakespeare Festival, and the SUU Ballroom Dance Company. For more information about the College of Performing and Visual Arts, contact the Office of the Dean (435) 865-8561, or by e-mail at firstname.lastname@example.org.