• CSU Summer Arts: Igniting Artful Minds

    CSU Summer Arts’ immersive summer school is transformative education at its best. Students challenge themselves, reflect, foster passion, build professional skill sets, increase their capacity for future work, and make life-changing shifts in perspective.

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  • Typo/Graphic Design

    Powerful typography makes mass communication visual and expressive. Join this workshop and expand your ability to integrate type and image into unique solutions to challenging problems.
    June 30 to July 13, 2014

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  • Inventor’s Workshop

    Make sculptures and environments come alive by exploring ways to integrate kinetics and sound into your designs. Take chances, work collaboratively, and gain new tools and skills to add to your studio practice. Learn directly from masters in the field who offer a wide variety of approaches to sound art and its close companion, kinetic art.
    June 30 to July 13, 2014

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  • Stage Combat: Unarmed and Small Arms

    Learn the skills for the most commonly staged physical violence, from realistic to comedic to farce. An SAFD Certified Teacher will provide 30 hours of training allowing students to apply for Skills Proficiency Testing.
    July 14 to July 27, 2014

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  • Connections: Lester Horton and Alvin Ailey

    Immerse yourself in the athletically emotive Lester Horton technique as expressed through the artistry and spirit of the Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater repertoire.
    July 14 to July 27, 2014

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  • 2014 Courses

    View the Full List of Courses OfferedWe have 17 fantastic courses slated for Summer Arts 2014! Check out our offerings in visual art/design, theatre, dance, music, creative writing, and media/animation. Join us in Monterey for an experience that will change your life!

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    All the Information You Need to Register and Apply for Financial AidClick here to learn about registration requirements, applying for scholarships, tuition costs and payment, and more.

  • Housing and Meals

    Join Us This Summer at CSU Monterey BayThe CSUMB dorms are modern and bright, and the dining hall offers fresh, healthy food with lots of options for special diets. Best of all, you’ll be living in a community of artists!

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