James Kelley

Jim Kelley
(818) 677-3029
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Art 244 Spring 2014 Syllabus 
Art 344 Spring 2014 Syllabus 
Art 444 Spring 2014 Syllabus 

Professor, 2004
B.A. 1978, San Diego State University
M.F.A. 1999, California State University, Los Angeles


Jim Kelley—who teaches a variety of typography and graphic design courses—is a graphic designer who specializes in entertainment, corporate communications and menu design. He has worked as an art director and creative director on national accounts such as Borders Books, 20th Century Fox, Warner Bros., Hilton Hotels, Denny’s Restaurants, Ruby’s Diner, Turner Networks and CBS Television. Besides being featured in Print’s Regional Design Annual, Creativity, American Corporate Identity, and The Applied Arts Awards Annual, Jim’s work has received awards from The New York Advertising Club and The Broadcast Designers Association.