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Julian Scaff

Creative Director, Blue Planet United

Los Angeles

Julian Scaff is an educator and creative director with expertise in UX design, interaction design, creative leadership and futurecasting. A native of California, he has been a professional designer for more than 20 years working for many tech companies and non-profits. Over the last decade Julian has taught design and interactive media at universities in the United States, Europe and the Middle East. He is the author of two artist books and has published numerous articles on design and sustainability. He has an MFA in Art and Design from the Dutch Art Institute, an MA in Film and Television from UCLA, and a BA in Media Studies from Pitzer College. In 2015 Julian was a featured TEDx speaker at TEDxCrenshaw in Los Angeles. In his spare time he writes and makes electronic music and video art.

Upcoming:

Design Slam

Design Slam

The Design Slam features innovative design thinkers exploring interdisciplinary topics at the nexus of design, technology and inspiration.

27
Thu, 27 April 7:00 - 9:00pm PDT

Previously (23):

User Experience Design Immersive

User Experience Design Immersive

Ten weeks. All day. Monday through Friday. Learn the skills of a UX designer and put them to work while building a comprehensive portfolio.

10 Times

GA Idea Incubator: Startup Builder from Ideation to Pitch

GA Idea Incubator: Startup Builder from Ideation to Pitch

Jumpstart your product development skills (at a discounted price!) by joining GA Idea Incubator!

2 Times

Drivin' Me Wild: UI, IxD & AR Design for High-Tech Cars

Drivin' Me Wild: UI, IxD & AR Design for High-Tech Cars

Shift your design skills into high gear! In this workshop series, you will learn hands-on User Interface (UI) Design, Interaction Design (IxD), and Augmented Reality (AR) Design.

Design Slam

Design Slam

The Design Slam features innovative design thinkers exploring interdisciplinary topics at the nexus of design, technology and inspiration.

Break Into UX

Break Into UX

Learn about what a UX Designer does day-to-day, and what skills you’ll need to be successful in the field.

UX Weeklong Bootcamp

UX Weeklong Bootcamp

Immerse yourself in a weeklong user experience design workshop taught by industry leader Julian Scaff.

Interaction Design for Car touchscreens and Apps

Interaction Design for Car touchscreens and Apps

Learn about Interaction Design Principles, including system behaviors and feedback, goal-driven design, usability, the five dimensions, cognitive psychology, and more.

Augmented Reality Design for Car Heads-Up Display

Augmented Reality Design for Car Heads-Up Display

Learn about how to design visual graphics for AR (augmented reality) while executing a project to design solutions for car HUDs (heads-up displays).

Introduction to Lean UX Methods

Introduction to Lean UX Methods

In this session, we'll cover various lean user experience methods and show how to apply these principles to your projects.

Ideation Workshop

Ideation Workshop

Brainstorm and workshop the process of identifying and developing those unique, innovative ideas that will solve problems.

UI Design for Car Touchscreens and Apps

UI Design for Car Touchscreens and Apps

Learn about the current state of UI design on a range of different devices from apps to cars using real life case studies on some of today's hottest brands.

Visual Design

Visual Design

In this 8-week part-time course, students learn the tools, theory, and practical techniques needed to create visually stunning designs.

Teach at GA

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