Blog Archives

Javier Gómez Alvarez-Tostado

Javier Gómez Alvarez-Tostado is a practicing architect with expertise in architectural design and historic preservation, which he teaches in the USA, Mexico, Spain, and England. He has taught at SCI-Arc, Architectural Association, Art Center, Tulane, University of Colorado, Louisiana State University, University of Arkansas, University of Salamanca, Anahuac, UNAM, Ibero-Americana, and Texas Tech University, where he […]

Kelly Ash

Kelly Ash is a vocalist, songwriter, pianist, and music educator based in Seattle. Ash is actively performing as a contemporary and pop vocalist and bandleader, and creating innovative curricula for young contemporary vocalists, pianists, and songwriters who want to blend genres and find their own voice. Ash performs in the Seattle area and the Pacific […]

Tobi Wray

Tobi Wray is a proud Cornish alumni who graduated with her B.F.A. in Interior Design back in 2009. She is currently the Senior Manager of Design for Physical Retail at She leads a team of interior designers, architects, and industrial designers in coming up with new retail design concepts for the online giant – Amazon […]

Ilana Zweschi

Ilana Zweschi is a visual artist working in Seattle. She is currently represented by Linda Hodges Gallery in Seattle and is a member of the artist-run gallery SOIL. Her work has been featured in the No. 145 Pacific Coast Issue of New American Paintings, a Youngspace interview, and a 52 Critical Painters blog entry. Notable […]

BC Campbell

BC Campbell is an American composer of contemporary music. Working with Academy and Emmy award-winning storytellers, BC’s music is featured in the Smithsonian, PBS American Masters, NatGeo, as well as Netflix, Kanopy and Amazon. As an interdisciplinary composer, multi-instrumentalist, music producer and sound mixer, he works in film, theater, contemporary dance and performance as well […]

Andrea Leksen

Type designer, graphic designer, and educator Andrea Leksen serves clients through her studio, Leksen Design. She invests in the world of typography through font releases, speaking engagements, and publications. Currently, she teaches design and typography at Western Washington University, and previously taught at Cornish College of the Arts and Seattle Pacific University. Ms. Leksen’s font […]

Phan Tran

Phan Tran is a filmmaker, photographer, and writer. He is a local graduate of Juanita High School, received his BA in Philosophy from Seattle University and his MFA in Cinema and Television Production from the University of Southern California. He ran a boutique production service business focused on independent filmmaking in Los Angeles and has […]

Winnie Westergard

Winnie Westergard has worked as a photographer at Cornish College of the Arts for over twenty years. She is the photo studio tech, a Summer at Cornish and instructor.