Education: BA, MFA, UCLA Design Media Arts

Here are some projects I’m involved in:

Right now:

  • Summer Cover Series Art Direction/curation for UCLA with Stefan Bucher of 344
  • Revisions to Vista Del Mar website: vistadelmar.org
  • Launch of Game Design Certificate at UCLA Extension
  • Launch of AR/VR/MR classes at UCLA Extension
  • Pre-launch of Design Disrupt Series, design partners include faculty at UCLA, CSUN, USC — dev site at designdisrupt.org
  • User Experience and Design Thinking post graduate certificate and module for UCLA Extension
  • Interactive Raffle system for D.A.R.E.
  • Online class migrations to canvas
  • Ongoing branding and consulting for non-profits
  • Planning for TEDxUCLA, set for April 7, 2018 UCLA’s Royce Hall
  • Sensing and wearables workshops
  • Design and consulting for hathaway-sycamores.net and vistadelmar.org Children’s Foundations
  • AIGA Los Angeles, Advisory Board (rolled off 2017)
  • CSUN Design, Advisor for Radius
  • Startup — inRecovery, advisory board
  • Starup — Soapologist, site development and equity

Publications:

Continuing Higher Education Review, Vol 74, 2010
Cathy A. Sandeen and Scott Hutchison
Awards:
Art Department Instructor of the Year 1995
Art Department Employee of the Year 2013
UCLA Extension
Potlatch award: Capitol Press Collateral
Chancellors Award: Volunteer Service for the Volunteer Center
Talk and Workshops:
UCLAx:
  • Think Like a Designer (Quarterly)
  • Design Disrupt (Launching in Spring)
  • TEDxUCLA and TEDxUCLA Salons: Stage co-host
Cal State Northridge:
  • Design Thinking,  Spring 2016
  • Boot camp reframing co-instruction with Dave Moon, Winter 2016
  • Interactive Art and Electronics, 2013
Cal Poly San Louis Obispo (Video of installation)
    • DIY: Physical Computing at Play and was featured on Boing Boing. In short, they turned our giant, 72-step grand staircase into a large-scale, physical computing video game.
      Scott Hutchinson and Michael Newman

  • CultureHub ARTALK presents Scott Hutchinson and Richard Whitney: a two-part series ‘Seeing by Building Simple Electronics’ & ‘Capturing a Story’
  • CultureHub Presents Control-Alt-Pixel: Reboot Your Approach to Design: Scott Hutchinson and Pete Hawks
AIGA
  • AIGA LA: Winter 2017 series on ‘Fail’ (Speaker)
  • AIGA Schools of Thoughts – Curation
  • AIGA Merged: Dave Moon and Scott Hutchinson
  • AIGA Portfolio review: Host and planner
United Designs: Co-director:
LA Chamber of Commerce:
Talk, Scott Hutchinson
Using Social Media |  Using Social Media Well
Talks at the UCLA Faculty Center:
Global Transformative Learning: Building Institutions and Changing Minds: May 23, 2013
Fablabs
Design/Media/Interactive
Comprehensive Branding/Design/Web and Interactive projects, and clients:
  • Hathaway-Sycamores
  • Vista Del Mar
  • D.A.R.E. America
  • Hirshberg Foundation of Pancreatic Cancer
  • California Furniture Galleries
  • Moulton Niguel Water District
  • UCLA
  • UCLA Extension
  • VASA Studios