Robert Birkenes photographs

Students in the cafeteria  The student looking at the camera may be Raymond Peña (ADVT 1964). Students in the cafeteria. The Shell gas station near campus. Los Angeles Farmers Market near the campus at West Third Street at Fairfax.

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Robert Birkenes photographs


  • circa 1965 (Creation)


15 photographs

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(1942 May 1 -)

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Robert Birkenes (ADVT 1966) was born in New York City on May 1, 1942. He created TV and print campaigns for United Airlines, Kellogg's, KFC, Kraft Foods, General Motors de Mexico, Coca Cola - Mexico, Proctor & Gamble, and a host of other Fortune 500 companies during his career in advertising. He is also an avid painter and sketch artist.

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The Robert Birkenes photographs are black and white snapshots taken by Birkenes while he was a student at Art Center's Third Street campus.

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Copyright held by Art Center College of Design (Pasadena, Calif.).

Digital materials and catalog records are made available for educational and research purposes only and cannot be reproduced, distributed, or published without written permission from Art Center College of Design.

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