Press Releases

Pecan Grove Primary School Receives TAP Founder's Award
March 14, 2015
Pecan Grove Primary School in Ascension Parish, Louisiana, Receives $50,000 TAP Founder's Award from Lowell Milken.

Art Center College Announces new Hoffmitz Milken Center for Typography
December 01, 2014
The new Hoffmitz Milken Center for Typography established to reinforce the value of letterform knowledge in contemporary visual culture.

Expansion of Lowell Milken Center for Unsung Heroes Welcomed by Community
Lowell Milken Center
September 16, 2014
Lowell Milken Center for Unsung Heroes moves ahead with plans to construct a new 6,000 square foot exhibit hall.

In The News

Carpinteria Teacher Receives Prestigious Milken Educator Award
April 08, 2015
Carpenteria, CA

Man behind the Center visits Fort Scott
June 28, 2013
Fort Scott Tribune
Fort Scott, KS


Leah Hoffmitz Milken: Her Life and Work Celebrated at Unique Art Center Event
Leah Hoffmitz Milken
February 07, 2015
Laughter, tears and, most of all, love was in abundance on Thursday, Jan. 29th, when more than 200 close friends and family gathered in Art Center’s Wind Tunnel Gallery to remember the extremely perceptive, bigger than life, impressively precise, brutally honest and encouragingly supportive Leah Toby Hoffmitz Milken.

A Message from Lowell on the Hoffmitz Milken Center for Typography
December 02, 2014
I wish to share with you some exciting and meaningful news. The long-envisioned Hoffmitz Milken Center for Typography at Art Center College of Design was officially announced today as an integral part of Art Center College of Design’s mission and strategic plan for the future.

Securing Democracy Through Education: An Essay By Lowell Milken
Education Reform, TAP System for teacher and student advancement
October 15, 2014
From generation to generation, talented teachers transmit democracy through the power of quality education.