Adele Aldridge, Ph.D.

2000 – 2003 Adjunct Professor Capella University.
Creating and Instructing classes in the Information Technology Department in the subjects of: “Communicating in New media,” “Flash.” “Web Design.” “Fireworks,” and “Photoshop.”
1998 – 1990 Art Director, ActionWare – Emeryville, CA
Responsible for creating and posting the web page – production of all advertising, marketing materials, manuals, stationery, business cards, and premiums.
1991 – 1988 Vice-President Design, Desktop Video Productions, Inc. Oakland, CA
Developed software, animation and clip art.
1987 – 1984 President,Magnetic Arts, Sausalito, CA
Desktop Publishing and Design.
1983 – 1982 Art Director, Guinness Productions, Tiburon, CA
Responsible for directing other artists and developing products from concept through production for children’s books and learning materials.
1972 – 1976 Art Director, Magic Circle Press, CT
Management, Book Design and Production.

Illustrations & Magnetic Media
1990 – 1984

Animations & Magnetic Media
1989 – 1988

A+ Magazine, Portrait of Bill Gates
A+ Magazine, Graphics for Cover
Abacus, Inc. Design
Brøderbund Software, Illustrations for The Print Shop
Corvallis MacUsers Group, Cover illustration
Edwin V. Glaser Rare Books, Catalog
MacPhearson’s Arts Supply Co., 500 Catalog Illustrations
Magnetic Arts, Six Clip Art Disks
Magic Circle Press, Book Design & Illustration
Pacific Presbyterian Medical Center, Logo & Brochures
Pixellite Computer Products, Illustrations for program, Yours Truly,
Playboy Magazine, Illustration for article, The Year in Sex
San Francisco MacUsers Group, Cover illustration
Ziff-Davis Publishing, Sales Brochure
Abacus, Inc., animation fir Aerojet/Lockheed Presented to NASA (for space shuttle contract)
Abacus, Inc., 2nd Lockheed Project
Magnetic Arts, Mac Adam & Eve Erotica animation
Desktop Video Productions, Inc. “Once I was a Square”
Desktop Video Productions, FamilyClip & BusinessClip
Desktop Video Productions, Clip Animation

Illustrations & Concrete Poetry

1981 – I CHING Quarterly, [4 issues] Drawings
1981 – Erotica, by Donna Ippolito, Drawings by Adele Aldridge Opus Tutor, Denmark
1980 – The Joy of Lex, by Gyles Brandreth, Morrow, NY Concrete Poems
1979 – Open Secrets, by Walt Anderson, Viking Press, NY Illustrations
1978 – Language Awareness, Edts., Escholz, Rosa, Clark, St. Martins Press, NY Poems
1977 – Pocket Poetry, Ed. Richard Marsh, Pocket Poetry Press, FL Poems
1976 – Concrete II, Ed. Richard Mathews,Konglomerati Press, FL Concrete Poems
1976 – Moon, Moon, by Ann Kent Rush, Moon Books, Berkeley Illustration
1975 – Experimental Essays, Ed. Richard Kostelanetz, Something Else Press, VT
1975 – Words At Play, by Wm Espy, Crown,NY Concrete Poems
1975 – Notpoems 3rd, revised edition, Artists &Alchemists Publications Book
1975 – Erotica, by Donna Ippolito and Adele Aldridge, Artists & Alchemists Publications
1974 – Once I Was A Square, by Adele Aldridge, Magic Circle Press, CT – Book
1974 – Creativity & The Computer, by Carole McCaulley, Prager Concrete Poem
1974 – The Creative Approach To Teaching English, Eds., Sheila Schwartz & Dennis Hannan, MacMillian, NY
1974 – The Yellow Brick Road, Ed. Ann Dillworth & David Steinberg, Red Adler Books, CA Concrete Poems
1973 – Unmasking, edited by Valerie Sheehan, The Swallow Press, Chicago Cover design and participant in the book’s content.
1973 – Magic Circle Press, CT Art & Production
1973 – The Strange Coherence of Our Dreams, Illustrated the poems of Wm. F. Claire, Magic Circle Press, CT
1972 – Notpoems, Magic Circle Press, CT
1971 – Aphra Ed. by Elizebeth Fischer, NYC Cover and Concrete Poems
1971 – Omen, Fairfield, CT Cover & Concrete Poems
1971 – Black Maria, Chicago, IL Two Cover and Concrete Poems


PhD, Art & The Personal Symbolic Process – The Union Institute, Cincinnait, OH
Certificate of Proficiency in Video Occupations The Marin County Board of Education
Producers Card — Marin Public Access Television
Certificate of Advanced Studies — Silvermine College of Art, New Canaan, CT
AFA — Silvermine College of Art, New Canaan, CT
Parsons School of Design, NYC


2000 thru 2002 – Adjunct Professor Capella University
1993 – Adjunct Professor for The Union Graduate School
1987 – The Union Graduate School Desktop Publishing Seminar, San Rafael, CA
1986 – Abacus, Inc.Computer training in Desktop Publishing and animation, San Francisco
1986 – “Maximizing Graphics for Desktop Publishing” Palo Alto, CA
1984 – The University of The Pacific, Audio Visual Department a talk on “Computer Graphics and The Macintosh”
1984 – The Sony Corporation Demonstrated Computer Graphics at “Video Expo”.

Fine Arts

1985 – Women Visionary Artists Isis Gallery, Mill Valley, CA, September
1984 – Women Visionary Artists Collins Gallery, San Francisco, April
1983 – Exhibition of Visual Poetry NOTPOEMS, Miami
1976 – One-Woman & Many Group shows of Paintings & Graphics in New York City and Connecticut
1975 – Language & Structure Exhibition, NOTPOEMS, Toronto
1974 – Aspects of Concrete Poetry Exhibition, NOTPOEMS, Calcutta, India
1973 – Camera Three, WCBS TV NOTPOEMS


1988-89 – Desktop Presentations Report, Contributing Editor
1986 – Why Create Art on the Macintosh?, The Node, San Francisco
1985 – The Desktop Publishing Bible, Sams Publishers – Art & Graphics
1985 – MacPaint Re-Visited, MacClassifieds
1984 – MacPaint Magic, A+ Magazine
1979 – Notpoems & Changes, The Publish It Yourself Handbook, revised edition, by Bill Henderson, Pushcart Press, NY Chapter
1973 – Notpoems & Changes, The Publish it Your Self Handbook, 1st Ed., by Bill Henderson, The Push Cart Press, NY Chapter

Lectures & Presentations

1990 – Mac’Adam & Eve, presentation of computer erotic art Mensa National Sex Sig Gathering
1981 – Dreams, Interview on Bridgeport University Radio, Bridgeport, CT
1981 – I CHING Meditations, The Art of Self Realization, U.C. Berkeley, Center Southeast Asian Studies
1980 – Bay Area Conference on Non-Traditional Degrees, Panel member representing the PhD. Menlo Park, CA
1979 – I CHING, Creativity & Transformation, Institute of Integral Studies, SanFrancisco, CA
1979 – I CHING Meditations, slides and readings,The Family of Man, Palo Alto, CA
1978 – I CHING & DREAMS, lecture and workshop, Lake Charles, LA
1978 – I CHING Meditations, Annual Conference for Association For Transpersonal Psychology, Monterey, CA
1978 – I CHING for Beginners, Sausalito, CA
1977 – I CHINGMeditations, Annual meeting of Association of Humanistic Psychology, Berkeley, CA
1976 – I CHING Time Machine, National Women’s Spirituality Conference, Boston
1973 – Myth & Dreams, Seminar, Co-Director, Wainwright House, Rye, NY
1973 – Not For Women Only, Barbara Walters Program, WNBC
1973 – Unmasking, Book Promotion for Radio & TV, Boston
1973 – Unmasking, Book Promotion, WWDC, Radio,Washington, D.C.
1972 – Celebration With Anaïs Nin Seminar, Co-Director, Wainwright House, Rye, N.Y.