Recent Stories
  1. John Marshall on Whithervanes: a Neurotic Early Worrying System
  2. Jack Lardis (BFA '53): Founder of Oil Drum Art
  3. Student Profiles: Meet Ariana Wescott

Cool Classes & Assignments
  1. Using coloring books to study abstraction
  2. Matt Shlian's students turn paper into packaging, clothing, sets, books, and more.
  3. Students create motion graphics for TV

Advice for Emerging Artists
  1. EPIC FAIL #3: Parisa Ghaderi learns that making a lot of mistakes can lead to a solution...
  2. Digital artist Mike Campau ('96) talks about becoming your own brand.
  3. Sara Radin (BA '11): Concept Design and Inspiration

Focus on Faculty
  1. Anne Mondro is inspired by her work with Alzheimer's patients and their caregivers...
  • Tiny Circus: bringing stopmotion animation to small towns across America.
  • Jim Cogswell designs for the new C.S. Mott Children's Hospital

  • Student Voices
    1. How to make a chair in 15 easy steps! (Disclaimer: Not actually easy)
    2. Fantastical sculptures inspired by biology.
    3. Art and Design school gets shaken by a unique call for work.

    Making a Difference
    1. Keeping Art Alive in Detroit Public Schools
    2. Helping kids manage diabetes with video games.
    3. Osman Khan goes on a floating residency in the Arctic Circle

    Living a Creative Life: Alumni Stories
    1. Sara Radin (BA '11): Concept Design and Inspiration
    2. Stories from UM School of Art & Design alum.
    3. An Interview with Joseph Keckler (BFA '04)

    Going Global: Stories from Abroad
    1. Charlie Michaels leads a group of 10 students on a 3-week West African trip
    2. MFA students report on their 2012 travels
    3. Designing Across Cultures.

    Epic Fails
    1. EPIC FAIL #3: Parisa Ghaderi learns that making a lot of mistakes can lead to a solution...
    2. EPIC FAIL #2: Juliet Hinely learns an important lesson about site-specific installations...
    3. EPIC FAIL #4: Jim Cogswell learns that you you can’t make everybody happy...

    Other Stories
    1. The Stamps community made their mark on Chicago during the recent CAA conference.
    2. Stephen Schudlich gives us a culinary tour of Detroit.
    3. To Be Designed: A conference about the future

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