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. Students from engineering, architecture and art/design join forces
  3. Students create wearable kinetic art using a sewable microcontroller.

Advice for Emerging Artists
  1. An Interview with New Yorker Cartoon Editor Bob Mankoff.
  2. A&D Senior Teshia Treuhaft interviews designer Ayse Birsel.
  3. EPIC FAIL #1: Sherri Smith learns an important lesson about prototyping...

Focus on Faculty
  1. Jim Cogswell designs for the new C.S. Mott Children's Hospital
  2. Collaborating with students from Detroit Community Schools
  3. From lint traps to comic books: the mysteries and motivations behind collections.

Student Voices
  1. Student Profiles: Meet Ariana Wescott
  2. Allison Knoll unfriends social media
  3. Teshia Treuhaft shares a project by A&D Senior Ryan Thurmer

Making a Difference
  1. A&D Professor Janie Paul on 17 years of curating the Annual Exhibitions of Art by Michigan Prisoners.
  2. Collaborating with students from Detroit Community Schools
  3. Charlie Michaels shares updates on Detroit Connections: In the Classroom and Change by Design.

Living a Creative Life: Alumni Stories
  1. Rose Jaffe (BFA '11): Street art, illustration, and social engagement in D.C.
  2. Digital artist Mike Campau ('96) talks about becoming your own brand.
  3. The man behind Bergdorf's famous window displays

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

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

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

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