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. Witt Visitor Andrea Loefke: Creating Worlds
  2. Students create audio to experience under starry skies.
  3. a crash course in the sculptural potential of paper and fibers

Advice for Emerging Artists
  1. Celebrated author and A&D alum Chris Van Allsburg delivers the 2012 Commencement Address.
  2. Sara Radin (BA '11): Concept Design and Inspiration
  3. An Interview with Type Designer Matthew Carter

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

  • Student Voices
    1. A&D Seniors work on their first project: customizing their studios.
    2. How to hang ice, foxtail seeds and cell membranes
    3. Allison Knoll unfriends social media

    Making a Difference
    1. Helping kids manage diabetes with video games.
    2. Designing Across Cultures.
    3. Charlie Michaels shares updates on Detroit Connections: In the Classroom and Change by Design.

    Living a Creative Life: Alumni Stories
    1. Sara Radin (BA '11): Concept Design and Inspiration
    2. Rose Jaffe (BFA '11): Street art, illustration, and social engagement in D.C.
    3. The Power and Purpose of a Creative Life

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

    Epic Fails
    1. EPIC FAIL #4: Jim Cogswell learns that you you can’t make everybody happy...
    2. EPIC FAIL #2: Juliet Hinely learns an important lesson about site-specific installations...
    3. EPIC FAIL #1: Sherri Smith learns an important lesson about prototyping...

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

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