Exhibition Detail

Patricia (Clark) Crosby: CARRIAGE HOUSE


Patricia (Clark) Crosby (BS Design 1961)

Pat has been an independent designer/builder specializing in home design and remodeling. She and her artist husband, Bill Crosby BS Design 61 MFA 63, rebuilt an 1813 stone house in northern New York as their home and raised three children. Pat continued to design and build on commission. She also, in partnership as Crosby Campbell Design Build designed and built the Nina Winkel Sculpture Courtyard, an interior space, at the State University College of New York at Plattsburgh. In recent years she and Bill have built with their own labor a cottage and a carriage house/workshop/studio in the midcoast region of Maine . The wood working shop is for Pat and the studio and darkroom is for Bill. They have always lived a life of building and making things including the landscaping of their places.

This work is featured as part of Future Former: An Exhibition of Alumni Work. This exhibition honors the creative work and careers of all Stamps School alumni, creates an aspirational connection between generations of U-M artists and designers and current Stamps students, and inspires reflection during the university's Bicentennial year.