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Alumni - Graduate News

Shane Darwent: 2017 Windsor-Essex Triennial

October 20, 2017 • Alumni News, Alumni - Graduate News

Shane Darwent (MFA 2017) is one of two American artists selected to participate in the Windsor-Essex Triennial, opening October 21 at the Art Gallery of Windsor. Read More >

Trevor King: Material Matters Best in Show

October 20, 2017 • Alumni News, Alumni - Graduate News

Trevor King (MFA 2015) recently won Best in Show in Material Matters, a national juried exhibition at the Brooklyn Waterfront Artists Coalition exploring innovations in ceramic, glass, wood, and metals. Read More >

Rob Kangas Presents Work at Two 2017 Exhibitions

October 10, 2017 • Alumni News, Alumni - Graduate News

Work by Rob Kangas (MFA 1985) was featured in two recent exhibitions. Read More >

Emily Schiffer: Cheyenne River Photo Essay Featured in The Washington Post

October 3, 2017 • Alumni News, Alumni - Graduate News

Cheyenne River, Emily Schiffer’s (MFA 2016) 12-year photography project about childhood on the Cheyenne River Reservation in South Dakota, was recently featured in The Washington Post. Read More >

Russel Thayer Creates Bicentennial Monument for City of Rochester

October 3, 2017 • Alumni News, Alumni - Graduate News

Russel Thayer (BSDes 1957, MA 1961) was commissioned by the city of Rochester, Michigan to create a bicentennial monument for the city’s Municipal Park. Read More >

Jon Verney: Solfatara

September 25, 2017 • Alumni News, Alumni - Graduate News

Work by Jon Verney (MFA 2016) is on view in a new solo exhibition opening Tuesday, September 26 at Adrian College’s Valade Gallery. Read More >

Cosmo Whyte: Don’t Whistle in the House

August 24, 2017 • Alumni News, Alumni - Graduate News

Work by Cosmo Whyte (MFA 2015) is on view in Don’t Whistle in the House, a solo exhibition at Chastain Art Center from August 25 - October 14, 2017. Read More >

Cameron Van Dyke: New Faculty Position, Off the Grid

August 16, 2017 • Alumni News, Alumni - Graduate News

Cameron Van Dyke (MFA 2015) has accepted a position as assistant professor of industrial design at Appalachian State University in Boone, NC. Read More >

George Frayne: Commander Cody Plays Lexington Village Theatre Aug. 25

August 16, 2017 • Alumni News, Alumni - Graduate News, Alumni - Undergraduate News

George Frayne (BDDes 1966, MFA 1968) - also known as Commander Cody, leader of the band Commander Cody and the Lost Planet Airmen - will be playing a show at the Lexington Village Theatre on August 25, 2017. Read More >

Parisa Ghaderi’s Work at Charles H. Wright Museum of African American History in Detroit

July 24, 2017 • Alumni News, Alumni - Graduate News

“Wish you weren’t here”, a series by Parisa Ghaderi (MFA 2014),  has been selected for Bent, but Unbroken, an exhibition opening at the Charles H. Wright Museum of African American History on July 28, 2017. Read More >