Art and Design Events & News


    Sculpture faculty Jeremy Davis was announced as a semi-finalist in the triennial Outwin Boochever National Competition held in the National Portrait Gallery at the Smithsonian Institution in Washington D.C. His sound portrait, Disambiguated, was one of 80 works chosen as semi-finalists out of more than 1700 entries. You can see (and hear) the work here:


    Lauren Blake sculpture Metal Houses was accepted into the Urban Institute for Contemporary Art's Emerging Artist exhibition to be held at Kendall College.

    Lauren Black 2022

    Rissa Martin (BFA Animation Student) had 2 of her printmaking works accepted into the Muskegon Museum of Art's 92nd Michigan Contemporary Art Exhibition. This competitive show presents a look at the issues, themes, and materials inspiring today's Michigan artists. Juror: Karen Hampton is an internationally recognized conceptual artist whose work addresses issues of colorism and kinship within the African American community. 

    Rissa Martin is also a 2021 RASA Scholarship AWARD WINNER!

    Taro Takizawa (BFA 2D Studio 2018 - alum) – has been selected as an award finalist for the 2022 Southern Graphics International Emerging Printmaker Award. SGCI is a prominent professional organization for Printmakers