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10.05.14

Corrie Baldauf Optimism Filters for International Skies

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Lufthansa exclusive 2014

Article: A Proud City

text: Adrien Pickshaus
photos: Malte Jager

Check out the article here:
http://www.lhm-lounge.de/downloads/standardbeitrag/608357/lh_1410_ex.pdf

09.29.14

Exhibition: Frames for the People: A City of Halos on view in Windsor October 3rd, 2014 - January 11, 2015

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Possible Futures: What is to be done?

The 2014 Windsor-Essex Triennial of Contemporary Art highlights and celebrates the distinct voices and compelling work by artists in southwestern Ontario, eastern Michigan, Windsor Essex and Detroit.

Curated by Srimoyee Mitra with the curatorial committee: Melissa Bennett, Lucy Howe, Stuart Reid, Gregory Tom

On view: Corrie Baldauf’s film Frames for the People: A City of Halos

Check out the trailer for the film here:
https://vimeo.com/66660473

Art Gallery of Windsor October 04-January 12. Opening Reception: Friday, October 3rd 7pm - 10pm

09.23.14

Exhibition: New Fibers 2014 jurying and soon to show at the University Gallery

Faculty member Brooks Harris Stevens has juried the most recent New Fibers exhibition that will be on view in the University Gallery October 27-December 10, 2014. Come to the reception November 5th from 4-7pm in the University Gallery in the EMU Student Center.

University Gallery, Student Center, EMU October 27-December 10. Opening Reception: November 5, 2014 4-7pm

09.01.14

Ellen C. Schwartz published two articles this summer.

While on sabbatical this summer, Ellen C. Schwartz published “Copper Repoussé Icons of Middle and Later Byzantine Times,” Deltion tes Christianikes Archaiologikes Hetaireias, Series 4, vol. 35 (2014), 361-374 and “L’Année dernière à Marienbad as Cubist Cinema,” Studies in French Cinema vol. 14, no. 2 (summer 2014), 76-90.

08.13.14

Interview with Jason Ferguson on 3D Printing Industry Blog

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3D Foundations/Sculpture Faculty member Jason Ferguson was recently interviewed for a story on the 3D Printing Industry Blog about his 3D printed mesh bombs. See the article here.

08.07.14

The Open Book Project featured on The Atlantic

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The Open Book Project book by Leslie Atzmon and Ryan Molloy was featured on The Atlantic.

07.05.14

Jason DeMarte featured in the Huffington Post

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Associate Professor Jason DeMarte’s recent photographic series “Nature Preserve” was featured in the Huffington Posts Arts and Cultural section. DeMarte’s work was also featured in several other outlets last month including Feature shoot, iGnant, and Beautiful/Decay to name a few.

Check out the articles below:

HuffPost

FeatureShoot

iGnant

07.03.14

John DeHoog Wins Faculty Mentor Award

Furniture Design Professor John DeHoog was the William Fennel Symposium Faculty Mentor Award for work he did with Melissa Judd on a project that was featured in the 2014 EMU Design Expo. This year 28 faculty were nominated for the award, but John’s nomination rose to the top!

02.11.14

Event: Jason J Ferguson's 3D printing research presented at New Media Caucus

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Sculpture faculty member Jason Ferguson will present his research on 3D printing and the integration of rapid prototyping technology into his art process. The 3D Panel/Roundtable Discussion presented by the New Media Caucus is a production of the annual College Arts Association conference at the Hilton Chicago.

This roundtable is an opportunity to explore and discuss the emerging field of 3D printing in the art and technology / studio art context, with particular focus on pedagogy. The concurrent 3D print show, Art2Make at Columbia College’s Center for Book and Paper provides a context for what is possible and how 3D printing is being adopted as a medium.

For additional information visit:

http://www.newmediacaucus.org/events/

Center for Book & Paper Arts (CBPA) 1104 South Wabash, 2nd Fl, Chicago, IL February 13-February 13. Opening Reception: 2:30pm -5pm

02.10.14

Exhibition: TRANSitioning

The opening reception of the 2014 Women’s & Gender Studies Biennial Juried Art Exhibition: TRANS. The exhibition will take place February 12- March 13, 2014 at Studio Couture Detroit (1433 Woodward Avenue, Detroit, MI 48226 / studiocouturedetroit.org). This exhibition explores the theme of TRANSITION and will highlight creative TRANsdisciplinary feminist works that explore TRANSITIONing such as: Staying <=> Leaving Movement <=> Stasis Marrying <=> Divorcing Academic <=> Activist Coupling <=> Parenting Closeting <=> Outing Life <=> Death Thinking <=> Doing Creation <=> Destruction Growing <=> Shrinking Being <=> Becoming. The exhibition is being co-sponsored by the UDM Women’s & Gender Studies Program and the Lawrence Technological University School of Architecture and Design.

Location:

Studio Couture Detroit February 12-March 14. Opening Reception: 6-9pm
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