John Rizzo is currently the Woodshop Manager in Academic Facilities and Adjunct Faculty in the Foundations Department at the College for Creative Studies. John has lent his labor and teaching skills to a wide variety of community organizations, art projects and schools, including: Arts Place, Art on the Move, Hamtramck High School, and CAMP Detroit. Rizzo has participated as both a student and assistant at Pilchuck Glass School, Penland Craft School, as well as Peter’s Valley. John has displayed his works nationwide at various venues; in addition to his dedication to art scholarship, teaching and academia, John runs 4th Wall Concepts LLC, a company which focuses on design, fabrication, and consultation.
- College for Creative Studies
- B.F.A., College for Creative Studies
- Woodshop Manager