CCS Team Takes "Best of Show" at AAF Awards
We are very excited to announce that CCS Advertising alumni Ellen Wareham and Jason Manns (graduated in May) were both the recipients of a gold Student American Advertising Federation Award as well as the Student Best of Show.
CCS Alumna's Projector Design Featured on Yanko Design
CCS Product Design alumna (graduated this past May) Alexandra Sakalian's projector design is featured on Yanko Design.
Wilsonart and CCS Chair Competition finalist featured in Designboom
CCS student Adam Whittaker's bold chair design, which was a part of the Wilsonart Student Design Competition with CCS, is featured in designboom.
CCS Students Win Top Honors in 37th Annual Telly Awards
The College for Creative Studies’ Advertising: Design and Advertising: Copywriting departments proudly announce that five students have garnered six trophies — with two students bringing home highest honors — in the 2016 Telly Awards.
Wilsonart challenges CCS students with designing chairs using their laminate collection, winners to display at ICFF in NYC
Shinola turns to CCS Illustration Chair and Assistant Professor for feedback on their new sketchbook
What did Shinola do when they wanted some feedback about their new sketchbooks? They looked to CCS Illustration Chair Donald Kilpatrick III and Illustration Assistant Professor Francis Vallejo to test them out. Check it out!
Short film explores game-changing CCS sociology course that helps students tap creative potential
If you walked into Molly Beauregard’s classroom toward the end of each session, you’d find the room swathed in stillness and calm. You’d see every student sitting face forward, eyes closed, deep in silent meditation.
CCS alumna creates "Etsy-inspired," artist-driven wedding expo
While planning her own wedding, CCS alumna Angela Ficorelli, saw the need for a more personalized, independent, artist-driven wedding expo. Out of this need she created Rock Sugar Event, a place for engaged couples to find local vendors and artists peddling their one-of-a-kind, custom wedding items, from letterpress invitations to centerpieces.
Join us for the 2016 Student Exhibition Opening
Re:VIEW: A CCS Alumni Exhibition opens Friday, April 29, 2016
Join us Friday, April 29th from 6-8 pm for the opening of Re:VIEW: A CCS Alumni Exhibition
CCS Crafts student named finalist in the 2016 designext competition
CCS Crafts student Anne Tsaprazis is a finalist in the prestigious 2016 Designext Competition!
CCS Fine Arts alumnus featured in anniversary show at Modern Art Oxford
CCS alumnus Kevin Beasley is exhibiting in an anniversary show at Modern Art Oxford
CCS Illustration student wins Detroit Grand Prix Poster Contest
CCS Illustration senior D'mitri Moore wins the Detroit Grand Prix Poster Contest
CCS's Fashion Accessories Design program featured in Odyssey
CCS alumni work with The Verge on an exclusive virtual reality interview with First Lady Michelle Obama
CCS alumna-created documentary to air on PBS
Style Gurus: Two CCS Students Blog on Street Style at Fashion Web Site
Madison Koster and Natalie Miller, Advertising: Design students at CCS, are merging their love of fashion and design thinking as bloggers for CollegeFashionista.com, a fashion web site that showcases the latest styles and trends on college campuses around the world.
Meet 'Cross Stitch Creative' - a brand new, 5-year partnership between College for Creative Studies: Advertising Department and The Mars Agency
Unique Opportunities of the CCS MFA Interaction Design Program
Everyone knows we have thousands of interactions every day — with physical objects and products, digital devices and other people. But not everyone knows about interaction design, a new field that is focused on, that’s right, designing those interactions.
Alumnae Create Social-impact Design that goes Beyond Good Looks
Founded in 2009 by Nina Bianchi '04 and Libby Cole '04, Detroit-based studio The Work Department is dedicated to human-centered and participatory design processes. Running an all-woman workplace, the duo has for nearly seven years tried to expand the boundaries of what design can be — who should have access and how it can help strengthen communities.