12/5/12 at 10:47a

CCS Transportation Design students continue to impress in the 24th Michelin Design challenge, a Michelin sponsored project that asked students to come up with lightweight vehicles that would instill passion and would be fun and safe to drive if built.


11/30/12 at 9:30a

Students from CCS’s MFA Interdisciplinary Design program donated their time and artistic talent by designing a handmade, low impact holiday tree for Lighthouse of Oakland County.


11/29/12 at 10:01a

EcoMotors came to CCS this fall to enlist the talents of our Transportation Design students. The students were tasked with creating an efficient, attractive and relevant concept that would make best use of EcoMotor's OPOC engine’s unusual characteristics.


11/19/12 at 4:20p

Detroit Social Entrepreneur and CCS Alumna Veronika Scott Honored by Caroline Kennedy as Recipient of 2012 John F. Kennedy New Frontier Award.


11/19/12 at 10:15a

Check out this great video featuring several CCS Crafts students who participated in the AOL Autos Technology of the Year Design Challenge last semester. The students were tasked with creating the award to be given to the recipient of Technology of the Year at the 2013 Consumer Electronics Show. The winning award design was done by CCS Crafts junior Brenna Dunn.


11/16/12 at 10:42a

CCS students help design new "Santascape" at the Somerset Collection


11/14/12 at 9:26a

CCS Transportation Design student's futuristic Chevroloet Camaro design featured in Carscoop online.


10/24/12 at 10:38a

Fine Arts alumnus Kevin Beasley part of exhibition at MOMA


10/24/12 at 10:15a

Student enrollment is the highest it has ever been, enrolling 1,404 students from 27 states and 13 countries.


10/22/12 at 2:56p

Working together as Design 99, alumnus Mitch Cope (Fine Arts '95) and his wife Gina Reichert, were recently awarded a $100,000 Grand Juried ArtPrize award for "Displacement, 13208 Klinger."


10/18/12 at 9:05a


10/4/12 at 2:40p

From Joanne Healy, Dean of Graduate Studies


10/1/12 at 10:29a

The incredible Graem Whyte, who works in CCS's foundry, is having a solo exhibition at Oakland University's Art Gallery until October 7, 2012


9/24/12 at 2:46p

CCS Photography alumnus and Detroit based photographer/videographer Patrick Daly has this great saying, “Potential is nothing without performance.” Read more in the interview he did with Megadeluxe online.


9/21/12 at 3:01p

CCS Product Design alumna Veronika Scott is still at it - this time with the support of General Motors.


9/19/12 at 3:14p

Mario Moore, CCS Illustration alumnus and current Yale graduate student exhibits at The Study Hotel in New Haven, Connecticut.


9/7/12 at 3:43p

The College for Creative Studies’ 2012 Benefit Enrollment Guide was selected for an Award of Excellence in the Publication Design category for the Heritage Region Silver Quill 2012 competition as conducted by the International Association of Business Communicators (IABC).

Silver Quill Awards are presented to those outstanding professionals who have proven that their communication programs effectively furthered the goals of their organizations – boosting revenues, reducing cost, and motivating audiences to a desired action.

In addition, Silver Quill awards are an entree into the international Gold Quill awards competition which is IABC’s global awards competition recognizing outstanding achievement in communication.

CCS will be officially recognized at this year’s Heritage Region Conference in Pittsburgh this October.


9/6/12 at 1:03p

For the Love of Painting: Selections from The Dicke Collection

Ross Bleckner | Mel Bochner | Will Cotton | Ann Craven | Ford Crull | William Daniels | Gene Davis |Rackstraw Downes | Mary Heilmann | Alex Katz | Ellsworth Kelly | Alvaro Lazo | Julian Lethbridge | Michael Mikolowski | Marilyn Minter | Takashi Murakami | Thomas Nozkowski | Larry Poons | Peter Rostovsky | Dana Schutz | Amy Sillman | Pat Steir | Jack Youngerman | Lisa Yuskavage

Alumni & Faculty Hall: Local Color: Detroit Portraits by Matthew Hanna FA’86


8/30/12 at 3:19p

The College for Creative Studies (CCS) is proud to announce that CCS Product Design Chair Vincenzo Iavicoli has been bestowed the 2012 IDSA Educators Award.


8/27/12 at 3:06p

Henry Ford Academy: School for Creative Studies welcomes new principal, Rashid Faisal, for the 2012/2013 school year.


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