Van's Celebrates Black History Month Featuring CCS Alumnus
Vans just announced a limited-time footwear collaboration featuring four rising Black artists in honor of Black History including the work of Sydney G. James, CCS alumna, fine artist, muralist and one of the leading creative voices in southeast Michigan.
Celebrating Forgotten Heroes of WWII Through a Tabletop Game
Lee Gaddies, CCS alumnus and the founder and CEO of a Detroit-based company that has created a tabletop game that spotlights under-appreciated, all-black units during World War II. "Empire Fall” launched in November to spotlight the Army’s 761st Tank Battalion, a segregated African-American tank unit dubbed “the Black Panthers” during World War II.
Book Highlighting the Important Work of CCS Alumnus Mario Moore Available June 2021
'Mario Moore: The Work of Several Lifetimes' features the work of CCS Illustration alumnus Mario Moore, highlighting the work created during his time as a Princeton University Hodder Fellow. The book is now available for pre-order and will be released in June 2021.
CCS Transportation Design Students Envision the Future of Medical Response Vehicles
Autonomous vehicles meant to treat heart attacks and anxiety are some of the latest designs to come out of a partnership between CCS and Covestro, a German company that makes polymers for automotive interiors.
Billionaire Girls Club Re-launches Featuring the Work of CCS Alumna
Pharrell Williams's Billionaire Girls Club re-launched with a collection featuring the work of CCS Illustration alumna Jillian Evelyn, a painter known for striking illustrations of women in angular yet soft poses reflecting their struggles to fit into a world that often opposes them.