News & Events
Alumus Kevin Beasley exhibits at The Institute of Contemporary Art (ICA)
Kevin Beasley (’07, Fine Arts) recently wrapped his first-ever show in Boston at The Institute of Contemporary Art (ICA), which ran from May 9-August 26. Calling him, “among the most significant young artists working today,” the museum featured Beasley’s work from the previous five years — sculptures made from found clothing and objects (often the artist’s own), including shredded t-shirts, hoodies, do-rags and basketball jerseys, embedded with microphones and acoustic equipment.
Feather Chiaverini awarded a 2018 “Outstanding Student Award” from the Surface Design Association (SDA)
Crafts: Fiber and Textiles senior Feather Chiaverini was awarded a 2018 “Outstanding Student Award” from the Surface Design Association (SDA) for “Homonormativity,” a large-scale piece (31”x56”) made of laser-cut and batiked felt.
CCS Welcomes Valerie Jenkins as Chair of Fine Arts, Fall 2018
Valerie Jenkins has joined the College for Creative Studies as Associate Professor and Chair of Fine Arts. Prior to CCS, Jenkins was Visiting Professor at the Minneapolis College of Art and Design (MCAD) and, for 14 years until 2013, Associate Professor and Chair of Fine Arts at the College of Visual Arts (CVA) in St. Paul, Minnesota.