Community Outreach & Engagement

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The Valade Family Gallery

The Valade Family Gallery, located on the first floor of the A. Alfred Taubman Center for Design Education, presents exhibitions for and with students, faculty, CCS alumni and the community of Detroit on topics relevant to contemporary art and design practice today.  Its focus is to establish educational linkages between the College and the community, and to provide a space for exhibitions that advance and support the academic departments of CCS.

Upcoming Exhibitions

painting of Superman kissing a woman"Last Kiss" Joseph Mayernik '98

Re/VIEW: A CCS Alumni Exhibition

Opening Reception: Thursday, April 11, 2019, 6:00 - 8:00 p.m.

"Re/View: A CCS Alumni Exhibition" is an annual juried exhibition of work by CCS alumni from across the country. Presented by the CCS Alumni Council, the exhibition includes works in all media installed in CCS’s beautiful Valade Family Gallery, and it runs concurrently with the annual CCS Student Exhibition. The 2019 Alumni Exhibition is juried by Christine Schefman. Past jurors have included Vince Carducci, Ed Welburn, JJ Curis, Michelle Perron, Jason Mayden and George N’Namdi.


Valade Family Gallery
A. Alfred Taubman Center for Design Education
460 W. Baltimore
Detroit, MI  48202

Gallery Hours

Wednesday – Saturday 12:00 noon to 5 p.m.

Free parking available in the CCS Parking Structure located on Baltimore between Cass and Second.

Michelle Perron

Jonathan Rajewski
Exhibitions Manager