College for Creative Studies: Transportation Design


Colin Phipps

Adjunct Faculty

BFA, College for Creative Studies

Research Interests:

Luxury Transportation Design

Professional Experience:

Colin Phipps graduated from the College for Creative Studies with a BFA in Transportation Design. He began his career at General Motors in 2001 and has held various global design posts including Buick & Cadillac Global Design. Phipps has held posts in Strategic Design, Advanced Design and Exterior Design, developing numerous concept & production exteriors for Cadillac. Currently, Phipps works in the Global Cadillac Design studio as a Senior Exterior Program Designer to craft the future vision of Cadillac. In addition to Phipps’ professional automotive career he has been a faculty member at the College for Creative Studies, teaching Transportation Design since 2003, where he currently serves to inspire and develop future generations of automobile designers.