College for Creative Studies: Illustration


Brian Kotulis

Adjunct Faculty

BFA, College for Creative Studies

Since graduating with a degree in illustration, Brian Kotulis has moved his way up from art apprentice to creative director while working at many of the Greater Detroit creative agencies.

He began teaching at CCS in 2005. His primary focus in the classroom is helping students explore the art of story-telling through context via medium-specific audiences. An expert in traditional and digital mediums, Kotulis’s core creative values revolve around experimentation with purpose, professionalism, preparedness, guided research and harnessing one's creative energy to build a stable career and balanced life.