Items Tagged with 'Kendall College of Art and Design'

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Design tenets apply regardless of size

Visbeen Architects’ Matt Gerard speaks to professional architects, Kendall students.

September 23, 2016
Matt Gerard believes the design process is the same, no matter the scale of the project. Read More

College and nonprofit partner on downtown pop-up shop

September 23, 2016
A downtown college and a local nonprofit are teaming up on the first weekend of ArtPrize to open a pop-up shop that will feature upcycled goods. Read More

Change Ups: Students’ fashion exhibit draws historical inspiration

July 29, 2016
The Grand Rapids Public Museum partnered with Kendall College of Art and Design of Ferris State University’s Pamella Roland DeVos School of Fashion to open a new fashion exhibit, Inspired Style. Read More

KCAD architecture students follow a new blueprint

Director helps shape a master’s program with local focus, global perspective.

July 1, 2016
The Grand Rapids architectural community has been waiting for its first class of architects to graduate from a master’s program for nearly 30 years, and they finally crossed the stage in May. Read More

Collegiate teams secure $40K for entrepreneurial ideas

April 6, 2016
Sustainability and alternative transportation ideas landed the top prizes at the annual MWest Challenge competition. Read More

Kendall has designs on medical illustration

Fledgling program is one of very few in the country and is drawing attention.

April 1, 2016
More than 500 years after Leonardo da Vinci drew his seminal “Vitruvian Man,” the intimate relationship between science and art continues to be a point of emphasis for students at Kendall College of Art and Design. Read More

Inside Track: Bellavance brings hands-on experience to president’s role

KCAD leader relishes the opportunity for ‘real-world’ collaboration between students and the West Michigan business community.

February 12, 2016
Leslie Bellavance came to Grand Rapids less than a year ago to take on the role of president of Kendall College of Art and Design of Ferris State University, and she said every day since has been full of excitement. Read More

New Kendall president is ready to contribute

Leslie Bellavance’s leadership experience and artistic skills will come in handy.

July 10, 2015
The new president of Kendall College of Art and Design of Ferris State University is looking to build on her knowledge of internal and creative community relationships to maintain focus on the school’s direction. Read More

Kendall College names president

March 19, 2015
Kendall College of Art and Design in the heart of downtown Grand Rapids is welcoming a woman with roughly 35 years of experience in higher education as its next president. Read More

Gaming firm partners with college

January 8, 2015
A digital game developer has partnered with a college to give students hands-on experience designing concept art for a mobile game. Read More