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Awards & Honors

Discover MIAD students, faculty, staff and alumni being recognized for their innovation, creativity, success and positive contributions to the world around us.

MIAD seniors selected for The Grilled Cheese Grant

Three New Studio Practice: Fine Arts seniors were selected as recipients for the fifth annual Grilled Cheese Grant.  Yhazmin Sanders-Sanchez, 2nd place, $500 Maria Alfaro, 3rd place, $400 Nick Drain, 5th place, $285  The grants provide support for seniors working on...

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MIAD Alum awarded for Innovative Sign Design

Eric Bailey '01 (Illustration) took top honors in the Wisconsin Sign Association’s 2019 Sign Design Contest. He won first and second place for brand signs at Saint Kates Arts Hotel and Ironworkers Local 8. Read more. 

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Alumna wins first place design award from VMSD magazine

Deb Wolf '95 (Interior Architecture and Design) won first place in VMSD (Virtual Merchandising and Store Design) magazine's Retail Renovation Competition for her redesign of a Ben Bridge Jeweler store. She works at SkB architects in Seattle. Read more.

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MIAD alumni chosen for County Parks’ Maptacular project

Several MIAD alumni have been chosen for Milwaukee County Parks' Maptacular project. In the project, illustrators and artists create a new map for a Milwaukee County Park in their own distinct, artistic style. The newest crop of posters is on sale now, with proceeds...

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