MIAD in the News

People on the Move: Sarah O. Zimmerman

December 15, 2017

MIAD welcomes Sarah O Zimmerman, president of the Astor Street Foundation, to the MIAD Board of Trustees. Read more from the Milwaukee Business Journal.

MIAD Holiday Sale 2017

November 25, 2017

The MIAD Holiday Sale and select items for sale from participating artists and designers were featured on WISN. See the WISN video.

MIAD alum Rob Schrab '92 (Illustration) speaks with WUWM's Bonnie North

November 10, 2017

Rob Schrab talks with Bonnie North about his climb from MIAD student to Emmy-winning and Oscar-nominated Hollywood screenwriter and director. Listen to the WUWM Lake Effect interview.

MIAD alum and Emmy winner wants you to "Embrace the Dumb"

October 30, 2017

Rob Schrab '92 (Illustration) a Wisconsin native, has amassed a slew of achievements over the 20 years he's spent in Hollywood, and now he's coming to MIAD to present "Embrace the Dumb: The Rob Schrab Experience" at the November MIAD Creativity Series. Read the Milwaukee Magazine article.

The story behind the Milwaukee Home shirts

October 20, 2017

MIAD alumna Melissa Thornton '02 (Communication Design) and her Milwaukee Home t-shirt business has thrived. Read the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel article

'Chairness' and Contemporary Illustration at MIAD

October 17, 2017

MIAD opens two new exhibits on Fall Gallery Night about the evolution of chairs and contemporary illustration, respectively. See the Shepherd Express article.

Color or B&W? Gallery Night a choice adventure

October 16, 2017

Two MIAD exhibits are among the offerings on Fall Gallery Night in the Historic Third Ward. See the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel article.

Milwaukee's Gallery Night and Day shows off city's vibrant art scene

September 20, 2017

MIAD's galleries and exhibitions, "FANTASTIC: Four Contempoary Illustration Artists" and "Chair5: Five Perspectives on Form, Function and Innovation," are included among the places to stop at Fall Gallery Night. See the Chicago Tribune article.

MIAD's Fedorchuk celebrates the art of service

September 14, 2017

Professor Leslie Fedorchuk has spent her career fusing community service and the arts. See the Milwaukee Business Journal article.

More MIAD in the News

In the Wings: Meet creative Xavier Ruffin '10

Eight aspiring ad execs including Daniela Valle Chavelas '17 reveal their hopes and fears about working for you

CopyWrite Magazine founded by alumni Lexi Brunson and Carsyn Taylor is a spotlight on Milwaukee's urban culture

Supported by MIAD, Milwaukee named a top-10 best city for creative workers to launch a career in the arts

Professor Jason Yi participates in 'Sculpture Milwaukee' installing public art downtown on Wisconsin Avenue

Mother and soon-to-be MIAD graduate Christine Carr '17 designs drone to track her autistic child

Made in Milwaukee: Alumni Jesse Meyer and Kamryn Boelk specialize in some very impressive art

MIAD's among 7 student art shows to check out at Milwaukee-area universities this spring

Inside Project Dali, Adobe's mind-blowing VR experiment with alumnus Erik Natzke

15 Minutes with: Alumnus Aaron Boyd

MIAD named 2017 Top Graphic Design School

Ethan Keister named 2017 Student to Watch

Gabriela Riveros showcases her illustrations and her love for her Paraguayan culture on The Arts Page

Shana McCaw and Brent Budsberg model the art of collaboration

This Fyxation custom bike designed by Tim Reddington '16 featuring the new 'people's flag' is the most Milwaukee thing

Guerrilla Girls take over MIAD

Guerrilla Girls bring message of equality to Milwaukee Institute of Art & Design

'Just the Facts' questions objectivity of museum exhibits

Supported by MIAD, Milwaukee named one of three up-and-coming places to live

Scream and Professor Zoe Darling will create a print out of it

'Just the Facts' exhibit at MIAD challenges how museums tell stories

Ariana Vaeth '17 announced as Pfister artist-in-residence finalist

Var Gallery, owned by Josh Hintz '12, an accessible portal to art world

Trustee Linda Marcus named to Bizwomen's 'Women to Watch' list

Dominic Chambers '16 appears on Black Nouveau program

MIAD Holiday Sale featured on the news

Mapping life through furniture: a conversation with Asher Israelow ahead of the MIAD Creativity Series

New MIAD gallery highlights user experience

Fall Gallery Night and Day preview features MIAD User Experience exhibit

Latino Arts hires Jacobo Lovo '00 (Painting) as new managing artistic director

New tool lets MIAD students create virtual art

NSP class featured on the airwaves

Renee Martinez's '17 (Printmaking) mural transforms east side path into Black Cat Alley

Two MIAD exhibits are not to miss

Alumnus Cory Zimmerman propels passion for cancer nonprofit

Kevin Wrencher '16 goes Beyond the Classroom with NSP major

Alumnus Jordan Waraksa's bellophones featured on French TV

Gabriela Riveros '16 (Illustration) designs the campaign art for the 2016 Milwaukee Film Festival

Jessica Kuczynski's '18 (Illustration) graphic novel created in Research, Practice & Methods, is featured in MIC

Manuja Waldia '14 (Communication Design) designs the cover art for repackaged Shakespeare classics

MIAD and Milwaukee Pride create Rising Star scholarship for LGBTQ students

Caitlin Xiong's '16 (Illustration) senior thesis is featured in the Journal Sentinel's Fresh MKE section

MIAD illustration students design for Colectivo 

Emily Siira '17 (ID) and ID professor Thorton Lothrop consult on first-of-its-kind Nobo wearable hydration monitor

MIAD hosts the Boys & Girls Clubs of Greater Milwaukee annual Fine Arts Exhibition

MIAD alumna Indie LaLonde '14 (ISA) is named a finalist for the 2015 Pfister Artist in Residence Program

MIAD Trustee Jessica Jubelirer is one of the Milwaukee Business Journal's 2016 40 under 40 winners

Kellymarie Stamper '16 (ISA) work from the New York Studio Residency Program Exhibition is featured in Arte Fuse

2014 Nohl Fellows, including alumni Jenna Knapp and Emily Belknap, and faculty members Shana McCaw and Brent Budsberg, work is celebrated

MIAD students mentioned in WUWM Lake Effect segment

Korean papermaking is celebrated in New Hanji, co-curated by faculty members Chelsea Holton and Rina Yoon, featuring alumnus Nirmal Raja '08 and faculty member Christiane Grauert

President Jeff Morin is ready 'to raise MIAD's profile'

MIAD faculty and alumni named 2015 Nohl Fellowship recipients

President Jeff Morin supports a place 'Where passion finds purpose'

Heather Haney-King '97 (Interior Architecture + Design) is named Director of Operations at Dimension Design's Las Vegas hub

MIAD receives $3 million grant for AIM High Wisconsin initiative

Niki Johnson's (Faculty) portrait of Pope Benedict XVI made from condoms sparks controversy after the Milwaukee Art Museum announces its display in their permanent collection

Mike Kasun '86 (Illustration) helped design the 2016 Indianapolis 500's logo for its 100th run

Granite Gear designer Michael Meyer '05 (Industrial Design) recieves SGB's 40 Under 40 Award

 Retiring president Neil Hoffman reflects on his time at MIAD

MIAD names Jeffrey Morin college president

2015 Senior Exhibition

MIAD's Two50Two Residence Hall receives AIA Wisconsin, Real Estate Award and Mayor's Design Award

New Milwaukee Bucks logo created under the direction of Justin Kay '04

Matt Levatich (former MIAD Trustee) takes the throttle as president and chief executive officer at Harley-Davidson

Todd Mrozinski '97 casts a new light as the 2015 Pfister Artist in Residence

Alisa Toninato's '05 American Skillet Company featured on ABC's The Chew

Mara Natkin's '09 Artery Ink combines art and wellness

MIAD, GM team up to develop automotive modeling skills

Boris Pelcer's '07 illustration featured on cover of Newsweek

Rob Schrab '92 to direct sequel to The Lego Movie

MIAD alum named 2015 Pfister Artist in Residence

Eyes on Milwaukee: MIAD opens new residence hall, celebrates 40 years

MIAD joins Meatless Monday

MIAD students and alumni create mural outside Milwaukee Public Market

Ben McGinley '10 was the lead designer for Harley-Davidson's Project LIveWire

Photography Lab Technician Tara Bogart discusses "A Modern Hair Study"

Alum Brian Mallman '94 gave a TED talk April 18, 2014

ID student Luis Hernandez creates LEGO Calatrava

MIAD exhibition First Person: Contemporary Cuban Art interview with co-curators, artists

Xavier Ruffin '10 answers 5 questions for AdAge about "Mad Black Men"

Niki Johnson named 2014 Pfister Artist in Residence

Ayla Boyle '14 (Sculpture) wins downtown Milwaukee public art showdown

A fine-arts degree may be a better choice than you think

Faculty members Niki Johnson & Tyanna J. Buie named in the 20 Most Creative Milwaukeeans

Alum Paul Druecke to show in 2014 Whitney Biennial

Faculty member Niki Johnson's 'Interdisciplinary Is the New Black'

Associated Professor Christiane Grauert named winner of the 2nd American Batik Competition

Printmaking faculty member Tyanna J. Buie gets top billing at Dean Jensen show

MIAD a part of Summit to explore the creative process

MIAD, Marquette collaborate on groundbreaking curriculum

New residence hall to open across from MIAD in 2014

Associate Professor John Caruso on how design thinking can change your company

Milwaukee named a Top 12 ArtPlace

Tyanna Buie wins Nohl Fellowship

MIAD works with Muslim student to craft compromise built on tolerance

MIAD Creativity Series and Foundations students' work get a closer look

Alisa Toninato '05 was named an Honoree by Martha Stewart

MKE<->LAX featured in the Third Coast Digest's Gallery Night review

Julia Kozerski '12 chronicles weight loss in "Changing Room"

2012 Faculty Exhibition featured in the Third Coast Digest

Executive Director of Financial Aid discusses student loans with the Business Journal of Milwaukee

 MIAD/MU partner to help 'Nourish' one girl's life

Alum's iconic skillets featured in the Huffington Post

MIAD seniors showcase final projects

MIAD Senior's thesis featured in CNN

JSOnline: MIAD student helps design Kohl's tote bags

MIAD Senior wins 2nd place in International Home + Housewares Competition

Peggy Sue Dunigan of the Shepherd Express joins a critique in New Exchanges

How magazine names Adrian Gilling '10 one of "16 Inspiring Young Creatives"

MIAD alumni, faculty awarded prestigious Nohl fellowships

Radio Milwaukee talks about MIAD's Service Learning Program

Professors Eric Vogel and Nichole Jeffries talk to Radio Milwaukee about Green projects

Alum Casey Ketterhagen is the lead stylist for Harley-Davidson's Blackline

Service Learning Symposium speakers and Ugandan youth leaders

Media & Morality students join instructor & art critic Pedro Vélez in artnet

2011 MIAD Senior Exhibition

Watch MIAD ID Alumni on MPTV's Arts Digest

MIAD leases east side apartments for student housing, pursues 3rd Ward project

MIAD students win international design award

Charles Dwyer's ('84) career-changing shift.

Photography student publishes cookbook.

Prof. Jill Sebastian honored as Woman of Influence.

Recent grad Jeanette Arellano ('10) on The Morning Blend.

WUWM Lake Effect Interview with MIAD students.

Sustainability in the MIAD Senior Show.

Growing Power's Will Allen to receive honorary doctorate. 

MIAD Photography Students Photograph Milwaukee's Art Scene.

MIAD helps drive Milwaukee's fresh new urbanism.

Harley donates $1.4 million in materials. 

Professor Jason Yi Helps 'Make Milwaukee'

MIAD elects new board members.

Pfister names alumna Katie Musolff next artist in residence.

MIAD student Xavier Ruffin gives back as OnRamp board member.

Alum Ostrerov featured at Portrait Society

ID Professor Caruso joins judging team in "Redefining Dining."

Foundations student using talent to support charity

Alumna Peggy Brown '88 wins Tagie Award

Harley museum exhibit featured work of MIAD students

MIAD's 'Great American Kitchen'

 MIAD professor puts people at the forefront of design

  MIAD grad designs alternative for seizure safety

 MIAD President Neil Hoffman calls for action in support of arts in our city's schools

Industrial Design Alum Dan Gluba presents designs to Davenport Levee Commission

MIAD students, local youth paint for progress

Students' senior exhibit project uses art/design to transmit old Hmong tales

Neil Hoffman featured as one of Milwaukee 20

MIAD President Neil Hoffman is one of 20 innovators building Milwaukee's future in a MyMidwest magazine special section shot by Photography students and alumni.

Professor of Writing Judith Harway publishes second book.

Illustration juniors take on the Oscars

Class project winner Jason Untiedt's work is the cover feature in the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel's Oscar coverage.

Creative Coalition Task Force

MIAD President Neil Hoffman is co-leading the Creative Coalition Planning Task Force, part of a creative community summit that is providing a road map for a thriving local creative community.

MIAD Artists Featured in MyMidwest
MIAD Faculty Jason S. Yi, James Barany '92 and kathryn e. martin '01, and alumnus Cassandra Smith '06, are among the eastern Wisconsin artists featured in a new MyMidwest cover story on the state's creative communities.

circle | square | triangle