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  • Kendall Competes in IIDA Finish to Fashion 2010 – Cities Around the World

    Posted October 19, 2010
    On September 30, The Royal Oak Music Theatre in Royal Oak, Michigan, was the location of a unique event that entwined fashion with interior design. The International Interior Design Association (IIDA) “Finish 2 Fashion 2010: Cities Around the World” was a competition for design teams and manufacturer sponsors to create one-of-a-kind outfits made solely from interior finish materials, and model them on the runway Design teams included student, professional and collaborative (professional + sponsored student), and categories included Best of Show, Best Use of Materials, Best Craftsmanship, Best Hair + Make-up and Best Integration of the Theme: Cities Around the World. Kendall’s Collaborative Team included three Interior Design faculty members, Lee Davis, MaryEllen Fritz, and Tara McCrackin, and two Interior Design students, Jessica Kronlein and Abigail Kiel.  Rounding out the team was Kendall librarian Elise Brown, the make-up artist. Backstage at the event: Jessica Kronlein (wearing the team’s design), Lee Davis, Abigail Kiel, MaryEllen Fritz.   Time was of the essence, as the team was put together in June and had Read More…
  • Material ConneXion Stimulates Creativity and Innovation

    Posted October 8, 2010 in Events
      Christina Karadsheh fingered and stroked some of the samples on display at the opening event for the installation of a Material ConneXion Library at Kendall. Clearly Read More…
  • Choosing art for ArtPrize takes special effort

    Posted October 6, 2010 in Events
    Making the selections for an Exhibition Center for ArtPrize was no easy task, says Michele Bosak, Kendall's Assistant Director of Exhibitions, assigned to fill the Read More…
  • Welcome to the Kendall Blog!

    Posted September 29, 2010
    We are announcing a new addition to the Kendall College of Art and Design web site. A blog. Yes, just like many in the rest of the world, we are entering the blogosphere with our Read More…
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