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Explore Miami Art Exhibitions
muam-seldome-seen-exhibition-spring-2016.jpgAt any moment during the semester, members of the Miami community can experience the visual arts via galleries, exhibition spaces and our own Art Museum.
Interior design students receive awards
Over the past few weeks, the student teams listed below worked on presentations to submit to the Retail Design Institute (RDI) Pecha Kucha titled, "Translating Innovation Into Fashion Retail”.   The event, held at the Hilton Homewood Suites February 18 in Cincinnati, included top retail designers from Cincinnati and Chicago, as well as faculty and students from the University of Cincinnati’s Interior Design Program. Our students exhibited the highest level of professionalism in their verbal, written, and designed presentations and wowed the audience with their creative concepts for innovative retail spaces! Kaley Sobanski & Kelly Almus - won best overall design concept for their submission of "Essence", a retail museum urging consumers to slow down and explore gallery products that reveal the story of the makers and their artisan skill. Lauren Visco & Lila Wengler - won best presentation for their compelling verbal narrative that captivated the audience while describing "Collected", a residentially inspired retail environment. Alana Rattner & Amanda Goldenberg - won for their creative insight with "Variety", a technologically inspired store where fast-paced millenial shoppers can digitally interact with merchandise.
Research of former Master of Architecture student shows path to improved patient care
Nurses with access to private break areas could experience significant stress reduction and raised job satisfaction, potentially leading to improved care for the patients they serve, said Adeleh Nejati (Miami University, M ARC, '10) and (Texas A&M, Ph.D. '15) ARC, in her Ph.D. dissertation.
CCA Students engage in Institute for Food Design Studio Charette
The Institute for Food (IF) Design Charette marked the beginning of the IF Design Studio, bringing together students from the disciplines of Architecture, Interior Design, and Graphic Design to build awareness and education for the new Institute for Food at Miami University.
Arts @ Miami ~ February events
P-P.jpgEnjoy this sampler of February events related to the Arts @ Miami!
Felicia Ferrone ('94) Named Graduate Director of Industrial Design at University of Illinois at Chicago
The School of Design at the University of Illinois Chicago has appointed Clinical Assistant Professor Felicia Ferrone as Director of Graduate Studies in Industrial Design
Miami grad receives mention in Architectural Record publication
Carolyn LeCompte ('11) received mention in "Architectural Record" for contributions in the design of an Afghan Girls' School
Visual Arts at Miami for Spring 2016
Read the on-line version of this bi-annual publication produced by the Miami University Art Museum containing most of the many visual arts exhibitions and events from now through May.
Summer Study in the Arts Inside NYC
If your student is looking for a way to begin working in the arts in New York City or any large metropolitan area, why not encourage that student to enroll in CCA499/Inside New York in the summer of 2016? There are still spaces available in this class.