Category Archives: Education

EX LIBRIS : W – Eighty

Over interim, Professor Greidanus guided eleven students through their exploration of bookbinding traditions. Results from the class ranged from pamphlets, to stab-bound, to kodex, to accordion-fold books. Students walked away from the class not only learning different methods of constructing … Continue reading

Posted in (106), Books, Education, Exhibition, Uncategorized

Alumni in the News

Rapid Growth Media is featuring a story about art education graduate, Lori Slager, who started a writing education organization: Creative Youth Center. The full article can be found here.

Posted in Education, Grand Rapids

Seg•ue: Art Education Exhibition & Reception

November 30, the Art Education Exhibition will open officially. The title for this year’s show is “Seg•ue” (a word used to describe a transitional phase) in light of the transition from student to teacher, but also the process of transitioning … Continue reading

Posted in (106), Education, Exhibition, Grand Rapids

November is PAPER MONTH

Make Magazine has dubbed 2012 the “Year of Materials”, November is PAPER month! There’s still time! How will you celebrate? I recommend watching Between the Folds (available on Netflix, watch the trailer above). A documentary on paper/origami may sound a … Continue reading

Posted in Education

Congratulations! Professor Jo-Ann Van Reeuwyk: Higher Ed Teacher of the Year.

Calvin professor and director of the art department, Jo-Ann Van Reeuwyk accepted the award for 2013 Michigan Higher Education Teacher of the year. Van Reeuwyk is thrilled by the honour. She is well aware of her competition and the fact … Continue reading

Posted in Education, News

New York Semester: NYCAMS

The New York Center for Art and Media Studies is an artist and writing residency program offered through Bethel University. The 16 credit semester includes an internship, directed open studio and two courses in Contemporary Art History in New York, … Continue reading

Posted in Education, Off-campus