Professor Strom Creates Children’s Poetry Book

Professor Kirsten Strom has created and illustrated a book of translated children’s poems by Robert Desnos and presented the book at the conference of the International Society for the Study of Surrealism. The book, titled Appleblossom and Nightingale: Poems for Children by Robert Desnos is in process of finding a place of publication, with the ultimate goal of …

A Graphic Design Brand Exhibition

Command+N, the Graphic Design BFA Senior Exhibition, is ready and here at Calder. ART 415 students have been working all semester, with the counsel of professor Vinicius Lima, on their thesis projects. Each of them conceptualizes and designed a brand and every touchpoint that brand would encompasses: posters, package designs, printed material, and labels. Some students, such as …

Three Film and Video Production students receive awards in this year’s Mosaic Film Experience

David Astudillo, Matthew Anderson, and Kendra Endline received awards in the 2018 Mosaic Mobile Contest, sponsored by the Mosaic Film Experience (MFE). This is a competition for West Michigan high school and college students that requires that films are shot, edited and entered on a mobile device. Congratulations to David, Matthew, and Kendra! Here are their …

Masquerade: A Baroque Extravaganza, featured on The Lanthorn

"Masquerade: A Baroque Extravaganza", the collaborative production headed by GVSU Opera Theatre director Dale Schriemer and Julie Goldstein, assistant professor of film video production, was featured on The Lanthorn. The performance combines music from composers such as George Frideric Handel and Henry Purcell with layered 3D projections and took place three times earlier in November. …