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2012-09-20 10:20:43

DETROIT, Sept. 20, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- World-class wines, automobiles and art converge on October 20 when General Motors and Cadillac present "The Art of Wine," the 31(st) Annual Detroit International Wine Auction (DIWA). The event, which benefits Detroit's College for Creative Studies, will be held for the first time at the GM Design Center. Chairing the auction and gala are Edward T. Welburn, Jr., vice president, GM Global Design and CCS trustee; and his wife, Rhonda D. Welburn of the law...

2012-06-22 06:20:10

-- The Children's Center's AutoGlow is set for Friday, January 18, 2013 at Ford Field, following the North American International Auto Show Charity Preview. -- Ford Motor Company returns as the presenting sponsor of AutoGlow, building upon more than 80 years of support for The Children's Center. -- The Children's Center partnered with the College for Creative Studies for the 2nd Annual AutoGlow Design Challenge, in which a team of CCS Interior Design students worked to create a...

2012-05-17 10:20:15

SOUTHFIELD, Mich., May 17, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- International Automotive Components (IAC) Group interior systems are featured extensively on three of the 10 Best Interiors honored today at the WardsAuto Interiors Conference held at The Henry in Dearborn, Mich. IAC also presented a design student from the College for Creative Studies with the third annual Ecoblend Environmental Award, recognizing automotive interior design concepts that feature environmentally-conscious materials and...

2012-03-22 06:20:50

SOUTHFIELD, Mich., March 22, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Small is in, according to global automotive design trends. However, Americans continue to love their trucks, SUVs, minivans and other larger vehicles that promise flexibility that many small modern vehicles can't yet deliver. This was the challenge posted to a group of seniors at the College for Creative Studies in Detroit, MI. The students were tasked with marrying the best of a small vehicle (environmentally friendly and well...

2012-02-23 09:21:00

WARREN, Mich., Feb. 23, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Campbell Ewald, a marketing and communications agency, has partnered with the College for Creative Studies (CCS) to provide Detroit high school students with hands-on learning and mentoring through the CE CITY -- Creatively Inspiring Talented Youth -- Workshop program. Applications are now being accepted through February 29, 2012, for the free six-week workshop that will be held at CCS on Saturdays from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m., beginning March 17, 2012....

2012-01-24 14:30:00

ALLEN PARK, Mich., Jan. 24, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- EcoMotors International, in conjunction with the two premier transportation design institutions in the country - Art Center College of Design (Pasadena) and the College for Creative Studies (Detroit), announces a competition to showcase the automotive design revolution heralded by the remarkably compact EcoMotors opoc® engine. During the Winter/Spring 2012 semester, students at the two colleges will create bold vehicle designs...

2012-01-06 12:00:00

DETROIT, Jan. 6, 2012 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- During the North American International Auto Show (NAIAS), College for Creative Studies (CCS), the leading art and design College in the world, will showcase student designs at their main floor booth at NAIAS and at the A. Alfred Taubman Center for Design Education during the Transportation Design Student Exhibition event. Reporters will have two distinct opportunities to see student work while NAIAS is in town. The Transportation...

2011-11-14 10:11:00

DETROIT, Nov. 14, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Toyota Motor Sales, U.S.A., Inc. will be serving as the title sponsor of the "Toyota Love Is Art Project" on Saturday, Nov. 19. This one-night charitable art exhibit is designed to promote human rights and equality. That evening, at the College for Creative Studies' A. Alfred Taubman Center, curators Angel Antonio Ojeda and Jeremy Brown will present 20 abstract paintings by 20 local couples carrying a powerful message of love's ability to transcend...

2011-10-12 11:06:00

DETROIT, Oct. 12, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- A $12-million Detroit project aimed at shaping the future of medicine - the Innovation Institute at Henry Ford Hospital - officially opened its doors today."Our vision is to grow a robust new industry within the region with the potential to create new jobs. By doing so, we can improve the health, economy and living standards of our community," says Madhu Prasad, M.D., director of the Innovation Institute at Henry Ford and a surgeon.The Institute,...

2011-08-31 09:29:00

AUBURN HILLS, Mich., Aug. 31, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Faurecia (http://www.faurecia.com) today offered its continuing mentorship and support for 13 design students who were recently announced as finalists in the first phase of the Car Design News-General Motors vehicle interior design competition. Faurecia is a sponsor of the interactive competition that challenges students to design a vehicle interior (phase 1 of the competition) and exterior (phase two). The students' designs are based on...