Uncut Attire: How Weaving Informs Wearables

Lynn Mecklenburg Textile Gallery – September 14 – December 4, 2022 How has weaving influenced clothing design, particularly in cultures where handweaving is strongly embedded into communities? This exhibition, completely drawn from the Helen Louise …

Coming Out Campfire Stories

Thursday, April 28, 2022, 6-8pm   Ruth Davis Design Gallery |Nancy Nicholas Hall |1300 Linden Dr What’s more iconic of a summer camp experience than sitting around the campfire telling scary stories? Well, coming out as …

Master of Fine Arts Opening Reception

Thursday, April 28, 2022,  4-6pm   Ruth Davis Design Gallery |Nancy Nicholas Hall |1300 Linden Dr Join us April 28th from 4-6pm in the Ruth Davis Design Gallery to celebrate the Design Studies Master of Fine …

Design Thinking Through Intentional Co-Design: Culturally Inspired Creation in the Lynn Mecklenburg Textile Gallery

By Dr. Sarah Anne Carter, CDMC Executive Director and Associate Professor in Design Studies This spring the Center for Design and Material Culture is hosting an exhibition in the Lynn Mecklenburg Textile Gallery that connects to …

WE EXIST: Master of Fine Arts Exhibition by Henry Obeng

Third year Design Studies graduate student Henry Obeng presents WE EXIST a Master of Fine Arts Exhibit taking place April 27-MAY 27, 2022 in the Ruth Davis Design Gallery. Obeng’s artistic practice is inspired by …

Sofia Hagström Møller: Lineage

Lynn Mecklenburg Textile Gallery – January 26-April 3, 2022 Sofia Hagström Møller: Lineage investigates the roots of Scandinavian textile design and celebrates the legacy that American weaving shares with these traditions. By translating her grandmother’s …

Intercambios: Art, Stories, & Comunidad

Ruth Davis Design Gallery – January 26-April 10, 2022 Intercambios: Art, Stories, & Comunidad is a fully bilingual exhibition. Intercambios: Arte, Historias y Comunidad presenta trabajos colaborativos de artistas en Madison, Wisconsin y Oaxaca, México. …