273 E. Erie St.
Milwaukee, WI 53202
Historic Third Ward

Mention Event

Event posted orignated from Third Coast Digest

MIAD Creativity Series Community Conversation

Starts at 5:30 PM on November 15th, 2012
Get Tickets: here
Neil Hoffman, president of the Milwaukee Institute of Art & Design, has announced that
recently elected Board of Trustees Chair Madeleine Kelly Lubar and her husband, David Lubar, have provided a
grant to found the MIAD Creativity Series. The first visiting creative in the series, Mark Rios, FAIA, FASLA, will
visit the college and community November 13 – 15. A free Community Conversation will be held Thursday,
November 15, 5:30 – 7 p.m., at MIAD.
"David and I are strong supporters of both the visual arts and education," said Lubar. "The more we have come to
know MIAD, the more we have witnessed the combined power of visual arts and education to profoundly enrich
not only individual lives, but also to ensure an innovative talent base that drives our region’s economy.
"Through the MIAD Creativity Series, the college will bring distinctive and internationally renowned creatives, like
Mark Rios, to Milwaukee from a broad spectrum of the visual arts to enrich the experiences of MIAD’s students
while engaging the community in new ways of thinking about, and appreciating, the arts and the world of design.