Alumni Careers

 

Theatrical Dyer/Painter
The profile photo for the alumni profile titled 'Marliss Borenz Jensen'.

Heading to art school to learn painting, Jensen never imagined she would one day have a career in opera and become a famous dyer.

Writer, Developer, Blogger
The profile photo for the alumni profile titled 'Brett Terpstra'.

Terpstra, a man with a mighty resume, is currently an author, Mac/iOS developer, speaker, blogger, and podcaster.

Designer
The profile photo for the alumni profile titled 'Ben Johnson (aka benjayway)'.

Johnson grew up drawing and lettering but never really considered it could lead to a paying job.

Visual Artist
The profile photo for the alumni profile titled 'Julie Sirek'.

Sirek learned early on that by planning ahead she can hit the ground running.

Street and Installation Artist
The profile photo for the alumni profile titled 'Eric Rieger (aka HOTTEA)'.

Rieger’s HOTTEA project is a mix of street art, gallery work, and commissioned pieces.

Author and Illustrator
The profile photo for the alumni profile titled 'Nancy Carlson'.

Carlson has written and illustrated over sixty picture books and doodles every single day.

Filmmaker
The profile photo for the alumni profile titled 'Craig Laurence Rice'.

Rice’s work has been nominated for four Emmy Awards and an NAACP Image Award. 

Educator, Fine Artist
The profile photo for the alumni profile titled 'Jessica Henderson'.

Henderson is all about digital culture: hyper connectivity, information (over)load, and personal identity.

Visiting Assistant Professor
The profile photo for the alumni profile titled 'Brian Wiley'.

Wiley's work has been featured in GOOD Magazine, Kalimat Magazine, and on National Public Radio.

Visual Storyteller, Information Designer, Public Artist
The profile photo for the alumni profile titled 'Arlene Birt'.

Birt splits her time between the US and Belgium, collaborating with organizations to visualize topics of sustainability.