Alumni Careers

 

Glass Artist
The profile photo for the alumni profile titled 'Marlo Cronquist'.

"I knew the more well-rounded my education was, the more successful I would be."

Filmmaker
The profile photo for the alumni profile titled 'Kathleen Laughlin'.

They weren’t called “indie filmmakers” at the time, yet that’s what Kathleen Laughlin became.

Visual Artist
The profile photo for the alumni profile titled 'Amanda Lovelee'.

Lovelee's videos and photos explore how people connect and the spaces in which they do so within contemporary society.

Artist, Teacher
The profile photo for the alumni profile titled 'Gregory Euclide'.

Does Euclide's work look familiar? You probably saw it on the cover of Bon Iver's 2012 Grammy Award-winning album.

Director of Learning Technologies Center, Science Museum of Minnesota
The profile photo for the alumni profile titled 'Keith Braafladt'.

Braafladt is interested in using expressive technologies and simple materials to generate ideas and meaning.

Encaustic Photography
The profile photo for the alumni profile titled 'Nadia Alenov'.

Alenov applies hot beeswax over photographic images as a way to define and enhance an atmosphere within the images.

Freelance Visual Fine Artist
The profile photo for the alumni profile titled 'Mat Ollig'.

Ollig paints commissions for homes, corporate collections, and hotels, including the MN State Capitol and hundreds of originals for the Hyatt Regency.

Fine Artist
The profile photo for the alumni profile titled 'John Foster'.

Foster's art explores how people relate to objects and architecture, focusing on the geometry of the universe and the forces that shape minds, bodies, and experiences.

Director of Business Development at Larsen
The profile photo for the alumni profile titled 'Jim Madson'.

Madson is the director of business development at a boutique firm that has helped launch start-up ventures and repositioned Fortune 500 companies.

Illustrator
The profile photo for the alumni profile titled 'Tuesday Bassen'.

Thanks to a small car, just a few prior connections, and ample curiosity, Tuesday Bassen ’11 started a New York-based career within months of graduating MCAD.