The Life and Architecture of Albert Kahn

Join us at the Rochester Hills Public Library on Tuesday, September 19 at 7 to 8:30 p.m. as Professor Michael Farrell discusses the life of work of architecture Albert Kahn. Albert Kahn was a supreme designer of factories which made him an international figure in the world of architecture. In the Detroit area we know Kahn as more than just a practical architect. He is a poetic designer of homes, commercial and religious structures, private clubs and town halls. Professor Michael Farrell will … [Read more...]

6 Avondale students Win Scholastic Art Awards

Six Avondale High School art students earned a first place/Gold Key in this year’s Southeastern Michigan Scholastic Art Awards. Their work will continue on to New York City for the National Competition in late March. Rachel Tran, a senior from Rochester Hills, won a Best of Show awards for her art portfolio. She was one of seven portfolio winners from among 300 submissions. She also won a Silver Key (second place) for drawing, three third-place certificates for drawing and one for digital … [Read more...]