April 28, 2018
6:30 PM-12:00 AM
Ticket sales will begin online March 1. If you are interested in attending STUDIO, please call 248-645-3471.

Mark your calendars for this one-of-a-kind celebration of creativity! Stroll through Cranbrook Academy of Art students’ and Artists-in-Residences’ private studios and dine together. Engage today’s emerging artists, architects and designers in a grand celebration. Your evening includes a Studio stroll, a reception, short program, banquet dinner and an (AFTER)STUDIO dance party!

Proceeds from STUDIO support scholarships benefiting Cranbrook Academy of Art students and the Cranbrook Art Museum.

Want to be a sponsor? Download and fill out the form below
Sponsorship Order Form 
For more information about sponsorship opportunities, please contact Ellen Chase at or 248.645.3289.

Presenting Sponsor

Major Sponsor

Jennifer & Dan Gilbert

Supporting Sponsor

Studio Sponsors

Lauren and Eric Bean
Kelle & Christopher Ilitch
Keith & Sonia Pomeroy and Linden & Michelle Nelson
Jane & Edward Schulak 

Saarinen Sponsors

Gretchen & Ethan Davidson
Erica & Ralph Gerson

Table Sponsors

Nicole & Stephen Eisenberg
Michelle & Corey Harris

Event Sponsors

Host Committee 

Andrea Brown
Lauren & Eric Bean
Sheri and Jonathan Boos
Emily Camiener &  Marc Schwartz
Lynda & Ronald Charfoos
Christine & David Colman
JJ & Anthony Curis
Denise and Rick David
Antoine Dubeauclard
Dom & Erin DiMarco
Annabelle and Dr. Robert DiPilla
Emily & Henry Ford
Lynn & Bharat Gandhi
Jennifer & Brian Hermelin
Paige & Nick Frisch
Jennifer & Chris Granger
Sena & Abdul Halabi
Kelle & Christopher Ilitch
Andrea & David Jacobson
David & Asia lafrate
Nancy & Bud Liebler
Philip Morici & Joe Nieradka
Mariana Keros
Dan Mullen
Jim Kelly & Mariam Noland
Jenni & JR Rakolta
Peggy Daitch & Peter Remington
Kim & Mark Reuss
Rebecca & Alan Ross
Wendy Silverman
April Wagner & Sean Emery
Joseé-Anne & Mark Wakefield

Planning Committee

Ashley Crain, Co-Vice Chair
Gretchen Davidson, Co-Chair
Jennifer Gilbert
Holly Jonsson, Co-Vice Chair
Phillip Morici
Cathy Schwartz, Co-Chair

STUDIO 2017:

Photos by Brian Widdis

Your support of the Academy’s scholarship program helps ensure that Cranbrook can continue to attract artists, architects and designers that will go on to change the way people live, and the way they understand art and design.

Donate to the Scholarship Program

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