CREO 2015: Ignite
Latin for "to make, create, produce," CREO is an annual celebration of creativity from Mount Mary University's School of Arts & Design showcasing student work from the fashion, fine art, graphic design and interior design programs.
Vote for your favorite student fashion design in the M: Milwaukee's Lifestyle Magazine Readers' Choice competition! This is M Magazine's 4th year showcasing garments from students whose work will be
on the runway at CREO: Ignite, the university's combined fashion, art and design show
taking place Friday, May 8 at the Harley-Davidson Museum. M Magazine is also this
year's Magazine Media Sponsor for CREO! Polls are open through April 30.
Choose from three show times and ticket options, including VIP seating, which offers the best sight-lines in the house. The Museum offers free on-site and street self-parking for all CREO guests.
- 1:30 p.m. Runway Show | $20 General Admission | $10 Group Admission*
* Group admission cost is $10 per person for groups of five or more middle or high school students accompanied by at least one chaperone. To schedule a group, contact Steve Dyer at (414) 256-1219 or email@example.com.
- 5:30 p.m. Runway Show | $30 General Admission | $50 VIP Reserved Seating
5:30 p.m. tickets include entry to post-show reception with hors d'oeuvres and cash bar.
- 8:00 p.m. Runway Show | $35 General Admission | $50 VIP Reserved Seating
8 p.m. tickets include entry to IGNITE after-party with "street" food and cash bar.
The Arts & Design Honors Exhibit is a fusion of energy generated by the School of Arts & Design. It is a juried, longstanding Mount Mary University tradition, highlighting the strongest and most recent creative work from Fine Arts, Art Therapy, Fashion Design and Merchandise Management, Graphic Design, Interior Design and Interior Merchandising students.
The Arts & Design Honors Exhibit will be located in the Harley-Davidson Museum® “Chrome” tent. It is free and open from 1 to 10 p.m.View the Awards and Honors page for more information.
The School of Arts & Design offers degrees in Fine Arts, Graphic Design, Art Therapy, Fashion Design and Merchandise Management, Interior Design and Interior Merchandising. Electives are also available in Music and PE/Dance. Learn more at mtmary.edu/artsdesign
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Media Response to the 2014 Show
“Students at Mount Mary University are taking their expertise in fashion to the professional level”—Jessob Reisbeck, Fox 6
“There’s something captivating about seeing an entire show come together because of
the hard work and talent of students who have their finger on the pulse”– Katie Kochelek,
“Leading the pack are Mount Mary's student designers who annually take to the runway to showcase their collections”— Clare Hanan, Milwaukee Magazine
“It’s a really big production, it’s pretty impressive because it’s all put on by students at Mount Mary University” –Laura Langemo, Fox 6
A look back at CREO 2014 and 2013
View the 2014 show in its entirety on YouTube. More than 1400 guests enjoyed CREO 2013. See highlights from the 2013 show on YouTube and on Facebook and check out the news coverage from these community news sources.