Rose E. Gomez
Allen graduated from the University of Illinois in 1966 and has worked as an Industrial designer for thirty corporations to include Corning, Bausch and Lomb, Westinghouse, Owens Illinois and 3M. Concurrent with his professional design practice he was a Professor at the University of Michigan, School Art and Design since 1975 and served as the school’s dean from 1993-1999. He has earned a number of United States patents, grants and awards to include a shared National Science Foundation grant, an individual National Endowment for the Arts grant, a number of Industrial Designer’s Society of America product design awards and a Reddot Award. In 2008 he retired from the University and he now works on self initiated Design research and related design projects that deal with aging populations, disaster relief, various challenges in developing countries and the design of conceptual products that are beyond current technologies.
Elizabeth Barick Fall
Liz is the director of trustArt studios. She has a BFA from The University of Michigan and MFA in Metalsmithing from Cranbrook Academy of Art.
She is currently working in mixed media with found objects, encaustic painting, and photography.
3 Dimensional Drawing Installation