Staff Profiles

Michael Bogdan
  • Michael Bogdan
  • Sculpture and 3D Studio Supervisor
  • 357 Art Bldg.
  • 313-577-0605
  •  Research Interests: Compositions in all media focusing on sound language and color, and their interactions between time and space.
Ian Chapp
Ted Duenas
Amy Hays
Avanti Herczeg
Terry Kerby
  • Terry Kerby
  • Visual Resources Librarian
  • 2161 Faculty/Administration Building
  • Terry Kerby has worked in the department at Wayne State University managing the visual resources collections for over ten years. Previously Kerby has...
Laura Makar
  • Laura Makar
  • Preparator, Elaine L. Jacob and Art Department Galleries
  • Laura Makar was born in Buffalo, NY and grew up in Toledo, OH. She earned her BFA, Bowling Green State University, OH, in 2009 and her MFA at Wayne State...
Michele Porter
Thomas Pyrzewski
  • Thomas Pyrzewski
  • Director of Galleries and Special Programming
  • 155 Art Bldg.
  • Biography Thomas Pyrzewski was born in Detroit and received a Bachelor of Fine Arts degree from the College for Creative Studies (CCS), Detroit; and a...
Robert Taormina
  • Robert Taormina
  • Art Studio Supervisor
  • 55 Art Bldg.
  • 313-577-2989
  • Research Interests: The procces of making through traditional and digital methods: metals, wood, ceramic, fabric, plastic, etc.