Entries by Adam Russo

RECAP: 2018 Mosaic Film Experience Event

The 7th annual Mosaic Film Experience event took place on November 7 and 8 at the Wealthy Theater. The Mosaic Film Experience is a full-day, interactive experience that provides students with access to industry professionals through creative, career-inspiring breakout sessions and exclusive presentations. The event also serves as the culmination of the annual Mosaic Mobile […]

Celebrating Storytelling and Creativity

On November 6, we teamed with The Meanwhile Film Series to host the Mosaic Mobile college night. More than 100 community members filled the Wege Auditorium at Wealthy Theatre for the event, which included a screening of the 2018 Mosaic Mobile college category finalists and an exclusive presentation from Hollywood costume concept artist Phillip Boutte […]

Activating Personal Power with Carla Moore and Skot Welch

The Founder of The Mosaic Film Experience Skot Welch, along with Home Box Office (HBO) executive Carla Moore stopped by the WGVU Morning Show to discuss Carla’s new book “Crash!: Leading Through the Wreckage: Using Personal Power to Transform Your Leadership” and the 2018 Mosaic Film Experience. Carla Moore currently serves as Vice President of […]

Creative Career Paths with Phillip Boutte Jr. and Skot Welch

WVGU’s Shelley Irwin talks with the Founder of The Mosaic Film Experience, Skot Welch, along with Hollywood Costume Concept Artist Phillip Boutte Jr. about the 2018 Mosaic Film Experience Event, Phillip’s career path, and words of inspiration for our community’s youth. Phillip Boutte Jr. is a professional costume concept artist who has worked on films […]

Live the Life You Imagined

On Wednesday, November 7 SpartanNash, Network of Executive Women, and The Mosaic Film Experience hosted the Carla Moore: Power Lunch. Carla Moore, who currently serves as the Vice President of Sales Strategy and Education for Home Box Office (HBO) in New York, delivered a keynote speech about her passion- activating personal power. Years ago, Carla […]

NEWS RELEASE: Nonprofit announces winners of student film competition during a week-long celebration of creativity and storytelling

GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. – November 16, 2018 – The Mosaic Film Experience (MFE) announced the winners of its 2018 Mosaic Mobile contest during a week of events celebrating creativity and storytelling.  Mosaic Mobile is a short-film competition for West Michigan high school and college students where films are shot, edited, and entered on mobile devices.  […]

The Next Generation of Creativity

“Storytelling is the basis for everything in our society. The way we interact, build, communicate, live, and dream all derives from it.” – Skot Welch, Founder of The Mosaic Film Experience We welcomed more than 100 volunteers, sponsors, and new friends to our Next Generation of Creativity Luncheon on October 25 at The Grand Valley […]

The Mosaic Film Experience Chocolate Reception

Join our friends, volunteers, and sponsors for a taste of the joy that is The Mosaic Film Experience. Come celebrate our award-winning students during a special screening of the 2018 Mosaic Mobile finalists and award ceremony at Wealthy Theatre. Then, enjoy a chocolate-themed sweet treats reception. 12:30-1:30 p.m.            Mosaic Mobile film screening/winners at Wealthy Theater 1:30-3:30 p.m. […]

Carla Moore: Power Lunch

Presented in conjunction with SpartanNash, Network of Executive Women, and The Mosaic Film Experience Join Network of Executive Women, SpartanNash, and The Mosaic Film Experience for a luncheon featuring special guest Carla Moore.  An empowering and proven leader, Carla Moore currently serves as Vice President of Sales Strategy and Education for Home Box Office (HBO) […]

The Mosaic Film Experience Event Returns to Wealthy Theatre

The Mosaic Film Experience Event is an interactive experience that provides students access to industry professionals through creative, career-inspiring workshops. This unique, one-day experience brings the power of digital media and content creation to youth. Programming provides students with access to passionate digital media professionals, media literacy resources, and opportunities to tell their own unique […]