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Melanie Manos and Kathryn Brackett Luchs featured in ESSAY’D

December 17, 2014 • Alumni News, Alumni - Graduate News, Faculty News

Stamps Lecturers Melanie Manos and Kathryn Brackett Luchs are featured in ESSAY'D, a writing project about Detroit artists. Read More >

Jacob Stempky: Pittsburgh Tribune Review

December 16, 2014 • Alumni News, Alumni - Undergraduate News

A recent exhibition by Jacob Stempky (BFA 1998) and Gabe Felice at the Westmoreland Museum of Art was reviewed in the Pittsburgh Tribune Review by art critic Kurt Shaw. Read More >

Alumni Spotlight: Bridget Rafferty

December 16, 2014 • Alumni News, Alumni - Graduate News

Bridget Rafferty (MFA 2004) was recently profiled on the Rackham Graduate School website. Read More >

Chris Van Allsburg Premieres “The Nutcracker” with Grand Rapids Ballet Company

December 11, 2014 • Alumni News, Alumni - Undergraduate News

Stamps School alum (BFA 1972), award-winning children’s book author and Grand Rapids native Chris Van Allsburg has teamed up with Tony Award-winning set designer Eugene Lee and the Grand Rapids Ballet to re-imagine the set and production design of the classic ballet “The Nutcracker.” Read More >

Vanessa Nicole: Custom Engagement Rings

December 8, 2014 • Alumni News, Alumni - Undergraduate News

Vanessa Nicole (BFA 2005) has started a unique engagement ring business. Read More >

Melanie Manos Presents Video Work in Aspen, CO

December 5, 2014 • Alumni News, Alumni - Graduate News, Faculty News

Melanie Manos (MFA 2008) presents spoken word performance and video shorts at The Salon, an award-winning performance series at Justice Snow’s in the historic Wheeler Opera House, Aspen, Colorado. Read More >

Michele Oka Doner: The Shaman’s Hut’s at Christie’s

December 5, 2014 • Alumni News, Alumni - Graduate News, Alumni - Undergraduate News

From Nov. 21 to Dec. 18, Christie’s presents Michele Oka Doner: The Shaman’s Hut - 50 Years of Objects from a Ceremonial Life, a private selling exhibition featuring the work of artist Michele Oka Doner (B.S. Des. 1966, MFA 1968). Read More >

Abbie Read Travels to Qatar for Art in Embassies Program

December 5, 2014 • Alumni News, Alumni - Graduate News

Abbie Read (MFA 1991) recently traveled to Qatar to install one of her large mixed media pieces as a participant in the State Department's Art In Embassies Program. Read More >

Maryanne Ellison Simmons: Wildwood Press at Miami Art Fair

December 5, 2014 • Alumni News, Alumni - Undergraduate News

Please join Maryanne Ellison Simmons (BFA '71) and her Wildwood Press at INK in Miami Dec. 3 - 7 for the Miami Art Fair. Read More >

Rachel Goldsmith Recognized for Work With a 3D-Printing Pen

December 4, 2014 • Alumni News, Alumni - Undergraduate News

Rachel Goldsmith (BFA 2003) will debut a show called “Tracks” on Dec. 2 at Matted LIC Gallery in Long Island City, Queens Read More >