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Resourced for Success: The Brightmoor Maker Space MEDC Check Presentation

November 16, 2015

On October 26, the Stamps and DCS communities gathered at the site of the Brightmoor Maker Space. Read More >

Brightmoor Maker Space

June 19, 2015

Help revitalize a Detroit community: become a stakeholder in the Brightmoor Maker Space at Detroit Community Schools today! Read More >

Jules Pieri: Founder of The Grommet

April 23, 2015

What do innovative products like SodaStream, GoldieBlox, and Fitbit have in common? They all got their start on The Grommet, a product launch platform co-founded by Jules Pieri (BFA 1982). Read More >

Geoff Silverstein: Founder of Friendly Design Company

March 6, 2015

As one of the founders of the Washington DC-based Friendly Design Co, Geoff Silverstein (BFA ’06) is busy, curious, creative… and friendly. Read More >

Detroit Collaborations: Paula Schubatis

February 25, 2015

In the fall of 2014, Paula Schubatis (BFA ‘13) was invited to be a Michele Schara Artist in Residence at one of Stamps’ partner schools, Detroit Community High School (DCH). Read More >

Creative Careers: Fritz Klaetke

February 19, 2015

In December 2012, Fritz Klaetke (BFA ‘88) was nominated for a Grammy Award for his design of the Smithsonian Folkways Recordings’ boxed set, Woody at 100: The Woody Guthrie Centennial Collection. Read More >

Creative Careers: Ben Van Dyke

November 11, 2014

Ben Van Dyke (MFA '06) plays a lot of basketball — a game defined by its continually shifting spatial calculus. It’s an apt sport for Ben, because just as the trajectory of the ball to the net is endlessly variable, so is Ben’s typographic work. Taking… Read More >