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Meet the 2016 MFAs

November 16, 2016

The incoming class of Stamps MFA candidates discuss their backgrounds, influences, and artistic practice. Read More >

Cameron Van Dyke (MFA ‘15): ORBIT at Cooper Hewitt Design Museum

October 14, 2016

A "Future Cycle" created by Cameron Van Dyke (MFA '15) is featured in a new show at the Cooper Hewitt Design Museum. Read More >

Rx for Reading

October 7, 2016

This summer, Stamps faculty and students helped create little free libraries for Detroit community centers. Read More >

Stamps School and SMTD in Oaxaca

July 8, 2016

In June, Stamps faculty and students traveled to Oaxaca to learn about the region's rich artistic traditions. Read More >

Jon Verney (MFA ‘16): Thermophile - A Collaboration with Nature

March 7, 2016

Thermophile, Jon Verney's MFA thesis, uses geothermal springs to redevelop silver-based photos. Read More >

Alisa Yang (MFA ‘16): Feminist Thought in Japan’s Love Hotels

March 7, 2016

Alisa Yang's MFA thesis explores Asian femininity through the lens of Japan's love hotels. Read More >

Carolyn Gennari: Community Connections Through U-M Collections

February 10, 2016

Carolyn Gennari's (MFA '17) latest project aims to take the magic of the U-M Herbarium on the road. Read More >

Meet the 2015 MFAs

October 23, 2015

Our incoming MFA candidates discuss their backgrounds, influences, and artistic practice. Read More >

Interning with Antony Gormley

August 26, 2015

Trevor King (MFA 2015) scored an internship with renowned sculptor Antony Gormley after meeting at the Stamps Speaker Series. Read More >

Laura Amtower: The Wild Idea of a Child-Designed Playground

March 9, 2015

Laura Amtower’s MFA thesis project lies at the nexus of child-centered design, participatory research and curriculum development. Read More >