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Jill Nickels Becomes Studio Director at Gensler

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Jill Nickels Becomes Studio Director at Gensler

Gensler, the leading global design firm, announced that Jill Nickels (née Snyder, BFA '81) has taken the Studio Director role acting as a senior manager in the company’s San Francisco office.

Michelle Krievins-Newman Joins LaFontsee Galleries

After a 26+ year career in graphic design, Michelle Krievins-Newman (BFA '87) is now working as a full-time fine artist, represented by LaFontsee Galleries of Grand Rapids and Douglas, MI.

Susan W. Saltzman Featured in Cleveland Plain Dealer

Susan Weidenthal Saltzman (BFA '83) and her unique SToNZ Jewelry was featured in an article in The Cleveland Plain Dealer and on in March, 2014.

Jill Ayers: New SEGD President

Jill Ayers (BFA ’94), Creative Director at Design360, has been elected the 2014 President of the Society for Experiential Graphic Design.

Susan Hensel: Multiple Grants Awarded

Susan Hensel (BFA '72) has recently been awarded grants by the State Arts Board of Minnesota and the Textile Center of Minnesota.

Launch: 2014 Senior Exhibition


Launch: 2014 Senior Exhibition

Launch, the 2014 Stamps School Senior Exhibition, features culminating projects by graduating seniors in all of the school’s exhibition venues. Apr. 18 - May 3.

VISUALIZING DATA: The Art of Information

VISUALIZING DATA, curated by Jeanne Hunter-Moore, features artistic interpretation of signs, symbols and statistical data. Work: Detroit from Mar. 14 - Apr. 25; reception 6 - 9 pm, Mar. 14.

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Preview shots from Tarah Douglas’ senior thesis work, Possession, a multimedia exploration of ownership in reference to one’s body, soul and various identities. 

Shows open this week!

Tarah will be showing in 325 Braun Court....



April showers bring.... Snow? Ann Arbor's looking pretty cold for April!! Hope everyone's enjoying the last of the snow! ⛄️❄️#umstamps#annarbor#weather#snow#april#cold#frozen#cold#happyspring