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Shiva Ahmadi: Geoffrey Yeh Art Gallery Exhibition

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Shiva Ahmadi: Geoffrey Yeh Art Gallery Exhibition

Shiva Ahmadi's work is featured in Artist in Exile: Creativity, Activism, and the Diasporic Experience, on display Apr. 8 through May 3 at Geoffrey Yeh Art Gallery on the campus of St. John’s University in NYC.

Sam Detch: Recent Career Updates

Sam Detch (BFA '11) gives an update on recent projects, exhibitions and activities.

Leslie Nobler: "The New Scroll" Exhibition

Curated by Leslie Nobler (BFA '80), and featuring the work of 11 contemporary artists, “The New Scroll” highlights today’s scrolls and artist’s books and prints inspired by the very idea of the scroll form.

Ryan Ringholz: Red Dot Award for Product Design 2014

PLAE Inc. Founder & Chief Designer Ryan Ringholz (BFA '97) was awarded the Red Dot Award for Product Design 2014 for PLAE's innovative ‘roan’ style shoes.

Reem Gibriel: Arete Foundation

When the regime of Muammar Qaddafi fell, Khaled Mattawa and Reem Gibriel (MFA '10) started the Arete Foundation, a non-governmental organization dedicated to promoting the creative arts in the new Libya.

VISUALIZING DATA: The Art of Information


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.

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.

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Rita Lee's (BFA '14) senior thesis project, Eloquence, explores the limitations of language and time, as she embeds sentences in jars of resin, the words carefully crafted on grains of rice.

Yes, that’s right, grains of rice.




Stamps faculty and pulitzer-prize winning photographer, David Turnley, reflects on the Rwandan genocide in @nytimes



Awesome poster for the "No (the No show)" OFFSITE EXHIBITION tonight! Work by #umstamps seniors, Ian Matchett, Sarah Schwendeman, Franny Mendes Levitin, Betsy Lee and Paige Rutkowski. The opening show is today, Sunday, April 20, from 7:30 - 10:30 pm (Featuring Wych Elm). The Yellow Barn, 416 West Huron, Ann Arbor, MI #yellowbarn#noshow#studentwork #artwork#umicharts



Tonight at 6pm: our galleries open, revealing a year's worth of inquiry, experimentation, making and the formulation of a senior thesis project. Here's...