News & Events


2015-16 Michele Schara Artist & Designers in Residence Announced

July 2, 2015 • Community News

The Stamps School's Michele Schara Artist & Designer in Residency program invites U-M alumni and artists living and working in Detroit to propose and complete a project that engages U-M Students and youth in one of two Stamps School partner schools in Detroit—Bennett Elementary and Detroit Community Schools. Read More >

Anne Mondro: Artist in Residence at the Icelandic Textile Center

July 2, 2015 • Faculty News

Anne Mondro will be an Artist in Residence at the Icelandic Textile Center the month of July. Read More >

Claudia Hershman: Pop Up Window Art in Lansing Michigan

July 2, 2015 • Alumni News, Alumni - Undergraduate News

Two paintings by Claudia Hershman (BS Design 1964) were chosen to be made into window film that is installed on store windows on Main street, in Lansing, Michigan. Read More >

Julia Kim Smith Exhibits at Fuse Art Space, Bradford, UK

July 2, 2015 • Alumni News, Alumni - Graduate News

Why, a video from Baltimore-based artist Julia Kim Smith (MFA 1986), will exhibit in Exquisite Corpse, curated by Sarah Faraday at Fuse Art Space, Bradford, UK. Read More >

Things Feel Heavy: One Night Only Art Show, Friday, July 3

June 25, 2015 • Alumni News, Alumni - Undergraduate News

Things Feel Heavy, a one night only art show and event curated by Anna van Schaap (BFA 2010), will take place from 8 pm - 1 am on Friday, July 3rd at Tangent Gallery in Detroit. Read More >

Ann Stewart: Solo Exhibition at Whitespace

June 24, 2015 • Alumni News, Alumni - Graduate News

Causa Sui, Ann Stewart’s (MFA 2009) first solo exhibition at Whitespace (Atlanta, GA), features graphite drawings, intaglio prints, and 3D printed sculptures that continue Stewart’s investigation into the visualization of perception. Causa Sui is open June 26th – August 1st, 2015. Read More >

Shannon Kohlitz: 2011 Senior Thesis Project to Appear on National Television

June 23, 2015 • Alumni News, Alumni - Undergraduate News

Shannon Kohlitz's (BFA 2011) senior thesis project, a video entitled A Series of Kinetic Sets Tell A Story, will appear on national television July 6 and 7, 2015 on the PBS affiliates WKAR World and WTVS World under the name, "Film School Shorts: Episode 309: It's In The Blood." Read More >

Trevor King and Cosmo Whyte Win Contemporary Sculpture Awards

June 23, 2015 • Alumni News, Alumni - Graduate News

We are thrilled to announce that two recent MFA grads, Trevor King and Cosmo Whyte, have been awarded 2015 Outstanding Student Achievement in Contemporary Sculpture Awards from the International Sculpture Center. Read More >

Emily Schiffer Featured on New Yorker Instagram

June 23, 2015 • Graduate News

MFA student Emily Schiffer is taking over the New Yorker's Instagram feed this week with pictures from her recent Italy trip, exploring ideas of belonging, identity, fantasy, and memory. Read More >

Sidney Krandall and Stephanie O’Neil: Art as Science Competition

June 22, 2015 • Undergraduate News

In the recent LS&A Art as Science competition, two Stamps students won top honors: Sidney Krandall was awarded the Grand Prize for an original design developed to help patients strengthen their hand muscles; and Stephanie O’Neil was awarded Digital Rendering for her 3D model of a malaria parasite. Read More >