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Ernestine Ruben Open Studio at MANA: Sunday, May 3

April 28, 2015 • Alumni News, Alumni - Undergraduate News

Stamps alumna Ernestine Ruben (B.S. Des. 1953) will be having an Open Studio as part of the Spring Open House at MANA Contemporary on Sunday, May 3rd from 1 - 6 pm. Her studio and gallery are located in Studio 421 on the 4th floor of MANA's main building at 888 Newark Avenue, Jersey City, NJ. Read More >

Carisa Bledsoe Exhibits in Paris

April 28, 2015 • Alumni News, Alumni - Undergraduate News

Multi-media artist Carisa Bledsoe (BFA Interarts 2014) will have her first exhibition in Paris, including paintings and a live performance, in May. Read More >

Essay by Holly Hughes Published in New Book

April 27, 2015 • Faculty News

A new essay by Holly Hughes is included in "Performing Animality," edited by Jen-Parker Starbuck and Lourdes Orozco, published by Palgrave Macmillan. Read More >

4/25: Sign Painting Demo and Reception at Signal Return

April 24, 2015 • Alumni News, Alumni - Undergraduate News, Faculty News

Saturday, April 25, 2015 3 - 6pm: Closing Reception and ArtX events at Signal Return, featuring a sign painting demo by the incomparable Golden Sign Co and closing reception for "Lettering in Public" curated by Nick Tobier, including the work of Stamps students and faculty. Read More >

Public Art Project for Kerrytown Market & Shops Opens Sat., April 25

April 24, 2015 • Faculty News

In celebration of National Poetry Month 2015, three Ann Arbor residents have teamed up to create a work of public art for the southeast entrance tower of Kerrytown Market & Shops. Writer Anton Shammas, graphic designer Franc Nunoo-Quarcoo, and visual artist Jim Cogswell have created a colorful vinyl window mural to tem Read More >

Holly Hughes Wins Award for Performance and Activism

April 23, 2015 • Faculty News

Holly Hughes and collaborator Carmelita Tropicana have won the award for Performance and Activism from the Women in Theatre Association, a focus group of the Association for Theatre in Higher Education. Read More >

Amanda Lilleston Exhibits at The Printmaking Center of New Jersey

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

Somatic Landscapes, an exhibition showcasing Amanda Lilleston's (MFA 2012) digital prints and woodblock collages created in residency at The Printmaking Center of New Jersey in August 2014, is open through May 16, 2015. Read More >

Stamps Students Receive Optimize Social Innovation Challenge Awards

April 22, 2015 • Undergraduate News

Two teams with Stamps students have won the University's Optimize Social Innovation Challenge Award. Sponsored by LSA, the award encourages students across the university to use innovative thinking and creativity to address a range of social issues. Read More >

Sam Viviano Featured in Michigan Today

April 22, 2015 • Alumni News, Alumni - Undergraduate News

Stamps alum (BFA 1975) Sam Viviano shares his experiences as a professional illustrator and Art Director of MAD Magazine. Read More >

Irina Aristarkhova and Guna Nadarajan Participate in Two Conferences in Athens, Greece

April 20, 2015 • Faculty News

Aristarkhova and Nadarajan are participating in two conferences in Athens this April: “BioArt: Borders and definitions", at the Technological Educational Institute of Athens, and "Chance. Resistance to the art object-the resistance of the art object" at the Athens School of Fine Arts. Read More >