News & Events


Willie Filkowski Performs at Providence Fringe Festival

July 25, 2016 • Alumni News, Alumni - Undergraduate News

Willie Filkowski (BFA Interarts Performance '15) will perform his solo show 'Willie Filkowski Welcomes You to Florida the Sunshine State' at the Providence Fringe Festival on Saturday, July 30, 2016. Read More >

Emma Berger: Art for Artists

July 15, 2016 • Alumni News, Alumni - Undergraduate News

Emma Berger (BFA 2013) was recently featured in a public radio profile that discussed her work designing merchandise for musicians and bands, with clients including Brandi Carlile, David Ramirez, Father John Misty, Penny and Sparrow, and Nathaniel Rateliff & The Night Sweats. Read More >

Lauren Pallotta and Tori Tinsley: Atlanta Community Mural Project

July 12, 2016 • Alumni News, Alumni - Undergraduate News

BFA 2003 alums Lauren Pallotta and Tori Tinsley recently reconnected in the burgeoning Atlanta arts scene through art shows and grant opportunities, including a community-driven mural project in Little Five Points. Read More >

Joan Rosenberg-Dent Featured in Upcoming Showcase

July 12, 2016 • Alumni News, Alumni - Undergraduate News

Sculptor Joan Rosenberg-Dent (BFA 1978) will be featured in an upcoming show at 10 West Gallery in Santa Barbara. Read More >

Emma Covode Exhibits at Amos Eno Gallery, Brooklyn

July 11, 2016 • Alumni News, Alumni - Undergraduate News

Emma Covode's (BFA 2016) piece Floppy Phallics will be displayed at Amos Eno Gallery in Brooklyn, New York from July 2 - 23. Read More >

Lyz Luidens: Detroit Atlas Fundraiser Launch Party

July 6, 2016 • Alumni News, Alumni - Undergraduate News

The Detroit Atlas is a printmaking, mapmaking, and bookbinding collaboration organized and facilitated by Lyz Luidens (BFA 2013) of Prankster Press. On Friday, July 8, celebrate the project's launch at Riopelle. Read More >

Laura Whitesides Host Exhibits in “Degrees of Abstraction”

July 6, 2016 • Alumni News, Alumni - Undergraduate News

Work by Laura Whitesides Host (BFA 1971) is featured in the show Degrees of Abstraction: Lawrence Street Gallery Selection, opening July 13 at the North Campus Research Complex. Read More >

Yen Azzaro & Ypsi’s Tricked Out Trikes

July 5, 2016 • Alumni News, Alumni - Undergraduate News

Art and design consultant Yen Azzaro (BFA 2003) was recently featured in MLive for her work with the ytrikes project: 10 adult-sized tricycles refurbished by various Ypsilanti groups like Ypsilanti Community Schools, Ypsi Real and Cultivate Coffee and Tap House. Read More >

Stamps Faculty & Grads Participate in Community Art Auction

June 30, 2016 • Faculty News

On Friday, July 1 from 5-10 pm, a silent auction including works by faculty members and Stamps grads will unfold at 1145 Michigan Avenue in Ypsilanti, MI. Proceeds from the auction raise funds for the medical expenses of a recent grad, Zoe Widmer (BFA '16). Read More >

Ruth Burke: Mapping Empathy in Istanbul

June 29, 2016 • Graduate News

MFA candidate Ruth Burke is spending summer 2016 in residence at Halka Art Project, a non-profit, independent art initiative in Istanbul, Turkey. In her solo exhibition Mapping Empathy (Bir Empati Haritası), Ruth explores the questions: can empathy be recorded? Read More >