News & Events


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 >

Nawal Motawi Unveils Havana-Inspired Tile Design

June 29, 2016 • Alumni News, Alumni - Undergraduate News

Nawal Motawi (BFA 1988), founder and owner of Motawi Tileworks, recently unveiled Havana, the latest addition to the Motawi installation line. Read More >