News & Events


Nancy Thayer: “Sanctuaries” at NCRC Gallery

September 28, 2016 • Faculty News

Sanctuaries, a solo exhibition of work by Stamps lecturer Nancy Thayer, will be on display at the NCRC Gallery from September 28 - December 15, with an exhibition opening reception on Wednesday, September 28 from 5 – 7 pm. Read More >

Stamps Design Salon at 2016 Detroit Design Festival

September 22, 2016 • Stamps News

During the 2016 Detroit Design Festival, the Penny W. Stamps School of Art & Design will host its inaugural Design Salon. Read More >

Job Search: Director of Stamps Gallery

September 22, 2016 • Stamps News

The Stamps Gallery Director will play a critical role in promoting the Stamps School mission and vision through delivering a robust program of exhibitions that increase public understanding of contemporary creative practice and supplement the educational experience of Stamps students. Read More >

Nick Tobier and Rebekah Modrak: Back House Gallery in WAS Biennale

September 21, 2016 • Faculty News

Stamps faculty Nick Tobier and Rebekah Modrak's Back House Gallery has been invited to take part in the first Worldwide Apartment and Studio (WAS) Biennale. Read More >

Roland Graf: Feldmark

September 21, 2016 • Faculty News

A new version of Stamps Assistant Professor Roland Graf’s “Feldmark” table is now available. Read More >

Nick Tobier, Roland Graf, and Michael Flynn: FitLIGHT Project Funded

September 21, 2016 • Faculty News

FitLIGHT, a project created by Stamps Professor Nick Tobier, Stamps Assistant Professor Roland Graf, and Michael Flynn has been funded by the 2016 KaBOOM! Play Everywhere Challenge. The project, which was selected from over 200 submissions by a panel of industry leaders, will transform Brightmoor sidewalks into an ill Read More >

Sarah Berkeley: 2016 Tanne Foundation Award

September 21, 2016 • Alumni News, Alumni - Graduate News

Sarah Berkeley (MFA 2011) has been awarded a 2016 Tanne Foundation Award. Created in 1998 by an artist with a long-established interest in the arts, the Tanne Foundation has interests in filling cultural voids, enriching the artistic experience and broadening horizons for artists and their audiences. Read More >

Susan Crowell: Short Film Documents Hidden Worlds Installation

September 21, 2016 • Faculty News

A new short film examines "Hidden Worlds," Stamps Professor Susan Crowell's exhibition of ceramic pollen structures in the conservatory of the Matthaei Botanical Gardens. Read More >

Richard Hackel: Exhibition at the Cambridge Arts Council Gallery

September 21, 2016 • Alumni News, Alumni - Undergraduate News

A solo exhibition of work by Richard Hackel (BFA 1977) will be on display at the Cambridge Arts Council Gallery, from October 14 - December 31, 2016 with a reception on Monday, October 24 from 6 - 8 pm. Read More >

Roland Graf’s Studio 3-D Class Featured

September 21, 2016 • Stamps News

The first assignment for Stamps Assistant Professor Roland Graf's Studio 3-D class - creating a geodesic dome large enough to fit the entire class, and built with rolled-up newspapers - is featured in a Michigan Daily article. Read More >