News & Events


CultureSource: Penny Stamps Speaker Series Expands Beyond Ann Arbor

October 27, 2016 • Stamps News

A recent article in CultureSource looks at the impact of the Penny Stamps Speaker Series and the efforts of series director Chrisstina Hamilton to expand the series to audiences beyond Ann Arbor. Read More >

Rebekah Modrak Speaks at Wayne State University

October 27, 2016 • Faculty News

On Wednesday, October 26, Stamps Associate Professor Rebekah Modrak visited Wayne State University's 'Art and Activism' course to participate in a panel presentation and discussion about institutional critique and using institutional power to support community. Read More >

Anna van Schaap: ‘You are Here’ at Carr Center

October 27, 2016 • Alumni News, Alumni - Undergraduate News

Anna van Schaap's (BFA 2010) Detroit-based art organization Things Feel Heavy presents 'You Are Here', a new exhibition opening at The Carr Center on Thursday, November 3. Read More >

Matthew Zivich Exhibits ‘Americana’ paintings

October 26, 2016 • Alumni News, Alumni - Undergraduate News

Matthew Zivich (B.S.Des 1960), professor of art at Saginaw Valley State University, is exhibiting a group of his 'Americana' paintings at SVSU's Wickes Hall. Read More >

Nick Tobier and Roland Graf: FitLIGHT Featured

October 26, 2016 • Faculty News

A recent MLive article looks at Stamps faculty Nick Tobier and Roland Graf's FitLIGHT project, which will transform a section of a broken sidewalk in Detroit's Brightmoor community into an illuminated running, play, and exercise track. Read More >

Bill Burgard Water Tower Design: Tank of the Year

October 25, 2016 • Faculty News

An Ann Arbor water tower recently covered with a design by Stamps Lecturer Bill Burgard has been recognized as 'Tank of the Year'. Read More >

Phoebe Gloeckner: ‘Diary of a Teenage Girl’ Named Greatest Graphic Novel of All Time

October 24, 2016 • Faculty News

Stamps Associate Professor Phoebe Gloeckner's 'The Diary of a Teenage Girl' was recently ranked as the 'Greatest Graphic Novel of All Time' by Thrillist. Read More >

Carol Jacobsen Exhibits at BGSU

October 24, 2016 • Faculty News

'Criminal Justice?', an exhibition featuring the work of Stamps Professor Carol Jacobsen and Andrea Bowers, is on display at BGSU's Willard Wankelman Gallery from October 29 - November 20. Read More >

David Turnley: Inside Michigan Football

October 24, 2016 • Faculty News

Stamps Associate Professor David Turnley was recently featured in an 'Inside Michigan Football' profile. The program took an in-depth look at Turnley's photographs documenting Jim Harbaugh and the U-M Football program for the new book 'Enthusiasm Unknown to Mankind'. Read More >

Visiting Artist Paul Coldwell: “Small Journeys”, 10/25

October 18, 2016 • Community News

Paul Coldwell, visiting artist and professor from University of the Arts London, will give a public presentation on his creative work and research on Tuesday, October 25. Read More >