News & Events


2016 Student Awards

May 2, 2016 • Graduate News, Stamps News, Undergraduate News

The Stamps School is pleased to announce the recipients of the Stamps Class of 2016 Student Awards, presented as part of the School's commencement ceremony on Saturday, April 30, 2015. Read More >

Carolyn Clayton Awarded Dedalus Foundation MFA Fellowship

April 29, 2016 • Graduate News

Stamps MFA graduate student Carolyn Clayton has been awarded the prestigious Dedalus Foundation MFA Fellowship in Painting and Sculpture. Two MFA students are selected from a national pool of nominees each year. Read More >

Michele Oka Doner Recommended for Honorary Degree

April 28, 2016 • Alumni News, Alumni - Graduate News, Alumni - Undergraduate News

Artist and Stamps alumna Michele Oka Doner (B.S. Des. 1966, MFA 1968), known for her pioneering and multidisciplinary contributions to visual culture, has been recommended to receive an honorary Doctor of Arts degree at Spring commencement. Read More >

Jennifer Metsker’s Poetry Appears in Banango Street

April 28, 2016 • Faculty News, Staff News

Excerpts from Stamps Lecturer and Writing Coordinator Jennifer Metsker's poem "Days of the God-Sized Brains" are included in the latest issue of the literary journal Banango Street. Read More >

2016 Undergraduate Award Recipients

April 27, 2016 • Undergraduate News

Congratulations to our 2016 Undergraduate Award Recipients! Read More >

Rebekah Modrak: Visiting Artist at University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign

April 26, 2016 • Faculty News

Associate Professor Rebekah Modrak will give a talk on contemporary uses and mis-uses of the terms “community,” “craft,” and “labor" at the School of Art + Design / University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign. Read More >


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

Anne Keenan Higgins (BFA 1985) has written and illustrated a non-fiction book to be published in Spring 2017 by Running Press, a member of Perseus Books Group. Read More >

Jill Wagner: Solo Show at Two Twelve Arts Center

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

Jill Wagner (BFA '78) has a solo exhibition running at Two Twelve Arts Center in Saline for the month of April. Read More >

Stephanie Rowden Featured on Re:sound

April 21, 2016 • Faculty News

Stamps Associate Professor Stephanie Rowden’s audio essay Gravitation and Other Graces will be featured on Re:sound, airing on WBEZ Chicago this Sunday, April 24th at 8pm CT. Read More >

Osman Khan: Art + Science Collaboration

April 21, 2016 • Faculty News

The result of Stamps Associate Professor Osman Khan's recent collaboration with a U-M dermatologist will be auctioned to raise funds for medical research tonight at MOCAD. Read More >