News & Events


Georgette Zirbes: Interview, Retrospective Exhibition at DePauw University

March 29, 2017 • Faculty News

On the occasion of the opening of her retrospective exhibition, now on display at DePauw University, Stamps Professor Emerita Georgette Zirbes reflected on her work, travels, and studies in a wide-ranging interview with Alexandra Chamberlain, Assistant Curator of Exhibitions and Education at DePauw. Read More >

Holly Hughes Speaks on Trump Administration Plans to Defund the Arts

March 29, 2017 • Faculty News

Stamps Professor Holly Hughes, one of 'The NEA Four,' recently wrote an editorial for the Los Angeles Blade on the Trump administration's plans to eliminate the National Endowment for the Arts, the National Endowment for the Humanities and the Corporation for Public Broadcasting. Read More >

Heidi Kumao: Work Featured at Ann Arbor Art Center Exhibition

March 28, 2017 • Faculty News

Heidi Kumao’s work will be featured in the exhibition, 'Whipstitch: The State of Contemporary Textiles,' at the Ann Arbor Art Center, running March 31 to April 29, 2017. Read More >

Irina Aristarkhova Co-organizes Global Silicon Valley Symposium

March 28, 2017 • Faculty News

Shenzhen and Skolkovo: Contested Innovation, a symposium co-organized by and featuring Stamps Professor Irina Aristarkhova, takes place on Thursday, April 6. Read More >

Cathy VanVoorhis Exhibits at Saginaw Art Museum

March 28, 2017 • Faculty News

Work by Stamps Lecturer Cathy VanVoorhis is included in the invitational exhibit, 'Artumentary,' at Saginaw Art Museum from March 31 - June 10, 2017. Read More >

Irina Aristarkhova Co-organizes Lectures in Russian Architecture, Design, and Urbanism

March 28, 2017 • Faculty News

In conjunction with the International Institute at the University of Michigan, the Penny W. Stamps School of Art & Design is a proud co-sponsor of two lectures on Russian Architecture, Design, and Urbanism. Read More >

Heidi Kumao: Film Featured at Experiments in Cinema Festival

March 27, 2017 • Faculty News

Heidi Kumao's film, 'Swallowed Whole,' will be screened in the 12th Experiments in Cinema film festival in Albuquerque, New Mexico. The festival runs April 18 - 23, 2017. Read More >

Srimoyee Mitra: The Times of India Profile

March 25, 2017 • Staff News

Stamps Gallery Director Srimoyee Mitra was recently featured with a profile essay in the March 20 edition of The Times of India (Mumbai). Read More >

Charles Fairbanks: ‘The Modern Jungle’ at AAFF

March 23, 2017 • Alumni News, Alumni - Graduate News

'The Modern Jungle', a feature-length documentary by Charles Fairbanks (MFA 2010), will screen in competition at the 55th Ann Arbor Film Festival on Friday, March 24. Read More >

Pinar Yoldas: ‘Artificial Intelligence for Governance’ at AAFF

March 23, 2017 • Faculty News

Artificial Intelligence for Governance: Al the Kitty, a film by Witt Visiting Artist Pinar Yoldas, will be featured in the Ann Arbor Film Festival with screenings on Friday, March 24 and Saturday, March 25. Read More >