News & Events


Student Work Featured in AAFF’s ‘Out There’

March 23, 2017 • Undergraduate News

Stamps students Layla Abdul-Jabbar, Elle Leung, Jen Huang, Heidi Liu, Vicki Liu, and Sarah McNamara are featured in the Ann Arbor Film Festival's "Out There" three-minute animation competition. Read More >

Heidi Pollard: Call and Response

March 21, 2017 • Alumni News, Alumni - Undergraduate News

Heidi Pollard (BFA 2005) has partnered with the University of New Mexico Art Museum for a project that explores the lasting influence of Abstract Expressionist artist Adolph Gottlieb on contemporary art. Read More >

Ruth Taubman Premieres Spring Jewelry Line in New York

March 20, 2017 • Alumni News, Alumni - Undergraduate News

Jewelry designer Ruth Taubman (BFA 1981) will present her 2017 spring collection at her trunk show in Midtown Manhattan, March 28-30, in conjunction with New York dress designer Karen Roberts. Read More >

Sherri Smith: Beyond the Skies at Art & Environment Gallery

March 20, 2017 • Faculty News

Stamps Professor Sherri Smith's work is featured in 'Beyond the Skies', a new exhibition on display at the Art & Environment Gallery from March 21 - May 30. Read More >

Shreyas Karle: Visiting Artist

March 20, 2017 • Stamps News

Visiting artist, organizer, curator, and CONA co-founder Shreyas Karle gave a presentation at Stamps on Monday, March 13 entitled SUICIDE (structuring utopian institutional centres in a dysfunctional economy/ecosystems). Read More >

Nick Tobier Interviewed on Stateside

March 13, 2017 • Faculty News

Stamps Professor Nick Tobier recently discussed his book 'Looping Detroit: A People Mover Travelogue' with Cynthia Canty on the Michigan Radio program Stateside. Read More >

Michele Oka Doner: Pop Art Comes to Michigan, 1963

March 13, 2017 • Alumni News, Alumni - Graduate News

On Saturday, March 18, artist and Stamps alumna Michele Oka Doner (B.S. Des 1966, MFA 1968) will take part in a group discussion about the influence and impact of two Pop Art exhibitions that occurred on campus in 1963. Read More >

William Burgard: Ypsilanti Wayfinding Signs

March 13, 2017 • Faculty News

Ypsilanti recently unveiled a series of new wayfinding signs featuring local icons designed by Stamps Lecturer William Burgard. Read More >

Melanie Manos Exhibits at The Max

March 13, 2017 • Faculty News

Stamps Lecturer Melanie Manos's photographic work is featured as part of Art @ the Max - a new collaboration between Essay’d, the Wayne State University Collection, and the Detroit Symphony Orchestra. Read More >

Melis Agabigum Exhibits May the Bridges I Burn, Light the Way at BBAC

March 8, 2017 • Alumni News, Alumni - Undergraduate News

Work by Melis Agabigum (BFA 2013) is featured in 'May the Bridges I Burn, Light the Way,' a solo exhibition at the Birmingham Bloomfield Art Center (BBAC) from March 10 - April 23 with an opening reception from 6 - 8 pm on March 10. Read More >