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Alumni - Graduate News

Cosmo Whyte: 2017 Hudgens Prize Finalist

June 14, 2017 • Alumni News, Alumni - Graduate News

Cosmo Whyte (MFA 2015) has been selected as a finalist for the 2017 Hudgens Prize. Read More >

Exhibition Events this Weekend: Laura Amtower & Parisa Ghaderi

June 9, 2017 • Alumni News, Alumni - Graduate News

Exhibitions featuring the work of MFA alums Laura Amtower (MFA 2015) and Parisa Ghaderi (MFA 2014) are on view this weekend and featured in the latest Concentrate Media column by Omari Rush. Read More >

Nicole Jacquard: Fulbright Scholar Award

June 9, 2017 • Alumni News, Alumni - Graduate News

Nicole Jacquard (MFA 1994), currently an Associate Professor and Area Head of Metalsmithing and Jewelry Design in the School of Art + Design at Indiana University, has received a Fulbright Scholar Award to enable her to research at University of Dundee, Duncan of Jordanstone College of Art & Design in Scotland. Read More >

Parisa Ghaderi: Exhibition Opening, Documentary Screening June 2

June 2, 2017 • Alumni News, Alumni - Graduate News

In 'Waiting for the Past', on view starting June 2 at Ypsilanti Experimental Space, artist Parisa Ghaderi and EMU Professor of Political Science Ebrahim Soltani - both from Iran - collaborate to create a multimedia installation reflecting on their personal experiences of immigration and loss. Read More >

Bernadette Witzack: CSArt Madison

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

Bernadette Witzack (MFA 2013) is one of 10 artists chosen for the inaugural year of CSArt Madison. Read More >

Beili Liu Honored as 2018 Texas State Artist

May 19, 2017 • Alumni News, Alumni - Graduate News

On May 17, the Texas State Legislature introduced Texas House Resolution 2132, a bill honoring Stamps alumna Beili Liu (MFA 2003) as the 2018 State Three-Dimensional Artist. Read More >

David Rubello Creates Mural for Detroit Warby Parker Store

April 5, 2017 • Alumni News, Alumni - Graduate News

Artist David Rubello (MFA 1972) recently completed Blue Echoes, a mural commissioned for the interior of the new Warby Parker Detroit store (located on Woodward and Clifford). Read More >

Stamps Wins at 55th Annual AAFF

April 5, 2017 • Alumni News, Alumni - Graduate News, Faculty News

Two members of the Stamps community, Alisa Yang (MFA 2016) and Pinar Yoldas, 2016-17 Witt Artist in Residence, were honored at the 54th annual Ann Arbor Film Festival. Read More >

Keith Ekstam Receives NCECA Teaching Award

April 4, 2017 • Alumni News, Alumni - Graduate News

in March, Keith Ekstam (MFA 1987) received 2017 Excellence in Teaching Award from the National Council on Education for the Ceramic Arts at the organization's annual conference in Portland, Oregon, in March. 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 >