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Nick Tobier Presents STREETWORK at Open Engagement, Chicago

April 24, 2017 • Faculty News

Stamps Assistant Professor Nick Tobier presented STREETWORK, a panel discussion about bringing artists and students to work in local communities, at Open Engagement 2017 Chicago. Read More >

David Chung Interviewed for PBS Program

April 24, 2017 • Faculty News

Stamps Professor David Chung was recently interviewed for a segment on Asian American Life, a Emmy-nominated magazine show focusing on the Asian American and Pacific Islander community. Read More >

Melanie Manos Discusses Maya Deren

April 17, 2017 • Faculty News

Stamps Lecturer Melanie Manos will discuss experimental avant-garde filmmaker Maya Deren at the Scarab Club in the April 20 edition of The Regular's Table, a monthly series of intimate, informal conversations. Read More >

Roland Graf Issued New Patent

April 7, 2017 • Faculty News

Stamps Assistant Professor Roland Graf recently received his first US utility patent (US 9,547,162 B2), which includes 14 claims related to a range of interactive projection systems that were developed in his Daylight Media Lab. The United States Patent and Trademark Office issued the patent on Jan 17, 2017. Read More >

Roland Graf: Energy Race Bangkok

April 6, 2017 • Faculty News

The Engineering School at Chulalongkorn University, one of the oldest and most prestigious research universities in Thailand, invited Stamps Assistant Professor Roland Graf to develop a series of human-powered public installations with local engineering students as part of the university’s 100th anniversary celebration Read More >

Rebekah Modrak: Visiting Artist Lecture at Alfred University

April 5, 2017 • Faculty News

Stamps Associate Professor Rebekah Modrak recently spoke about her work and the exhibition, 'A Day's Work,' at Alfred University. 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 >

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 >