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Motawi Tileworks at Ann Arbor Art Fair

July 8, 2019 • Alumni News, Alumni - Undergraduate News

Motawi Tileworks, owned by Stamps alumna Nawal Motawi (BFA ‘88), will have a booth at this year’s Ann Arbor Art Fair. Motawi will display and sell an extensive collection of handcrafted art tile, with on-site framing and clock installation…

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Alex Moore Featured on Emerging Artist Platform

July 1, 2019 • Alumni News, Alumni - Undergraduate News

Alex Moore’s (BFA ‘17) work is currently featured on Medium Rare Art. The first platform of its kind, Medium Rare Art sells the work of undiscovered, emerging artists while also providing them with new networking opportunities. Alex is…

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Natalia Cuevas: Honorable Mention, 2019 International Sculpture Center Awards

June 26, 2019 • Alumni News, Alumni - Undergraduate News

Natalia Cuevas (BFA 2019) has been selected for an Honorable Mention award in the International Sculpture Center’s 2019 Student Awards competition.

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Ian Tadashi Moore Releases Illustrated Book and Audiobook

June 24, 2019 • Alumni News, Alumni - Undergraduate News

Ian Tadashi Moore (BFA ‘01) wrote and illustrated his second book for children, Tamaishi. His first book, Zosan, is based on a Japanese folk song and was published in 2015 by Eberhardt Press. As part of the project, he performed,...

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Gail Rosenbloom Kaplan: Mitch Album Art & Healing Interview

June 24, 2019 • Alumni News, Alumni - Undergraduate News

Gail Rosenbloom Kaplan (BFA ‘76) creates art with pediatric patients at Children’s Hospital of Michigan. Kaplan was recently interviewed by Mitch Albom for his television segment Heart of Detroit and for the television segment Live in The…

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Ruth Burke: Susurrus at Mantle Art Space

June 19, 2019 • Alumni News, Alumni - Graduate News

Mantle Art Space presents “Susurrus,” a solo exhibition of work by Ruth K. Burke (MFA ‘17). I could speak to horses first. Then came the rabbits, the dogs, cows, chickens, and goats; the coyotes, warblers, spiders, goldenrod, and the…

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Lush P(r)ose: Gisela McDaniel Solo Show

June 10, 2019 • Alumni News, Alumni - Undergraduate News

Gisela McDaniel’s (BFA ‘19) debut solo exhibition, “Lush P(r)ose” explores how female-identifying survivors of sexualized assault and violence create unique paths towards healing and reclaiming their own bodies.By engaging in dialogue…

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Jonathan B. Wright: Evidence of Urban Fairies

June 10, 2019 • Alumni News, Alumni - Undergraduate News

Evidence of Urban Fairies, multimedia work by Jonathan B. Wright (BFA ‘83) and his wife Kathleen Wright, will show at the Gifts of Art Gallery at Michigan Medicine. Wright, a certified fairyologist, has been documenting evidence of fairies…

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Barbara Coburn: Resonance Exhibition

June 10, 2019 • Alumni News, Alumni - Undergraduate News

Barbara Coburn (BFA ‘68), alongside the photography of Robert Medsker, will exhibit her work at the Robert Kidd Gallery in Birmingham, MI beginning June 7th. Resonance focuses on the complementary relationship between Coburn and Medsker’s…

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Michele Oka Doner: “The Trees of My Life” at New York Botanical Garden

June 6, 2019 • Alumni News, Alumni - Graduate News, Alumni - Undergraduate News

Michele Oka Doner (BSD ‘66, MFA ‘68, Hon. PhD ‘16) will give a special presentation at the New York Botanical Garden on Wednesday, June 12, from 11 am - 12 pm.Acclaimed artist Michele Oka Doner, NYBG’s 2019 Artist-in-Residence, comes to…

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