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Yen and Nick Azzaro Propose Interactive, Experimental Art Museum with Youth in Ypsilanti

December 23, 2019

Stamps alums Yen and Nick Azzaro raise funds to create a micro-museum of experimental art for Ypsilanti students. Read More >

Representing the Past, Changing the Present

December 19, 2019

Representing the Past, Changing the Present: Thoughts on the work of Ken Aptekar (BFA ’73) by Irina Aristarkhova. Read More >

A Change in Leadership, A Commitment to Values

December 18, 2019

On Jan. 1, Director of Development Mary Alice Bankert will retire, passing the torch to Major Gifts Officer Nan Pozios. Read More >

Alumni Spotlight: Masimba Hwati (MFA ‘19)

December 3, 2019

Masimba Hwati (MFA ‘19) discusses the connections between Harare and Detroit in advance of a 12/5 performance at MOCAD. Read More >

Open House, Open Hearts: A Stamps Studio Suites Celebration

October 21, 2019

A Sept. 27 open house celebrated the new studio space and digital equipment added in our recent renovation. Read More >

Taylor Houlihan Recreates 3.2 Million-Year-Old Skeleton

May 6, 2019

Taylor Houlihan (BFA '18) on the process of recreating fossils for the U-M Museum of Natural History. Read More >

Expressions of Gratitude: Penny W. Stamps (1944-2018)

April 8, 2019

Join us in celebrating the life and legacy of Penny W. Stamps through a thoughtful message to her family. Read More >

Shoe Design at Stamps

February 12, 2019

Shane Ward (BFA ‘96), Creative Director of Footwear at DKNY and GHBASS, recently led a shoe design workshop for students. Read More >

Creative Trajectories: Art & Design Alumni Discuss “Non-Linear” Career Success

November 15, 2018

A recent panel discussion brought Stamps alums together to reflect on non-linear career paths and experiences. Read More >

Internship Spotlight: Taylor Houlihan at the Smithsonian

September 26, 2018

Taylor Houlihan (BFA '18) reflects on her summer internship at the Smithsonian Museum's Digitization Programs Office. Read More >