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Meet the 2015 MFAs

October 23, 2015

Our incoming MFA candidates discuss their backgrounds, influences, and artistic practice. Read More >

Interning with Antony Gormley

August 26, 2015

Trevor King (MFA 2015) scored an internship with renowned sculptor Antony Gormley after meeting at the Stamps Speaker Series. Read More >

Brightmoor Maker Space

June 19, 2015

Help revitalize a Detroit community: become a stakeholder in the Brightmoor Maker Space at Detroit Community Schools today! Read More >

Laura Amtower: The Wild Idea of a Child-Designed Playground

March 9, 2015

Laura Amtower’s MFA thesis project lies at the nexus of child-centered design, participatory research and curriculum development. Read More >

Mike Bianco: Activist, Artist… Curator of Bees

March 8, 2015

Mike Bianco has pursued an ongoing investigation into the culture of bees and the relationship between his artistic practice and environmental degradation. Read More >

Future Cycles at Auto Show

January 13, 2015

There are many concept vehicles at the North American International Auto Show this year, but none quite like Stamps MFA candidate Cameron Van Dyke's Future Cycles. Read More >

Tiny House

January 6, 2015

Students design and build an 80 sq ft "tiny house" with members of an Ann Arbor homeless community. Read More >

Stories from Abroad

November 12, 2014

In 2012, MFA candidates traveled to locations across the globe in order to conduct research and pursue creative opportunities abroad. Read More >

Creative Careers: Ben Van Dyke

November 11, 2014

Ben Van Dyke (MFA '06) plays a lot of basketball — a game defined by its continually shifting spatial calculus. It’s an apt sport for Ben, because just as the trajectory of the ball to the net is endlessly variable, so is Ben’s typographic work. Taking… Read More >