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Living a Creative Life: Alumni Stories Stories

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 >

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 >

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 >

Philanthropist, Arts Advocate Penny W. Stamps Dies at 74

December 13, 2018

Philanthropist, U-M alumna, and arts advocate Penny W. Stamps died Thursday, December 13, 2018. 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 >

Alumni Spotlight: Molly Dierks (MFA ‘14)

October 31, 2018

Artist and educator Molly Dierks (MFA '14) on her work, international travel, and Stamps postgraduate support. 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 >

Neil Zemba on Engaged Community Practice

June 25, 2018

Neil Zemba (BFA '13) on pursuing socially conscious design and community engagement both during and after college. Read More >

Internship Spotlight: Gabriella Meyer

June 19, 2018

Gabriella Meyer (BFA '17) on the internship that led to designing fabric used by Beyoncé on her Formation tour. Read More >