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Witnessing History: 2020 Roman J. Witt Resident Courtney McClellan Reflects

April 13, 2020

2020 Roman J. Witt Resident Courtney McClellan reflects on her performance-activated installation at UMMA. Read More >

Mindfulness from Scratch: Washi-making with Master Papermakers Tomomi and Hisashi Kano

December 17, 2019

Master artists Tomomi and Hisashi Kano guide Stamps students in traditional and experimental paper making. Read More >

Artist Q&A: Amira Hanafi

November 19, 2019

Stamps student Erin Wakeland (BFA '20) interviews visiting artist and writer Amira Hanafi. Read More >

Virtual Reality Opera Explores Consciousness, Sleep at U-M

September 20, 2019

Visiting artist Paul Catanese works with Stamps School, SMTD, and Michigan Medicine to create new work. Read More >

The In-Between: Suffering, Comfort, and JuYeon Kim

September 17, 2019

Witt Resident JuYeon Kim explores suffering and comfort in an exhibition opening Oct. 5 at College for Creative Studies. 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 >

Stamps Gallery Hosts Inaugural Symposium: Talking About a Revolution

November 28, 2018

In November, the Stamps Gallery hosted its first symposium, "Talking About a Revolution: Art, Design, and the Institution." Read More >

Rebekah Modrak, Claudia Bitran, and the Sinking of the Titanic

November 28, 2018

Visiting Artist Claudia Bitran teams up with Rebekah Modrak and Stamps students to recreate scenes from Titanic. Read More >

Disney Animator Floyd Norman Visits Campus

October 25, 2018

Legendary animator Floyd Norman discusses his work and experience as the first African American animator at Disney. Read More >

Takuji Hamanaka Visits Stamps School

October 5, 2018

Printmaker Takuji Hamanaka recently visited Stamps for a three-day Witt Visiting Artist residency. Read More >