Exhibitions

Past Exhibitions

Stamps Gallery Closed to the Public

Following guidance from University administrators and public health officials in response to COVID-19, Stamps Gallery is closed until further notice, and all scheduled in-person events and exhibitions have been canceled.

Taking a Stand

January 17, 2020 – February 29, 2020 • Stamps Gallery

Taking a Stand is a group exhibition that brings together lively work highlighting the ways artists build solidarity and shape contemporary culture. Jan. 17–Feb. 29, 2020 at Stamps Gallery. Read More >

2019 Undergraduate Juried Exhibition

November 22, 2019 – December 15, 2019 • Stamps Gallery

The Stamps School's annual Undergraduate Juried Exhibition, a showcase of the best work produced by Stamps undergraduate students, is on view from November 22 - December 15, 2019. Read More >

WiAn: White Garden With White Noise

October 5, 2019 – November 2, 2019 •

Work by Witt Artist in Residence JuYeon Kim is on view October 5-November 2 at the College for Creative Studies. Read More >

Border Control: Traversing Horizons in Media Practice

September 20, 2019 – November 10, 2019 • Stamps Gallery

In September 2019, the University of Michigan Penny W. Stamps School of Art & Design will host the New Media Caucus 2019 Symposium and Exhibition, Border Control. Read More >

Call & Response

June 14, 2019 – August 25, 2019 • Stamps Gallery

Call & Response features the work of Romare Bearden, Chakaia Booker, Tony Cokes, Saffell Gardner Allie McGhee, and Tylonn Sawyer. June 14 - August 25, 2019. Read More >

Adapt: The 2019 Stamps Senior Show

April 12, 2019 – May 4, 2019 • Stamps Gallery

The 2019 Stamps Senior Show features work in a range of media by graduating BA, BFA, and Interarts students at U-M’s Penny W. Stamps School of Art & Design. Read More >

Bookmarks: Speculating the Futures of the Book and Library

March 26, 2019 – May 26, 2019 •

An exhibition of site-specific installations, performances, interventions, and events in U-M libraries, curated by Stamps Dean Guna Nadarajan in partnership with the University of Michigan Library. Read More >

2019 MFA Thesis Exhibition

March 15, 2019 – March 31, 2019 • Stamps Gallery

The 2019 MFA Thesis exhibition will bring together culminating projects by graduate students Masimba Hwati, Laura Magnusson, Bridget Quinn, Rowan Renee, and Mayela Rodriguez. Read More >

YYYAAAOOO: Ann Arbor Film Festival Off the Screen

March 15, 2019 – March 31, 2019 • Stamps Gallery

Stamps Gallery is pleased to partner with the 57th Ann Arbor Film Festival to present an Off the Screen exhibition by Israeli artist Hamutal Attar. Read More >

Seeing Heritage Algorithms Exhibition

February 22, 2019 – March 2, 2019 • Stamps Gallery

Seeing Heritage Algorithms is an exhibition of artwork by area youth using computational quilting software designed by Stamps professors Audrey Bennett and Ron Eglash. Read More >

Marisa Morán Jahn: The Mighty and the Mythic

January 24, 2019 – March 2, 2019 • Stamps Gallery

Stamps Gallery is proud to present The Mighty and the Mythic, a solo exhibition of work by renowned social practice artist Marisa Morán Jahn. Read More >

2018 Undergraduate Juried Exhibition

November 30, 2018 – January 6, 2019 • Stamps Gallery

The Stamps School's annual Undergraduate Juried Exhibition, a showcase of the best work produced by Stamps undergraduate students, is on view from November 30, 2018-January 6, 2019. Read More >

Have We Met? Dialogues on Memory and Desire

September 21, 2018 – November 18, 2018 • Stamps Gallery

Have We Met: Dialogues on Memory and Desire draws inspiration from Ann Arbor’s legacy of social movements and experimental art practices as its point of departure. Read More >

Materials On Hand: The Art of Ellen Wilt

May 31, 2018 – September 9, 2018 • Stamps Gallery

On view at Stamps Gallery from May 31 - September 9, 2018, this retrospective exhibition pays homage to and celebrates fifty years of Ellen Wilt’s expansive art practice. Read More >

Exchanges: How We Got Here - The 2018 Stamps Senior Show

April 13, 2018 – April 28, 2018 • Stamps Gallery

Exchanges: How We Got Here, the 2018 Stamps Senior Show, features culminating projects in a range of media by graduating Stamps undergraduates. Read More >

Tension: First Year MFA Exhibition

April 6, 2018 – April 6, 2018 •

Work by Stamps first year MFA candidates Masimba Hwati, Bridget Quinn, Rowan Renee, Mayela Rodriguez, and Trevis True is featured in TENSION. Closing reception: Friday, 4/6 at the MFA Studios. Read More >

2018 Integrated Product Development Trade Show

April 4, 2018 – April 4, 2018 • Stamps Gallery

Seven teams of U-M students present their projects to the public to vote for the “Best of the Best.” At Stamps Gallery Wednesday, April 4 from 6:30 - 8:30 pm. Read More >

2018 MFA Thesis Exhibition

March 9, 2018 – April 1, 2018 • Stamps Gallery

Thesis exhibitions by Stamps second-year MFA graduate students are featured at the Stamps Gallery in downtown Ann Arbor from March 9 - April 1, 2018. Read More >