News & Events


2021 Student Awards

May 6, 2021 • Student Announcements News, Undergraduate News

The Penny W. Stamps School of Art & Design is proud to announce the recipients of the 2021 Undergraduate Awards. All recipients participated in this year’s winter awards application, submitting work for faculty consideration. Thanks to the… Read More >

Stephanie O’Malley, Lizzy Albinson Featured for Citizen Kane Discovery

April 29, 2021 • Undergraduate News

Wellesnet, the leading online source of information about the life, career and work of Orson Welles, recently published a discovery made by an interdisciplinary research team at the University of Michigan, home of the largest repository of… Read More >

Stamps Commencement Mural Featured in Michigan Daily

April 29, 2021 • Undergraduate News

To honor the University of Michigan Class of 2021, 29 undergraduate students from the Penny W. Stamps School of Art & Design created a chalk paint mural on the street outside of the Rackham Graduate School (915 E. Washington Street),... Read More >

Stamps Students Featured in The Art of Queer Health Sciences Exhibition

April 29, 2021 • Undergraduate News

Four Stamps students were featured in the University Record for their participation in The Art of Queer Health Sciences, an exhibition organized by Tanaka Chavanduka, project manager at the University of Michigan Center for Sexuality and… Read More >

Fred Conrad on documenting the history of the Tulsa Massacre

April 26, 2021 • Alumni News

On Monday, May 17, 2021 at 4 pm, the University of Michigan Museum of Art (UMMA) brings together three thought-leaders to discuss the history of making the 1921 Tulsa Race Massacre more visible and known utilizing the tools of historical… Read More >

Francie Hester: Redefine

April 23, 2021 • Alumni News, Alumni - Undergraduate News

Susan Eley Fine Art is proud to present their first solo presentation at their Hudson gallery, Redefine, an exhibit of 3D sculptural objects made of aluminum and paper created by Francie Hester (BFA ‘82). The opening reception will be… Read More >

David Chung Works With the World Monuments Fund

April 23, 2021 • Faculty News

Stamps Professor David Chung shot and produced a short video for the World Monuments Fund at Angkor Wat in Siem Reap, Cambodia. World Monuments Fund is a private nonprofit organization founded in 1965 by individuals concerned about the… Read More >

Stamps Team Presents “Solid States” at IMPACT-11 Conference

April 23, 2021 • Alumni News, Alumni - Graduate News, Graduate News

Co-curators Nicholas Dowgwillo (2D Media Studio Coordinator), Sally Clegg (Stamps Lecturer; MFA ‘20), and Ellie Schmidt’s (MFA ‘22) exhibition “Solid States: Image/Object in the Age of 3D Printing” will be presented at the online IMPACT-11… Read More >

Amber D. Harrison Designs App for the Chronically Ill During Pandemic

April 23, 2021 • Alumni News, Alumni - Undergraduate News

Amber D. Harrison (BFA ‘12) is excited to announce the release of Symptom Shark, a free symptom tracking app to help chronically ill patients. Harrison, whose previous work focused on metalsmithing, applied her love of functional design… Read More >

Allen Samuels Designs Vest for Wheelchair Users

April 23, 2021 • Faculty News

Stamps Emeritus Professor and Dean Allen Samuels has created a new vest with built-in pouches designed to help wheelchair users access items needed for daily tasks. Read More >