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Mayela Rodriguez: Recipient of We Women Photo Grant

January 27, 2020 • Alumni News, Alumni - Graduate News

Mayela Rodriguez (MFA ‘19) has been awarded a We Women Photo grant for her proposed project “MI Voz”. The We Women Photo grant is framed as “an opportunity to shape a national conversation about problems, solutions, and how to find common… Read More >

Stephanie Rowden: Radio Campfire at UMMA

January 27, 2020 • Alumni News, Alumni - Graduate News, Faculty News

Stamps Associate Professor Stephanie Rowden and Juliet Hinely (MFA ‘14) will host a curated listening event on February 22 at UMMA inspired by the exhibition Cullen Washington, Jr.: The Public Square.Set to backdrop of the exhibit of… Read More >

Comedian Rob Delaney Inspired by Phoebe Gloeckner’s Work

January 27, 2020 • Faculty News

In a recent episode of the BBC Cultural Frontline podcast, American comedian Rob Delaney explained why the work of the writer and graphic novelist Phoebe Gloeckner inspired his comedy and shaped his understanding of the power of art. Listen… Read More >

Rebekah Modrak’s work featured in book ANYWHERE

January 27, 2020 • Faculty News

Stamps Professor Rebekah Modrak’s work #exstrange was featured in ANYWHERE iii, a book featuring contributions from artists participating in Anywhere and Elsewhere: Art at The Outermost Limits of Location-Specificity. The book, edited by… Read More >

Leslie Sobel: Two-Person Show in Munster, Indiana

January 27, 2020 • Alumni News, Alumni - Undergraduate News

Work by Leslie Sobel (BFA 1983) is featured in Earthforms: Michalski & Sobel, on view at South Shore Arts - Atrium Gallery in Munster, IN from January 8-March 8, 2020.Jane Michalski and Leslie Sobel are two artists who explore their… Read More >

Ted Ramsay: Visual Symphony Series at WSG Gallery, Ann Arbor

January 27, 2020 • Faculty News

A series of new paintings inspired by classical music from Stamps Emeritus Professor Ted Ramsay will be featured in Visual Symphony Series, on view at WSG Gallery(306 South Main, Ann Arbor) from February 4 - March 14, 2020. The opening… Read More >

Takeshi Yamada Exhibits at Wreath Interpretations

January 27, 2020 • Alumni News, Alumni - Graduate News

Stamps alum Takeshi Yamada (MFA 1987) recently exhibited a colorful sculpture as part of the annual Wreath Interpretations exhibition hosted by the Arsenal Gallery in Manhattan. Yamada has presented his work as part of this exhibition in… Read More >

Peter Guren Retires Beloved Comic Strip After Four Decades

January 27, 2020 • Alumni News, Alumni - Undergraduate News

Stamps alum Peter Guren (BSDes 1974), best known as the creator and artist behind the popular Ask Shagg comic strip, decided to retire the strip earlier this month. Although he initially attended Northwestern University, Guren transferred… Read More >

Sara Harwin to Participate in PWLF 2020

January 27, 2020 • Alumni News, Alumni - Undergraduate News

Stamps alum Sara Harwin (BFA 1969) will participate in the 2020 Portland Winter Lights Festival (PWLF) with a window installation at the Oregon Jewish Museum and Center for Holocaust Education (OJMCHE) and a lunchtime talk about her work on… Read More >

Srimoyee Mitra, Stamps Gallery Featured in MLive for $80K Warhol Foundation Grant

January 20, 2020 • Community News, Staff News

On Thursday, January 16, 2020, The Andy Warhol Foundation for the Visual Arts named the Stamps Gallery in downtown Ann Arbor as one of the Fall 2019 grant recipients, with $80K in support for 2020-2021 exhibitions, programs, and… Read More >