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Rebekah Modrak: Metro Times Features “Rethink Shinola”

December 14, 2017 • Faculty News

Stamps Associate Professor Rebekah Modrak’s Rethink Shinola project is featured in a Dec. 12, 2017 Metro Times article by Michael Jackman. Read More >

Melis Agabigum: “Material Fiction” featured in Art Jewelry Forum

December 14, 2017 • Alumni News, Alumni - Undergraduate News

Material Fiction, a new article by Melis Agabigum (BFA ‘13) analyzing the impact that jewelry artists have in creating installation art through reclaimed plastic and waste, has been published by Art Jewelry Forum. Read More >

Melanie Manos Exhibits New Work at Simone DeSousa Gallery

December 14, 2017 • Faculty News

Melanie Manos presents Watercolor, a new video work installed inside a Dodge Pickup fender, as part of the exhibition A Painting Show at Simone DeSousa Gallery, Detroit. Read More >

Megan LaCroix to Show in New York Fashion Week

December 14, 2017 • Alumni News, Alumni - Undergraduate News

Megan LaCroix (BFA ‘14) will showcase her hand-crafted designer jewelry and screen printed fabrics with clothing designer Jessica Hadley’s latest collection of garments in Small Boutique Fashion Week, held in conjunction with New York Fashion Week in February, 2018. Read More >

Maite Iribarren Presents Installation at RAW Pop Up Show During Art Basel

December 7, 2017 • Undergraduate News

From December 6-9, Maite Iribarren, a junior undergraduate student in both STAMPS and the College of Engineering, will present the installation Environmental Appropriation 2 as part of the RAW Pop Up Show with the Young Artist Initiative during Miami Art Week. Read More >

Endi Poskovic Lectures/Exhibits in Poland

December 7, 2017 • Faculty News

Stamps Professor Endi Poskovic will present a keynote lecture titled “Intricacies of Post-digital Mokuhanga” at Post-digital printmaking / Redefinition of print, an international conference hosted by the Eugeniusz Geppert Academy of Art and Design in Wrocław, Poland. Read More >

Bette Klegon Halby: Installation Celebrates the Regeneration of Jersey City, NJ

December 7, 2017 • Alumni News, Alumni - Undergraduate News

Black Jax, a new commissioned work by Bette Klegon Halby (BS Design, 1962), was recently installed in the lobby of a uniquely innovative high rise building in Jersey City, New Jersey. Read More >

Rebekah Modrak: “Rethink Shinola” Featured in Hyperallergic

December 1, 2017 •

Stamps Associate Professor Rebekah Modrak’s latest project, Rethink Shinola, a “biting, minutely researched critique of an appropriative re-branding of Detroit,” is featured in a Hyperallergic essay by Sarah Rose Sharp. Read More >

Jessica Frelinghuysen Reviewed in Canadian Art Magazine

December 1, 2017 • Faculty News

Stamps Lecturer Jessica Frelinghuysen’s work was recently reviewed in Canadian Art Magazine. Three of Frelinghuysen’s projects are now on display in Canada, as part of the Art Gallery of Windsor’s current exhibition. Read More >

Jack Lardis: Oil Drum Art

December 1, 2017 • Alumni News, Alumni - Undergraduate News

Stamps alum Jack Lardis (BFA ‘54) has enjoyed at least two successful careers – his first in advertising, his second as an artist/activist, transforming oil drums into works that foreground our dependence on oil through a project entitled Oil Drum Art. Read More >