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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 >

Cathy VanVoorhis Exhibits at North Campus Research Complex (NCRC)

January 20, 2020 • Faculty News

Paintings by Stamps lecturer Cathy VanVoorhis are on view at the North Campus Research Complex’s Rotunda Gallery (2800 Plymouth Rd., Building 18) through May 3, 2020 in a solo exhibition entitled Forest and Shores of Northern Michigan – A… Read More >

Marianne Fairbanks and Erica Hess Launch Hello! Loom

January 17, 2020 • Alumni News, Alumni - Undergraduate News

Stamps alumna Marianne Fairbanks (BFA ’97) and Erica Hess recently launched Hello! Loom, a miniature, portable loom.The affordable, pop-out laser cut design offers an accessible entry point for beginners, and a mobile creative outlet and… Read More >

Nick Tobier and Brightmoor Maker Space Featured for “This is Michigan”

January 15, 2020 • Faculty News

Stamps Professor Nick Tobier is featured as part of U-M’s “This is Michigan” campaign for his work with Detroit Community Schools to co-create the Brightmoor Maker Space with collaborator Bart Eddy.The Brightmoor Maker Space is a 3,200… Read More >

Fall 2019 Dean’s List

January 13, 2020 • Undergraduate News

The Stamps School of Art & Design recognizes the academic excellence of its undergraduate majors at the end of each semester through its Dean’s List. Placement on the Dean’s List requires a grade point average of at least 3.8, a minimum of… Read More >

Brynn Higgins-Stirrup: Artist-in-Residence Fellowship at VCU Arts Qatar

January 10, 2020 • Alumni News, Alumni - Graduate News

Stamps alumna Brynn Higgins-Stirrup (MFA ’18) is currently working as an artist-in-residence at Virginia Commonwealth University’s School of the Arts in Qatar. Brynn’s focus as AIR is on studio practice. She also works to mentor students… Read More >

Rebekah Modrak Speaks at University of Buffalo Visiting Artist Series

December 24, 2019 • Faculty News

Stamps Professor Rebekah Modrak was invited to give a presentation at the University of Buffalo as part of the Department of Art’s Visiting Artist Speaker Series. These lectures are attended by current undergraduate and graduate students,... Read More >

Rebecca Zeiss: Solo Exhibition at Midland Center for the Arts

December 24, 2019 • Alumni News, Alumni - Undergraduate News

Work by Stamps alumna Rebecca Zeiss (BFA ’79) is featured in her solo exhibition, on view September 28, 2019 — January 5, 2020 at the Midland Center for the Arts. This exhibit features hanging installations from Seeking Solace, an ongoing… Read More >

Stamps Students Research 1963 Pop Art Exhibitions at UMMA

December 24, 2019 • Alumni News, Alumni - Undergraduate News

Stamps students in the class “History of Art/American Culture 244: Art of the American Century” recently launched a website to document the first two Pop Art exhibitions hosted by the University of Michigan Museum of Art (UMMA) in 1963: Six… Read More >

Katie Mongoven Wins Second Place at Monochromatic

December 24, 2019 • Alumni News, Alumni - Undergraduate News

Stamps alum Katie Mongoven (BFA ’17) recently won 2nd Place at Louise Hopkins Underwood Center for the Arts’ Monochromatic: A National Juried Exhibition.Monochrome is defined as the exploration of one color: varying in shade, tone, and… Read More >