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Michelina Risbeck Deconstructs Masculinity Through Devonix

February 19, 2020 • Alumni News, Alumni - Undergraduate News

Stamps alumna Michelina Risbeck (BFA ’16) recently received the 2019 Otherwise Fellowship Award as her drag persona Devonix. Devonix was also voted Top Five Best Drag King Drag Newcomer for Flame Magazine 2020 and had a Performer Spotlight… Read More >

Titus Heagins: Southbound: Photographs of and about the New South

February 18, 2020 • Alumni News, Alumni - Graduate News

Work by Stamps alum Titus Heagins (MFA ’02) is featured in Southbound: Photographs of and about the New South, on view January 30 — April 26 at the Hunter Museum in Chattanoga, Tennessee. The exhibition was created by the Halsey Institute… Read More >

Jane Prophet Evaluates Research and Creative Practice in Hong Kong

February 8, 2020 • Faculty News

Jane Prophet, Associate Dean for Research, Creative Work, and Strategic Initiatives at the Penny W. Stamps School of Art & Design, has been appointed to serve on a panel that evaluates the quality of all research and creative practice in… Read More >

Srimoyee Mitra, Stamps Gallery Featured in Grant News

February 8, 2020 • Staff News

In January, 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 publications. Grant News… Read More >

Joe Trumpey, Carbon Neutrality Town Hall Featured in Michigan Daily

February 8, 2020 • Faculty News

On Tuesday, February 4th, Stamps Associate Professor Joe Trumpey hosted the Campus Carbon Neutrality Communication and Culture Town Hall to discuss options for improving the University’s sustainability efforts. ... Read More >

Ted Ramsay Exhibits at WSG Gallery

February 7, 2020 •

Emeritus Professor Ted Ramsay presents Visual Symphony Series, a series of new paintings inspired by classical music. This exhibit is open February 4 - March 14 at WSG Gallery.Ted Ramsay: Visual Symphony SeriesFebruary 4 — March 14,... Read More >

Joanne Leonard Featured on Focal Point Podcast

February 3, 2020 • Faculty News

Joanne Leonard, Diane M. Kirkpatrick and Griselda Pollock Distinguished University Professor at the Stamps School of School of Art & Design, was recently featured on Focal Point, a podcast from Columbia College Chicago that explores the… Read More >

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 >