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Holly Hughes discusses film at Detroit Free Press Film Festival

April 15, 2019 • Faculty News

Professor Holly Hughes will be part of a panel discussing the life and legacy of acclaimed Cuban playwright, Irene Fornes, following the screening of a documentary on her at the Detroit Free Press Film Festival. ... Read More >

Sophia Brueckner: Guest of Honor at Penguicon

April 15, 2019 • Faculty News

Assistant Professor Sophia Brueckner will be a guest of honor at this year’s Penguicon, a science fiction and open-source software/hardware convention.Brueckner will be giving a keynote on sci-fi, critical optimism, and prototyping… Read More >

Jules Pieri: How We Make Stuff Now

April 9, 2019 • Alumni News, Alumni - Undergraduate News

Jules Pieri (BFA 1982) recently wrote and published her first book, How We Make Stuff Now. Drawing from her own entrepreneurial experiences as well as insight from hundreds of companies, Pieri created this book as a DIY step-by-step guide… Read More >

Stamps Typography Students Recognized at Tasmeem Doha 2019

April 9, 2019 • Faculty News, Undergraduate News

What happens—typographically speaking—when you meet a total stranger on the other side of the world and dive straight into the deep end together, confronting topics such as gender discrimination and religious persecution from completely… Read More >

Rebekah Modrak Writes for Ms. Magazine

April 8, 2019 • Faculty News

In a feature article entitled “How One University is Leading the Fight Against Campus Rape Culture—By Way of a Public Reckoning,” Stamps School of Art & Design professor Rebekah Modrak reveals how artist Traci Molloy’s portrait series… Read More >

Olivia Arau-McSweeney: Sustainable Printing in the Age of the Anthropocene - In Conversation

April 5, 2019 • Undergraduate News

On Friday, April 19 from 6:30-8 pm, Stamps senior Olivia Arau-McSweeney will present Sustainable Printing in the Age of the Anthropocene: In Conversation at the Ann Arbor District Library. This presentation on non-toxic and sustainable art… Read More >

Omar Sosa-Tzec: UMOR to Support Research on Interaction Design Practices

April 5, 2019 • Faculty News

Stamps Assistant Professor Omar Sosa-Tzec has received a $15,000 University of Michigan Office of Research (UMOR) award for his research on “Creative Deviations in Interaction Design.” Read More >

Francie Hester: Solo Exhibition at Susan Eley Fine Art, NYC

April 5, 2019 • Alumni News, Alumni - Undergraduate News

Work by Francie Hester (BFA ‘82) will be featured in SUSPENDING, a new solo exhibition at Susan Eley Fine Art, on view from April 18 – May 31, 2019. Read More >

Kimberly Callas: New Media Work to be Exhibited at the CICA Museum in Korea

April 5, 2019 • Alumni News, Alumni - Undergraduate News

Kimberly (Ewald) Callas (BFA ‘95) is exhibiting work as part of Post-Human: The 5th International Exhibition on New Media Art at the CICA Museum in Korea. Read More >

Robin Wilt Featured in Butter-Themed Exhibit

April 5, 2019 • Alumni News, Alumni - Undergraduate News

Work by Robin Wilt (BFA ‘71) will be featured in a juried exhibition of butter dishes, butter-sculptures, and related butter items sponsored in part by the International Museum of Dinnerware Design. Read More >