News & Events


Sally Clegg Selected for Big Ten Print Exchange

February 1, 2019 • Graduate News

Sally Clegg (MFA Candidate 2020) has been selected to represent the University of Michigan in the 2019 Big Ten Print Exchange. This invitational print portfolio includes work by individual printmakers from each of the Big Ten universities…. Read More >

Abhishek Narula Leads UMMA “Tour of the Deep Web”

February 1, 2019 • Graduate News

On Sunday, February 10, 2019 from 3pm – 4pm, Stamps MFA candidate Abhishek Narula will lead an interactive tour and exploration of the hidden parts of the Internet as part of the current exhibition Art in the Age of the Internet.The… Read More >

Kate Darnell: First Place Videopoem at Atticus Review

February 1, 2019 • Alumni News, Alumni - Undergraduate News

Kathryn Darnell’s (BFA ‘78) calligraphic animation of the poem “Things I Found in the Hedge” by Lucy English has won first place in the the Inaugural Atticus Review Videopoem Contest. The animation, which combines moving calligraphic… Read More >

Stamps Lecturer Annica Cuppetelli Invited to Speak on Mentorship and Craft

February 1, 2019 • Faculty News

This year, The Cranbrook Academy of Art is hosting the On Mentorship: Cranbrook Academy of Art Craft Symposium, which is centered on discussing the critical practices of modern-day artists and the future of mentorship. The event’s panelists… Read More >

Kathryn Zdan: Photography Blog Featured in VoyageLA Magazine

February 1, 2019 • Alumni News, Alumni - Undergraduate News

VoyageLA’s Inspiring Stories series profiles Kathryn Zdan’s (BFA ‘99, BA ‘99) site OBRA: The Art of Work, a photoblog that documents women’s career experiences in first-person narrative and incorporates film photography of the blog… Read More >

Rebekah Modrak and Jamie Vander Broek Co-Create Humility Website

February 1, 2019 • Faculty News

In October, 2017 Stamps Professor Rebekah Modrak and Art & Design Librarian Jamie Vander Broek presented Humility in the Age of Self-Promotion, a colloquium co-created with Aaron Ahuvia (Professor of Marketing, U-M Dearborn) and Sarah Buss… Read More >

Osman Khan Co-Creates Halal Metropolis

February 1, 2019 • Faculty News

The University of Michigan-Dearborn’s Center for Arab American Studies (CAAS) presents Halal Metropolis: Exploring Muslim Visibility in Detroit, a three-year artistic and discussion-based exploration of how Muslim culture has enriched key… Read More >

Big Ten Network Profiles Joe Trumpey

January 30, 2019 • Faculty News

The Big Ten Network, a news outlet dedicated to coverage of collegiate sports, recently broadcast a profile of Stamps professor Joe Trumpey and an eco-building he designed and erected with twenty University of Michigan students in his Green… Read More >

Fall 2018 Dean’s List

January 29, 2019 • 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 >

Irina Aristarkhova Featured in Christian Science Monitor

January 29, 2019 • Faculty News

In a recent feature for Christian Science Monitor, staff writer Harry Bruinius considers the question “can I love the art but deplore the artist?” In his article, Bruinius explores the question by gathering the perspectives of leading… Read More >