News & Events


Ian Tadashi Moore Releases Illustrated Book and Audiobook

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

Ian Tadashi Moore (BFA ‘01) wrote and illustrated his second book for children, Tamaishi. His first book, Zosan, is based on a Japanese folk song and was published in 2015 by Eberhardt Press. As part of the project, he performed,... Read More >

Gail Rosenbloom Kaplan: Mitch Album Art & Healing Interview

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

Gail Rosenbloom Kaplan (BFA ‘76) creates art with pediatric patients at Children’s Hospital of Michigan. Kaplan was recently interviewed by Mitch Albom for his television segment Heart of Detroit and for the television segment Live in The… Read More >

Sophia Brueckner at ISEA 2019

June 24, 2019 • Faculty News

A new version of Brueckner’s Code That Sings Itself will exhibit at the International Symposium for Electronic Art held this year in Gwangju.Stamps’ students Sindhu Giri’s and Khanin Sae Lim’s final project from Brueckner’s Sci-Fi… Read More >

Ruth Burke: Susurrus at Mantle Art Space

June 19, 2019 • Alumni News, Alumni - Graduate News

Mantle Art Space presents “Susurrus,” a solo exhibition of work by Ruth K. Burke (MFA ‘17). I could speak to horses first. Then came the rabbits, the dogs, cows, chickens, and goats; the coyotes, warblers, spiders, goldenrod, and the… Read More >

Audrey Bennett Appointed to Design Jury

June 10, 2019 • Faculty News

Design Incubation has appointed Professor Audrey Bennett to the jury of its 2019 and 2020 Communication Design Educator Awards program. She joins a group of internationally recognized design educators: Saki Mafundikwa, Steven McCarthy,... Read More >

Lush P(r)ose: Gisela McDaniel Solo Show

June 10, 2019 • Alumni News, Alumni - Undergraduate News

Gisela McDaniel’s (BFA ‘19) debut solo exhibition, “Lush P(r)ose” explores how female-identifying survivors of sexualized assault and violence create unique paths towards healing and reclaiming their own bodies.By engaging in dialogue… Read More >

Jonathan B. Wright: Evidence of Urban Fairies

June 10, 2019 • Alumni News, Alumni - Undergraduate News

Evidence of Urban Fairies, multimedia work by Jonathan B. Wright (BFA ‘83) and his wife Kathleen Wright, will show at the Gifts of Art Gallery at Michigan Medicine. Wright, a certified fairyologist, has been documenting evidence of fairies… Read More >

Barbara Coburn: Resonance Exhibition

June 10, 2019 • Alumni News, Alumni - Undergraduate News

Barbara Coburn (BFA ‘68), alongside the photography of Robert Medsker, will exhibit her work at the Robert Kidd Gallery in Birmingham, MI beginning June 7th. Resonance focuses on the complementary relationship between Coburn and Medsker’s… Read More >

Michele Oka Doner: “The Trees of My Life” at New York Botanical Garden

June 6, 2019 • Alumni News, Alumni - Graduate News, Alumni - Undergraduate News

Michele Oka Doner (BSD ‘66, MFA ‘68, Hon. PhD ‘16) will give a special presentation at the New York Botanical Garden on Wednesday, June 12, from 11 am - 12 pm.Acclaimed artist Michele Oka Doner, NYBG’s 2019 Artist-in-Residence, comes to… Read More >

U-M Town Hall focuses on integrating arts, humanities, and STEMM

June 4, 2019 • Faculty News

On Tuesday, May 28, 2019, faculty, staff, and students from all academic disciplines came together at a Town Hall on the U-M Ann Arbor campus to learn more about best practices for arts integration into the curriculum, based on findings… Read More >