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Sophia Brueckner at International Conference on Computational Creativity

October 14, 2020 • Faculty News

Sophia Brueckner recently presented a new work, Under One Sky, and gave an artist talk at the 11th International Conference on Computational Creativity held this year in Portugal.The ICCC conference series organized by the Association for… Read More >

Stamps @ Home: Virtual Forum on Race, Justice, and Equity

October 12, 2020 • Community News

On Friday, October 9, the Penny W. Stamps School hosted a panel of alumni and students who came together to discuss the ways in which race, justice, and equity play a role in an Art & Design education at U-M as well as nationally within… Read More >

Sally Clegg Receives International Sculpture Center Award

October 9, 2020 • Alumni News, Alumni - Graduate News, Faculty News

Stamps Lecturer and MFA alumna Sally Clegg has received a 2020 Outstanding Student Achievement in Sculpture Award from the International Sculpture Center for work completed as a part of her MFA thesis. Her sculpture titled “Eternal Feminine… Read More >

Stephanie Rowden and Hannah Smotrich Launch SparkVotes Parties

October 9, 2020 • Community News, Faculty News

As part of their ongoing research effort, Creative Campus Voting Project, Stamps Associate Professors Stephanie Rowden and Hannah Smotrich are proud to launch SparkVotes Parties, a collection of non-partisan, voting-themed games for 6-8… Read More >

Nick Tobier’s Parking Lot Theater published in Imaginary Theatres

October 9, 2020 • Faculty News

Stamps Professor Nick Tobier’s essay Parking Lot Theater was published in Imaginary Theatres, a digital publication that collects hypothetical performances written by an ever-growing array of theorists and artists of the contemporary stage…. Read More >

Rowan Renee named 2020 NYFA Artist Fellowship Finalist in Craft/Sculpture

October 9, 2020 • Alumni News, Alumni - Graduate News

Rowan Renee (MFA ‘19) was named a finalist for the NYFA Artist Fellowship in Craft/Sculpture for their installation, No Spirit For Me.The New York Foundation for the Arts (NYFA) has announced the 2020 recipients and finalists of the… Read More >

The Innovation Station: Nick Tobier speaks on State Department sponsored panel

October 5, 2020 • Faculty News

Nick Tobier is one of the featured speakers at this week’s upcoming panel. The Innovation Station: Motor City is the third in a series of events convened by the Office of the Science and Technology Adviser to the Secretary at the U.S…. Read More >

Rob Brancheau Reveals F-150 Design Secrets

October 5, 2020 • Alumni News, Alumni - Undergraduate News

Top Ford designer and Stamps alumni Rob Brancheau (BFA ‘08) recently revealed his design secrets for the 2021 Ford F-150. As the senior color and materials designer, Brancheu chose the colors, fabrics, leathers, and stitching for the… Read More >

Beatriz Lozano Featured in typegoodness

October 5, 2020 • Alumni News, Alumni - Undergraduate News

Beatriz Lozano (BFA ‘16), was recently featured in a spotlight article for typegoodness, a typography website featuring digital, print and font designs. Lozano is a designer at Sunday Afternoon, a small studio dedicated to creating… Read More >

Chrisstina Hamilton and Penny Stamps Speaker Series Featured on One Detroit

October 1, 2020 • Community News, Staff News

Broadcasting on Detroit Public Television, One Detroit journalists tell the authentic stories of our diverse population during this pivotal period in the city’s history. On September 28, One Detroit’s Will Glover spoke with Chrisstina… Read More >