News & Events


Cathy VanVoorhis: Paintings on Display at Gifts of Art Gallery

May 29, 2018 • Faculty News

A collection of paintings by Stamps Lecturer Cathy VanVoorhis (MFA 1986) will be featured at the University of Michigan Medical Center’s Gifts of Art Gallery from June 18 - September 9. Read More >

Erin Markey Featured in The New Yorker

May 21, 2018 • Alumni News, Alumni - Undergraduate News

Erin Markey (BFA 2004) is featured in a profile in the latest issue of The New Yorker. Read More >

Joe Trumpey’s Green Building Class Featured

May 18, 2018 • Faculty News

Twenty-five students in Stamps Associate Professor Joe Trumpey’s Green Building class are spending the spring building a new straw-bale house on the UM Campus Farm at the Matthaei Botanical Gardens.  The project has recently been featured in recent stories in The Detroit News and MLive. Read More >

Brian Banks Receives University of Michigan Staff Impact Award

May 18, 2018 • Staff News

Stamps Diversity and Inclusion Advisor Brian Banks was recently honored as one of six recipients of the inaugural University of Michigan Staff Impact Awards. Read More >

Dawn Verbrigghe: Startup Accepted into University Accelerator Program

May 18, 2018 • Alumni News, Alumni - Undergraduate News

Dawn Verbrigghe’s (BFA 1998, BGS 1998) new business, Jottful was recently accepted into the University-run Desai Accelerator for their summer cohort. Read More >

Robert Sedestrom: Pop-Up Show at Lill Street Art Center, Chicago

May 18, 2018 • Alumni News, Alumni - Undergraduate News

Work by Robert Sedestrom (BS Design, 1969) was featured in a recent Pop-Up show at the Lill Street Art Center in Chicago.  Each of the eight large drawings were supported by written descriptions of the moment in time before the image was captured. Read More >

John Gutoskey Featured on WEMU

May 18, 2018 • Alumni News, Alumni - Graduate News

Stamps alumnus John Gutoskey (MFA 2014) was recently featured on WEMU’s Art & Soul show. Gutoskey discussed his upcoming exhibition, Pulse Nightclub 49 Elegies, on view at 22 North in Ypsilanti on June 1st during Pride Fest. Read More >

Mary Dudek: Life Size Crucifix Installed in Metro-Detroit

May 18, 2018 • Alumni News, Alumni - Undergraduate News

While still a student Stamps, Mary Dudek (BFA 2016) was commissioned to sculpt a life-sized crucifix at St. John Vianney Catholic Church in Shelby Twp. Michigan. In the days leading up to Easter, the life size crucifix was installed over the main altar. Read More >

Melanie Manos: Artist-in-Residence at Fish Factory, Cornwall, England

May 14, 2018 • Faculty News

Stamps Lecturer Melanie Manos will spend two weeks as an International Artist-in-Residence at Fish Factory Art Space, Penryn, Cornwall, England. Read More >

JuYeon Kim: 2018-19 Witt Artist in Residence

May 14, 2018 • Stamps News

The Stamps School is proud to announce our 2018-19 Roman J. Witt Artist in Residence: JuYeon Kim. Read More >