News & Events


Kat Hartman Appointed Director of Innovation & Emerging Technology

April 22, 2019 • Graduate News

Kat Hartman (MFA ‘08) was appointed by Detroit CIO Beth Niblock to the position of Director of Innovation & Emerging Technology for the City of Detroit. She leads a team of developers who are responsible for managing the open data portal… Read More >

Professor Emeritus William Lewis: Visiting Artist at WSG Gallery

April 22, 2019 • Faculty News

In honor of his 101st birthday, Professor Emeritus William Lewis will be a visiting artist for the month of May at WSG Gallery. He will present work in mixed media collage, oil painting, and watercolor in his section of the group… Read More >

Patricia Beals & Andrea Cardinal Collaborate with Ann Arbor Hands-On Museum

April 22, 2019 • Faculty News

The Ann Arbor Hands-On Museum recently unveiled their newest exhibit Keep Smiling! Funded by the Delta Dental Foundation of Michigan, the exhibit helps families learn about dental health in an fun and interactive way. Stamps lecturers,... Read More >

Katie Rubin Nominated for Golden Apple Award

April 22, 2019 • Faculty News

Stamps lecturer Katie Rubin was nominated for the Golden Apple Award, a student-selected award that recognizes the most influential and outstanding teachers at the University of Michigan. This is the second Rubin has been nominated. She… Read More >

Sandra Wiley Honored for Distinguished Service in International Education

April 19, 2019 • Staff News

On Thursday, U-M President Mark Schlissel presented the President’s Award for Distinguished Service in International Education to Stamps Director of International Study Programs Sandra Wiley.Wiley’s commitment to international education… Read More >

2019 Undergraduate Award Recipients

April 18, 2019 • Student Announcements News, Undergraduate News

The Penny W. Stamps School of Art & Design is proud to announce the recipients of the 2019 Undergraduate Awards. All recipients participated in this year’s winter awards application, submitting work for faculty consideration. Thanks to the… Read More >

Helen Gotlib: Natural Abstractions

April 16, 2019 • Alumni News, Alumni - Undergraduate News

Enviro Art Gallery presents Natural Abstractions by Helen Gotlib (BFA ‘03), a solo show of mixed media pen and ink drawings. Gotlib’s work will be on view through mid June in Ford Commons in the Samuel T. Dana Building of the U-M School for… Read More >

Jenn Low featured in Agora 13: Transformations

April 15, 2019 •

Jenn Low (MDes ‘20) is featured in volume 13 of Taubman’s graduate urban planning and design journal, Agora. The piece is entitled, “Design is Political: White Supremacy and Landscape Urbanism.” In celebration of the completion of this… Read More >

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 >