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Eric Benson Gives Public Lecture on Designing in the Climate Crisis

October 19, 2020 • Alumni News, Alumni - Undergraduate News

Eric Benson (BFA ‘98) will be giving a public virtual lecture entitled Designing In The Climate Crisis: Regenerative Design 101 on Thursday, October 29 from 12:30 pm-1:30 pm (EST) // 11:30 am-12:30 pm (CST) hosted by Illinois State… Read More >

Leila Mullison Makes Stop-Motion Animated Clips for Hometown

October 19, 2020 • Undergraduate News

Stamps Student Leila Mullison has been making stop-motion animated clips for Farmington Michigan’s Grand Raven Festival. The clips feature Arthur, a raven puppet named after the city’s founder, in various locations across the… Read More >

Sophia Brueckner at International Symposium on Electronic Art

October 18, 2020 • Faculty News

Sophia Brueckner will be both giving an artist talk and exhibiting her project Captured by an Algorithm at the International Symposium on Electronic Art held this year in Montreal Oct 13-20.____ISEA’s mission aims to foster… Read More >

Razi Jafri’s film selected for DOC NYC

October 18, 2020 • Graduate News

Hamtramck, USA, a feature length documentary film directed and produced by Razi Jafri (MFA ‘22), along with co-director/co-producer Justin Feltman, has been selected as part of this years DOC NYC program. The film explores democracy in… Read More >

Parisa Ghaderi Curates “Address Unknown: an incomplete map of belonging”

October 14, 2020 • Alumni News, Alumni - Graduate News

Parisa Ghaderi (MFA ‘14) curates Address Unknown: an incomplete map of belonging, an exhibition of immigrant artists in the Detroit area.On view Oct 17, 18, 24, and 25 at the Annex Gallery in Highland Park, MI, the exhibition opening… Read More >

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 >