News & Events


Detroit Public Television and Penny Stamps Speaker Series Announce Partnership

April 2, 2020 • Stamps News

While our typical gathering spaces are closed during the current health crisis, DPTV and the Penny Stamps Series have collaborated to make staying at home an entertaining and educational experience—bringing unifying and catalyzing programs… Read More >

Matthew Zivich: Rotunda Gallery Exhibition

March 27, 2020 • Alumni News, Alumni - Undergraduate News

Stamps alumnus Matthew Zivich (BSDes ’60) is scheduled to show his paintings and drawings May – June 2020 in the Rotunda Gallery in the North Campus Research Complex. Grace Serra, gallery coordinator, will curate the show.  Matthew was… Read More >

Judy Enright: Flora and Fauna Series

March 27, 2020 • Alumni News, Alumni - Undergraduate News

A painting by Stamps alumna Judy Enright (BFA ’85) entitled “Field Flowers”, from her Flora and Fauna series won honorable mention at the Greater Flint Arts Council Annual Show in January 2020. This painting and others in the series will be… Read More >

Julie Hodge: Teaching Growth Mindset Through Storytelling

March 27, 2020 • Alumni News, Alumni - Undergraduate News

Stamps alumna Julie Hodge (BFA ’03) has written and illustrated the new children’s book Swamptastic! The book is based on the growth mindset work of Carol Dweck and was published in March 2020.In Swamptastic!, the main character… Read More >

Sophia Brueckner: Art & Technology Exhibition

March 25, 2020 • Faculty News

Stamps Assistant Professor Sophia Brueckner recently exhibited five works at the LH Horton Jr. Gallery as part of the Art & Technology exhibition curated by Jan Marlese.Art & TechnologyLH Horton Jr. GalleryShima Center, Room 1445151… Read More >

Gabriella Boros: Exhibition and Residency

March 20, 2020 • Alumni News, Alumni - Undergraduate News

Stamps alumna Gabriella Boros’ (BFA ’83) woodblock print show Reaching for the Spiritual recently finished a three month exhibition at North Suburban Synagogue in Highland Park, Illinois. Boros spoke about her work and influences on two… Read More >

Jamie Vander Broek Tackles Cape Cod-Style Renovation Project

March 19, 2020 • Staff News

Stamps Librarian for Art & Design Jamie Vander Broek and her husband were recently featured in The University Record for their renovation of their 1,600-square-foot Cape Cod-style house on the far west side of Ann Arbor.After being… Read More >

Stamps Graduate Programs: U.S. News and World Report Top 8

March 17, 2020 • Stamps News

In the latest U.S. News and World Report Education Rankings, the Penny W. Stamps School of Art & Design is ranked in the top 8 Fine Arts Graduate Schools.For artists, earning an M.F.A. demonstrates advanced abilities in an art specialty… Read More >

Holly Hughes on Censorship Panel at Skirball Center NYC

March 17, 2020 • Faculty News

Stamps Professor Holly Hughes joined a panel of artists and scholars at the NYU’s Skirball Center on March 8th to discuss the censorship of a new adaptation of Franz Kaftka’s “The Trial.” This latest production was cancelled after the… Read More >

Kelly Murdoch-Kitt Provides Tips for Remote Learning, Working

March 16, 2020 • Faculty News

Stamps Assistant Professor Kelly Murdoch-Kitt provided tips for working and learning remotely in a recent Michigan News article.“Kelly Murdoch-Kitt…is a user experience designer and educator focused on people, systems and… Read More >