News & Events


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 >

Srimoyee Mitra on Augmented / Artificial Intelligence for SLSA Special Event

October 1, 2020 • Faculty News, Staff News

The Society for Literature, Science, and the Arts (SLSA) is hosting a Special Fall Event on the Promises and Perils of Augmented / Artificial Intelligence on Thursday, October 8, 2020, 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm (EST). As part of this event, Stamps… Read More >

Audrey Bennett curates visual narrative to accompany U-M recital

September 30, 2020 • Faculty News

On October 5, David Zerkel, Professor of Tuba and Euphonium in the School of Music, Theatre & Dance, will be playing an unaccompanied piece by Pete Meechan, called “...a night devoid of stars” at the Stamps Recital Hall at 8 PM. It is a… Read More >

Penny Stamps Speaker Series + New Red Order Featured on Michigan Radio

September 23, 2020 • Community News

The Penny Stamps Speaker Series kicked off their Fall 2020 virtual events on September 18 with a talk by New Red Order, an artist collective facilitated by three core contributors — brothers Zack and Adam Khalil, who are Ojibway and grew up… Read More >

Leslie Sobel Receives MFA from University of Hartford

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

Leslie Sobel (BFA ‘83) will receive the Nomad MFA (Interdisciplinary Master of Fine Arts) from the University of Hartford. Sobel finishes the program with cohort three through a largely virtual exhibition due to COVID-19. To view the… Read More >

Hannah Smotrich and Stephanie Rowden Design Ann Arbor City Clerk’s Satellite Office @ UMMA

September 18, 2020 • Faculty News

As part of their multi-year research effort, Creative Campus Voting Project, Stephanie Rowden and Hannah Smotrich, Associate Professors at the Stamps School of Art & Design, have designed a new Ann Arbor City Clerk’s Satellite Office at the… Read More >