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Rebekah Modrak, Jamie Vander Broek and Sam Oliver: Design Incubation Award

December 6, 2019 • Alumni News, Alumni - Undergraduate News, Faculty News

Jurors selected Age of Humility — the creation of design team Rebekah Modrak, Jamie Lausch Vander Broek, and Sam Oliver — for the “Scholarship: Creative Works” category of the 2019 Design Incubation Awards.The Age of Humility project… Read More >

Seth Lower Releases New Book, Units

November 26, 2019 • Alumni News, Alumni - Undergraduate News

Stamps alum Seth Lower (BFA ’04) is releasing a new photobook called Units with MACK Books this month.Units contains photographs taken from 1994–2017. The images depict a variety of everyday materials and situations, many seen in sets,... Read More >

Ruth Taubman: New York Trunk Show

November 26, 2019 • Alumni News, Alumni - Undergraduate News

Ruth Taubman (BFA ’81) showcased her 2019 fall jewelry collection at a private trunk show in Midtown Manhattan, November 19-21. Attendees previewed her collection of limited edition and one-of-a-kind designs. For a list of future show… Read More >

Julie Eisenberg Pitman Presents at Rough Road Ahead

November 14, 2019 • Alumni News, Alumni - Undergraduate News

Julie Eisenberg Pitman (BFA ’93), a Stamps School alumna and accomplished collage artist and designer, will be featured in the group exhibition, Rough Road Ahead, hosted by Viridian Artists Gallery in New York. Pitman uses her collages to… Read More >

Ken Aptekar Pits Diderot’s Encyclopedia Against Fake News

November 14, 2019 • Alumni News, Alumni - Undergraduate News

Work by Stamps alum Ken Aptekar (BFA ’73) is featured in L’Encyclopedie et Nous? Oeuvres et Video de Ken Aptekar on view November 15, 2019 – January 15, 2020 at the historic Bibliothéque Bussy-Rabutin, in Autun, France.Diderot’s… Read More >

Conner Darling and Sindhu Giri Create VR Experience of Geomagnetic Storms

November 12, 2019 • Alumni News, Alumni - Undergraduate News

Conner Darling (BM ’19) and Sindhu Giri (BA ’19, BS ’19) were artists in residence in the Magnetometer Lab at the Space Research Center, University of Michigan. Their collaborative project is a virtual reality (VR) experience within a CAVE… Read More >

Leslie Sobel: Shrines & Reliquaries: Memorializing Climate

November 12, 2019 • Alumni News, Alumni - Undergraduate News

Work by Stamps alumna Leslie Sobel (BFA ’83) will be featured in Michigan Medicine’s ongoing exhibit Gifts of Art: Bringing the World of Art & Music to Michigan Medicine. For her series, Shrines & Reliquaries: Memorializing Climate, Sobel… Read More >

Patricia and Joel Beals Transform Tiny Ann Arbor Bungalow

November 11, 2019 • Alumni News, Alumni - Graduate News, Faculty News

A new modern home design in the Water Hill neighborhood in Ann Arbor is getting some attention and was recently on the September 2019 Remodelers Home Tour. The home was designed by Stamps lecturer and alum Patricia Ferrer Beals (MFA ’98)... Read More >

Anne Keenan Higgins Launches New Fabric Collection

November 8, 2019 • Alumni News, Alumni - Undergraduate News

Stamps alumna Anne Keenan Higgins (BFA ’85) will be launching the first of three fabric collections with Blend Fabrics. The collection, Going in Style, will launch in November 2019 to the fashion fabric and quilting industries…. Read More >

Gordon Meinhard: The Lives of Tables

November 5, 2019 • Alumni News, Alumni - Undergraduate News

The work of Stamps alum Gordon Meinhard (BS Des ’59) is being showcased at the Brattleboro Museum & Art Center in Brattleboro, Vermont. His series, The Lives of Tables, is a collection of modernist paintings and drawings depicting tables… Read More >