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Stephanie Brown: First Museum Exhibition

May 22, 2019 • Alumni News, Alumni - Graduate News

Do Not Bleach, work by Stephanie Brown (MFA ‘18) will show in its first museum exhibit at the Appleton Museum of Art.Through a series of mixed media installations, Do Not Bleach expresses and encourages melanin love, whether one is… Read More >

Nancy Lorenz: Shimmering Flowers Exhibition

May 22, 2019 • Alumni News, Alumni - Undergraduate News

Nancy Lorenz (BFA ’85) will display her work at the Berkshire Botanical Garden in Stockbridge, MA. Her exhibition, Shimmering Flowers, is comprised of bronze-cast landscapes and vessels inspired by techniques from traditional Asian craft…. Read More >

Nick and Yen Azzaro on WEMU

May 15, 2019 • Alumni News, Alumni - Undergraduate News

Husband and wife alumni Nick (BFA ‘04) and Yen Azzaro (BFA ‘03) were recently featured on WEMU for their social art movement “Y-Fi,” short for Ypsi Fidelity. The Azzaro’s work with Ypsilanti Community High School students weekly to… Read More >

Oka Doner Serves as Panelist at TEFAF Culture Program

May 8, 2019 • Alumni News, Alumni - Graduate News

Stamps alumna Michele Oka Doner (BSDes ‘66, TeachCert ‘66, MFA ‘68, DFAHon ‘16) will serve as a panelist at the TEFAF New York Cultural Program, which runs from May 3-7, 2019. The program brings together the distinctive voices of… Read More >

Schroeder Cherry: 2019 Sondheim Finalist and Solo Exhibition

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

Schroeder Cherry (BFA ‘76) is one of seven finalists selected for the 14th annual Janet & Walter Sondheim Artscape Prize by the Baltimore Office of Promotion & The Arts (BOPA). The competition awards a $25,000 fellowship to assist in… Read More >

Ruth Taubman: New York Trunk Show

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

Ruth Taubman (BFA ‘81) will display her full 2019 spring jewelry line at a private trunk show in Midtown Manhattan, May 14-16. To receive an invitation or to request more information, visit ruthtaubman.com and click “Contact Us.”... Read More >

Jordyn Fishman in Detroit News

May 7, 2019 • Alumni News, Alumni - Undergraduate News

Jordyn Fishman (BFA ‘19) was featured in the Detroit News for the inclusion of her triptych painting, Together We Roar! Pt. 2, in Finding Our Voice: Sister Survivors Speak, an exhibition on view through March 2020 at the MSU Museum. An… Read More >

Juliet Hinely and Believed Team Win a Peabody

May 1, 2019 • Alumni News, Alumni - Graduate News

The Believed podcast, produced by Michigan Radio with Stamps alumna Juliet Hinely (MFA ‘14) as Senior Producer, won a 2018 Peabody in the Radio & Podcast category. The Peabody Awards were established in 1940 as “the Pulitzer Prize of… Read More >

Elizabeth Youngblood Exhibits at BBAC

May 1, 2019 • Alumni News, Alumni - Undergraduate News

Alumna and former Stamps lecturer Elizabeth Youngblood (BFA ‘73) will exhibit a selection of her work at the Birmingham Bloomfield Art Center. Her exhibition, New Knowns, will be on display from May 3-June 6 and is free and open to the… Read More >

Valencia Robin Grice Featured in New York Times

April 29, 2019 • Alumni News, Alumni - Graduate News

Stamps alum Valencia Robin Grice (MFA ‘08), who goes by the pen name Valencia Robin, was recently featured in the New York Times for the publication of her book of poetry, Ridiculous Light: Poems. Her work was featured in the New &... Read More >