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Justin Finkelman Profiled in Voyage Chicago

October 30, 2017 • Alumni News, Alumni - Undergraduate News

Recently, Justin Finkelman (BFA ‘11) was profiled in Voyage Chicago, a media enterprise dedicated to highlighting the best in Chicago. Read More >

Jill Stefani Wagner: Visiting Artist at Monroe Community College

October 30, 2017 • Alumni News, Alumni - Undergraduate News

Jill Stefani Wagner (BFA 1978) has been selected by Monroe Community College as their Visiting Artist for the month of November. Wagner will teach painting classes at MCC and will give the lecture “Painting Italy” on October 24 from 5:30 - 6:30pm. Read More >

Tori Tinsley: Solo Exhibition in NYC

October 30, 2017 • Alumni News, Alumni - Undergraduate News

Brooklyn’s Sweet Lorraine Gallery will host an opening reception for Stamps alumna Tori Tinsley (BFA 2003) to celebrate her solo exhibition “Clutch” on November 3, from 6 to 9pm. Read More >

Joseph Keckler Releases Book: Dragon at the Edge of a Flat World

October 25, 2017 • Alumni News, Alumni - Undergraduate News

Joseph Keckler (BFA ‘04) is a singer, musician, writer, and artist acclaimed for his rich, versatile 3+ octave voice and sharp wit. In his latest book, Dragon at the Edge of a Flat World, Keckler combines fresh written narrative with familiar material from his performances. Read More >

End of an Era: Sam Viviano Reflects on 36 Years at MAD

October 25, 2017 • Alumni News, Alumni - Undergraduate News

Recently, i24NEWS — an Israeli 24-hour television news network — profiled MAD Magazine Art Director and Stamps Alum Sam Vivano (BFA ’76). Vivano will be wrapping up his 36-year career at MAD at the end of December 2017. Read More >

Jaye Schlesinger Reviewed in Hyperallergic

October 25, 2017 • Alumni News, Alumni - Graduate News

Jaye Schlesinger (MFA ‘76, painting and MFA ‘88, medical illustration) recently received coverage in Hyperallergic for Possession, a pop-up exhibition. Read More >

Shane Darwent: 2017 Windsor-Essex Triennial

October 20, 2017 • Alumni News, Alumni - Graduate News

Shane Darwent (MFA 2017) is one of two American artists selected to participate in the Windsor-Essex Triennial, opening October 21 at the Art Gallery of Windsor. Read More >

Alumni Performance Group Call Your Mom Featured in International Festival

October 20, 2017 • Alumni News, Alumni - Undergraduate News

Call Your Mom, a multimedia performance family made up of alums Emma Bergman, E Cadoux, Sophie Goldberg, and Mia Massimino, is featured in the online portion of The European League of Institutes of the Arts’ NEU NOW Festival. Read More >

Trevor King: Material Matters Best in Show

October 20, 2017 • Alumni News, Alumni - Graduate News

Trevor King (MFA 2015) recently won Best in Show in Material Matters, a national juried exhibition at the Brooklyn Waterfront Artists Coalition exploring innovations in ceramic, glass, wood, and metals. Read More >

Emily Linn Featured on Crain’s 40 Under 40 List

October 20, 2017 • Alumni News, Alumni - Undergraduate News

Stamps alum Emily Linn (BFA 2000) was recently featured on Crain’s Detroit Business “40 Under 40” list.  This annually published list showcases 40 professionals in Southeast Michigan who have made their marks before age 40. Read More >