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Alumni - Undergraduate News

Francie Hester: Redefine

April 23, 2021 • Alumni News, Alumni - Undergraduate News

Susan Eley Fine Art is proud to present their first solo presentation at their Hudson gallery, Redefine, an exhibit of 3D sculptural objects made of aluminum and paper created by Francie Hester (BFA ‘82). The opening reception will be… Read More >

Amber D. Harrison Designs App for the Chronically Ill During Pandemic

April 23, 2021 • Alumni News, Alumni - Undergraduate News

Amber D. Harrison (BFA ‘12) is excited to announce the release of Symptom Shark, a free symptom tracking app to help chronically ill patients. Harrison, whose previous work focused on metalsmithing, applied her love of functional design… Read More >

Linnea Bast Featured on The Spruce

March 24, 2021 • Alumni News, Alumni - Undergraduate News

Stamps alumna Linnea Bast (BFA ‘15) started her biophilic design studio, Linnea Botanicals, in 2020 during the midst of a global pandemic. She was thrilled to have the chance to collaborate with another Stamps alum when Meghal Jordan (BFA… Read More >

Ellen Rutt: Open Call for “At Whose Expense?” Billboard Exhibition

March 19, 2021 • Alumni News, Alumni - Undergraduate News

Submit work examining the climate crisis for “At Whose Expense”, a billboard exhibition organized by Eradajere Oleita and Ellen Rutt (BFA ‘12) in collaboration with SaveArtSpace. “At Whose Expense?” is a question directed towards… Read More >

Sindhu Giri Chosen as UX Design Mentor at Chegg

March 19, 2021 • Alumni News, Alumni - Undergraduate News

Starting March 31st, Sindhu Giri (BA 2019, BS 2019) will be mentoring students in the Thinkful UX/UI Design online bootcamp. The Thinkful UX/UI Design bootcamp trains individuals in a rigorous curriculum covering visual design, user… Read More >

Remembering Jason Polan

March 19, 2021 • Alumni News, Alumni - Undergraduate News

In January 2020, beloved Stamps alum Jason Polan (BFA ‘05) died of cancer at age 37. Polan was known for his “unpretentious, under-finished–appearing drawing style” that most famously culminated into his first book, Every Person in New… Read More >

McCarter Design Turns 10

March 11, 2021 • Alumni News, Alumni - Undergraduate News

After a 24-year career with award winning Pressley Jacobs Design in Chicago, partner Amy McCarter (BFA ‘84), struck out on her own with McCarter Design in 2010. Ten years later, McCarter Design has garnered its own awards in the industry… Read More >

Work by Stamps Alums, Faculty at MOCAD

March 2, 2021 • Alumni News, Alumni - Graduate News, Alumni - Undergraduate News

Six members of the Stamps School community are featured in Dual Vision, an exhibition on view at the Museum of Contemporary Art Detroit (MOCAD) through August 8, 2021, including: Kathryn Brackett Luchs (BFA ’87, MFA ’89); Stamps instructor… Read More >

Ian Tadashi Moore Releases Illustrated Book and Audiobook

March 2, 2021 • Alumni News, Alumni - Undergraduate News

Stamps alumnus Ian Tadashi Moore (BFA ’01) wrote and illustrated his third book for young readers. Where All the Little Things Live, a follow up to his second book, Tamaishi, released in 2018. His first book, Zōsan, was published in… Read More >

Stamps Alumni Featured in “Story, Word, Sound, Sway”

February 5, 2021 • Alumni News, Alumni - Graduate News, Alumni - Undergraduate News

Work by eleven Stamps alumni is on display in the new exhibition Story, Word, Sound, Sway, online and in Stamps Gallery through February 28, 2021. Read More >