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Shane Ward: Air Jordan 1 Painting

June 18, 2020 • Alumni News, Alumni - Undergraduate News

For the first time in decades, Stamps alumnus Shane Ward (BFA ’96) has put paint to canvas. He turned to this media as a way to create personal artwork in the midst of the pandemic. Ward, a shoe designer and G-III Apparel Group’s creative… Read More >

Walter Griggs: Ann Arbor Art Fair Animation

June 16, 2020 • Alumni News, Alumni - Undergraduate News

Stamps alumnus Walter Griggs (BFA ‘75) created a new animated short to promote the 58th Ann Arbor Film Festival. “Ann Arbor Film Festival Advertisement Animation” is available on YouTube…. Read More >

Erika Cross: Best in Show at NYCxDesign Awards

June 1, 2020 • Alumni News, Alumni - Undergraduate News

Stamps alumna Erika Cross (BFA ’11) received Best in Show at the 2020 NYCxDesign Awards for Step, a modern coffee table with industrial inspiration. These awards, presented by Interior Design and sponsored by ICFF, were part of New York’s… Read More >

Niki Williams: New Podcast

May 27, 2020 • Alumni News, Alumni - Undergraduate News

Stamps alumnus Niki Williams (BFA ’16) has used this time of quarantine and social distancing to launch a new podcast, Culdesac, now six episodes deep. Williams’ new podcast “is an experiment in mixing historical and personal anecdotes,... Read More >

Dustyn Bork Promoted to Full Professor at Lyon College

May 15, 2020 • Alumni News, Alumni - Undergraduate News

Stamps alumnus Dustyn Bork (BFA, ’95) received a promotion to Professor of Art at Lyon College in April after a vote by the Lyon College Board of Trustees.“It is a great feeling,” Bork said. “Being promoted to full professor is the… Read More >

Gisela McDaniel Represented at Pilar Corrias Gallery

May 15, 2020 • Alumni News, Alumni - Undergraduate News

Stamps alumna Gisela McDaniel (BFA, ’19) is now being represented by Pilar Corrias Gallery in London, England. This close collaboration will be inaugurated with an online solo exhibition in July 2020 featuring McDaniel’s latest body of… Read More >

Kimberly Callas’ Artwork Featured in Posthuman: New Media Art 2020

April 24, 2020 • Alumni News, Alumni - Undergraduate News

Stamps alumna Kimberly Callas’ (BFA ’95) recent 3D printed artwork is featured in the new book, “Posthuman: New Media Art 2020”.“Posthuman: New Media Art 2020” features 56 new media artists worldwide who participated in the CICA New Media… Read More >

Matthew Zivich: Rotunda Gallery Exhibition

March 27, 2020 • Alumni News, Alumni - Undergraduate News

Stamps alumnus Matthew Zivich (BSDes ’60) is scheduled to show his paintings and drawings May – June 2020 in the Rotunda Gallery in the North Campus Research Complex. Grace Serra, gallery coordinator, will curate the show.  Matthew was… Read More >

Judy Enright: Flora and Fauna Series

March 27, 2020 • Alumni News, Alumni - Undergraduate News

A painting by Stamps alumna Judy Enright (BFA ’85) entitled “Field Flowers”, from her Flora and Fauna series won honorable mention at the Greater Flint Arts Council Annual Show in January 2020. This painting and others in the series will be… Read More >

Julie Hodge: Teaching Growth Mindset Through Storytelling

March 27, 2020 • Alumni News, Alumni - Undergraduate News

Stamps alumna Julie Hodge (BFA ’03) has written and illustrated the new children’s book Swamptastic! The book is based on the growth mindset work of Carol Dweck and was published in March 2020.In Swamptastic!, the main character… Read More >