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Dustyn Bork selected for Mark Rothko Painting Symposium

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

Dustyn Bork (BFA ’99), Associate Professor of art at Lyon College in Batesville, Arkansas, was one of ten global artists selected for the 15th Painting Symposium and Residency at Mark Rothko Art Center in Daugavpils, Latvia, the birthplace… Read More >

Joseph Keckler’s ‘Let Me Die’ Previewed in WSJ

September 27, 2019 • Alumni News, Alumni - Undergraduate News

On September 17, 2019, Don Steinberg previewed Joseph Keckler’s (BFA ‘04) new performance, Let Me Die for the Wall Street Journal. Researched and developed at the Stamps School of Art & Design as part of Keckler’s Fall 2015 Roman J. Witt… Read More >

Sindhu Giri Shortlisted for Lumen Photomonitor Student Award

September 19, 2019 • Alumni News, Alumni - Undergraduate News

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

Rachel Friedman: TENFOLD Receives National Recognition

September 19, 2019 • Alumni News, Alumni - Undergraduate News

TENFOLD, founded by Stamps Alumna, Rachel Friedman (BFA 1992) has been recognized for the second year in a row by Inc. Magazine as one of the fastest growing privately owned businesses in the United States. Read More >

Stamps Alumni Exhibit at David Klein Gallery

September 19, 2019 • Alumni News, Alumni - Graduate News, Alumni - Undergraduate News

Work by Clara McClenon, (MFA ‘16) and Trevor King, (MFA ‘15) is on view in SALON, a new exhibition at Detroit’s David Klein Gallery. Read More >

Laura Cavanagh: Pen & Ink Queens

September 19, 2019 • Alumni News, Alumni - Undergraduate News

Pen & Ink Queens, an exhibition by Laura Cavanagh (BFA ‘11), will be on view at the University Hospital as part of Michigan Medicine’s “Gifts of Art: Bringing the world of art & music to Michigan Medicine” exhibit. Read More >

Bette Klegon Halby Exhibits at Carter Burden Gallery

September 3, 2019 • Alumni News, Alumni - Undergraduate News

Work by Bette Klegon Halby (BS Design ‘62, BA Education ‘62) is on view at Carter Burden Gallery in NYC.The core of my original impulse is found in the work itself:that of exploring permutations of canvas as a medium,and the shaping,... Read More >

Craig Varjabedian: A Sampling of Contemporary Portraiture

September 3, 2019 • Alumni News, Alumni - Undergraduate News

Award-winning photographer Craig Varjabedian (BFA 1979) has been chosen to present selected images from his new portrait series of Native America at Afterimage Gallery in Dallas, Texas.“The faces of the Native American people I photograph… Read More >

Gail Rosenbloom Kaplan: Kids Kicking Cancer Mosaic Installation

August 29, 2019 • Alumni News, Alumni - Undergraduate News

New work by Gail Rosenbloom Kaplan (BFA ‘76) and artist Dani Katsir is on view at Children’s Hospital of Michigan. Their latest community mosaic installation was created as a donor wall. The leaves and the images in the Sunshine (their… Read More >

Julia Callis: “The Blue Soldier” Solo Show

August 28, 2019 • Alumni News, Alumni - Undergraduate News

The Blue Soldier, a solo exhibition by Julia Callis (BFA ‘16), is on view at Klemm Gallery. The Blue Soldier is a multimedia project that envisions the blue whale as an accumulation of self. Largest of all mammals, blue whales are preyed… Read More >