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Penny Stamps Series Featured in Metro Times

November 7, 2016 • Stamps News

This week's Penny Stamps Speaker, South African artist Athi-Patra Ruga, is featured in an article by Sarah Rose Sharp in the current edition of Metro Times. The article looks at the impact and influences of Ruga's work, which explores identity politics through engaging and colorful fashion-based performance art. Read More >

CultureSource: Penny Stamps Speaker Series Expands Beyond Ann Arbor

October 27, 2016 • Stamps News

A recent article in CultureSource looks at the impact of the Penny Stamps Speaker Series and the efforts of series director Chrisstina Hamilton to expand the series to audiences beyond Ann Arbor. Read More >

Stamps Design Salon at 2016 Detroit Design Festival

September 22, 2016 • Stamps News

During the 2016 Detroit Design Festival, the Penny W. Stamps School of Art & Design will host its inaugural Design Salon. Read More >

Job Search: Director of Stamps Gallery

September 22, 2016 • Stamps News

The Stamps Gallery Director will play a critical role in promoting the Stamps School mission and vision through delivering a robust program of exhibitions that increase public understanding of contemporary creative practice and supplement the educational experience of Stamps students. Read More >

Roland Graf’s Studio 3-D Class Featured

September 21, 2016 • Stamps News

The first assignment for Stamps Assistant Professor Roland Graf's Studio 3-D class - creating a geodesic dome large enough to fit the entire class, and built with rolled-up newspapers - is featured in a Michigan Daily article. Read More >

Detroit Design Festival: September 21-25

September 6, 2016 • Stamps News

The sixth annual Detroit Design Festival (DDF), returns September 21-25 with its annual citywide celebration of creativity. Read More >

Guna Nadarajan on New Stamps Gallery Plans

August 31, 2016 • Stamps News

Stamps Dean Guna Nadarajan discusses the School's recent announcement of a new central campus gallery space in a Concentrate Ann Arbor interview. The 8,000-square-foot Stamps Gallery will occupy the first floor of the McKinley Towne Centre at 201 S. Division St., between Liberty Street and South Washington Street. Read More >

Stamps School of Art & Design Announces New Downtown Gallery Space

August 26, 2016 • Stamps News

The Penny W. Stamps School of Art & Design at the University of Michigan is proud to announce a new gallery space in downtown Ann Arbor in the first floor of the McKinley Towne Centre at 201 S. Division Street, between Liberty St. and Washington St. Read More >

Nights at the Museum: Stamps Student & Faculty Films at UMMA

August 22, 2016 • Stamps News

From September 2-9, the U-M Museum of Art (UMMA) will illuminate its facade with artwork, performances, and a family-friendly movie night in an outdoor event series entitled "Nights at the Museum." Read More >

Larry Snider: “Faces of Tibet” Awarded

July 28, 2016 • Stamps News

Recently, photographer and Stamps Dean’s Advisory Council member Larry Snider's "Faces of Tibet", a project six years in the making, was awarded First Place in the Portraiture category at the juried show Prix de la Photographie Paris 2016. Read More >