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Visiting Artist Paul Coldwell: “Small Journeys”, 10/25

October 18, 2016 • Community News

Paul Coldwell, visiting artist and professor from University of the Arts London, will give a public presentation on his creative work and research on Tuesday, October 25. Read More >

Stamps Awarded $20,000 NEA Grant

May 12, 2016 • Community News, Stamps News

The NEA’s second major funding announcement for fiscal year 2016 includes an Art Works award of $20,000 to the Stamps School of Art & Design at the University of Michigan to support the Brightmoor Maker Space at the Detroit Community Schools. Read More >

PowerArt: Vote for Ann Arbor Public Art

May 10, 2016 • Community News

Keep the quirky charm of Ann Arbor alive by voting on the next batch of traffic box artists through PowerArt, an Arts Alliance project. Read More >

UMMA After Hours: Friday, March 11

March 7, 2016 • Community News

The University of Michigan Museum of Art presents UMMA After Hours on Friday, March 11 from 7-10 pm. Read More >

New Museum: Open Call for IDEAS CITY Detroit

December 2, 2015 • Community News

The New Museum announces an open call for participants in IDEAS CITY Detroit, the next edition of the institution’s high-profile platform that explores the future of cities with arts and culture as driving forces. Read More >

Professional Practice Speaker Series, Nov. 9 - 12

November 3, 2015 • Community News

Stamps presents a series of lunchtime talks by visiting artists and designers from Mon., Nov 9 - Thurs., Nov. 12. The Professional Practice Speaker Series is free and open to the public, and is organized and supported by Stamps IP faculty. Read More >

William T. Carter:  9/12/1924 - 9/13/2015

September 18, 2015 • Community News

Stamps Professor Emeritus William T. Carter passed away on September 13, 2015. Read More >

9/17 Julian Schnabel Talk Rescheduled to 11/5

September 15, 2015 • Community News, Stamps News

Due to unforeseen circumstances, the Penny Stamps Speaker Series regrettably has to reschedule their series kick-off event with Julian Schnabel. Read More >

Detroit Student and Stamps Artist-in-Residence Featured on NPR

August 27, 2015 • Community News, Stamps News

Jai'Shaun Isom, a student at Detroit Community High School, spent the summer working with Zak Rosen, a Detroit-based radio producer and Michele Schara artist-in-residence at the Stamps School. The results of their time together, a story Jai'Shaun produced about his football team, has been featured on NPR. Read More >

Stamps Alum Al Loving Featured in NCRC Exhibition “Abstract View: Detroit”

July 31, 2015 • Alumni News, Alumni - Graduate News, Community News

NCRC presents the group exhibition "Abstract View: Detroit," organized by The N'Namdi Center and featuring Stamps alum Alvin Loving (MFA '65), Charles McGee, Allie McGhee, Artis Lane, Anita Bates, MacArthur Binion, Gilda Snowden, M. Saffell Gardner and Jocelyn Rainey. Read More >