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Jane Prophet on Firearm Injury

January 14, 2021 • Faculty News

Jane Prophet, Associate Dean for Research, Creative Work, and Strategic Initiatives at the Stamps School of Art & Design, is a member of the U-M Firearm Injury Prevention Steering Committee, which aims to provide recommendations to U-M… Read More >

Sophia Brueckner Interviewed by Digital Village

January 6, 2021 • Faculty News

Stamps Assistant Professor Sophia Brueckner was interviewed by Digital Village, the oldest running technology radio show in Los Angeles, about her essay “Sharing Isn’t Broadcasting” for their holiday special. Listen to the full episode… Read More >

Carol Jacobsen, Michigan Women’s Justice & Clemency Project in Detroit Free Press

January 5, 2021 • Faculty News

Carol Jacobsen, Stamps professor, social documentary artist, and director of the Michigan Women’s Justice & Clemency Project, was featured in the Detroit Free Press for her recent collaboration with the University of Michigan Law School’s… Read More >

Allen Samuels: Yet Another COVID-19 Face Shield

December 14, 2020 • Faculty News

Allen Samuels, Emeritus Professor and Dean and Industrial Designer, has designed a number of thin plastic face masks or shields for the COVID-19 pandemic.  This latest design is unique in that this one-piece, vacuum formed, thin plastic… Read More >

Lecturer Patricia Beals connecting with kids about the field of science illustration with Smore maga

December 3, 2020 • Faculty News

Lecturer, Patricia Ferrer Beals, has been invited by Smore magazine to conduct a webinar workshop for kids on scientific illustration. In the virtual workshop participants will learn how to use their observation skills to create a detailed… Read More >

Susan Funkenstein on Dance, Gender, and Imagery of the Weimar Republic

December 2, 2020 • Faculty News

Stamps Lecturer Susan Funkenstein’s new book Marking Modern Movement: Dance and Gender in the Visual Imagery of the Weimar Republic (University of Michigan Press, 2020) explores complex involving issues of gender and the body during a… Read More >

Nancy Thayer at Robert Kidd Gallery

December 2, 2020 • Faculty News

The Robert Kidd Gallery (107 Townsend St., Birmingham, MI) is proud to present paintings by Nancy Thayer. The gallery is open by appointment only at this time.The work of Nancy Thayer has been shown extensively throughout the U.S and in… Read More >

Emilia White presents at the SECAC 2020 conference

December 2, 2020 • Faculty News

Emilia White will present at the SECAC 2020: Common Wealth conference on Monday, Dec. 7 at 3 pm. Read More >

Ali Shapiro in Quarantine Public Library

November 16, 2020 • Faculty News

Greetings from the Grand Void,” a zine by Stamps Lecturer Ali Shapiro Read More >

Nick Tobier in Der Standard

November 15, 2020 • Faculty News

Nick Tobier was interviewed by the leading Austrian daily newspaper, Der Standard, for a feature article on Rust Belt culture, design, and politics. Nick discusses reflections and observations in Michigan pre and post-election along with… Read More >