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Holly Hughes Produces Performance Pieces at Links Hall Chicago

June 11, 2018 • Faculty News

PERFORM MIDWEST, produced by Holly Hughes, presents two original performance pieces that remap the history and culture of the Midwest from the perspectives of diverse communities. Read More >

Rebekah Modrak’s Work Featured on Alternet

June 11, 2018 • Faculty News

Artist and Stamps Associate Professor Rebekah Modrak’s art practice is featured by journalist Valerie Vande Panne in a recent article published on the progressive news magazine Alternet. Read More >

Sophia Brueckner: Visiting Artist at California College of the Arts

June 6, 2018 • Faculty News

From June 11 - 28, Stamps Assistant Professor Sophia Brueckner will be a visiting artist at the California College of the Arts in San Francisco, where she will take part in WEAR-tech, an interdisciplinary course taught by Kyle Chan. Read More >

Sophia Brueckner Speaks at Eyeo Festival

May 29, 2018 • Faculty News

Stamps Assistant Professor Sophia Brueckner will be speaking about her work at Eyeo Festival, held June 4-7 in Minneapolis, MN. Read More >

Cathy VanVoorhis: Paintings on Display at Gifts of Art Gallery

May 29, 2018 • Faculty News

A collection of paintings by Stamps Lecturer Cathy VanVoorhis (MFA 1986) will be featured at the University of Michigan Medical Center’s Gifts of Art Gallery from June 18 - September 9. Read More >

Joe Trumpey’s Green Building Class Featured

May 18, 2018 • Faculty News

Twenty-five students in Stamps Associate Professor Joe Trumpey’s Green Building class are spending the spring building a new straw-bale house on the UM Campus Farm at the Matthaei Botanical Gardens.  The project has recently been featured in recent stories in The Detroit News and MLive. Read More >

Melanie Manos: Artist-in-Residence at Fish Factory, Cornwall, England

May 14, 2018 • Faculty News

Stamps Lecturer Melanie Manos will spend two weeks as an International Artist-in-Residence at Fish Factory Art Space, Penryn, Cornwall, England. Read More >

Jack Lessenberry on Carol Jacobsen’s Fight for Clemency

May 10, 2018 • Faculty News

In a recent Michigan Radio essay, commentator Jack Lessenberry discussed Stamps Professor Carol Jacobsen’s work as the director of the Women’s Justice and Clemency Project. Read More >

Dean Nadarajan and Laurie Baefsky on Integration of Humanities and Arts into STEMM Fields

May 9, 2018 • Faculty News

Guna Nadarajan, dean of the Stamps School of Art & Design at the University of Michigan, and Laurie Baefsky, executive director of Alliance for the Arts in Research Universities (a2ru), recently served on a 22-person expert committee organized by The National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine. Read More >

Sophia Brueckner at Creative Tech Week NYC

May 9, 2018 • Faculty News

Stamps Assistant Professor Sophia Brueckner will be speaking at Creative Tech Week on hardware prototypes, concept products, IoT devices, and interactive electronic objects. Read More >