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Omar Sosa-Tzec Presents at the 2019 ACM SIGDOC Conference

October 25, 2019 • Faculty News

Stamps Professor Omar Sosa-Tzec presented his research on the evolution of interfaces, metaphors, and interface styles at the 2019 conference of the Association for Computing Machinery (ACM) Special Interest Group for Design of… Read More >

Emilia White Presents New Work at SECAC 2019

October 25, 2019 • Faculty News

Stamps lecturer Emilia White presented her newest work-in-progress, “The Ugly Placenta,” at the SECAC 2019 conference in Chattanooga from October 16-19. SECAC is a national non-profit organization devoted to education and research in the… Read More >

Omar Sosa-Tzec: Design-Oriented Research Collaboration

October 25, 2019 • Faculty News

Stamps Professor Omar Sosa-Tzec collaborated with Professor Jordan E. Beck (Milwaukee School of Engineering) and Professor John M. Carrol (Pennsylvania State University) in a research project that seeks to redefine the notion of reference… Read More >

Melanie Manos performs at Unraveling Racism: Seeing White Exhibition

October 14, 2019 • Faculty News

Stamps lecturer Melanie Manos performs in the interactive installation A Piece of the Pie created by artist/curator Laura Earle for the exhibition Unraveling Racism: Seeing White.The voice of a unique art-making experience with a powerful… Read More >

Unfolding: Matthew Shlian Book Release

October 7, 2019 • Faculty News

Matthew Shlian will be releasing Unfolding, the first true monograph of his career. The book compiles Shlian’s work over the past decade.Unfolding is being released via Thames and Hudson’s imprint Volume. In keeping with the geometry of… Read More >

Nick Tobier, Deepa Butoliya Present at Include Conference

October 4, 2019 • Faculty News

Stamps professors Nick Tobier and Deepa Butoliya will present at the Include Conference, a biennial international conference that focuses on issues central to inclusive and people-centered design.The 2019 edition will focus on Detroit’s… Read More >

New U-M Arts Initiative Announced, Gunalan Nadarajan to Advise

October 3, 2019 • Faculty News

On October 3, 2019, a campus-wide arts initiative was announced by University of Michigan President Mark Schlissel. A working group of arts leaders on campus — including Penny W. Stamps School of Art & Design Dean Gunalan Nadarajan — will… Read More >

Irina Aristarkhova Researches Future of Ethics, Society, and Computing

October 2, 2019 • Faculty News

A new research initiative from the Institute for Research on Women and Gender (IRWG) and Mcubed—the IRWG Mcubed Research Incentive—seeks to build upon scholarship and research collaborations that explore topics of gender, race, and… Read More >

David Turnley - This Is Love Exhibition

October 2, 2019 • Faculty News

Pulitzer Prize winning Photographer and Stamps Associate Professor David Turnley, who has been photographing Paris over the last 40 years, and who teaches a Documentary Photography Summer Abroad Program each summer in Paris, currently has… Read More >

Rebekah Modrak and Fair Users Team Awarded Rackham Funding

September 30, 2019 • Faculty News

Stamps Professor Rebekah Modrak and her interdisciplinary team of graduate students and faculty were awarded funding to form the Interdisciplinary Workshop, Fair Users: Free Speech in Action. Modrak partnered with Melissa Levine (Director… Read More >