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International Experience Enhances Student Learning and Equity

February 28, 2020 • Faculty News

Research on the impact of the International Experience Requirement (IER) at the Stamps School has just been published. Sandra Wiley, Director of International Study Programs, and Elona Van Gent, Professor of Art & Design, are second and… Read More >

Louis Marinaro: Eros & Thanatos

February 21, 2020 • Faculty News

Work by Stamps Professor Louis Marinaro is featured in Eros & Thanatos, a national juried exhibition on view at Flint’s Buckham Gallery through March 7, 2020. Read More >

Nick Tobier and Emilia White Bring Relics to Life in Chicago

February 20, 2020 • Faculty News

Stamps Professor Nick Tobier and Stamps Lecturer Emilia White were both selected as part of the exhibit/performance project What Remains, at DFBRL8R, also known as Defibrillator Gallery, in Chicago. What Remains has taken place in four… Read More >

Irina Aristarkhova Delivers Keynote at the New School, NYC

February 20, 2020 • Faculty News

Stamps Associate Professor Irina Aristarkhova presented her work, “All We Want Is Love”, on hospitality, AI technology, and reproduction in an opening keynote speech at the New Center for Research & Practice at The Parsons New School in New… Read More >

Jane Prophet Evaluates Research and Creative Practice in Hong Kong

February 8, 2020 • Faculty News

Jane Prophet, Associate Dean for Research, Creative Work, and Strategic Initiatives at the Penny W. Stamps School of Art & Design, has been appointed to serve on a panel that evaluates the quality of all research and creative practice in… Read More >

Joe Trumpey, Carbon Neutrality Town Hall Featured in Michigan Daily

February 8, 2020 • Faculty News

On Tuesday, February 4th, Stamps Associate Professor Joe Trumpey hosted the Campus Carbon Neutrality Communication and Culture Town Hall to discuss options for improving the University’s sustainability efforts. ... Read More >

Joanne Leonard Featured on Focal Point Podcast

February 3, 2020 • Faculty News

Joanne Leonard, Diane M. Kirkpatrick and Griselda Pollock Distinguished University Professor at the Stamps School of School of Art & Design, was recently featured on Focal Point, a podcast from Columbia College Chicago that explores the… Read More >

Stephanie Rowden: Radio Campfire at UMMA

January 27, 2020 • Alumni News, Alumni - Graduate News, Faculty News

Stamps Associate Professor Stephanie Rowden and Juliet Hinely (MFA ‘14) will host a curated listening event on February 22 at UMMA inspired by the exhibition Cullen Washington, Jr.: The Public Square.Set to backdrop of the exhibit of… Read More >

Comedian Rob Delaney Inspired by Phoebe Gloeckner’s Work

January 27, 2020 • Faculty News

In a recent episode of the BBC Cultural Frontline podcast, American comedian Rob Delaney explained why the work of the writer and graphic novelist Phoebe Gloeckner inspired his comedy and shaped his understanding of the power of art. Listen… Read More >

Rebekah Modrak’s work featured in book ANYWHERE

January 27, 2020 • Faculty News

Stamps Professor Rebekah Modrak’s work #exstrange was featured in ANYWHERE iii, a book featuring contributions from artists participating in Anywhere and Elsewhere: Art at The Outermost Limits of Location-Specificity. The book, edited by… Read More >