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Penny Stamps Speaker Series

Upcoming Lectures

JuYeon Kim: Consolation

January 23, 2019

Special Event: Wednesday, January 23, 5:30pm / Helmut Stern Auditorium, UMMA, 525 S State St, Ann Arbor 48109 Born in Seoul, South… Read More >

Marisa Morán Jahn: Unraveling Power Through Art, Play, and Hijinks

January 24, 2019

An artist, filmmaker, and writer of Ecuadorian and Chinese descent, Marisa Morán Jahn founded Studio REV-, a nonprofit organization… Read More >

Amanda Williams and Andres L. Hernandez: Practice or Holding Space for ______

January 31, 2019

A visual artist who trained as an architect, Amanda Williams’ practice blurs disciplinary distinctions. She employs color as a way… Read More >

Juliana Huxtable: Post

February 7, 2019

The iconic Juliana Huxtable is an American artist, writer, performer, and musician. Exploring the intersections of race, gender,… Read More >

Carrie Mae Weems: A History of Violence, Heave

February 14, 2019

For over thirty years Carrie Mae Weems, through the use of image, text, film, and video, has created a complex body of work that… Read More >

Clyde Petersen: Alternate Realities, Intentional Histories and Queer Survival: Building Your own World in Dystopic Times

February 21, 2019

Clyde Petersen is a Seattle-based artist working in film, animation, music, installation, and spectacle. A proud member of the… Read More >

Mapplethorpe in Performance: Featuring Bryce Dessner and Korde Arrington Tuttle

March 14, 2019

This talk brings together the creative team behind Triptych (Eyes of One on Another), a University Musical Society (UMS)… Read More >

David Adjaye: Output

March 18, 2019

Special Event: Monday, March 18, 6:00 pm / Michigan Theater, 603 E Liberty St, Ann Arbor, MI 48104 Sir David Adjaye is recognized… Read More >

Peter Sellars: Art as Moral Action

March 21, 2019

MacArthur Genius Fellow Peter Sellars is an American theater director, noted for his unique contemporary stagings of classical and… Read More >

57th Ann Arbor Film Festival: Image Makers

March 28, 2019

The Ann Arbor Film Festival is the oldest avant-garde and experimental film festival in North America, founded by George Manupelli… Read More >

Sarah Vowell: Live

April 4, 2019

Sarah Vowell is the New York Times bestselling author of seven nonfiction books on American history and culture. By examining the… Read More >