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Creative Adaptations: Exhibiting During the Pandemic

February 9, 2021 • Social Engagement, Focus on Faculty, Faculty

While many museums and galleries are finding new ways to connect artists and audiences virtually during the pandemic, we all miss the experience of seeing creative work in-person. Read More >

Stamps Community at the 109th Annual CAA Conference

January 27, 2021 • Research & Leadership, Faculty

The Penny W. Stamps School of Art & Design joins art historians, artists, designers, and visual arts professionals from across the globe for the College Art Association’s 109th annual conference, taking place virtually February 10-13, 2021. Read More >

Marianetta Porter Retires

December 16, 2020 • Focus on Faculty, Faculty

When interdisciplinary artist, scholar, and Stamps Professor Marianetta Porter reflects on her time at the University of Michigan, she talks about the “full circle” nature of her career journey. Read More >

Creative Responses: Art, Design, and Firearm Injury Prevention

October 26, 2020 • Research & Leadership, Faculty, Undergraduate Student

In late September, 2020, Lia New (BFA ‘22) presented at the annual Firearm Safety Among Children and Teens (FACTS) symposium, The Science of Firearm Injury Prevention: Charting the Path Forward with Data and Innovation. Read More >

Winter 2021 COVID-19 Policies

October 20, 2020 • Other Stories, Faculty, Graduate Student

On Friday, November 6, University of Michigan President Mark Schlissel announced the university’s plans for the Winter 2021 semester. The plans were developed in close consultation with public health experts, faculty, staff, students at all levels, the local… Read More >

Michael Rodemer Retires

September 17, 2020 • Focus on Faculty, Faculty

Since 1996, interdisciplinary artist and professor Michael Rodemer has broadened the imaginations and skills of Stamps students through kinetic and interactive sculpture. Read More >

Faculty Spotlight: Sun Young Park

August 26, 2020 • Research & Leadership, Focus on Faculty, Faculty

Sun Young Park, assistant professor at the Stamps School for Art & Design and the School of Information at the University of Michigan, is motivated by this driving question: “How can human-computer interaction (HCI) improve our quality of life?” Read More >

Back to School: Fall 2020 Campus Info

August 11, 2020 • Faculty, Graduate Student, Undergraduate Student

The Stamps School of Art & Design is excited to welcome students to our classrooms and our studios in the fall 2020 term, in alignment with U-M President Mark Schlissel’s public health-informed return to campus. Read More >

Faculty Spotlight: Irina Aristarkhova on Hospitality, Feminism, and Contemporary Art

June 24, 2020 • Research & Leadership, Focus on Faculty, Faculty

In June 2020, Penny W. Stamps School of Art & Design professor Irina Aristarkhova published her most recent book, Arrested Welcome: Hospitality in Contemporary Art (University of Minnesota Press). Read More >

Joann McDaniel, Assistant Dean for Undergraduate Programs, Retires

June 24, 2020 • Alumni, Faculty, Graduate Student

For over 15 years, Assistant Dean for Undergraduate Programs Joann McDaniel has dedicated herself to ensuring that Stamps students have had the resources and support they need to make the most of their U-M experience and prepare for their post-college lives. Read More >