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Keefer Edwards: Keef Company

February 5, 2016 • Student Voices, Undergraduate Student

Stamps student Keefer Edwards (BFA '19) has a lot on his mind: in addition to typical freshman concerns like class schedules and homework, he's thinking about new product lines, retail outlets, and balance sheets. Read More >

2015 Undergraduate Student Exhibition Award Winners

February 3, 2016 • Student Voices, Undergraduate Student

The Penny W. Stamps School of Art & Design’s 2015 Undergraduate Juried Exhibition, featuring the exceptional works of our undergraduate students in art and design, was celebrated on Friday, December 4, 2015 with a reception in Slusser Gallery. Read More >

Dana Demsky (BFA ‘17) on the BioFabricate 2015 Conference

January 18, 2016 • Student Voices, Undergraduate Student

Close your eyes. It is now 2079. The world has changed dramatically and biofabrication is our way of survival. Biofabrication is the only science that survived to reflect the changing environment and the only science that was shared as it was emerging - and now… Read More >

Amy Kamdem-Wandji on Stamps in Color

January 8, 2016 • Diversity, Equality, and Inclusion, Student Voices, Undergraduate Student

During the Fall 2015 semester, I had the amazing opportunity to attend a breakfast and luncheon with artists Sonya Clark and Tyree Guyton. The two artists visited the school to talk with Stamps students about their work and experiences. Read More >

Meet the 2015 MFAs

October 23, 2015 • Student Voices, Graduate Student, MFA

Our incoming MFA candidates discuss their backgrounds, influences, and artistic practice. Read More >

The Stamps Class of 2015

June 23, 2015 • Student Voices, Undergraduate Student

They had travelled to 18 different nations including Tanzania and Argentina, South Africa and Spain; participated in a charette on Ebola and designed housing for the homeless; minored in fields ranging from business and engineering to entrepreneurship and… Read More >

Student Profile: Megan Mulholland

April 14, 2015 • Student Voices, Undergraduate Student

After graduation, Stamps senior Megan Mulholland will be joining IBM Design down in Austin, TX as a UX/Visual Designer for their software/ mobile/ cloud products. As Megan finishes up her Senior Integrative Project, we pulled her away from her computer to… Read More >

Student Profile: Grace Ludmer

April 7, 2015 • Diversity, Equality, and Inclusion, Student Voices, Undergraduate Student

Stamps senior Grace Ludmer is making 500 hand-drawn stickers as part of her senior thesis, titled “The Girls I Draw.” From ladies with strawberries for nipples, to intricate collage work, Grace never fails to make these women beautiful inside and out. Read More >

Laura Amtower: The Wild Idea of a Child-Designed Playground

March 9, 2015 • Student Voices, Graduate Student, MFA

Laura Amtower’s MFA thesis project lies at the nexus of child-centered design, participatory research and curriculum development. Working with students at Ann Arbor S.T.E.A.M. School and their art and design teacher Rachael Van Dyke, Laura recently… Read More >

Mike Bianco: Activist, Artist… Curator of Bees

March 8, 2015 • Student Voices, Graduate Student, MFA

An upcoming interdisciplinary symposium at the University of Michigan reflects the passions of its lead organizer, Mike Bianco (MFA '15): art, sustainability and bees. Read More >