The University of Michigan Museum of Art (UMMA) has received a $1 million grant from the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation that will endow and sustain the Museum’s signature humanities initiatives. Specifically, $750,000 will support a challenge grant...>>
On View December 13, 2014–April 26, 2015
Dutch artist Guido van der Werve’s complex and multilayered film, Nummer veertien, home, weaves together three stories that involve journeys away from home and life in...>>
Nummer veertien, home, Dutch artist Guido van der Werve’s 54-minute film, weaves together three stories of voyages away from home: the death of Frédéric Chopin in Paris and his sister’s quest to bring the composer’s heart back to his...>>
MELLON FOUNDATION GRANT HELPS UMMA TRAIN NEXT GENERATION OF MUSEUM PROFESSIONALS
The University of Michigan Museum of Art (UMMA) has selected PhD candidate Lehti Keelmann the 2014–15 UMMA History of Art Andrew W. Mellon...>>
Increasing numbers of university instructors are integrating UMMA's collection into their courses in exciting and creative ways. Instructors and students tell us what it's been like.
With the beginning of a new term at the...>>
Park Su-geun (February 21, 1914–May 6, 1965) is one of the most popular, influential modernist painters in Korea. Largely self-taught, he focused on depicting farmers and ordinary people engaging in everyday activities.
He used a...>>
On view October 18, 2014–January 18, 2015
Brandon Family Bridge
In spite of the economic reverses of the last few decades, Detroit is still perceived by most Americans as the cradle of the automotive...>>
On view October 25, 2014–February 15, 2015
Each of the works in Suspended Moments: Photographs from the David S. Rosen Collection offer insights into an interior world—featuring photographs of children at various...>>
On view October 4, 2014–January 25, 2015
A. Alfred Taubman Gallery I
I’m a news junkie who consumes a variety of sources, while not wholly trusting any of them. What passes for the news doesn’t...>>
All performances are free and open to the public and take place in the UMMA Apse, unless otherwise noted. Seating is limited. Audiences may browse the gallery at exhibition-related concerts.