For Students

News

Students clamor off the bus and into the museum for a school tour with world-class art and astute and friendly docents. In the 21st century, field trips at UMMA offer more than an enriching day away from school. Docents encourage students to look...>>
During a 20-year period from 1986 to 2007, Lynn Davis photographed Jakobshavn Glacier facing Disko Bay in Greenland, trying to capture what she calls the “changing alchemy of ice and water that created such monolithic forms.” In her evocative...>>
In conjunction with the UMMA exhibition of HE: The Hergott Shepard Photography Collection (on view February 14–June 14, 2015​) , please join us for two great events on Sunday, March 22. Both events are FREE and open to the public. UMMA Dialogue: HE...>>
A $1 million endowment gift from Richard M. (AB ’53) and Rosann Noel, of Champaign, Illinois, will ensure that UMMA’s dynamic teaching and learning experiences continue in perpetuity. Their gift both establishes the Richard and Rosann Noel Fund for...>>
The University of Michigan Museum of Art recently received a gift of 25 Soviet avant-garde film posters from the Estate of James T. Van Loo (BSE ‘68). This remarkable collection contains many of the most influential and iconic posters from the 1920s...>>
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 to...>>
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 isolation: the death of Frédéric Chopin...>>
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 native Poland...>>
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 Curatorial Fellow, a position...>>
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 University, UMMA enters...>>

Pages

Subscribe to RSS - News