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August 22, 2017

Families with children ages six and up are invited to look, learn, and create together during UMMA's Family Art Studio sessions. One Saturday each month. Parents must accompany children.

Pick your session and register today.

July 24, 2017

Drawn from the Borusan Contemporary Art Collection in Istanbul, Turkey, an exhibition of time-based works by artists Hannu Karjalainen, Daniel Rozin, and Marina Zurkow will be on view at the UMMA July 29 through November 26. 

July 24, 2017

UMMA has received a two-year $40,000 Art Works grant from the National Endowment for the Arts (NEA) to support and expand the Museum’s popular Meet Me at UMMA program

July 19, 2017

Christina Olsen, the director of Williams College Museum of Art in Massachusetts, has been named the new director of the University of Michigan Museum of Art (UMMA). 

June 19, 2017

Commemorating the University of Michigan’s Bicentennial in 2017, UMMA has organized a major exhibition drawn from the collections of University alumni. Victors for Art: Michigan’s Alumni Collectors comprises 115 exceptional works of art spanning 3,500 years of art-making from around the world.