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Silent Disco: Two Works in Conversation by Alexandra Collins
Nov 5, 2023
Board Member Alexandra Collins Discusses her recent exhibition on campus.
Student Blog
Kate Tremel Invites Us to Breathe
Nov 2, 2023
Kayla Turner describes her experience at Kate Tremel's "Breathe".
Student Blog
A Night of Love and Loss: P Meets a Friend
Oct 17, 2023
Pretzel is back and trying to process some new experiences.
The University of Michigan Announces New Curator of Art in Public Spaces
Oct 16, 2023
Jennifer Carty announced as Curator of Art in Public Spaces.
"GIFT" painted on UMMA's historic facade
Artist Cannupa Hanska Luger Paints “Gift” on UMMA’s Historic Facade in Early Hours of the Morning
Sep 18, 2023
Cannupa Hanska Luger's installation applied on the exterior of UMMA's historic wing.
UMMA Announces New Acquisitions, Including Major Works by McArthur Binion, Mel Bochner, Catherine Opie, Willie Cole, and Jarod Lew
Jul 25, 2023
UMMA announced today that it has acquired a major work by acclaimed artist McArthur Binion.
A Grab-Bag of Fun: UMMA’s New Self-Guided Tour Inspires Curiosity
Jul 24, 2023
UMMA's new self-guided tour can help level-up your experience.
Student Blog
Book Recommendations Based on Your Favorite Piece of Art at UMMA
Jul 17, 2023
Six book recommendations based on art at UMMA.
Meet the Applebaum Interns Making Their Mark at UMMA This Summer
Jun 22, 2023
UMMA is thrilled to welcome two new interns helping bring important projects to life.
UMMA’s SLAM: An Exclusive Interview with Pretzel
May 2, 2023
An exclusive interview with an attendee of UMMA's SLAM event.
Photo Story: UMICH Students Show Off Their ‘Dopamine Dressing’ on the Diag
May 1, 2023
We partnered with @umichfits to highlight the U-M student's take on a new trend.
At UMMA, We Ask This 3-Part Question That Changes the Way People Think About Art
Apr 25, 2023
We’ll let you in on a little secret: there is no exact right way to visit UMMA.
University of Michigan Museum of Art Awarded Grant As Part of Teiger Foundation’s Inaugural Call for Proposals
Apr 5, 2023
UMMA in partnership with Teiger Foundation, announced that it is among the 39 recipients of a new grant program.
Student Blog
Reflecting on the Women of UMMA’s Galleries
Mar 29, 2023
A reflection on the depictions of women on display at UMMA.