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January 20, 2020

Ann Arbor, MI — The University of Michigan Museum of Art is pleased to present a solo exhibition of new works by abstract painter, Cullen Washington, Jr. The show, Cullen Washington, Jr.: The Public Square, is on view from Jan. 25th to May 17th, 2020 in the A. Alfred Taubman I Gallery. 

January 6, 2020

What does it mean to “decolonize your bookshelf”? An article from defines this practice, in part, as “actively seeking out and reading works by authors whose work has been disadvantaged by colonialism. There is an incredible wealth of literature out there that has not made it into the Western canon simply because of the circumstances in which the author lived/lives.”

December 12, 2019

Ah, January–the time of year when everyone starts making plans for self-improvement. Need some inspiration? We’ve got you covered. To help welcome in 2020, here are 20 popular resolutions that UMMA might be able to help you achieve in the New Year! 

December 11, 2019

The holidays are upon us, and there’s a good chance you still have gifts left to buy.

Whether you need a stocking stuffer for your nephew, something to class up your best friend’s kitchen, or a piece of jewelry you can wear to wow everyone at the work holiday party, the UMMA Shop has you covered. Stop by the UMMA Shop this December and finish your holiday shopping!