• ConFabCafé: Stamps Gallery Ping Pong Tournament

    Friday, November 9, 2018 4:30-6:30 pm Stamps Gallery (201 S. Division) For this ConFabCafé, people from across the university will come together at Stamps Gallery to enjoy conversation, refreshments, and a game of Ping Pong on Buster Simpson’s (MFA ’69) interactive installation, entitled Prussian Blue (Ping Pong Table). This is part of Have We Met? Dialogues on Memory and Desire, on view through November 18, 2018. This event is free and open to the public.

  • ArtsEngine and a2ru Receive Federal Arts Research Grant

    ArtsEngine and a2ru will create an evidence-based taxonomy describing the value of arts and design for higher education, communities, and workforce development.

  • Art/Sci Student Residency: Moldwin Prize

    Art/Sci Student Residencies encourages interdisciplinary learning and creative production by exposing students to life and work in an alternate discipline’s maker space – i.e. the artist in the engineering lab, the engineer in the artist’s studio or performance space.

  • Arts Integrative Interdisciplinary Research Grants up to $3,000

    AiiR grants support graduate student research projects that integrate the arts or design with other disciplines, especially those in engineering and the sciences. Individual grants up to $3,000 can support existing research efforts as well as new areas of inquiry.


I don’t think the piece could have reached the somatic caliber without the generous funding and advice offered by ArtsEngine. ArtsEngine is a valuable aspect of the interdisciplinary making community here at UMich.” – Ruth B., Art & Design Student, 2016-17 MicroGrant recipient


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