UMMA presents its exhibition, Traces: Reconstructing the History of a Chokwe Mask, focusing on one African artwork from the Museum’s collection and sketches its life story—from the moment it was created in what we now know as Angola, to its arrival in Ann Arbor, Michigan.
October 7, 2016
The University of Michigan Museum of Art (UMMA) announces that Lehti Keelmann has been appointed the institution’s Assistant Curator of Western Art, overseeing UMMA’s collection of European art spanning the medieval period through the 20th century.
October 5, 2016
Senator Bernie Sanders will make four stops in Michigan this Thursday, Oct. 6 – with one of those stops being the University of Michigan Museum of Art (UMMA).
September 26, 2016
Deputy Consul General Ryoji Noda, of the Consulate General of Japan in Detroit, presented a significant grant to the University of Michigan Museum of Art (UMMA) on behalf of the Japan Foundation. Mr. Noda presented a check for ¥1 million, or approximately $10,000 U.S., Tuesday morning. Mr. Takashi Omitsu, Corporate Executive Advisor at Aisin Seiki, also presented a $10,000 corporate sponsorship.
September 22, 2016
Ten-year old Noah Forbes built the University of Michigan Museum of Art.
The Lego version of the Museum that is.
September 19, 2016
The University of Michigan Credit Union (UMCU) has invested $1.5 million to create the University of Michigan Credit Union Arts Adventures Program at the University Musical Society (UMS) and the University of Michigan Museum of Art (UMMA).
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