Artist & Innovator Speaker Series

Library Event

University of Michigan Penny Stamps Speaker Series

STREAMED LIVE EVERY FRIDAY AT 5PM

Respected artists, designers, and innovators from a broad spectrum of fields conduct public lectures and engage with the community. Join us on Facebook Live Fridays at 5pm.

Miss a session? Recordings of past speakers are available to watch online.

Winter/Spring Speakers

  • JANUARY 22 – AYANA EVANS Persona as Social Justice
  • JANUARY 29 – HENRY LOUIS GATES, JR. & ERIC FONER In Conversation
  • FEBRUARY 5 – PEDRO REYES At Home in Coyoacán
  • FEBRUARY 12 – CANDY CHANG Transforming Our Cities
  • FEBRUARY 19 – JAUME PLENSA Behind the Walls
  • FEBRUARY 26 – SOPHIA BRUECKNER Sci-Fi Prototyping and Critical Optimism
  • MARCH 5 – JAD ABUMRAD Making “Dolly Parton’s America”
  • MARCH 12 – CHITRA GANESH On Utopia and Dissent
  • MARCH 19 - SUN YOUNG PARK Designing Health Technology to Empower Patients
  • MARCH 26 – PIPILOTTI RIST Kind (of a) Talk
  • APRIL 2 – RANEY ARONSON-RATH Profile