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Ann Collins Johns and Charlotte M. Canning Receive 2011 Regents' Outstanding Teaching Award

UT Austin

Department of Art & Art History and Department of Theatre & Dance professors recognized for their outstanding teaching by the UT Board of Regents. Congratulations to Ann and Charlotte! 

Posted: Friday, August 26, 2011

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UT launches first in five TV spots featuring alumni

UT Austin

College of Fine Arts alumni will be featured in upcoming ads. Stay tuned! 

Posted: Friday, August 26, 2011

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$100,000 Grant Awarded to Department of Theatre and Dance

UT Austin

Drama For Schools Program Receives Grant from Longhorn Innovation Fund for Technology

Posted: Thursday, August 25, 2011

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Visual Arts Center (VAC) announces Fall 2011 exhibitions and artists

The Visual Arts Center

The VAC will reopen September 9 with an Opening Reception for the Fall 2011 Exhibitions. Free and open to the public. 

Posted: Thursday, July 28, 2011

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Iron Cage of Accountability

Inside Higher Education

Dean Douglas Dempster's op-ed piece about the value of a fine arts education published by Inside Higher Education

Posted: Thursday, July 28, 2011

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College of Fine Arts and LBJ School Announce New Arts Management Portfolio Program

The University of Texas

New graduate portfolio program offered to students interested in the management of museums, theatres, orchestras, film societies and more. 

Posted: Thursday, July 28, 2011

Landmarks Commissions Monika Bravo to Create Video Installation for Jackson School

Landmarks

The video will be projected from within a six-foot spherical screen located in the School’s new student center.

Posted: Monday, July 18, 2011

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THE ANDREW W. MELLON FOUNDATION AWARDS TEXAS PERFORMING ARTS $450,000 TO HELP DEVELOP, ELEVATE, AND DIVERSIFY CLASSICAL MUSIC IN THE LIVE MUSIC CAPITAL OF THE WORLD

Austin Chronicle, story by Robert Faires

"Classical Music in Austin is about to get hipper" Robert Faires, Austin Chronicle, July 1

Posted: Friday, July 1, 2011

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Lee Chesney Appointed Interim Chair of Art & Art HIstory

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Chesney to serve as Interim Chair for 2011/12 Academic Year

Posted: Friday, July 1, 2011