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Contact: Alicia Dietrich, Director of Public Affairs, College of Fine Arts, (512) 475-7033

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Thanks Day 2010

Beginning on Monday, November 8 and running through Wednesday, November 10, the College of Fine Arts will be celebrating Thanks Day, a new university-wide initiative.

Posted: Friday, November 5, 2010

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Music and Learning: Hey Baby, They're Playing Your Song

The University of Texas at Austin

Music Professor Researches How Infants Discriminate and Categorize Melodies, Timbres

Posted: Wednesday, November 3, 2010

Ry Rocklen: ZZZ's

VAC artist-in-residence Ry Rocklen included in Artforum

The Visual Arts Center’s first artist-in-residence was LA-based Ry Rocklen. His installation ZZZ’s is on view until December 18, 2010

Posted: Tuesday, October 26, 2010


Texas Performing Arts Displays Panels From The AIDS Memorial Quilt

Texas Performing Arts

Texas Performing Arts, in partnership with AIDS Services of Austin, is proud to display panels from the AIDS Memorial Quilt honoring some of the greatest names associated with the arts, now through Monday, November 1 in the Bass Concert Hall Lobby.

Posted: Monday, October 25, 2010

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Professor Beili Liu Awarded $50,000 Art Prize

Austin American Statesman

Professor Beili Liu takes third in Grand Rapids, Michigan based competition.

Posted: Friday, October 8, 2010

Arts Internship and Resource Fair Registration Now Open for Employers and Organizations.

The Arts Internship and Resource Fair on November 2, 2010 is an opportunity for organizations to recruit job and internship candidates, publicize their organization, and network with Fine Arts students and alumni. Registration is free and available online at Fine Arts Works

Posted: Friday, October 8, 2010

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Butler School Announces Commission of "Meet John Doe" by Daniel Catán

Butler School of Music

Renowned Opera Composer in Residency at the Butler School of Music, Spring 2011

Posted: Monday, October 4, 2010


Visual Arts Center to Celebrate Grand Opening Sept. 24-26

Department of Art and Art History

A celebration weekend in September will highlight the grand opening of the new Visual Arts Center at The University of Texas at Austin, a vibrant new collaboration and exhibition space created by the College of Fine Artsʼ Department of Art and Art History.

Posted: Tuesday, June 29, 2010

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Endowment Supports UT String Project

In 2009, UT grads Ann and Malcolm Brown created the Ann Callaway Brown Endowment Fund for the UT String Project. This endowment supports the UT String Project, which serves as a nationwide example for the training of teachers and young string players. The UT String Project has received numerous national awards, including the First Education Institution Award for being the most significant program in strings among American universities and colleges, and was named 2008 String Project of the Year by the National String Project Consortium. Learn more about the Malcolm's and their inspiring support of one of the oldest string projects in the nation.

Posted: Monday, June 21, 2010


Dr. Brant Pope Appointed Chair of Department of Theatre and Dance

Deprtment of Theatre and Dance

Dr. Brant Pope, currently head of the Department of Theatre at The University of Illinois, has been appointed chair of the Department of Theatre and Dance at The University of Texas at Austin, effective June 1, 2010.

Posted: Monday, June 7, 2010