• Congratulations!

    Dean Raymond Tymas-Jones given 2014 Cultural Achievement Award by Utah Cultural Alliance

  • Seeking Director of School of Music

    The CFA is seeking applications and nominations of highly qualified individuals for its internationally acclaimed and NASM-accredited School of Music.

  • New Narratives

    Art & Art History faculty exhibity now open at the UMFA (where your Ucard gets you in for free)

The Finer Points Blog

Fall 2014 Semester in Review
12-17-2014
Another banner semester has come to a close. Join us as we look back on the incredible accomplishments of the College of Fine Arts students and faculty.College-WideWelcomed Two New Deans: To better serve the community and campus, Dean Raymond Tymas-Jones named two new Assistant Deans to serve in his cabinet. Brooke Horejsi, who is the new Executive Director of Kingsbury Hall joined with a dual appointment...
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Mural class collaborates with Department of Ballet for "Cinderella" backdrops
12-12-2014
Before entering the Utah Opera headquarters, you might want to remove your shoes. At least for mural class students, this is true. Department of Art & Art History Professor Kim Martinez and the mural class are deeply immersed in their semester-long project to produce three mural backdrops for the Department of Ballet’s steam-punk themed production of “Cinderella.” The class is using the space at the...
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Dean Raymond Tymas-Jones honored for contributions to Utah arts and culture
12-04-2014
On Monday, December 1, in the University of Utah’s stunning Utah Museum of Fine Arts (UMFA), Raymond Tymas-Jones was awarded the Utah Cultural Alliance’s 2014 Cultural Achievement Award for his significant contributions to the arts, humanities, and culture in the state of Utah.Tymas-Jones, Dean of the College of Fine Arts and Associate Vice President for the Arts at the U joined the esteemed ranks of...
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An interview with Modern Dance's Carly Schaub
12-03-2014
In anticipation of tomorrow’s opening night of the Modern Dance Graduate Thesis Concert, grad student Allison Shir interviewed one of the students whose work will be featured. Carly Schaub earned a B.F.A. in Theatre and Dance from the University of Wyoming, where she performed in numerous dance and musical theatre productions and studied various dance forms. Carly has taught ballet, modern dance, tap, while choreographing numerous...
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Guest post: Alum Amanda Newman invites you to be part of Dance Exchange and Community-Engaged Art
12-03-2014
While I’m now working at Dance Exchange, an intergenerational dance company based in Washington, D.C., my time as a Modern Dance student at the U feels like yesterday. I can remember exactly what the homestretch of the semester felt like…the projects yet to be completed, the papers still to be written, perhaps even a performance or two yet to be staged. When I was a...
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Celebrate the Season with these Holiday Campus Events
11-25-2014
It’s that time of year—the bustle of winter energy, the excitement for time shared with family and friends, and the time to reflect on a passing year. While you prepare for Winter Break, the College of Fine Arts and the arts organizations on campus are ready to help put you in the holiday spirit.Here are the listings of the holiday-themed happenings in store over the...
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