College of Fine Arts News

Aeolus Quartet Wins Fischoff's 2013 Educator Award

Monday, November 19, 2012   |  The Fischoff National Chamber Music Association

This national award recognizes the educational outreach work of the Aeolus Quartet and other Fischoff Competition alumni who have demonstrated outstanding and imaginative programming for children and youth in the United States.

Rude Mechs Selected as Resident Theater Company

Monday, October 8, 2012   |  Univerity of Texas


The nationally acclaimed ensemble, Rude Mechs has been appointed as the resident theater company of The University of Texas at Austin Department of Theatre and Dance.

Tailgate Opera

Monday, October 1, 2012   |  Austin Lyric Oprea


The Butler Opera Center Presents the Pagliacci Project in conjunction with the  Austin Lyric Opera

Saturday October 6, 2012, 4:00

DFA patio outside the FAB Gallery

Trinity Street

Jack Risley joins the department of Art & Art History

Tuesday, September 25, 2012   |


The Department of Art and Art History at The University of Texas at Austin is pleased to announce the appointment of Jack Risley as department chair and Ruth Head Centennial Professor. Amy Hauft also joined the department as professor of art and will hold the Leslie Waggener Professorship in the College of Fine Arts. 

Art & Art Historys Susan Rather appointed as a Tyson Scholar

Sunday, September 23, 2012   |

Susan Rather, a member of the art history faculty in the Department of Art & Art History has been appointed a Tyson Scholar at Crystal Bridges, Museum of American Art, Bentonville, Arkansas.

Aeolus Quartet Wins 2012 John Lad Prize

Wednesday, September 5, 2012   |

The Saint Lawrence String Quartet, Stanford's Grammy nominated ensemble has awarded the Aeolus Quartet its 2012 John Lad Prize.

UT Dance Grads Take The Stage Again

Sunday, August 26, 2012   |  The Alcalde

They made the cut. Cooper Neely and Chelsea Pierce return to the Ovation Network's production, A Chance to Dance, Friday, August 31 9 p.m. CST. Tune in to cheer them on.