College of Fine Arts News

Art History Professor Deciphers Newly Discovered Monument That Refers to 2012

Wednesday, June 27, 2012   |

A publishing and entertainment empire has arisen around the supposed Mayan “end date” of December 21, 2012. But a second reference to the date, discovered only recently in Guatemala by a team including UT’s David Stuart, further debunks the theory that the Maya expected the world to end. 

2012 Austin Critics Table Awards Nominees Announced: UT Theatre and Dance Community Among Top Picks

Wednesday, May 23, 2012

For the 20th year, an informal affiliation of local arts critics has recognized the year’s most exceptional achievements in dance, classical music, the visual arts, and theatre. Department of Theatre and Dance productions, students, faculty, alumni and friends are well represented on this year’s list of nominations. Winners will be announced of the Critics’ Table Awards will be announced on June 4.