College of Fine Arts News

The illuminating Art of James Turrell

Monday, November 17, 2014   |  Texas Highways

There are currently three permanent Turrell public installations to visit in Texas—two in Houston and The Color Inside at the University of Texas Student Activity Center in Austin.

Latina Magazine's 30 under 30

Tuesday, November 11, 2014   |  Latina Magazine

Congratulations to Natalia Anciso (B.A. Studio Art, 2008) for being listed as a top innovator in Latina's 30 under 30!

The blood antiquities funding ISIL

Monday, November 10, 2014   |  Al Jazeera

The sale of illegal antiquities is now estimated to be ISIL's second-largest revenue stream after oil.

Butler School's new director talks music

Sunday, October 12, 2014   |  Austin American Statesman

Mary Ellen Poole, director of the Butler School of Music talks music with the Statesman's Jeanne Claire van Ryzin.

Legendary UT band director Vincent DiNino dies

Wednesday, September 10, 2014   |  Austin American Statesman

Vincent DiNino, retired band director who built the Longhorn Band and a near-constant campus presence for more than a half-century, died Tuesday night in Bay City. 

Renaissance Raven

Sunday, September 7, 2014   |  Baltimore

Whether he’s splitting the uprights or singing arias, COFA alumni (BSOM '11) Justin Tucker puts on quite the performance.  He delivered the commencement address to his alma mater, the University of Texas College of Fine Arts, this spring.