College of Fine Arts News

UT Libraries Co-Hosts National Conference on the Future of Libraries

Monday, January 8, 2018   |  University of Texas Libraries
a logo design for the UT Libraries conference. The design is light blue with orange squares and the words, "Rethink It 2018"

UT Libraries, in partnership with the Austin Public Library, the Austin Community College Library Services and other library partners in the region, bring together academic, public and K-12 librarians, administrators, technologists, architects, designers, furniture manufacturers and educators to collectively re-think the increasingly important role libraries play in the communities they serve.

the Austin Public Library and the Austin Community College Library Services, along with seven additional regional library partners.

The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation awards Texas Performing Arts $500,000 to support "The Power of Protest: Arts and Civil Disobedience"

Thursday, January 4, 2018
Performing Arts and Academic Collaborative

The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation has awarded a $500,000 grant to Texas Performing Arts at The University of Texas at Austin (TPA) to support The Power of Protest: Arts and Civil Disobedience, a series of performances, artists’ residencies, lectures, and community conversations over a three-year period through August 2021. This is the third award TPA has received from The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation since 2011, bringing total support of TPA programming to $1,350,000.

Hang Out in the College’s New Hammock Spot

Tuesday, December 12, 2017
Students lounging in hammocks outside the Doty Fine Arts Building

The newly installed Nido Weaver encourages the UT community to hang out in hammocks on the lawn on the west side of Doty Fine Arts Building (DFA).