College of Fine Arts News

‘Home, Memory, and Future,’ a three-part exhibition features work from Studio Art’s Nicole Awai

Monday, October 24, 2016   |  Department of Art and Art History
Nicole Awai

Work from Nicole Awai, assistant professor in studio art, is included in “Home, Memory and Future,” a three-part exhibition celebrating the 40th Anniversary of the Caribbean Cultural Center and African Diaspora Institute in New York. The exhibition explores the notion of home in the age of gentrification, dislocation, migration, exile, belonging, health and unaffordable housing.

Thee Phantom to meet with students ahead of sold out show

Tuesday, September 27, 2016   |  Reverb Nation
Thee Phantom

Reverb Nation interviews Thee Phantom, who will play a sold out show at UT this week that combines hip hop with live orchestration. Thanks to funding from the Fine Arts Diversity Committee Guest Artist Initiative, he will also give two talks to students.

‘Newsies’ kicks off TPA’s Broadway in Austin season

Monday, September 26, 2016   |  Austin American-Statesman
Newsies in Statesman

The Tony Award-winning Broadway musical Newsies hits the stage at Bass Concert Hall this week. The show’s athletic choreography helps tell the story of a band of misfit newsboys who led the 1899 strike against Joseph Pulitzer following an increase in newspaper prices.