Artist and Transmedia Professor Michael Smith is guest curating Artpace’s International Artists-in-Residence exhibition, which is on view through Dec. 31.
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The Daily Texan highlights a collaboration between IBM and the new School of Design and Creative Technologies. The “Radical Collaboration @ IBM” course is held at IBM Design Studios and gives students hands-on experience working with professional designers on real projects.
The Daily Texan highlights the new Risograph printer that gives students in the Department of Art and Art History a new avenue to explore creativity and projects.
Entrepreneur Jan Ryan discusses her new role as the College of Fine Arts’ director of creative entrepreneurship and innovation with The Daily Texan.
Stephennie Mulder, Art History associate professor, challenged recent articles about Viking clothing research by turning to Twitter. The Atlantic looks into the ramifications of the debate and the significance of this ancient clothing on current events in America.
In the current Visual Arts Center exhibition, “Room before,” graduate studio art students from the Department of Art and Art History teamed up with their peers at six other universities. The Daily Texan explores the work, which is on view through Dec. 9.
IBM and UT Austin’s College of Fine Arts Join Forces to Create a Design Thinking Curriculum to Prepare Students for the Creative Jobs of the Future
IBM and UT have formed a classroom collaboration to teach design thinking to University of Texas undergraduates. IBM and UT’s first project is a course called “Radical Collaboration,” hosted by IBM and offered by the UT Center for Integrated Design within the newly launched School of Design and Creative Technologies. “Radical Collaboration” is a three-hour course offered to 24 University of Texas undergraduates from colleges across campus. Students are led through a rigorous semester-long design thinking training program taught by IBM designers at the IBM Design Studios in North Austin.
Q&A: Business student Rachel Downs shares lessons learned in “Radical Collaboration @ IBM Design” class
Rachel Downs is a senior Management Information Systems major and Marketing minor at UT who is currently enrolled in the Design Strategies class “Radical Collaboration @ IBM Design.”
Fast Company explores the "Radical Collaboration @ IBM Design" class for undergraduates on Co.Design.
Associate Dean for Undergraduate Studies Andrew Dell’Antonio is co-editor on a project with University of Michigan Press that is calling for submissions regarding music and social justice. The new series, Music and Social Justice, reaches across academic and trade presses to welcome projects that shine new light on familiar subjects such as protest songs, humanitarian artists, war and peace, community formation, cultural diplomacy, globalization and political resistance.