Assistant Professor Nicole Awai has a had busy year full of travel and making new work as she has split time between her home and studio in New York, an artist residency in New Orleans and in Austin, where she teaches painting in the Studio Art division in UT's Department of Art and Art History.
The student-run design agency wkrm (pronounced work room), located in the University of Texas at Austin's College of Fine Arts, helps prepare students for post-college life.
Assistant Director of the University of Texas Longhorn Band Josh Gall and his brother, Media Coordinator for UT Bands Luke Gall, have recently launched a new app and expanded their business, Ultimate Drill Book, with help from the College of Fine Arts.
Transmedia Assistant Professor Kristin Lucas explores environmental and ecological issues through virtual and augmented reality.
The John Simon Guggenheim Memorial Foundation announced 2018 Guggenheim Fellowship awards to 173 scholars, artists, and scientists this past Friday, April 6, including The University of Texas at Austin Studio Art Professor Margo Sawyer. Each fellowship recipient is granted $45,000 to support future creative endeavors.
Department of Theatre and Dance Chair Brant Pope has been named a fellow by the College of Fellows of the American Theatre. He will be inducted in a ceremony on April 15 in Washington, D.C.
Integrated Media graduate student Jon Haas converts theatre into an interactive M.F.A. thesis.
Jurassic Quest: Students combine design, science and technology to build animatronic raptor suits for the play Enron
University of Texas students from all disciplines come together in an independent studies course in the College of Fine Arts to build animatronic raptor suits for the play Enron.
Decoding the Codex: Hand-Painted Reproduction of Ancient Aztec Manuscript Offers Fresh Perspectives into Mesoamerican Culture
This spring, visitors to UT Department of Art and Art History's Visual Arts Center had the rare opportunity to see a collection of 76 hand-painted folios that recreate a 16th century Aztec manuscript, the Codex Borgia, which survived the burning of books by the Spaniards and lived in obscurity in Vatican archives for centuries.
Hollywood Producer Debra Martin Chase shares wisdom, stories with Arts Management and Administration students
Debra Martin Chase, a producer with major film franchises like The Princess Diaries, Sisterhood of the Traveling Pants and The Cheetah Girls in her portfolio, recently spoke to students about her career pathway from lawyer to Hollywood producer.