Early in November, the Foundry makerspace in the Fine Arts Library welcomed its second artist-in-residence, Russian-born American multimedia artist and AET Lecturer Yuliya Lanina.
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Modern Healthcare goes inside the new clinics at the Dell Medical School’s Health Transformation Building. These newly designed patient spaces were created by the Design Institute for Health, a partnership between the medical school and the College of Fine Arts.
Entrepreneur Jan Ryan discusses her new role as the College of Fine Arts’ director of creative entrepreneurship and innovation with The Daily Texan.
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.
Andrew Dell’Antonio, professor of Musicology and associate dean for Undergraduate Studies and member of the College of Fine Arts Diversity Committee, and Robin Moore, professor of Ethnomusicology, penned an article about a new course for freshmen undergraduates in the Butler School of Music.
Dean Doug Dempster's letter for the Fall 2017 issue of Arts Next magazine outlines the drive behind the launch of the new School of Design and Creative Technologies.
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.
Meet Ajinkya Barve and Eric Zimmerman, two M.F.A. candidates in Design with fellowships with the Design Institute for Health, a partnership between the College of Fine Arts and the Dell Medical School.
Jan Ryan recently joined the College of Fine Arts in the newly created role of Director of Creative Entrepreneurship and Innovation. In this Q&A, learn more about her new role and her vision for integrating entrepreneurship into the college and educating the next generation of creative leaders.
College appoints Industry-Recognized Serial Entrepreneur Jan Ryan as Director of Creative Entrepreneurship and Innovation
The College of Fine Arts announced that it has appointed Jan Ryan to the newly created position of Director of Creative Entrepreneurship and Innovation. A successful entrepreneur and passionate advocate for professional women in Texas, Ryan has joined UT to create a new entrepreneurship program for students in the college. Ryan will work closely with Dean Doug Dempster of the College of Fine Arts, Doreen Lorenzo, assistant dean of the School of Design and Creative Technologies and the Fine Arts Career Services office to develop new courses and co-curricular programs that prepare students for 21st century creative careers.