College of Fine Arts

Todd Hido: Excerpts from Silver Meadows

Event | September 21st, 2014 in

Todd Hido: Excerpts from Silver Meadows

The exhibition features over 100 of the internationally renowned photographer’s most recent works. Hido’s work is cinematic in scope, and offers a darkly dramatic glimpse into a world that reflects both the alienation and dislocation of suburban America and the inspiration of noir film and literature. A major new monograph published by Nazraeli Press accompanies the exhibition.

  • Date: Sunday, September 21
  • Time: 1pm – 5pm
  • Cost: Complimentary
  • Location: BU Art Gallery at Stone Gallery, 855 Commonwealth Avenue

Behind the Scenes of Frozen: A Talk with Producer Peter Del Vecho, CFA’85

Event | September 20th, 2014 in

Behind the Scenes of Frozen: A Talk with Academy Award Winning Producer Peter Del Vecho, CFA'85

Join Academy Award winning producer of Frozen, Peter Del Vecho, CFA’80, for a behind-the-scenes look at how the he and the creative team at Walt Disney Animation Studios transformed Hans Christian Andersen’s The Snow Queen, into a cultural touchstone and box office sensation. Peter will trace Frozen’s journey from the classic tale about an evil queen and heroic prince to the story about fearless princesses and the special relationship between two sisters.

  • Date: Saturday, September 20
  • Time: 3pm – 4pm
  • Cost: Complimentary
  • Location: Photonics Center Auditorium 206, 2nd Floor

Todd Hido: Excerpts from Silver Meadows

Event | September 20th, 2014 in

Todd Hido: Excerpts from Silver Meadows

The exhibition features over 100 of the internationally renowned photographer’s most recent works. Hido’s work is cinematic in scope, and offers a darkly dramatic glimpse into a world that reflects both the alienation and dislocation of suburban America and the inspiration of noir film and literature. A major new monograph published by Nazraeli Press accompanies the exhibition.

  • Date: Saturday, September 20
  • Time: 1pm – 5pm
  • Cost: Complimentary
  • Location: BU Art Gallery at Stone Gallery, 855 Commonwealth Avenue

The Arneis Quartet and Friends Play the Music of John H. Wallace

Event | September 19th, 2014 in

The Arneis Quartet and Friends Play the Music of John H. Wallace

Formed at Boston University under the tutelage of the Muir String Quartet, the Arneis Quartet—Heather Braun (CFA’08/’13), Rose Drucker (CFA’04), Daniel Doña (CFA’05, ’09), and Agnes Kim (CFA’10)—will performs the music of School of Music Professor John Wallace with guest artists Victor Cayres (CFA’14), Vanessa Holroyd, and Sujie Kim (CFA’06). Works will include pale reflections… (string quartet) and Structures (flute, bassoon, violin, viola and cello). Free and open to the public.

  • Date: Friday, September 19
  • Time: 8pm
  • Cost: Complimentary
  • Location: BU Concert Hall, College of Fine Arts, 855 Commonwealth Ave.

Shakespeare on the Beach

Event | September 19th, 2014 in

Shakespeare on the Beach

Come out for an evening of Shakespeare’s Macbeth under the stars at BU Beach! Lawn chairs and blankets encouraged.

  • Date: Friday, September 19
  • Time: 8pm – 10pm
  • Cost: Complimentary
  • Location: BU Beach, Bay State Road

CFA Distinguished Alumni Awards Ceremony & Reception

Event | September 19th, 2014 in

College of Fine Arts Distinguished Alumni Awards Ceremony & Reception

The College of Fine Arts invites you to celebrate the recipients of our 2014 Distinguished Alumni Awards: Peter Del Vecho (’80), Academy Award-winning producer of Frozen, Frank Ginsberg (’65), Founder, Chairman, CEO of AFG&, and Phyllis Hoffman (’61, ’67), Professor of Music at Boston University. Join us, along with emcee David Garrison (’74), to honor their outstanding achievements and contributions to the arts.

  • Date: Friday, September 19
  • Time: Cocktails at 6pm | Awards Presentation at 7pm
  • Cost: Complimentary
  • Location: 808 Gallery, 808 Commonwealth Avenue, Boston

CFA undergraduate art showcase reception

Event | September 19th, 2014 in

College of Fine Arts Undergraduate Art Showcase Reception

Join us at this annual exhibition and celebration of undergraduate work. RSVPs to this event are recommended but not required.

  • Date: Friday, September 19
  • Time: 4pm – TBD
  • Cost: Complimentary
  • Location: The 808 Gallery, 808 Commonwealth Avenue

2nd Annual BU Arts Crawl

Event | September 19th, 2014 in

2nd Annual BU Arts Crawl

Check out some of the extraordinary arts offerings at BU! Alumni may pick up a full schedule of the Arts Crawl at the GSU Plaza at 775 Commonwealth Avenue. Students can check in at the GSU Plaza, where you can pick up your Boston Symphony Orchestra College Card, get some great swag, and enter our raffle to win some fantastic prizes including 2 passes to the Museum of Science, tickets to Boston Playwrights’ Theatre, and 2 tickets to any show with SpeakEasy Stage this season. Full schedule at bu.edu/arts/crawl.

  • Date: Friday, September 19
  • Time: 12pm-10:30pm
  • Cost: Complimentary
  • Location: Various locations around campus

Todd Hido: Excerpts from Silver Meadows

Event | September 18th, 2014 in

Todd Hido: Excerpts from Silver Meadows

The exhibition features over 100 of the internationally renowned photographer’s most recent works. Hido’s work is cinematic in scope, and offers a darkly dramatic glimpse into a world that reflects both the alienation and dislocation of suburban America and the inspiration of noir film and literature. A major new monograph published by Nazraeli Press accompanies the exhibition.

  • Date: Thursday, September 18
  • Time: 10am – 5pm
  • Cost: Complimentary
  • Location: BU Art Gallery at Stone Gallery, 855 Commonwealth Avenue