Category: CFA

March 21: Visiting Artist Tobias Putrih

Visiting Artist: Tobias Putrih Wednesday, March 21, 5:30pm Room 303, 808 Building, 3rd Floor Tobias Putrih deals with artworks as proposals, maquettes, or models—exploratory assertions of radical possibilities, the idea of the monument re-conceptualized as something momentary and experimental. His practice engages 20th century avant-gardes, particularly utopian and visionary concepts of architecture and design, through a […]

Categories: events, Visual Arts
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Get Involved with CFA Arts Leadership & Innovation

Arts Leadership & Innovation is inviting all CFA students to participate in a series of interactive conversations on what artists and creative professionals need to thrive in the 21st century. Your input will help us shape a new initiative that supports collaboration, professional development, civic engagement and student innovation across disciplines within the CFA. Please […]

Categories: Arts Leadership

The Art of Protest

In conjunction with Symphony Hall concert, the School of Music & BU Arts Initiative host a discussion on the role of arts in social change Spark Volume 3, Issue 3 | by Emily White Stirring speeches move and motivate crowds. Vibrant homemade signs inspire community, humor, hope. Resonant songs unite millions. Art and creativity have […]

Categories: Ensembles, Music

Listen for the Pindrop at Local Brewery

Musicology PhD student taps in to new audiences with Aeronaut Brewery’s new performance series. Spark Volume 3, Issue 3 | by Emily White Tucked away inside a hidden warehouse in Somerville one stumbles upon local gem Aeronaut Brewing Company, and on the occasional Sunday evening, a remarkable assortment of live music. Home-grown musicians give patrons […]

Categories: Music, Musicology

D+P at BU

Rhinoceros comes alive in new Design & Production Center for Booth Theatre’s first production. Spark Volume 3, Issue 3 | by Emily White Infinite possibilities face the production teams working in the new theatre on Commonwealth Avenue… well, maybe not infinite, but pretty close. The Boston University Joan & Edgar Booth Theatre and College of […]

Categories: Theatre

We the People of CFA: Seeing the Connections & Uniting a Community

Armed with imagination and a love of bold colors, CFA alum Mia Cross creates public art for Boston neighborhood focused on a collective American identity. Spark Volume 3, Issue 3 | by Rebecca McDade Blue. Brown. Green. Hazel. We check boxes indicating our eye color when standing in line at the DMV and in our […]

Categories: Alumni News, Visual Arts

Setting New Stages

The Opera Institute Expands into the Boston Theatre Scene. Spark Volume 3, Issue 3 | by Sydney Narvaez (COM’19) The BU School of Music Opera Institute is immersing itself into the Boston theatre scene with the spring performances of Albert Herring and Pelléas et Mélisande, heading to the stages of Emerson College’s Paramount Center and […]

Categories: Opera

Beyond the Classroom and Into Boston

CFA Students Selected to Display Work for New Audiences at Marketing Conference. Spark Volume 3, Issue 3 | by Daniella Weiss Each year, inbound marketing company HubSpot presents the INBOUND marketing conference right in the heart of Boston. This four-day event draws in marketing specialists, young business professionals, and speakers from around the world to […]

Categories: Visual Arts

In Conversation with the Dean

Harvey Young begins his leadership at CFA. Spark Volume 3, Issue 3| by Emily White Harvey Young the new Dean of the College of Fine Arts, has eagerly jumped into his role leading the dynamic CFA community. Dean Young comes to CFA from Northwestern University, where he was Professor and Chair of Theatre and held […]