Category: CFA Newsmakers

CFA Applauds Inspiring Young Alums 2015

BU College of Fine Arts celebrates the 2015 recipients of the Inspiring Young Alumni Awards. From left, Dean ad interim, College of Fine Arts and Professor of Art, Lynne Allen, recipients actor Greg Hildreth (CFA’05) (from left), Emmy-winning actor Uzo Aduba (CFA’05), and designer David Delmar (CFA’06), and event emcee James Demler, a CFA assistant […]

2015 Inspiring Young Alumni Awards

Emmy Award-winning Actress from Orange is The New Black, Uzo Aduba, David Delmar of Resilient Coders, and Broadway actor Greg Hildreth to be honored for their outstanding achievements and contributions to the arts — September 26th. The College of Fine Arts at Boston University is pleased to announce the recipients of the 2015 Inspiring Young […]

CFA joins with Roxbury Prep community to create mural

  Over the last year, Boston University School of Visual Arts and Roxbury Preparatory School at the Lucy Stone Campus formed an ongoing partnership to create transformative arts experiences for students at the charter school and the School of Visual Arts. The partnership consisted of a series of in-school art-making workshops, and culminated in a collaborative […]

Schools: Visual Arts

CFA Student unites Art and Activism at TEDx

Video via TEDxGrandForks Following the tragedy of the Boston Marathon bombing, Taylor Mortell (CFA ‘16), a freshman at the time, felt she needed to do something to help. She quickly cofounded a greater Boston community project called Still Running: An Art Marathon for Boston, a year-long series of free community art-making events called art marathons in […]

Schools: Visual Arts

Nina Tassler (CFA’79) featured on THR’s Power 100 List

Nina Tassler (CFA’79) is among seven Boston University alumni named in the Hollywood Reporter’s annual Power 100 list. As BU Today reported: “In what has become one of the entertainment industry’s most closely watched (and fiercely waged) competitions, the Hollywood Reporter Wednesday announced its annual Women in Entertainment Power 100 list. Topping the list was Bonnie Hammer (CGS’69, COM’71, SED’75), […]

Boston University College of Fine Arts Soprano named Second Place Winner 2014 by The Metropolitan Opera BU School of Music and BU Opera Institute student, Katrina Galka, wins at the New England Regional National Council Auditions

Boston, MA – Boston University College of Fine Arts alumna and soprano, Katrina Galka, was awarded Second Place Winner 2014 in the New England Regional Metropolitan Opera National Council Auditions on Sunday, January 26, 2014 at Jordan Hall. Sponsored by the Metropolitan Opera, the National Council Auditions Program, is designed to “find exceptionally talented opera […]

Categories: CFA Newsmakers, Music

BU Remembers Founding Director of BYSO Dr. Marvin Rabin (1916-2013)

Boston University College of Fine Arts mourns the passing of Dr. Marvin Rabin, former Professor of Music in BU School of Music and founding Music Director of Boston Youth Symphony Orchestras (BYSO). Dr. Rabin passed away on Thursday, December 5th in Wisconsin at the age of 97 after a brief illness. Dr. Rabin founded Greater […]

Categories: CFA Newsmakers, Music