Category: CFA

MFA Student Featured in The Boston Globe

Madeleine Bialk, an MFA painting student at the College of Fine Arts, was chosen to be featured in a Boston Globe article introducing emerging artists in Boston. Bialk was chosen along with five other students from universities in and around Boston for the article. Cate McQuaid, writer of “Introducing this year’s class of emerging artists,” wrote […]

Categories: Visual Arts

April 23 & 24: MFA Open Studios

Saturday & Sunday, April 23 & 24, 1-5 pm 808 Commonwealth Ave., 3rd Floor For one weekend, MFA candidates in Painting & Sculpture will open their studios to the public for informal viewing and conversation. In conjunction with the MFA Thesis Exhibitions, on view in 808 Gallery. Featuring: Kamal Ahmad Madeleine Bialke Andy Crusham Shane Davis Adam Eddy Ethan Kolwaite […]

Categories: events, Visual Arts
Schools: Visual Arts

CFA On: Collaboration

When it came time for Yui Kitamura (CFA ’16, Piano Performance & Music Education) to give her senior recital, she knew that she wanted to do something different. So she called on her best friends at CFA, Beverly Diaz, (CFA ’16 Theatre Arts Performance) Maya Carlisle-Swedberg, (CFA ‘16 Sculpture) and Yusi Zhou (CFA ’16 Piano […]

Categories: events, Music, Theatre, Visual Arts

An evening of opera magic and romance.

CFA Stages Britten’s A Midsummer Night’s Dream BU Today In the video above, watch an excerpt from the CFA production of Benjamin Britten’s opera A Midsummer Night’s Dream. In Britten’s version of this famous scene from the Shakespeare classic, the immortal fairy imp Puck does indeed “make an ass” of pompous actor Nick Bottom. 04.14.2016 […]

Categories: events, Opera, Theatre
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College of Fine Arts community stages Instagram Takeover!

For the remainder of the School Year, we’ve invited members of the College of Fine Arts community, including current students, faculty, staff, and alumni to participate in a #myCFAtakeover. Using the College of Fine Arts Instagram, these individuals have offered an exciting a glimpse into the artistic life of the CFA community! Thanks to our […]

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WBUR Artery Praises Boston University Center for New Music

The Artery recently published an article praising Boston University’s Center for New Music. The piece focused on the residency of Beat Furrer, including his lectures, coaching sessions, and performances given at BU and in the Boston area. BU has brought in many composers and performers over the years, including Olga Neuwrith and Du Yun, but […]

Schools: Music

Opera Institute Presents: Benjamin Britten’s A Midsummer Night’s Dream

Set to beautiful and ethereal music, BU Opera Institute and School of Theatre bring Britten’s interpretation of Shakespeare’s classic tale to Boston University Theatre — April 14–17 The School of Music: Opera Institute and School of Theatre at the College of Fine Arts at Boston University are pleased to announce Tara Faircloth as Guest Stage […]

Categories: events, Music, Opera, Theatre
Schools: Music

Global Music Concert Series: Visions of Angkor

Boston University Global Music Concert Series presents Visions of Angkor: Music and Dance from Cambodia and its Diaspora Concert and panel discussion featuring virtuoso musicians from Cambodia alongside the Angkor Dance Troupe from Lowell, MA – April 20th, 2016 GMCS presents a rare opportunity to encounter artistic traditions that were nearly obliterated during the 1975–79 […]

Categories: events, Global Music
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New Frontiers, New Visions, New Music

Center for New Music looks towards the future with residencies and collaborations by Brooke Yarborough   Composition & Theory Professor Joshua Fineberg spoke to us from Berlin, Germany, where he is on a yearlong sabbatical. A powerful force for new classical music in Boston, Dr. Fineberg’s scholarship contributes to the School of Music’s longstanding commitment […]