Category: Visual Arts

Take a Tour of BU College of Fine Arts

  Another typical day at the College of Fine Arts! From orchestra rehearsal to kinetic sculptures to the light & sound lab at Booth Theatre, there is always something amazing happening within the walls of CFA. Take a peek behind-the-scenes of some of our favorite spaces! Established in 1954, Boston University College of Fine Arts […]

Categories: Music, Opera, Theatre, Visual Arts

Drawing Students Learn from Observation at the BU Biology Natural History Museum

  Skulls, insects, and stuffed mammals fill the shelves at the Boston University Biology Natural History Museum. It’s a bit quirky and maybe even a bit spooky if you don’t like taxidermy, but it’s the perfect spot for Assistant Professor Lucy Kim to teach School of Visual Arts students how to draw from observation rather […]

Categories: Visual Arts

11/2: MFA Graphic Design Open Studios

  MFA Graphic Design Open Studios 808 Commonwealth Avenue Friday, November 2 5 pm: MFA and Graduate Certificate Info Session 6-8 pm: Open Studios Join the current Graphic Design students and faculty for a showcase of student work in the MFA studios. The evening will begin with an information session for the MFA program and […]

Categories: events, Visual Arts

A Few Conversations Between Women: Breehan James & Madeleine Bialke (CFA’16)

As part of the exhibition “A Few Conversations Between Women” at the Boston University Art Galleries, we asked BU faculty and alumni to discuss their work, their influences, and what community means to them. Episode 1 features Painting professor Breehan James and alum Madeleine Bialke (CFA 16). About the Exhibition: A Few Conversations Between Women stimulates […]

Categories: Alumni News, BUAG, Visual Arts
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October 23: Visiting Artist Mernet Larsen

Visiting Artist: Mernet Larsen (Tim Hamill Lecture) Tuesday, October 23, 6:30 pm Jacob Sleeper Auditorium, 871 Commonwealth Ave. Since the late 1970s, Mernet Larsen has engaged with the history and idioms of geometric abstraction. In the early 2000s her work took a crucial turn, developing a unique marriage of abstraction and figuration that has been […]

Categories: events, Visual Arts
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CFA Printmaking professor to show work at solo exhibition in Poland

Eclipse and Deluge: Accidental Powers and Oblique Contingencies International-award-winning work of Deborah Cornell will be featured at Krakow, Poland’s International Culture Center (July 5 – August 5, 2018) The exhibition “Eclipse and Deluge: Accidental Powers and Oblique Contingencies” features the award-winning work of Deborah Cornell, Associate Professor and Head of Printmaking at the School of […]

Categories: Visual Arts

2018 Kahn Career Entry Awards

Boston University College of Fine Arts presents three students with prestigious Esther B. and Albert S. Kahn Career Entry Awards Boston University College of Fine Arts is pleased to announce the winners of this year’s Esther B. and Albert S. Kahn Career Entry Award: Alia Coleman, from the School of Visual Arts’ Graduate Sculpture program, Murat […]

Categories: Music, Theatre, Visual Arts