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Q&A with Hila Landesman (CAS’13)

November 13th, 2013 in CFA, CFA Newsmakers, Visual Arts.

Hila Landesman (CAS’13) majored in Economics and Environmental Policy as an undergrad at BU, but like so many, she was drawn to arts electives. Hila enrolled in Site Specific Design with Professor Hugh O’Donnell, an internationally recognized artist and Professor of Painting at BU College of Fine Arts since 1996. More

Boston University College of Fine Arts School of Music Presents Boston University Symphony Orchestra and Symphonic Chorus at Symphony Hall

November 12th, 2013 in CFA, Music.

Conducted by Ann Howard Jones, BU performs music by Ralph Vaughan Williams, Francis Poulenc, and Charles Ives at Boston’s Symphony Hall — Monday, November 18 Boston, MA – On Monday, November 18, the School of Music at the College of Fine Arts (CFA) at Boston University will perform the first of... More

BCAP STAGES STEVEN BERKOFF’S ADAPTATION OF KAFKA’S METAMORPHOSIS

November 5th, 2013 in CFA, Theatre.

(BOSTON) - The Boston Center for American Performance (BCAP) continues its sixth season with Steven Berkoff’s METAMORPHOSIS, based on the novel by Franz Kafka about a man, Gregor Samsa, who wakes one morning to find himself transformed into a giant insect. The production is directed by Elaine... More

Boston University Art Gallery at the Stone Gallery presents Elements, Rudiments, and Principles

November 5th, 2013 in BUAG, CFA, Visual Arts.

Group show brings together photography, painting, sculpture, and new media that address visual expressions of the spiritual — November 8 – December 20 Boston, MA – Boston University Art Gallery at the Stone Gallery is proud to present Elements, Rudiments, and Principles, a group show including work by thirteen artists: Brian... More

Boston University College of Fine Arts presents Anthony di Bonaventura Memorial Concert

October 24th, 2013 in CFA, Music.

A celebration of the life of a beloved pianist and teacher — October 29 Boston, MA – The School of Music at the College of Fine Arts at Boston University is pleased to present the Anthony di Bonaventura Memorial Concert in memory of beloved School of Music Professor Anthony di Bonaventura... More

Symphony World Series features two members of the CFA Community

October 24th, 2013 in CFA, CFA Newsmakers, Music.

When it comes to the Symphony World Series, The College of Fine Arts is happy to say that we have starting players on both teams! Congratulations to Karin Bliznik SOM '06, who leads up the St. Louis Symphony portion, and School of Music Tuba Professor/Boston Symphony member Mike Roylance!

New Repertory Theatre and Boston Center for American Performance present Classic Repertory Company’s A Midsummer Night’s Dream

October 22nd, 2013 in Alumni, Theatre.

Featuring six Boston University College of Fine Arts alumni, New Rep’s Classic Repertory Company brings the Bard’s enchanting tale to Boston University Theatre for one night only — October 25, 2013. Boston, MA – New Repertory Theatre and Boston Center for American Performance are pleased to present Classic Repertory Company's  A... More

Boston University College of Fine Arts and The Boston Printmakers present the 2013 North American Print Biennial

October 22nd, 2013 in CFA, Visual Arts.

Boston, MA – The School of Visual Arts at the College of Fine Arts at Boston University and The Boston Printmakers are proud to present the 2013 North American Print Biennial at 808 Gallery — October 27 – December 20, 2013. 2013 North American Print Biennial Dates: Sunday, October 27... More

All members of the BU Student Body are invited to audition for Pacific Overtures

October 4th, 2013 in CFA, Theatre.

The College of Fine Arts School of Theatre invites all members of the BU student body to audition for the School's upcoming production of Stephen Sondheim's PACIFIC OVERTURES. AUDITION DETAILS Auditions will be held Wednesday, 10/9, from 5-6:30pm in the CFA TheatreLab at 855 Commonwealth. Please sign up for... More

Laser Beams Across the Sky Over Boston University Campus Art Installation — October 10–13

October 3rd, 2013 in CFA, Visual Arts.

Public artwork by Florian Dombois comes to BU as metaphorical centerpiece to TransCultural Exchange’s 2013 Engaging Minds Conference Boston, MA – German/Swiss artist Florian Dombois will light up the sky on the Boston University campus through the installation of uboc No. 1 & stuVi2, a temporary, site-specific artwork for TransCultural... More

Boston University College of Fine Arts School of Music Opera Institute and School of Theatre present 17th Annual Fall Fringe Festival

September 23rd, 2013 in CFA, Music, Opera, Theatre.

Featuring new or rarely performed significant works in the opera and theatre repertoire, October 4–27 Boston, MA – For 17 years, the Boston University College of Fine Arts annual Fringe Festival has been a popular fixture in CFA’s fall event schedule. A collaboration between the School of Music Opera Institute and... More

Boston University College of Fine Arts announces Wagner in Context

September 19th, 2013 in CFA, Music.

School of Music celebrates bicentennial birthday of Richard Wagner through lectures, roundtable discussions, conversations, and film screenings — a month-long exploration, September 30–October 23 Boston, MA – In celebration of the bicentennial birthday of Richard Wagner, one of the most important and controversial European figures of the nineteenth century, the School... More

Boston University College of Fine Arts announces Global Music Lunchtime Concert Series

September 17th, 2013 in CFA, Music.

CFA’s School of Music and Department of Musicology and Ethnomusicology partner with BU Arts Initiative to present two Fall 2013 concerts by internationally renowned musical groups Boston, MA – The Department of Musicology and Ethnomusicology at the School of Music at the College of Fine Arts at Boston University in collaboration... More

Boston University College of Fine Arts announces Are We Listening?

September 13th, 2013 in CFA, CFA Newsmakers, Music.

School of Music presents symposium on music, change, and challenge — October 25–26 Boston, MA – The School of Music at the College of Fine Arts at Boston University is pleased to announce Are We Listening?, a symposium on music, change, and challenge — October 25–26, 2013. Are We Listening? A symposium on... More

Boston University College of Fine Arts premieres The Legacy of Joe Gifford

September 12th, 2013 in CFA, Theatre.

CFA presents world premiere film screening and post-viewing discussion with beloved professor, moderated by Dance Critic Debra Cash at Tsai Performance Center — September 16, 7pm Boston, MA – Boston University College of Fine Arts is pleased to announce the world premiere film screening of The Legacy of Joe Gifford, a... More