Tag: College of Fine Arts

BU College of Fine Arts Announces Uzo Aduba as 2017 Convocation Speaker

CFA welcomes back award-winning actress and BU College of Fine Arts alumna for May 20th address Boston, MA – The College of Fine Arts (CFA) at Boston University proudly announces that Uzo Aduba (CFA’05), the award-winning actress currently starring as Suzanne “Crazy Eyes” Warren in the critically-acclaimed Netflix Original Series ORANGE IS THE NEW BLACK, […]

Graduate Painting Student Kayla Suverkrubbe (CFA’17) Named Among “Six to Watch” by Boston Globe

Read the original article here. Expect to see more in the future from these up-and-coming artists KAYLA SUVERKRUBBE, 25 Painting Boston University Suverkrubbe’s squirmy, giant, shaped canvas bubbles off the wall, which makes sense, given the gyrations of the people depicted on it. It’s a comic marvel of sex and gore, with hearts bursting from […]

Categories: Visual Arts

CFA Alum Greg Hildreth (’05) Cast as Olaf in Broadway production of FROZEN

We couldn’t be more proud of Greg Hildreth (CFA’05) for taking on the role of our favorite summer-loving snowman Olaf in the just announced Broadway production of FROZEN! Congratulations, Greg! #myCFA#BUtheatre #proudtoBU  

Categories: Alumni News

BU Opera Institute Stages LE NOZZE DI FIGARO

Le nozze di Figaro, “the Perfect Opera” Mozart favorite is CFA’s current offering In the video above, watch the finale from Act II of the CFA production of Mozart’s Le nozze di Figaro, being performed at the BU Theatre through Sunday, April 23. Published by BU Today, April 20, 2017 By Susan Seligson. Video by […]


Video: 3 Steps to Prepare a College Art Portfolio

Applying to art school? You’ll probably need a portfolio as part of your application. We’ve broken it down to 3 steps to help guide you in putting together a stellar portfolio that will get you into your first-choice college. Boston University School of Visual Arts offers BFA degrees with majors in Painting, Graphic Design, Sculpture, Printmaking, and Art Education. […]

Schools: Visual Arts

Josephine Halvorson joins CFA as Professor of Painting

  The Boston University School of Visual Arts is pleased to announce the appointment of Josephine Halvorson as Professor of Art and Chair of Graduate Studies in Painting. Halvorson succeeds John Walker, who led the program from 1999 to 2015. She begins her new role at Boston University in the Fall 2016 semester. “From the […]

Categories: Visual Arts
Schools: 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
Schools: Music Theatre

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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2016 MFA Thesis Exhibitions

April 8–24, 2016 Opening Reception: Friday, April 8, 6–8 pm 808 Gallery 808 Commonwealth Ave. open daily, 12–5 pm Stone Gallery 855 Commonwealth Ave. Tuesday–Sunday, 12–5 pm The culmination of two years of intensive work by the MFA candidates at Boston University, the Thesis Exhibitions feature work in Painting, Sculpture and Graphic Design at two […]

Categories: events, Visual Arts
Schools: Visual Arts

Artists at Work: A Conversation on Art and Labor

Wednesday, March 23, 6 pm Room 500, fifth floor 855 Commonwealth Avenue, Boston University This lecture and conversation will address some of the key issues affecting working artists today. Lise Soskolne of W.A.G.E. (Working Artists and the Greater Economy) and Dushko Petrovich (founder of Adjunct Commuter Weekly) are artists and organizers creatively rethinking the potential […]

Categories: events, Visual Arts
Schools: Visual Arts