The BU
Arts Initiative

The Boston University Arts Initiative works to deepen the presence and impact of the arts in the academic life of the university, ensuring that the arts are fundamental to the BU student experience.

About Us

Filmmaker Xu Xing: Open Studios
Chat with Xu Xing about filmmaking, camera work, storytelling, & more. Free & Open to all BU Students: Feb. 20
BU Discount: Beauty & The Beast at Wheelock Family Theatre
Use promo code: BUBEAUTY18 for $5 off to Friday night performances: Feb. 9-Mar. 2
Visiting Artist: George Nick
Nationally recognized realist painter based in Boston: Mar. 13
Welcome BU Class of 2022!
Connect with us to explore great arts events and programs all year!
Arts Leadership Minor
The Arts Leadership Minor is available to any undergrad
Poetry as the Heard Word
Does hearing a poem change its meaning?
Marsh Chapel Choir & the Rolling Stones
Marsh Chapel Choir sings “You Can’t Always Get What You Want”
Sounds of BU
Music from BU student groups, BU Band, and the Symphony Orchestra
BU at the Cannes Film Festival
Script for screened short by COM’s Danielpour