Topic: Arts

9 Reasons UT Loves the NEA and NEH

Dec. 7, 2015
UT Austin students in Shakespeare at Winedale

From Shakespeare at Winedale to archaeology in Greece, here are nine reasons UT loves the National Endowments for the Arts and Humanities on their 50th anniversary, as their chairs visit campus.

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NEA and NEH Chairs Mark 50 Years With Talk at UT Austin

Dec. 2, 2015
Lyndon Baines Johnson

The University of Texas at Austin will host a conversation with National Endowment for the Arts Chairman Jane Chu and National Endowment for the Humanities Chairman William D. Adams to celebrate the 50th anniversary of the founding of the NEA and NEH. 

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Professor Aims to Expand Art Audiences With $3.5M Grant

July 22, 2015
Francie Ostrower

Professor Francie Ostrower is the recipient of a $3.5 million grant from The Wallace Foundation to study how performing arts organizations can develop approaches to attracting new audiences with the aim of generating useful lessons for arts organizations across the nation.

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Austin's Cultural Campus and the Butler School of Music Present Concert Crawl

April 9, 2012

Event: Visitors will be able to attend 20-minute, casual chamber music concerts at four of The University of Texas at Austin's acclaimed museums.

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Rifkin Resigns as Director of the Blanton Museum of Art

April 27, 2011

Dr. Ned Rifkin, director of the Blanton Museum of Art, will resign from that position May 31 to commit full time to scholarly work and teaching at The University of Texas at Austin.

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