Topic: College of Fine Arts

Grant Supports Creation of Makerspace in Fine Arts Library

Oct. 29, 2015
The University of Texas Libraries hosts a maker demonstration event at the The Perry-Castañeda Library on campus. A creative

The Hearst Foundations have awarded a $200,000 grant to the Center for Arts and Entertainment Technologies in the College of Fine Arts and the Fine Arts Library at UT Austin to help create a common makerspace.

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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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Design Institute for Health Brings Creativity to Health Ecosystem

March 16, 2015

Two veterans of the pioneering IDEO design firm will lead the Design Institute for Health, a first-of-its-kind institution dedicated to applying design thinking and creative solutions to the nation's health care challenges, and to integrating that perspective into medical education and community health programs.

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Beyond Textbooks: High-tech Tools Help Students Build

Feb. 2, 2015
Beyond Textbooks: High-tech Tools Help Students Build, Create

From robot parts to works of art, maker spaces across the Forty Acres are inspiring students. Check out where students are bringing their ideas to life.

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Former Longhorn Band Director Vincent DiNino Dies at 95

Sept. 10, 2014

Vincent R. DiNinoAUSTIN, Texas The University of Texas at Austin mourns the passing of Vincent R. DiNino, director of bands emeritus. He was 95 years old.

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