Topic: College of Fine Arts

New Interpretation for Aztec Sun Stone Shows It Is a Named P

Feb. 22, 2018
Aztec Sun Stone

Art history professor David Stuart argues that the image on the Aztec Sun Stone is a named portrait of the ruler Montezuma II as a “sun king.”  

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Why a Chemistry Major Needs to Know Design Thinking

Feb. 5, 2018
Design thinking

Doreen Lorenzo, who is leading efforts to integrate design thinking into the curriculum at UT Austin, explains what design thinking is and why all students should learn it. 

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New School of Design and Creative Technologies Launched

Sept. 7, 2017
Doreen Lorenzo works with Design students. Photo by Michelle Harris.

The University of Texas at Austin has created the School of Design and Creative Technologies. 

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Opera Brings Story of Frida Kahlo and Diego Rivera to Life

Aug. 3, 2017
"The Last Dream of Frida & Diego"

A Spanish-language opera about artists Frida Kahlo and Diego Rivera has been co-commissioned by UT's College of Fine Arts, the Fort Worth Opera, the San Diego Opera and DePauw University. 

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Center for Integrated Design Launches Microcredit Program

Dec. 7, 2016
Post-Its on a wall describing design thinking at UT

UT's Center for Integrated Design is expanding its course offerings to include microcredit courses. 

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