Art That Ignites the Senses

Arizona Arts features immersive, interactive art experiences through Arizona Arts Live, School of Art, Center For Creative Photography, and UAMA. These exhibits put you front and center in the middle of the action, creating a hands-on arts experience perfect for Instagramming or just savoring.

Arizona Arts at SXSW 2022, a look back

Arizona Arts at SXSW 2022, a look backLEARN MORE

The Arizona Wonder House was a hit at SXSW 2022, in large part thanks to the students, staff, faculty and alumni of Arizona Arts.

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Arizona Arts at SXSW 2022, a look back

StellarScape awarded Sensor Lab seed grant

StellarScape awarded Sensor Lab seed grantLEARN MORE

Yuanyuan “Kay” He has been awarded a University of Arizona Health Sciences' Sensor Lab seed grant for her immersive, multimedia production, StellarScape; one of eight

Yuanyuan “Kay” He has been awarded a University of

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StellarScape awarded Sensor Lab seed grant

Creating space and support for emergent artists

Creating space and support for emergent artistsLEARN MORE

SALON aims to provide an opportunity for emergent artists whose voices have been historically underrepresented in performing and visual arts.

SALON aims to provide an opportunity for emergent artists

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Creating space and support for emergent artists

Advancing the relationship between the arts and health

Advancing the relationship between the arts and healthLEARN MORE

In 2021, artist Rebecca Thompson (BS '85) conducted two studies exploring and advancing the relationship between the arts and health. 

In 2021, artist Rebecca Thompson (BS '85) conducted two

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Advancing the relationship between the arts and health

StellarScape tells an immersive, multimedia story of a star

StellarScape tells an immersive, multimedia story of a starLEARN MORE

StellarScape tells an immersive, multimedia story of a star in music, dance, and cinematography with astrophysical simulation. 

StellarScape tells an immersive, multimedia story of a star

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StellarScape tells an immersive, multimedia story of a star

Creative Encounters in Awe Walking

Creative Encounters in Awe WalkingLEARN MORE

Recent neuroscience research shows that going on awe walks, looking for things that inspire childlike wonder, can promote wellness.

Recent neuroscience research shows that going on awe walks,

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Creative Encounters in Awe Walking

Arizona Arts in Austin

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Arizona Arts students, faculty, and alumni will show SXSW the quality and diversity of the arts, artists, and creative inquiry in Tucson.

Arizona Arts students, faculty, and alumni will show SXSW

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Arizona Arts in Austin

Medici Mondays: Hannah Hutchins

Medici Mondays: Hannah HutchinsLEARN MORE

This past summer Hannah Hutchins took virtual lessons from master drummers in Ghana, West Africa, thanks to support from the College of Fine Arts’ Medici Circle

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Medici Mondays: Hannah Hutchins

Audition Anxiety: The stressful process of baring your soul

Audition Anxiety: The stressful process of baring your soulLEARN MORE

How to deal with audition anxiety that nerve-wracking process of baring your soul for a panel of complete strangers.

How to deal with audition anxiety that nerve-wracking

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Audition Anxiety: The stressful process of baring your soul

CFA, Eller collaborate on Arts Administration minor

CFA, Eller collaborate on Arts Administration minorLEARN MORE

CFA, Eller collaborate on minor, Arts Administration, to teach students the business side of the arts behind the curtain. 

CFA, Eller collaborate on minor, Arts Administration, to

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CFA, Eller collaborate on Arts Administration minor

Arizona Arts launches Signature Series 2021

Arizona Arts launches Signature Series 2021LEARN MORE

Arizona Arts launches 'Signature Series,' a new series showcases the division's most compelling, engaging arts events on and off campus. 

Arizona Arts launches 'Signature Series,' a new series

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Arizona Arts launches Signature Series 2021

Arizona Arts Live launches 2021-22 season

Arizona Arts Live launches 2021-22 seasonLEARN MORE

Arizona Arts Live launches its second season this fall with Jon Batiste, Mark Morris Dance Group, and Kronos Quartet all part of a lineup.

Arizona Arts Live launches its second season this fall with

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Arizona Arts Live launches 2021-22 season

TFTV announces 2021-22 theatre season

TFTV announces 2021-22 theatre seasonLEARN MORE

The 2021/2022 theatre season opens in October with Stephen Sondheim’s “Into the Woods,” the School of Theatre, Film & Television announced.

The 2021/2022 theatre season opens in October with Stephen

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TFTV announces 2021-22 theatre season

Embrace exactly who you are in Mapping Q workshops

Embrace exactly who you are in Mapping Q workshopsLEARN MORE

This summer's Mapping Q fashion and identity workshop will focus on LGTBQ+ identities, art making, self-care, and experiences through art.

This summer's Mapping Q fashion and identity workshop will

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Embrace exactly who you are in Mapping Q workshops

'Tangencies' brings people together at Biosphere 2

'Tangencies' brings people together at Biosphere 2LEARN MORE

Recent School of Art MFA graduate Benjamin Dearstyne Hoste brought his interactive art installation "Tangencies" to Biosphere 2 in late May.

Recent School of Art MFA graduate Benjamin Dearstyne Hoste

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'Tangencies' brings people together at Biosphere 2

Farbrook's "Soul Crushing Machine" now on view at Meow Wolf's Omega Mart

Farbrook's "Soul Crushing Machine" now on view at Meow Wolf's Omega MartLEARN MORE

University of Arizona School of Art's Joseph Farbrook’s interactive art installation, “Soul Crushing Machine,” is featured as a permanent installation in Meow Wolf’s Omega

University of Arizona School of Art's Joseph Farbrook’s

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Farbrook's

Immerse yourself in the UAMA 3D galleries

Immerse yourself in the UAMA 3D galleriesLEARN MORE

UAMA has virtually hung two exhibitions to recreate the gallery experience, turning to technology to create an immersive experience.

UAMA has virtually hung two exhibitions to recreate the

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Immerse yourself in the UAMA 3D galleries

Racial Justice Studio to promote understanding of anti-racism

Racial Justice Studio to promote understanding of anti-racismLEARN MORE

Arizona Arts launches the Racial Justice Studio to promote a deep understanding of anti-racism by centering artistic and creative practice.

Arizona Arts launches the Racial Justice Studio to promote

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Racial Justice Studio to promote understanding of anti-racism
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CUES Spanning Boundaries Challenge

CUES Spanning Boundaries ChallengeLEARN MORE

School of Art’s Nicole Antebi has been selected for the Center for University Education Scholarship (CUES) 2022 Spanning Boundaries Team.

School of Art’s Nicole Antebi has been selected for the

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CUES Spanning Boundaries Challenge

Choreographer Joe Tremaine given honorary degree

Choreographer Joe Tremaine given honorary degreeLEARN MORE

The University of Arizona bestowed choreographer Joe Tremaine with an Honorary Doctor of Fine Arts degree during the University Commencement.

The University of Arizona bestowed choreographer Joe

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Choreographer Joe Tremaine given honorary degree

For Katie Baird falling into music was a happy accident

For Katie Baird falling into music was a happy accidentLEARN MORE

Everyone falls into their passion their own way. Maybe an early trip to an art museum or a concert provides a spark of inspiration. For senior violist Katie Baird falling into

Everyone falls into their passion their own way. Maybe an

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For Katie Baird falling into music was a happy accident

Duane Cyrus appointed School of Dance director

Duane Cyrus appointed School of Dance directorLEARN MORE

Duane Cyrus has been appointed the Director for the University of Arizona School of Dance, beginning July 1. 

Duane Cyrus has been appointed the Director for the

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Duane Cyrus appointed School of Dance director

CFA faculty awarded RII production seed grants

CFA faculty awarded RII production seed grantsLEARN MORE

The University of Arizona Office for Research, Innovation and Impact has awarded its 2022-2023 production seed grants to CFA group projects.

The University of Arizona Office for Research, Innovation

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CFA faculty awarded RII production seed grants

2022 student awards announced at CFA spring graduations

2022 student awards announced at CFA spring graduationsLEARN MORE

At the College of Fine Arts Spring Graduations in May, each of the four schools announced award winners for Outstanding Senior and GTA.

At the College of Fine Arts Spring Graduations in May,

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2022 student awards announced at CFA spring graduations
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