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Tuesday, November 25, 2014

Carnegie Mellon's Miller Gallery Opens Armin Hofmann Exhibition, Sponsored by School of Design Through March 2015

Armin HofmanDuring his many years as a teacher at institutions across the world, the legendary Swiss graphic designer accumulated a treasure-trove of experiences and findings on the subject of color. Following his retirement, he produced 20 silkscreen portfolios, each containing 12 compositions. The Miller exhibition will showcase one of Hofmann's portfolios, as well as 18 studies of the prints as a part of "Farbe / Color."
Friday, November 21, 2014

Go Behind the Scenes at Carnegie Mellon School of Art Open Studio, Dec. 5

Open Studio DayThe seventh annual Open Studio from 5-10 p.m., Friday, Dec. 5, in the College of Fine Arts building will feature more than 50 undergraduate and graduate artist studios with work-in-progress spanning sculpture, painting, video, gaming, performance, interactive art and more. MORE
Monday, November 17, 2014

Carnegie Mellon School of Music Renames Recording Studio in Recognition of Generous Gift From Nick and Kimi Vlahakis

Kimi and Nick VlahakisTheir two-part gift includes a substantial annual gift to support regular studio operations, and a planned gift of $1 million that will be used to help ensure the studio's effective operation in perpetuity, and to support undergraduate merit scholarships and operations in the School of Music. MORE
Monday, November 10, 2014

CMU's School of Drama presents "Trojan Women: A Love Story" by Charles L. Mee, Directed by Jed Allen Harris

Trojan WomenThis new adaptation of a Greek classic reflects the damage over 2,000 years of war has wrought on humanity since Euripides' original play. "Trojan Women: A Love Story" opens at the Philip Chosky Theater at 8 p.m., Thursday, Nov. 13, and runs through Nov. 22. To purchase tickets, call the box office at 412-268-2407 between noon and 5 p.m. MORE
Thursday, October 9, 2014

Carnegie Mellon's School of Drama Presents Cabaret Evening Featuring Acclaimed Artist Andrew Lippa

Andrew LippaLippa, a composer and songwriter best known for his music and lyrics for Broadway musicals such as "The Addams Family," "Big Fish" and "The Wild Party," will accompany the musical theater ensemble of Carnegie Mellon's School of Drama for an evening of song Sunday, Oct. 26, at CLO Cabaret at Theater Square. MORE
Wednesday, October 8, 2014

"Neurons and Other Memories" Opens at CMU's Miller Gallery

Brain ArtCurated by Adjunct Associate Professor Patricia Maurides in collaboration with the Center for Neural Basis of Cognition (CNBC), a joint program between CMU and the University of Pittsburgh, the exhibition features investigations, translations and reflections of neural mechanisms by artists and neuroscientists. The exhibit runs Oct. 10 - 26.