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College of Fine Arts

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  • Art + Design

    Emphasizing scholarly and creative research, our innovative programs reflect contemporary practices that are responsive to the dynamic field of the visual arts, preparing students for enduring careers in the arts and beyond.

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  • Music

    With a focus on creating confident, creative, and skilled professional musicians, our programs are designed to enhance musical knowledge and skill through participation in a wide variety of courses, studies, ensembles, and field experiences.

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  • Theater

    Hone your craft through imagination, discipline, and conviction. We challenge our students to engage critically and creatively with research, the arts, and the world to prepare them for leadership roles as artists and citizens.

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  • Dance

    Join us to engage in choreography, performance and production, integrated with theoretical, historical, cultural and practical studies in dance. We cultivate an understanding and practice of collaboration, which encompasses communication, creativity, diversity, and adaptability that facilitate living in a complex world.

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  • Film

    Since its beginning in the 1970s, the Film program has been preparing students for film and video careers in higher education, and for success in the motion picture and television industry. Join our award-winning professional faculty and superb facilities and equipment rivaled by no other program in Ohio or the region.

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  • Interdisciplinary Arts

    Explore the dynamic world of interdisciplinary scholarship and creation— we ask complex or vexing questions that cannot be answered adequately within the boundaries of any single discipline, within the field of the arts.

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    Theater welcomes multidisciplinary artist and actor, Ally Poole, to its performance faculty roster, Fall 2021

    May 3, 2021

    The School of Theater and the College of Fine Arts announcing the newest faculty addition, Ally Poole, into the performance program starting fall 2021.

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    CoArts’ hand in building creative placemaking with Mt. Zion Baptist Church realizes positive ripple effects

    April 30, 2021

    The Ohio Valley Center for Collaborative Arts (CoArts) is where the arts and community building intersect.

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    Spike Lee Award winning filmmaker makes virtual visit with School of Film Students

    April 28, 2021

    After seven weeks of film production with new COVID-19 guidelines that pushed back timelines, Ohio University College of Fine Arts’ School of Film welcomed award-winning film maker, Aisha Ford.

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    Graduate students win prestigious Parry/Billman Fine Arts Award

    April 17, 2021

    The College of Fine Arts offers various levels of funding support for students’ creative projects, one being the prestigious I. Hollis Parry/Ann Billman Fine Arts Award.

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Wednesday, May 12 Perceive with Caution: A Kennedy Museum of Art Merging Concepts Exhibition 9:00 AM — 5:00 PM Kennedy Museum of Art (Lin Hall)
Thursday, May 13 Perceive with Caution: A Kennedy Museum of Art Merging Concepts Exhibition 9:00 AM — 5:00 PM Kennedy Museum of Art (Lin Hall)
Friday, May 14 Perceive with Caution: A Kennedy Museum of Art Merging Concepts Exhibition 9:00 AM — 5:00 PM Kennedy Museum of Art (Lin Hall)
Friday, May 14 PARTIAL BODY: MFA Thesis by Lalana Fedorschak 1:00 PM — 6:00 PM Majestic Galleries
Saturday, May 15 PARTIAL BODY: MFA Thesis by Lalana Fedorschak 1:00 PM — 6:00 PM Majestic Galleries
Sunday, May 16 PARTIAL BODY: MFA Thesis by Lalana Fedorschak 1:00 PM — 6:00 PM Majestic Galleries