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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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  • Featured News

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    Tantrum Theater to showcase collaborative improv class with live stream

    October 19, 2020

    Ohio University’s Tantrum Theater is collaborating with The Nest Theatre and Passion Works Studio to conduct a virtual five-week applied improv workshop for School of Theater students and Passion Works artists. The class will conclude with a free performance on Facebook Live.

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    College of Fine Arts installs tent for safe, outdoor rehearsals

    October 14, 2020

    When classes went virtual this spring, the College of Fine Arts, like the rest of Ohio University, pivoted from teaching in traditional studios and classrooms to learning online.

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    Tantrum Theater releases its revised fall season

    October 6, 2020

    The pandemic might have stopped many other theaters across the county from producing work during the pandemic, but Ohio University's Tantrum Theater persevered and continues to produce work with a collective of creative artists. 

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    School of Theater grad offers best practices with audition tech to student actors

    September 25, 2020

    The College of Fine Arts School of Theater welcomed alumna, Lisa Bol, MFA’15, as a College of Fine Arts Visiting Artist to workshop tech used for video auditions with current BFA and MFA student actors.

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Tuesday, October 27 Silver Lining: School of Art + Design Second Year MFA Exhibition 12:00 PM — 4:00 PM Ohio University Art Gallery
Thursday, October 29 Silver Lining: School of Art + Design Second Year MFA Exhibition 3:00 PM — 7:00 PM Ohio University Art Gallery
Friday, October 30 KMA Virtual Portal All Day
Friday, October 30 Roots Madness 6:00 PM
Saturday, October 31 Silver Lining: School of Art + Design Second Year MFA Exhibition 12:00 PM — 4:00 PM Ohio University Art Gallery