College of Fine Arts

Accomplished pianist visits OHIO, teaches students about becoming "artist citizens”

November 18, 2022 Dominic Cheli visited Ohio University Monday, November 14 to hold a masterclass with piano students and perform for the public that evening in Glidden Recital Hall.

“Hotel Berry” tickets available for in-person and virtual-streamed shows

November 2, 2022 There are a multitude of opportunities from Nov. 17 through Dec. 3, to catch this Tantrum Theater production of an original play set in Athens, Ohio.

College of Fine Arts graphic design grads experience the power of non-profits

October 27, 2022 Two School of Art + Design graduates spent the summer interning with Video/Action, learning video production while educating themselves on the Americans with Disabilities Act and its impact on communities.

Art history senior interns as gallery assistant at the Chautauqua Institute

October 26, 2022 Lessons learned at the intersection of art and business by fourth-year student interning at the Chautauqua Institution.

‘Hotel Berry’ production to tell untold stories of Athens, highlight Black community

October 19, 2022 The story of the Berry Hotel, just one of many untold parts of Athens history, will be taking the stage starting Thursday, Nov. 17.

Venezuelan piano student Alejandro Orta experiences “a very artistic summer”

October 4, 2022 Performance student studies professional piano repair to get fuller understanding of how the instrument works.

An opportunity to explore art in London over winter break

September 28, 2022 Visit major museums, Shakespeare's Globe Theater, the London Eye ferris wheel, and more! Deadline to apply for the winter Exploring Art in London program is early October.

Musical theater student Rhys Carr pushes limits during Maine-based dance intensive

September 16, 2022 The three-weeks with the Bates Dance Festival encouraged Carr to make dance a regular practice in their theatrical life.

Studio Art student gains breadth of experience with Cleveland-based arts triennial

September 14, 2022 Zelda Thayer-Hansen (they/them) logged over 170 hours working with FRONT International in Cleveland this summer, assisting internationally recognized contemporary artists.

School of Film student, Sam Brandes experiences how the arts impact health

September 1, 2022 Sam Brandes, a third-year film student in Ohio University College of Fine Arts’ School of Film, learned how his knowledge of filmmaking could help others express themselves.

Rhude gains independence and confidence during study abroad in Spain

August 10, 2022 When Ohio University student Caroline Rhude heard of the opportunity to study abroad in Spain this summer, she jumped at the chance.

Athens Middle School Drama Club inspires theater etiquette, confidence in students with support from Tantrum Theater and the College of Fine Arts

May 3, 2022 With a robust theater program at both the elementary and high school levels in the Athens City Schools, Rebecca VerNooy saw a gap in education at AMS and the need for youth arts education.

Art therapy student finds space for self within collaborative artmaking

April 27, 2022 Kelsey Griest has always been drawn to making art, independently and together with others. 

Kennedy Museum launches eighth annual exhibition by Museum Studies students

April 18, 2022 Students enrolled in the 2021-22 Museum Studies Certificate Program will present “Connections, Remembered,” at the Kennedy Museum of Art, opening April 22.

Athens Jazz Festival returns to in-person, benefiting students

April 13, 2022 Coming off a virtual event last year, the Athens Jazz Festival was back in-person for its 2022 event.