The Arts

Gallery 11/07/95 is the first memorial gallery in Bosnia and Herzegovina, an exhibition space with documentary and artistic interpretations aiming to preserve the memory of the Srebrenica tragedy and the 8,372 people who perished in the massacres.
Nov. 6, 2019
The Artistic Activism After Atrocity project examines how post-atrocity societies remember and engage with past violence, particularly the role of art in changing minds and attitudes.
Marcel Breuer’s Wassily Chair is a reproduction of the 1925 original. Inspired by the ergonomic principles of the bicycle, Breuer was the first to use tubular steel to make furniture.
Oct. 7, 2019
An interdisciplinary University of Arizona Museum of Art exhibition and lectures examine the long-standing legacy and influence of a German art school.
The University of Arizona 2018 Graduate String Quartet: (From left) Tiezheng Shen, Diana Chiknaikin, Stella Kim and Laura Cásarez.
Oct. 2, 2019
The University of Arizona ranked No. 11 among all U.S. public institutions in the Arts & Humanities category in the latest Times Higher Education World University Rankings.
This photograph from the Wetherill collection was likely taken between 1915 and 1930, and is one of more than a half-million images being preserved by curators at the Arizona State Museum. (Photo: Wetherill Collection/Arizona State Museum)
July 30, 2019
A new exhibit of documentary photographs became the Arizona State Museum's third collection to be awarded American Treasure status through the federal Save America’s Treasures program.
Pablo Esteban Quiñonez Paz learned to play guitar through Lead Guitar, part of the UA CFA in Schools outreach program. He plans to pursue a degree in music at the UA. (Photo: Bob Demers/UANews)
June 5, 2019
Housed in the UA College of Fine Arts, the CFA in Schools outreach program helps K-12 schools establish classes to teach general music, guitar, drums and dance.
Among the films featured at Tucson Cine Mexico this year is "Guie'dani's Navel," directed by Xavi Sala, which will have its Arizona premiere on March 29. Sótera Cruz (right) stars in the film, which follows a young girl who moves from her Oaxacan village to Mexico City when her mother takes a job as a live-in maid for a wealthy family.
March 22, 2019
Tucson Cine Mexico features free screenings of Spanish-language films, with English subtitles, and discussions with Mexican filmmakers.
"Art and health should not be separate," says medical humanities instructor Ellen Melamed. "They aren’t separate, any more than the mind and the body are separate." (Photo: Michelle Doggett/UA College of Humanities)
March 15, 2019
A new collaboration between the UA College of Medicine – Tucson and the College of Humanities is focusing on teaching medical students empathy and compassion.
Members of Tíolacadh, the UA's traditional Irish music ensemble, learn tunes from each other by ear. (Photo: Bob Demers/UANews)
March 12, 2019
For the UA's Irish music ensemble, rehearsals are about more than just the tunes. "We want to connect, and the music is there to connect everybody," said ensemble director Dawn Corso.
UA musical theater students rehearse with actress Kristin Chenoweth for a one-night performance in Tucson. (Photo: Bob Demers/UANews)
Jan. 23, 2019
Ten UA musical theater students got a special real-world learning experience when they were invited to perform alongside award-winning Broadway, film and television actress Kristin Chenoweth.

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