Arts and Music

01/30/2018 - 8:59am

Nada Shabout, art history professor and coordinator of the Contemporary Arab and Muslim Cultural Studies Initiative in the College of Visual Arts and Design, has earned a $50,000 Creative Capital | Andy Warhol Foundation Arts Writers Grant.

01/29/2018 - 3:47pm

Two University of North Texas alumni were part of projects that earned three awards at the 60th Annual Grammy Awards on Sunday (Jan. 28). 

01/29/2018 - 11:11am

The newest exhibition at UNT on the Square shows metalsmithing and jewelry from artists who do more than put beads on a string – alongside the work of the people who inspired them. The Metalsmithing and Jewelry: Lineages exhibition will run from Feb. 9 (Friday) to March 17 (Saturday). Opening reception is from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. Feb. 9 (Friday).

01/25/2018 - 10:48am

Three upcoming events at the University of North Texas will feature the Paraguayan harp, breathtaking dance moves and a “factory” that reconnects people lost items.

01/22/2018 - 3:47pm

Dancers at the University of North Texas will perform innovative choreography at the Faculty Dance Concert at 8 p.m. Feb. 8-10 (Thursday-Saturday) and 2 p.m. Feb. 11 (Sunday) at the Studio Theatre, Radio Television Film and Performing Arts Building, 1179 Union Circle.

01/11/2018 - 3:55pm

The University of North Texas College of Music is engaging a broader audience by again taking their talents to Moody Performance Hall, located at 2520 Flora St. in Dallas. “UNT Music in the City: When a Ray of Light Meets a Prism,” is at 7:30 p.m. Jan. 26 (Friday).

01/11/2018 - 8:52am

University of North Texas College of Music master’s student Kyle McKay was playing a gig with a band in New England when he noticed what turned out to be a common theme – freelance musicians need help with their finances, including tax preparation. That’s what inspired him to create The Musician’s Bookkeeper.

01/10/2018 - 8:29am

José R. Torres-Ramos, University of North Texas College of Music doctoral student, has received a Fulbright-Hays Doctoral Dissertation Research Abroad Fellowship to study mariachi in Mexico for a year. He is the first UNT Ph.D. student in ethnomusicology to earn this honor.

01/09/2018 - 2:54pm

The University of North Texas College of Music will begin offering the world’s first Ph.D. in music with a concentration in performing arts health in fall 2018. The doctoral degree will focus on hearing, vocal, musculoskeletal and psychological health of musicians and other performing artists.