Tuesday, February 25, 2020
Fashion in Bloom: UNT Texas Fashion Collection explores how designers have redefined rules of dress for men in NorthPark Center exhibit
DENTON (UNT), Texas — From elaborate, hand-embroidered court dress of the late 1700s to the brightly-hued resort wear of the 1970s, floral menswear isn’t a new fashion trend.
Designers throughout history have redefined rules of dress for men through a flower-inspired aesthetic. “Bloom Men,” an exhibit opening March 3 at NorthPark Center in Dallas, will take a closer look at the use of florals in menswear through clothing from the Texas Fashion Collection at the University of North Texas...
Friday, February 7, 2020
Visiting artists in UNT’s PLATFORM Speaker Series use sound, ceramics and beadwork to give voices to marginalized communities
DENTON (UNT), Texas — Artist Christine Sun Kim, who was born deaf, had long been told sound wasn’t part of her world.
Now, Kim uses the medium of sound in performance and drawing to explore her relationship with spoken languages and her aural environment.
“I actually know sound. I know it so well,” Kim said in her 2015 TED talk. “That it doesn’t have to be something just experienced through the ears. It could be felt tactually, or experienced...
Wednesday, January 22, 2020
yMusic to perform at the University of North Texas
Monday, January 13, 2020
Acclaimed Canadian musician Tanya Tagaq to perform at UNT Feb. 4
What: Tanya Tagaq to perform at the University of North Texas
When: 7:30 p.m. Feb. 4 (Tuesday)
Where: University Union Lyceum, 1155 Union Circle, Denton
Cost: Free, no tickets required
The concert is part of the Mary Jo and V. Lane Rawlins Fine Arts Series at the University of North Texas.
Canadian musician Tanya Tagaq uses a unique instrument – her throat – to express her songs that tackle tough social issues...
Tuesday, December 3, 2019
UNT Opera productions recognized as top in U.S. by National Opera Association
Wednesday, October 30, 2019
Emmy-winning composer Bruce Broughton to donate music scores to UNT Music Library
Monday, October 28, 2019
UNT’s One O'Clock Lab Band invited to perform at Lincoln Center
Tuesday, October 22, 2019
UNT to host inaugural international jazz trombone competition Oct. 26
DENTON (UNT), Texas — Trombone players from around the world will be travelling to Denton this week for the inaugural BAC Instruments/University of North Texas Jazz Trombone Day and Competition.
Saturday’s event will include:
- Educational workshops taught by UNT College of Music faculty and graduate students
- Final round of a competition featuring...
Friday, October 11, 2019
UNT's Texas Center for Performing Arts Health, Denton ISD collaborate to teach performing artists practices that will keep them safe and healthy
Tuesday, October 8, 2019
UNT celebrates opening of newly renovated, expanded College of Visual Arts and Design
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DENTON (UNT), Texas — The University of North Texas is celebrating its new $70 million College of Visual Arts and Design building with a ribbon cutting, exhibition and open house this week.
The expanded and renovated four-story art building provides a world-class space for the college’s unique resources and award-winning programs in art education, art history, design...