Our students shine.

Our fine and performing art students presented stellar work during Celebration of the Arts 2018, an annual presentation of excellence at the Schuster Performing Arts Center.

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Fine and Performing Arts

Arts at the University of Dayton

The Department of Art and Design presents Place Value, an exhibition of works by University of Dayton part time faculty in the Radial Gallery, Sept. 6-20. Enjoy this and other inspiring arts experiences during the fall 2018 semester.

Fine and Performing Arts

Dayton Funk Symposium

Dayton has given the world the cash register, electric car starter and pop-top can, among other innovations. The city also helped fuel the 1970s funk music boom, with nearly a dozen Dayton bands on major record labels during the latter half of that decade, including the Ohio Players, Lakeside and Heatwave.

Experiential Learning

Global Art Education

University of Dayton senior Mary Guida blazed a potential new path for art education majors this summer, teaching art classes at a Marianist school in Santiago, Chile, to pilot a proposed global experiential learning program.

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Fall 2018 Events (pdf)

Watch highlights of the 2018 Celebration of the Arts.