Fine and Performing Arts


Arts Events: February 15, 2017

February 15, 2017

ArtsLIVE connects audiences with outstanding, adventurous programing such as the MVP Jazz Quartet and the Del Sol Quartet (pictured). Join us for these and many other inspiring arts experiences during the upcoming weeks.


Faculty Receive Arts Grants

February 14, 2017

Four University of Dayton department of art and design faculty have been awarded grants from Montgomery County to support their artistic endeavors and professional development.


Student Profile: Alexandra Morrissette

February 13, 2017

University of Dayton senior Alexandra Morrissette is being recognized for her abstract paintings, which department of art and design chair Judith Huacuja described as "visually striking, quite large and bold." Morrissette, a fine arts major from Pittsburgh, has been honored with the Award for Excellence in the Visual Arts by the Association of Independent Colleges and Universities in Ohio. She will receive the award in late March and also is a finalist for the Grand Award.


Faculty in the News: February 13, 2017

February 13, 2017

Camilo Pérez-Bustillo, executive director of the Human Rights Center discussed the executive orders on immigration and refugees with several media outlets. See these and other highlights of recent media coverage of College of Arts and Sciences faculty research, scholarship and commentary.


The Marian Library included in visual arts journal

February 13, 2017

"The Marian Library at the University of Dayton in Dayton, Ohio has been blessed with a priest who is passionate about collecting art specifically devoted to the Virgin Mary."


Writers’ Workshop Partnership

February 09, 2017

The University of Dayton and Antioch Writers' Workshop are partnering to serve the Dayton-area creative writing community through educational programming, mentorship, networking and professional development opportunities.


Jazz MVPs

February 07, 2017

Jazz is often regarded as the first great American-born art form. Notably, its origins and success are deeply embedded in African-American cultural history. That legacy will be evident at an ArtsLIVE concert by the MVP Jazz Quartet at 7:30 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 16, in the Jesse Philips Humanities Center's Sears Recital Hall on the University of Dayton campus.


And. Or. Not.

February 03, 2017

When Karen and I first saw the expansive walls in the gallery room at the president’s residence, we immediately and simultaneously expressed our dream: "We have to hang student and faculty art here."


REVIVE: How do we regain strength and move forward?

February 02, 2017

IACT at ArtStreet, in conjunction with UpLift Physical Theatre, will present a one-night installation experience on Wednesday, February 8.


Arts Events: February 1, 2017

February 01, 2017

The department of music presents several concerts in February, featuring department ensembles, bands and orchestras as well as guest performers. We invite you to enjoy these and many other inspiring arts experiences during the upcoming weeks.

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