Arts and Culture

Emory offers degree programs in art history, creative writing, dance, film and media studies, music, theater studies, and visual arts. The Center for Creativity & Arts and 'Creativity: Art & Innovation' foster interdisciplinary creativity.

Arts at Emory hosts more than 300 events in the performing, visual and literary arts annually. The university broadens access through community outreach programs and artist residency programs.

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Photos: Sand Mandala Closing Ceremony

July 26, 2016

Photo collection documenting early days of AIDS epidemic now open at Emory

July 25, 2016

Goizueta alum on the business of show business

July 21, 2016

Get pop-up bargains at museum bookshop

July 5, 2016

July: 10 things to do for $10 or less

July 1, 2016

Art for all: Fahamu Pecou takes his painting to the people

June 30, 2016

Enjoy the lighter side of Shakespeare in 'A Goodly Commodity' exhibit at Woodruff Library

June 28, 2016

Harpists gather at Emory for national conference

June 27, 2016

Trips to Cuba, Bosnia capture cultures in transition

June 14, 2016

Catch campus art exhibits before they end

May 24, 2016

Ryan Sutherland: Undergraduate research creates a musical legacy

May 17, 2016

Photos: Emory Med Art Gala

May 2, 2016

Students create documentary on Syrian refugee education crisis

April 27, 2016

Photos: Shakespeare Battle

April 27, 2016

Redesigned website makes collection of Shakespearean material more accessible

April 26, 2016

Emory history professor lends her scholarly voice to enrich an opera

April 25, 2016

Exhibit explores 100 years of nursing at Emory

April 25, 2016

Student researchers craft 'Resisting Racism' exhibit

April 20, 2016

Theater Emory hosts 12-hour Shakespeare Anniversary Celebration

April 20, 2016

Photos: 'Undertow' by Emory Dance Company

April 19, 2016

Medical school gala seeks Emory artists' works to support free clinics

April 13, 2016

Randy Gue: Passion for punk sparks new library collection

April 11, 2016

Caroline Schmidt: Scholarship in hand, 'natural storyteller' looks to the future

April 7, 2016

No to Yes: Sociologist examines what defines excellence in musical genres

April 7, 2016

Poet Jericho Brown awarded Guggenheim Fellowship

April 6, 2016

'Critical Juncture' conference examines the space where identities collide

April 5, 2016

Photos: International Festival

April 5, 2016

Photos: Barenaked Voices

April 5, 2016

April: 10 things to do for $10 or less

April 4, 2016

International Festival and World Cup Tournament coming up April 1

March 30, 2016

Ecocriticism offers interdisciplinary exploration of literature, environment

March 30, 2016

Get ready for your close-up at Dooley's Week events

March 30, 2016

April arts events include new choreography from the Emory Dance Company

March 30, 2016

'Pre-Texts' learning method uses art to engage complex texts

March 29, 2016

Jennifer Barlament: Emory alumna leads the Atlanta Symphony Orchestra

March 24, 2016

Shakespeare at Emory events lead up to First Folio exhibit

March 22, 2016

Jireh Breon Holder named 2016-18 Emory Playwriting Fellow

March 16, 2016

Debut of shrine exhibit heralds start of Emory's Tibet Week

March 15, 2016

Photos: American College Dance Association conference

March 15, 2016

Acclaimed writer Sherman Alexie visits Emory for reading, lecture

March 15, 2016

Letterpress printer artist Amos P. Kennedy Jr. visits Emory to discuss creativity

March 9, 2016

Student research leads to exhibit of 19th century Asian artifacts

March 9, 2016

Exhibit on Passover Haggadah on view at Pitts Theology Library

March 8, 2016

John Lewis documentary to screen at Emory Law

March 8, 2016

W.E.B. Du Bois' copy of rare anti-slavery book now held by Rose Library

March 7, 2016

John Willingham: Building connections through computers and concerts

March 7, 2016

Woodruff Library celebrates Women's History Month with four exhibits

March 2, 2016

Photos: Poet Rita Dove returns to Emory

March 1, 2016

March: 10 things to do for under $10

March 1, 2016

Emory opens Seamus Heaney's papers to public

Feb. 29, 2016

Traveling exhibit showcases postcards of nurses throughout the 20th century

Feb. 29, 2016

Exploring the impact of creativity in the lives of Emory and its president

Feb. 29, 2016

Behind the curtain of the Academy's old boys' club

Feb. 25, 2016

March calendar includes readings, concerts, films and more

Feb. 24, 2016

Student photography featured in Woodruff Library

Feb. 23, 2016

Pulitzer Prize-winning poet Rita Dove comes to Emory

Feb. 15, 2016

Creativity & Arts Awards rescheduled for Feb. 25

Feb. 11, 2016

Creativity Conversation with President Wagner set for Feb. 24

Feb. 11, 2016

'Music is Medicine' brings memorabilia to Winship Cancer Institute

Feb. 11, 2016

February arts events include Emory Jazz Fest

Feb. 4, 2016

February: 10 things to do for $10 or less

Feb. 2, 2016

Carlos Museum exhibits rare prints of African culture by Austrian artist

Jan. 26, 2016

Brave New Works festival showcases Georgia writers

Jan. 21, 2016

Author to recount shock of family's Nazi past

Jan. 21, 2016

Emory to showcase art and music to increase awareness of Alzheimer's disease

Jan. 18, 2016

Panel discussion focuses on history of Nexus Contemporary Art Center

Jan. 14, 2016

Emory Cinematheque presents French New Wave film series

Jan. 12, 2016

January arts events include concerts, film, theater and more

Jan. 7, 2016

January: 10 things to do for $10 or less

Jan. 5, 2016

Emory experts pick the best films of 2015

Dec. 18, 2015

December: 10 things to do for $10 or less

Nov. 30, 2015

T.S. Eliot prose volume receives Modernist Studies Association prize

Nov. 25, 2015

Celebrate the season with Emory holiday concerts

Nov. 23, 2015

Students collaborate with artists to help nonprofits

Nov. 19, 2015

Emory Dance Company premieres five new works Nov. 19-21

Nov. 18, 2015

Emory Visual Arts Gallery hosts exploration of the female experience

Nov. 17, 2015

Emory joins International Education Week with events Nov. 16-20

Nov. 12, 2015

Talk turkey and make friends with Emory's Thanksgiving Dinner Program

Nov. 12, 2015

Diwali gala offers festive taste of Indian culture

Nov. 12, 2015

'Wayne's World' director Penelope Spheeris to speak at Emory

Nov. 4, 2015

Theater Emory invites audiences to time travel in 'The Meantime'

Nov. 3, 2015

Otis explores the science of creative thought

Jan. 9, 2015