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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'It's in the Cards' exhibit creates art, poetry from old library catalog cards

April 16, 2015

Grimsley takes unvarnished look at racism in 'How I Shed My Skin'

April 13, 2015

Student a cappella groups come together for special performance

April 13, 2015

Persian art lecture reveals beautiful birds on spiritually enchanting quest

April 8, 2015

'Spring for Strings' musical auction set for Saturday

April 6, 2015

April arts events include theater, film, music and more

April 2, 2015

Emory poet Jericho Brown wins prestigious Anisfield-Wolf Book Award

April 2, 2015

Art lecture takes a different view of the heavens

March 31, 2015

Anthropology PhD student explores new approaches to humanitarian photography

March 31, 2015

French-Congolese writer Alain Mabanckou to discuss 'migrant selves'

March 25, 2015

Flannery O'Connor archive helps inspire senior dance thesis

March 24, 2015

Creativity Conversation on sound and sculpture is March 25

March 24, 2015

Poetry, dance and song spotlight India's Telugu arts

March 24, 2015

Slideshow: Catlanta creates art for Dooley's Week

March 24, 2015

Dooley's Week scavenger hunt features custom Catlanta art

March 19, 2015

Tibet Week looks at compassion through its cultural lens

March 19, 2015

Composer, violinist Daniel Roumain returns to Emory for world premiere performance

March 17, 2015

Free concert raises disability awareness with Brazilian fusion

March 17, 2015

Creativity illuminated: Marcus Neustetter to bring light to art

March 15, 2015

Creative Writing Program announces new fellows in fiction, poetry

March 9, 2015

Rushdie celebrated for enriching classroom discussions across Emory

March 5, 2015

'The Americans': The realities of Soviet spies in the U.S.

March 5, 2015

Glenn Chancel Choir performs sacred music of Russia

March 3, 2015

Sharing stories with Salman Rushdie and across the Emory community

March 3, 2015

India Week set for March 16-20

March 2, 2015

Emory to be Georgia site for Shakespeare's First Folio exhibition

Feb. 26, 2015

Sound + Sculpture installation premieres at Emory's Visual Arts Gallery

Feb. 26, 2015

Linda Calloway: Inspired by literature to learn and lead

Feb. 23, 2015

The beautiful mind: 3-D visualizations help illustrate pioneering brain research

Feb. 19, 2015

Trethewey to write poetry column for NYT Magazine

Feb. 19, 2015

Artist and scholar: Fahamu Pecou challenges concepts of black masculinity

Feb. 17, 2015

Salman Rushdie lectures on freedom, liberty and free speech

Feb. 17, 2015

British Poet Laureate Carol Ann Duffy to give free reading at Emory

Feb. 16, 2015

From lab to lens: Professor's photography show benefits Doctors Without Borders

Feb. 13, 2015

Girls: Is romance required in a women-centered show?

Feb. 11, 2015

Rushdie returns to Emory for public lecture, other events

Feb. 3, 2015

Founders Week launches '100 Years in Atlanta' celebration

Feb. 2, 2015

New exhibit explores how stars shone on African art, rituals, stories

Jan. 28, 2015

Bobby Jones exhibition events scheduled at Emory

Jan. 27, 2015

Bobby Jones exhibition opens Feb. 12

Jan. 27, 2015

The NAACP's global fight is Life of the Mind topic

Jan. 27, 2015

Library to exhibit counterculture materials from Danowski collection

Jan. 13, 2015

'Home Grown' film series features movies made in Georgia

Jan. 12, 2015

Carlos Museum welcomes new curator of Egyptian, Nubian, Near Eastern art

Jan. 7, 2015

Top Films of 2014

Dec. 22, 2014

Top 10 Movies of 2014

Dec. 19, 2014

Alumni ink: Tasty books, cultural observations

Dec. 17, 2014

Oxford mural reflects journey into immigration, identity

Dec. 15, 2014

'A Place at the Table' author talks about food, tradition

Dec. 14, 2014

Exodus: Gods and Kings - Was Moses an action hero?

Dec. 10, 2014

Photo project seeks 'Typical American Families'

Dec. 9, 2014

Poet Claudia Rankine reads Dec. 4 at Emory

Dec. 2, 2014

Emory celebrates the season with beloved holiday music events

Dec. 1, 2014

Bernstein recounts the segregated Atlanta premiere of 'Gone With the Wind'

Nov. 25, 2014

Discussion, film screening mark 75th anniversary of 'Gone with the Wind'

Nov. 24, 2014

Engaged students learn how and why their work matters

Nov. 24, 2014

Three photograph collections acquired by MARBL

Nov. 20, 2014

String quartet connects music to class lessons across disciplines

Nov. 18, 2014

Atlanta Symphony Orchestra to perform Emory composer's symphony

Nov. 17, 2014

No Strings Attached celebrates 20 years of a cappella music

Nov. 5, 2014

Irish poet Peter Fallon to give reading at Emory

Nov. 4, 2014

Arts at Emory: November packed with diverse performances

Nov. 4, 2014

Emory celebrates new volume of Samuel Beckett's letters

Oct. 30, 2014

'A Pinter Kaleidoscope' offers immersive audience experience

Oct. 27, 2014

BURNAWAY founder is Atlanta Intersections Speaker Oct. 29

Oct. 22, 2014

Poetry of Heaney, Hardy to be topic of Emory lecture

Oct. 16, 2014

LGBT History Month exhibit on display in the DUC

Oct. 16, 2014

Callaloo Conference brings artists, academics to Emory to explore African Diaspora

Oct. 15, 2014

Emory celebrates acquiring the archive of Flannery O'Connor

Oct. 9, 2014

Emory to host Imagining America national conference

Oct. 6, 2014

Photographer Stephanie Dowda is 'Atlanta Intersections' speaker

Oct. 2, 2014

Papers of artist/writer Barbara Chase-Riboud acquired by Emory

Oct. 1, 2014

Film festival honors work of Camille Billops and James Hatch

Sep. 29, 2014

Landmark project reveals the complete prose of T.S. Eliot

Sep. 25, 2014

Faculty digital projects explore religion, love and art

Sep. 25, 2014

Emory honors literary icon with 'A Tribute to Seamus Heaney'

Sep. 23, 2014

Create a woodcut print at Carlos museum workshop

Sep. 22, 2014

Indian dance documentary to be screened at Emory

Sep. 19, 2014

Candler faculty, Swanson's art create new window on Holy Week

Feb. 7, 2013

The play's the thing to start a conversation on ethics

Jan. 24, 2013