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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Spring book sale, two lectures at the Carlos Museum

April 17, 2014

ASO to play Emory composer-conductor's symphony

April 17, 2014

Annual exhibition features students as curators

April 17, 2014

'Carmina Burana' to be performed April 16 and 17

April 14, 2014

Emory on Coursera: Ancient Nubia's art and archaeology

April 14, 2014

Remembering civil rights history, when 'words meant everything'

April 11, 2014

'Barenaked Voices' presents a pitch perfect benefit performance

April 7, 2014

Hank Aaron materials in Emory collections inspire exhibit by students

April 7, 2014

Kevin Young on his new collection, 'Book of Hours'

April 7, 2014

Chefs put on a show of food and culture for students' projects

April 3, 2014

Students' musical talents will shine in April performances

April 1, 2014

Director to students: 'You don't need to be Steven Spielberg to make a movie'

April 1, 2014

Atlanta nonprofits benefit from student art projects

April 1, 2014

Spring Break Art Camp at the Carlos Museum

March 31, 2014

Kim David nominated for Georgia Author of the Year Award

March 31, 2014

Noah: The origin of the biblical origin story

March 26, 2014

Visual artist and historian to speak at Korea Week events

March 26, 2014

Theater Emory and Emory Dance collaborate cosmically

March 26, 2014

Atlanta Science Festival has elements of surprise

March 25, 2014

Dance partners: Alum and student choreograph rewarding directed study

March 20, 2014

Piano men to perform Beethoven's Fifth

March 20, 2014

Dynamic classical duo to close concert season

March 20, 2014

New works debut, virtuosos perform at 2014-2015 Candler Concert Series

March 18, 2014

Human rights activist to be subject of one-woman performance at Emory

March 18, 2014

MARBL acquires rare Atlanta Fanzines from the 1940s

March 17, 2014

Tibet Week offers cultural feast

March 17, 2014

On PBS: Trethewey talks with poets in prison

March 13, 2014

Author of acclaimed play 'Wit' to speak

March 13, 2014

Pulitzer Prize-winning poet Sharon Olds to give reading at Emory

March 13, 2014

Faculty, alumni artists talk about their work

March 12, 2014

Alumna pays tribute to a multi-faceted life in new book

March 11, 2014

Choir to sing the prayers of Bach, Mozart, Beethoven

March 10, 2014

Private memories, public traces: a tribute to Seamus Heaney

March 8, 2014

Poet Kevin Young debuts 'Book of Hours'

March 7, 2014

Emory seen as top destination for literary arts

March 6, 2014

Vigil for Ukraine connects to symphony performance theme

March 4, 2014

Kevin Young on blues, poetry and 'laughing to keep from crying'

March 4, 2014

Alumna pays tribute to a multi-faceted life in new book

March 3, 2014

March music features works of the spirit and the emotions

Feb. 27, 2014

Atlanta-focused speaker series launches with photographer Chip Simone

Feb. 25, 2014

Bringing to life 'Dinosaurs Without Bones'

Feb. 25, 2014

Woman's Club holds gala for string quartet challenge grant

Feb. 25, 2014

'The Help' star Viola Davis gives students the script on being an actor

Feb. 25, 2014

Rushdie shares his love of literature at Emory

Feb. 24, 2014

Lives of activism inspire gift to MARBL

Feb. 20, 2014

Soundcheck: Zai Air embodies entrepeneurial spirit of music

Feb. 20, 2014

Rushdie: India in the midst of a 'cultural emergency'

Feb. 19, 2014

Heaney exhibit celebrates poet's life and work

Feb. 18, 2014

Prize-winning poet visits for reading, discussions

Feb. 18, 2014

Author to discuss religion in African American theater

Feb. 18, 2014

Religion in African American theater topic of author's talk

Feb. 14, 2014

St. Olaf Choir concert, other arts events canceled

Feb. 12, 2014

Emory Looks at Hollywood: Culture as Collateral in "The Monuments Men"

Feb. 6, 2014

A close look at tourism's impact in rural China

Feb. 6, 2014

Wilkerson: How 'The Great Migration' shaped modern culture

Feb. 6, 2014

Trethewey's Civil War poem inspires display

Feb. 6, 2014

A sentimental education

Feb. 6, 2014

Pulitzer-Prize winning 'Native Guard' adapted for stage

Feb. 4, 2014

Jazz, classical are for music lovers in February

Feb. 4, 2014

India Summit scheduled Feb. 17-18

Feb. 3, 2014

Sports Lawyer, Author to discuss Super Bowl marketing

Jan. 31, 2014

Alum's artistic talent translates research into art

Jan. 31, 2014

Two events offer insight into evolving dance art forms

Jan. 31, 2014

Rushdie to speak at two public events at Emory

Jan. 30, 2014

New biography of African American jockey Isaac Murphy focus of Emory author talk

Jan. 28, 2014

Visual Arts reschedules faculty-alumni exhibit opening

Jan. 28, 2014

yMusic to perform and demonstrate music-making techniques

Jan. 28, 2014

The Year of the Horse welcomed with music

Jan. 28, 2014

Live reading of 'Odyssey' gives audience an ancient Greek experience

Jan. 22, 2014

Emory Cinematheque series features French films

Jan. 22, 2014

Readings, panel set for festival of new plays

Jan. 17, 2014

Exhibit inspires local 'Odyssey' to hear and see artist's work

Jan. 17, 2014

Seamus Heaney exhibit is tribute to friend of Emory, master poet at work

Jan. 13, 2014

LaFayette memoir offers first person look into civil rights movement

Jan. 6, 2014

13 top stories for 2013

Dec. 28, 2013

Alum artist Brendan O'Connell captures impressions of Walmart

Dec. 23, 2013

Romare Bearden StoryCorps project seeks personal odysseys

Dec. 17, 2013

Figure skater Johnny Weir-Voronov, alum Victor Weir-Voronov give papers to MARBL

Dec. 13, 2013

'Black Odyssey' focus of Carlos Museum's Romare Bearden exhibit

Dec. 12, 2013

Student performance explores research on time

Dec. 5, 2013

Rare Romare Bearden materials exhibited at Carlos Museum

Dec. 4, 2013

Ring in the holiday season with Music at Emory

Dec. 3, 2013

Emory Engaged: Panelists to discuss liberal arts initiatives

Nov. 26, 2013

Civil rights leader LaFayette to discuss new memoir

Nov. 26, 2013

Catellier Dance gazes into the past and future with 'pre-suf-fixes'

Nov. 26, 2013

Emory Looks at Hollywood: Violence and "The Hunger Games"

Nov. 20, 2013

Emory Dance presents collaborative look at relationships

Nov. 19, 2013

Author to discuss new book on Soviet filmmaker Parajanov

Nov. 14, 2013

Creative Writing Fellows give students the inside word

Nov. 14, 2013

Black independent cinema focus of 'L.A. Rebellion' film series

Nov. 13, 2013

C.T. Vivian, Presidential Medal of Freedom recipient, to speak

Nov. 13, 2013

Theater Emory's 'Macbeth' shows 'terrifying proximity to our own bones'

Nov. 12, 2013

Miley Cyrus performance is fuel for campus debate series

Nov. 8, 2013

Estonian National Symphony Orchestra to perform at Emory during U.S. tour

Nov. 7, 2013

November music at Emory offers a cornucopia of performances

Nov. 1, 2013

Boxer Joe Louis exhibit at MARBL

Oct. 31, 2013

Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist to speak on immigration policy

Oct. 29, 2013

Gary Pomerantz to discuss book on 1970s Pittsburgh Steelers

Oct. 23, 2013

Emory is arts partner for 'Creation Stories'

Oct. 15, 2013

Postcard from Ecuador: Tracking the tide of globalization

Oct. 10, 2013