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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Students have ‘Conversations With Eggs’ in Emory Arts virtual zine

April 7, 2021

Virtual memorial celebration for Alice N. Benston set for April 18

April 5, 2021

Theater Emory goes viral and virtual with original, student-written ‘Viral Plays’

March 18, 2021

Emory-Tibet Week returns, inviting participants to focus on ‘Compassion, Practice and Well-being’

March 16, 2021

Emory celebrates Women’s History Month 2021

March 9, 2021

Film screening to highlight legacies of civil rights leaders John Lewis, C.T. Vivian

March 3, 2021

'First Fridays' series connects Emory community by highlighting faculty research on race

March 2, 2021

Emory mourns passing of Theater Studies professor Alice N. Benston

Feb. 11, 2021

Faculty Showcase to welcome new Emory faculty and showcase poetry of Jericho Brown

Feb. 9, 2021

Science Gallery Atlanta names curator for inaugural exhibition on addiction

Jan. 28, 2021

Film screening, conversation on life and work of Pellom McDaniels set for Feb. 7

Jan. 27, 2021

Emory students, faculty collaborate with Atlanta artists to inspire change

Jan. 23, 2021

New Carlos Museum exhibition presents Islamic art through time and place

Jan. 22, 2021

Online showcase to share work from inaugural Arts and Social Justice Fellows program

Dec. 8, 2020

Concerts and conversations highlight December arts programs

Nov. 25, 2020

'Reconstruction Activism' seminar examines racial equality and justice

Nov. 25, 2020

Science Gallery Atlanta launches video series on coping and resilience

Nov. 17, 2020

Challenges of 2020 prompt creative writing students to view life differently

Nov. 16, 2020

University Research Committee accepting proposals for 2021-22

Nov. 10, 2020

November features virtual concerts, artist lectures and live reading of 'Sovereignty'

Oct. 27, 2020

Science Gallery Atlanta to open with interactive exhibition on addiction and recovery

Oct. 22, 2020

Emory University Symphony Orchestra plays from around the world during Oct. 24 concert

Oct. 21, 2020

New hip-hop class reinforces the power of community through dance

Oct. 20, 2020

October brings the arts to all with virtual concerts, theater productions and more

Sep. 29, 2020

'Healing Through Art' invites Emory community to share experiences of grief, loss

Sep. 9, 2020

Virtual 2020 Decatur Book Festival spotlights Emory-related authors

Aug. 28, 2020

Emory faculty, students join forces with Atlanta artists to explore social justice

Aug. 25, 2020

Michael C. Carlos Museum reopens to Emory students, faculty and staff

Aug. 18, 2020

New program brings arts and social justice to classes across campus

July 2, 2020

Emory alum makes ‘Good Trouble’ with new John Lewis documentary

June 30, 2020

Emory commemorates Juneteenth

June 23, 2020

Winning COVID-19 children’s books address facts, emotions surrounding pandemic

May 18, 2020

Two seniors receive Sudler Prize in the Arts for exceptional creativity

April 29, 2020

Distanced dance: Making the move to remote learning

April 28, 2020

'Science of Grief' web event will explore pandemic themes of loss, hope

April 22, 2020

Emory celebrates Women's History Month

March 10, 2020

10 free things to do in March

March 4, 2020

Spring brings a busy calendar of March arts events

March 3, 2020

Conducting for life: Emory's new director of orchestral studies builds student talent

Feb. 28, 2020

Photos: Nikki Giovanni shares her poetry at Emory

Feb. 25, 2020

Emory remembers James V. Hatch, collector of African American arts and activism

Feb. 20, 2020

New art exhibit features etchings by surrealist Unica Zürn

Feb. 20, 2020

Campus memorial service set for Feb. 23 for art history professor emerita Sidney Littlefield Kasfir

Feb. 18, 2020

February brings brand-new theater and musical collaborations to campus

Feb. 5, 2020

Emory to mark Black History Month with lectures, films and more

Feb. 5, 2020

February: 10 free things to do at Emory

Feb. 4, 2020

Celebrated poet Nikki Giovanni to give free reading at Emory

Jan. 29, 2020

Theater Emory introduces original new plays with biennial Brave New Works Festival

Jan. 29, 2020

'Embodied' celebrates the interplay between health and the arts

Jan. 28, 2020

Spring Cinematheque series explores history of African Americans in American films

Jan. 21, 2020

Enjoy movies, music, museum yoga and more in January

Jan. 15, 2020

New Carlos Museum exhibit explores depictions of Indian gods and goddesses

Jan. 14, 2020

10 things to do at Emory in January for $10 or less

Jan. 14, 2020

Emory celebrates 250 years of Beethoven with year-long event series

Jan. 14, 2020

Kevin C. Karnes appointed vice provost for the arts

Jan. 14, 2020

Emory film experts share their top 10 movies of 2019

Dec. 23, 2019

Film and Media Studies faculty choose 10 best television shows of 2019

Dec. 23, 2019

Film produced by Emory alumni makes Academy Award shortlist

Dec. 23, 2019