Arts News

05/15/2015
Chinese carving gifted to Miami
Miami University was recently presented with a Chinese ornamental sculpture carved from a translucent celadon-green stone called “Xiuyan jade” (bowenite) mined in Liaoning Province, China.
05/12/2015
A Retirement Celebration
A celebration for Art History professors dele jegede and Ann Barrott Wicks honoring years of service at Miami was held on May 11, 2015 at the Miami University Art Museum.
05/11/2015
Newly formed Advisory Board in the College of Creative Arts at Miami
In the Spring of 2015 the College of Creative Arts formed its first external Advisory Board comprised of both alumni and friends of the arts at Miami.
04/15/2015
Creative, innovative collaborations key to Oxford Kinetics Festival's success
The success of the annual Oxford Kinetics Festival is made possible by the many collaborations between Miami students and faculty with members of the Talawanda School District and Oxford, Butler County and Greater Cincinnati communities.
04/13/2015
Oxford Kinetics Festival: "Flight of the Flyer" April 19
The sixth annual Oxford Kinetics Festival, "Flight of the Flyer," will be held noon-5 p.m. Sunday, April 19, at Millett Hall. The festival free and open to all includes activities for all ages.
04/10/2015
Movie Night at the Art Museum
Movie Night: Art & Craft Wednesday, April 15, 2015, 7 p.m. Miami University Art Museum FREE & OPEN TO ALL! Free Parking on site. Film: Art & Craft (2014) (90 mins.) Introduction by Robert S. Wicks, Art Museum Director. ART & CRAFT starts out as a cat-and-mouse art caper, rooted in questions of authorship and authenticity—but what emerges is an intimate story of obsession and the universal need for community, appreciation, and purpose.
04/09/2015
So much to do April 18: Oxford Kinetics festival workshops (flying trapeze!); EarthFest; Next Kinetic Picture Show; and more
The Oxford Kinetics Festival is a two-day event this year with workshops, a "kinetics picture show" and a concert uptown Saturday, April 18.
03/31/2015
Oxford Kinetics Festival: Celebrating all things kinetic April 6
The fifth annual Oxford Kinetics Festival will be held noon-5 p.m. Sunday, April 6, at Millett Hall. The festival free and open to all includes activities for all ages.
03/18/2015
Planning to participate in the Oxford Kinetics Festival April 19? Free how-to workshops, next four Saturdays
Come to the free how-to workshops, 9 a.m.-2 p.m. Saturdays, March 21 and 28 and April 4 and 11, in the sculpture studio located in the ground floor of Hiestand Hall.