art history

Photo of characters on set for the Studio Theatre performance of Government Inspector

A Look at the Life of the Playwright Nikolai Vasilyevich Gogol was born in...

There are innumerable methodologies and aesthetic values to negotiate when undertaking an adaptation for the stage. The most apparent approach is a simple transposition...
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art & design @ 50, the book project to commemorate the 50th anniversary of the Department of Art & Design, began in December 2014....
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Museums and galleries exist to tell us stories. Why would we go to the gallery if meaning was dead? The image above from Miriam...
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It’s interesting how two different art forms, painting and theatre, can create distinctive experiences when they interpret the same material. Take the painting Titania Awakes,...

Alison Yanota is a theatre designer who believes in the performance space as a form of interactive sculpture.

UAlberta Art & Design faculty members reflect on what they give and receive from students When students, staff and faculty return to the University of...
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Arts Resource Centre's Music Digitization Project A project to digitize around 1000 archival department of music recordings is underway right now in the...
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UAlberta Arts alumna and acclaimed artist Barbara Paterson shares her advice on taking on commissioned work Barbara Paterson, ’57 BA (SpecCert), ’88 BFA is an...
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UAlberta painting instructor draws viewers into domestic realms with colourful nostalgia Gillian Willans’ (‘99 BFA, ‘08 MFA) exhibition Another Time Another Place is a series...