• Big Ideas Inside the Suprastudio
      Big Ideas Inside the Suprastudio
     
  • Making Strange + Sahmat
      On view at the Fowler: "Making Strange" & The Sahmat Collective.
     
  • Perfect Likeness: Photography and Composition
      Perfect Likeness: Photography and Composition @ the Hammer through September 13.
     
  • You See LA
      Your Guide to UCLA Arts
     
IN THE NEWS
  • Find out how the UCLA Art and Global Health Center's study abroad program and partnership with the Theatre of the Oppressed "allows communities to actively re-imagine the world by dramatizing real-life scenarios of oppression" in The Daily Bruin. (8/10/15)

  • Edward Goldman salutes the Hammer Museum for having "one of the most engaging and daring programs of public events and cutting edge discussions that have taken place here in our city in recent years" on KCRW's Art Talk. (08/04/15)

  • UCLA Art alumnus Rafa Esparza is building a structure that will transform the interior of Los Angeles Contemporary Exhibitions (LACE). In the LA Times, Esparza says he "want[s] this to be an all-around sensorial experience that is completely different from what people normally experience when they walk into a gallery." (7/23/15)

  • Dezeen Magazine, Southern California Public Radio covered UCLA cityLAB's BI(H)OME project: a proposed solution for the housing crisis in Los Angeles. (7/13/15)

  • UCLA alumna Yasmeen Al-Mazeedi has opened for the American Music Awards, recorded with Oscar-winning film score composer Hans Zimmer and played alongside Jason Derulo. Al-Mazeedi now plans to create her own philanthropy-based contemporary music ensemble. Read more in the Daily Bruin. (7/13/15)

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ANNOUNCEMENTS
  • Diane Favro, professor and director of UCLA Experiential Technologies Center, named new associate dean, of academic affairs for the School of the Arts and Architecture.

  • Lionel Popkin, professor, choreographer, and performer, named the new chair of the UCLA Department of World Arts and Cultures/Dance.

  • Film music composer and UCLA Music Alumnus James Horner passed away on June 22. The New York Times offers a rememberance his life and accomplishments.

  • David Roussève named interim dean of UCLA School of the Arts and Architecture.

  • Senior student, India Carney, was a semi-finalist on The Voice. The Los Angeles Times predicts that she will continue on to forge a successful career in music.

  • Jessica Hawthorne-Castro, School of the Arts and Architecture alumna, heads the next generation of Hawthorne Direct as Chairman and Chief Executive Officer – strategically positioning the agency to lead the next marketing revolution.

  • Don't miss our upcoming events: You See LA: Your Guide to UCLA Arts