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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May: 10 free things to do at Emory

May 2, 2019

'Nutrition for the Performing Arts' course focuses on science behind peak performance

April 25, 2019

Ancient art collection comes to Emory

April 15, 2019

April: 10 things to do for under $10

April 3, 2019

April arts events include poetry, dance, music and more

March 27, 2019

Artist Carrie Mae Weems to explore legacy of African American identity, class, culture

March 26, 2019

Tibet Week explores compassion in action in the world

March 14, 2019

'Framing Shadows' considers lives of African American domestic workers

March 12, 2019

March: 10 free things to do at Emory

Feb. 28, 2019

Popular 'Barenaked Voices' a cappella concert rounds out packed March arts calendar

Feb. 26, 2019

High Museum of Art, Emory receive $1 million grant from Mellon Foundation

Feb. 19, 2019

Printmaker Tom Hück explores the art of provocation

Feb. 13, 2019

February: 10 free things to do at Emory

Feb. 7, 2019

Celebrate your love for the arts with February events

Feb. 5, 2019

A lifelong interest builds a lasting legacy

Jan. 31, 2019

Former inaugural poet Richard Blanco to give free reading at Emory

Jan. 29, 2019

The top 10 films of 2018, according to Emory film experts

Jan. 17, 2019

New exhibition explores art as form of resistance

Jan. 17, 2019

Spring arts events will be musical and amusing

Jan. 16, 2019

Emory Cinematheque explores the wonderful world of color on film in its spring screening series

Jan. 15, 2019

January: 10 free things to do at Emory

Jan. 9, 2019

Emory stars in broadcast of Southern Celtic Christmas celebration

Dec. 18, 2018

A Fine legacy: Bequest from longtime Theater Emory patron will support student experiences

Dec. 13, 2018

Promising poet: Emory senior wins national writing awards

Dec. 11, 2018

Punk is alive and well, thanks to Emory class and Rose archives

Dec. 6, 2018

December: 10 things to do for $10 or less

Dec. 5, 2018

Bicentennial tribute to Frederick Douglass shows abolitionist's speeches still resonate

Dec. 4, 2018

Emory campus traditions celebrate the holiday season

Nov. 28, 2018

Visiting artist Sara Juli takes on motherhood's taboo topics

Nov. 27, 2018

Emory professor T Cooper brings his 'Man Made' film to campus

Nov. 20, 2018

Health sciences library opens 'Spirit Lives On' dementia awareness exhibit

Nov. 13, 2018

Renovated ancient Near Eastern art galleries open at Carlos Museum

Nov. 6, 2018

Talk focuses on Irish poet Seamus Heaney, teaching with archives

Nov. 6, 2018

November: 10 things to do for $10 or less

Nov. 6, 2018

Locate Samuel Beckett letters online in over 25 American literary archives

Nov. 5, 2018

November arts events include dance, music, theater and more

Nov. 1, 2018

Halloween at Emory brings zombies, mummies and more

Oct. 24, 2018

Student helps direct professional cast in new Theater Emory production

Oct. 24, 2018

Atlanta Jewish Film Festival partners with Emory for campus screenings

Oct. 23, 2018

Argentine tango musicians teach, perform at Emory this week

Oct. 16, 2018

Burkett to share stories of collecting Rose Library's African American materials

Oct. 16, 2018

The play's the thing

Oct. 3, 2018

October: 10 things to do for less than $10

Oct. 3, 2018

October arts events bring music, mystery and more

Oct. 2, 2018

'SisterWriters' Tayari Jones, Pearl Cleage share their literary friendship in Emory talk

Oct. 2, 2018

Look for Catlanta's #Carloscats on campus through Friday

Sep. 25, 2018

'Musical genius' Max Richter opens new season of Candler Concert Series

Sep. 20, 2018

Fire claims studio of Atlanta artist and Emory alum Fahamu Pecou

Sep. 13, 2018

Events with R2ISE founder Alexia Jones explore role of arts in recovery

Sep. 12, 2018

Authors Tayari Jones, Pearl Cleage at Emory to Discuss Mentorship, Writing

Sep. 10, 2018

Artist Kosmo Vinyl talks The Clash, DIY culture, art at the Rose Library

Sep. 6, 2018

September: 10 free things to do on campus

Sep. 4, 2018

September arts events include dance, film, music and more

Aug. 30, 2018

Emory's African American collections celebrated in new exhibit

Aug. 28, 2018

Mughal men ruled South Asia - and one man was ruled by a woman

Aug. 10, 2018

Decatur Book Festival announces Emory University as presenting sponsor

Aug. 9, 2018

August: 10 free things to do on campus

Aug. 7, 2018

Jericho Brown: 'Poetry is a veil in front of a heart beating at a fast pace'

July 28, 2018

Special feature: Science on stage

July 8, 2018

Emory trip explores issues common to South Africa, U.S.

July 6, 2018

July: 10 free things to do on campus

July 3, 2018

Summer reading: 10 books by Emory authors to add to your list

June 29, 2018

Wescoat to lead international seminars exploring ancient architecture

June 25, 2018

June: 10 things to do for $10 or less

June 5, 2018

Bestselling author T Cooper joins Emory faculty

June 5, 2018

Emory acquires rare 18th-century Piranesi books illustrating ancient Rome

June 4, 2018

Summer at Emory blossoms with conferences, activities and events

May 29, 2018

Flip and fly a dolphin in a video game for Robert Schneider's new band

May 29, 2018

Student researchers use library archives to reveal the Buddhist in the Beats

May 24, 2018

Spelman College quietly eliminates one of the country's few jazz programs for women

May 22, 2018

Oxford student leader wins ovations in classroom, arts, campus life

May 8, 2018

Arts majors receive national award for achievement in creativity

May 8, 2018

Emory acquires archive of dancers Carmen de Lavallade and Geoffrey Holder

May 7, 2018

May: 10 free things to do on campus

May 3, 2018

Pitts Theology Library Acquires Society of Biblical Literature Archives

May 3, 2018

Their hearts are in Havana: Oxford students take a revolutionary trip to Cuba

May 1, 2018

Emory College names new Koppaka Professor in Telugu, Indian Cultures

April 26, 2018

Crespino to discuss Atticus Finch biography, Harper Lee letters at Emory

April 26, 2018

Seeing the world through a different lens

April 24, 2018

Film 'Fran K.' gives Emory students experience from page to stage to screen

April 23, 2018

Author Tayari Jones joins Emory University faculty

April 16, 2018

Emory College course features new views of 'the city'

April 12, 2018

Emory junior awarded Beinecke Scholarship to study link between music, identity

April 12, 2018

Science Art Wonder: Students team with labs to bring research to life

April 5, 2018

Emory faculty awarded Guggenheim Fellowships

April 5, 2018

Special feature: Who was Atticus Finch?

April 5, 2018

Dance performance reimagines legendary Trisha Brown choreography

April 4, 2018

April: 10 things to do for $10 or less

April 2, 2018

April arts events include innovative dance, music performances

March 28, 2018

Bridging medicine and literature through a pilgrimage to Faulkner's home

March 27, 2018

Photos: Tibet Week begins

March 27, 2018

It's alive! From labs to libraries, theaters to theology, Frankenstein at 200 still sparks wonder and debate

March 22, 2018

Thinking big: Student research brings microtheatre to Emory

March 21, 2018

Tibet Week to focus on 'compassion, healing and transformation'

March 19, 2018

Andrew Young, Ross Rossin to be featured in Emory conversation

March 19, 2018

Carlos Museum, Emory Autism Center work together to make museum visits more inclusive

March 13, 2018

Irish women poets to give readings this spring at Emory

March 12, 2018

Photos: Poet Laureate Tracy K. Smith

Feb. 20, 2018

2011 Top Ten Movies: Film Studies Faculty Pick Their Favorites

Dec. 26, 2011