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UCI Dance Student Receives Inaugural ASTAIREAWARDS™ Scholarship and Award

February 17, 2017

UCI Claire Trevor School of the Arts Student Receives Inaugural ASTAIREAWARDS™ Scholarship and Award The Department of Dance Names Jill Oates the First Recipient Irvine, Calif., Feb. 17, 2017 – The Fred Astaire Scholarship Fund has donated to the University of California, Irvine Department of Dance an endowment for the ASTAIREAWARDS™ scholarships and awards for excellence in dance, choreography, and music. Third-year dance student Jill Oates has been named the inaugural recipient and will...

Dance Visions 2017 brings master choreographers to the Irvine Barclay Theatre

February 9, 2017

Dance Visions 2017 brings master choreographers to the Irvine Barclay Theatre New Distinguished Professor Lar Lubovitch makes his UCI debut Irvine, Calif., Feb. 9, 2017 – The University of California, Irvine Department of Dance will present master choreographers of the 20th and 21st centuries in this year’s Dance Visions event, running Feb. 23-25 at the Irvine Barclay Theatre. The show premieres and reprises works from UCI Distinguished Professors and living legends of American...

Technology Is Part of Life – and Art

February 2, 2017

Beall Center exhibit showcases the few constraints of ‘expanded media arts’ and how the field intertwines with the human experience. By Shari Roan - I’m standing before a wall-sized screen in a darkened corner of the Beall Center for Art + Technology...

UCI Cross-Campus Collaboration Delivers New Certificate Program Aimed at Arts and Creative Professionals

February 2, 2017

UCI Cross-Campus Collaboration Delivers New Certificate Program Aimed at Arts and Creative Professionals New online certificate provides essential leadership and business skills Irvine, Calif., (February 2, 2017) – UC Irvine’s top ranking Paul Merage School of Business and national leader Claire Trevor School of the Arts unveiled today the brainchild of their collaborative efforts – The Certificate in Arts Management Program. Grounded in foundational business principles and focused on...

MIDI Music

February 2, 2017

Pamela Z, a pioneer in solo vocal performance with electronics, uses gesture-recognition MIDI devices to control music and video during a show in UCI’s Winifred Smith Hall.

UC Irvine's 'Masculine<-->Feminine' Exhibit Explores Gender Identity in the Trump Era

February 1, 2017

OC Weekly's art critic Dave Barton reviews the current Beall Center for Art + Technology exhibition "Masculine <-> Feminine."

A Controversial New Play About Natural Healing Premieres in Irvine

January 26, 2017

UCI Drama Presents THE MAN WHO KILLED THE CURE A Controversial New Play About Natural Healing Premieres in Irvine Irvine, Calif., (January 26, 2017) – Max Gerson is one of the most important figures in the history of medicine. Chances are, you’ve never heard of him. Dr. Gerson and his unconventional methods of healing are the subject of Luke Yankee’s new drama, The Man Who Killed The Cure which premieres at the University of California, Irvine on February 25, 2017. In the 1940’s, after...

Datebook: Jimmie Durham's long-awaited U.S. retrospective, masculine and feminine and the nature of translation

January 26, 2017

Los Angeles Times reporter Carolina Miranda includes the upcoming exhibition "Masculine <--> Feminine" in her weekend datebook.

L.A. Art Icons Remember Tina Turner, Lenny Bruce and Warhol's Cans

January 21, 2017

'Cool School' alumni Ed Ruscha, Ed Moses, Billy Al Bengston and Larry Bell gather to recall the city's art scene in the early 1960s.

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