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Allen Forte, pioneer of music theory, dies

October 20, 2014 • 0
Allen Forte, a former music theory professor at Yale and an internationally renowned leader in the field, died in his Connecticut home on Thursday morning. He was 87.
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YCBA celebrates founder Paul Mellon ’29

October 16, 2014 • 0
Tuesday called for celebrations dedicated to founders of all stripes, including the Yale Center for British Art’s own Paul Mellon ’29 and his wife Bunny.
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Exhibit explores slavery, British culture

October 8, 2014 • 0
A new exhibition at the Yale Center for British Art aims to shed light on the complex relationship between 18th-century British metropolitan culture and the transatlantic slave trade.
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Scholars talk Indian arts, global trade

October 1, 2014 • 0
A symposium held on Tuesday in the Loria Center aimed to highlight new research in the field of 18th and 19th century Indian art in a variety of media.
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Yale Dance Theater to celebrate Alvin Ailey

September 24, 2014 • 0
This spring, Yale Dance Theater and the Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater (AAADT) group are seeking to provide students with a venue for exploring Ailey’s legacy.
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Students speed date with literary prizewinners

September 17, 2014 • 0
At this year’s edition of the Windham-Campbell Prize Festival, students were offered the opportunity to interact with the winners of the literary award in a more relaxed and intimate setting.
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Sitting down with YCBA curator Martina Droth

September 10, 2014 • 0
“Sculpture Victorious: Art in an Age of Invention, 1837-1901” opens this Thursday at the Yale Center for British Art.
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New concentration to focus on practical filmmaking

September 10, 2014 • 0
A new concentration within the undergraduate art major offers students a formalized way to study film production.
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New YUAG exhibit explores art from the Roman Empire

August 27, 2014 • 0
An exhibit at the YUAG attempts to shed light on questions of culture and identity at the territorial edges of what was once the Roman Empire.
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Senior thesis exhibit showcases various media

April 23, 2014 • 0
Seventeen seniors have created projects now on display at the Green Hall gallery, completing the final component of the undergraduate art major.
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YUAG exhibit showcases Bay Area School artists

March 27, 2014 • 0
An exhibit opening this Friday at the Yale University Art Gallery will bring together the works of five prominent Bay Area School artists.
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YCBA talk explores post-war British art

March 26, 2014 • 0
Assistant professor of art history at Southern Methodist University Eric Stryker GRD ’10 discussed the connection between sociopolitical conditions and visual art in postwar-Britain.