A teaching museum for all
When the YUAG reopens today at noon, it will mark the debut of a reorganized and extensive art collection alongside a strengthened educational model for teaching through art.
Gallery blends new and old
Even as the Yale University Art Gallery marches toward the future, it continues to commemorate the legacies of its past.
Theater panel examines success
The Yale Dramatic Association kicked off this year’s DRAMATalk series Tuesday night with a panel of three prominent figures in the New York musical theater community.
Salovey to continue arts improvements
When Provost Peter Salovey assumes the presidency on June 30 next year, Yale’s galleries and arts professional schools will be stronger than they ever have been before.
Timeline for new colleges still unclear
With only two-fifths of the funding for the project, an empty seven-acre site and no starting date set for construction, the future of Yale’s two new residential colleges is uncertain. While University officials said Yale remains committed to building the two new residential colleges, construction will not begin until Yale raises the roughly $300 million »
Architecture Ph.D. program’s presence grows
In the coming weeks, the School of Architecture’s “Dialogues” series will reinforce increased collaboration between the school’s Ph.D. students and other members of Yale’s architecture community. The series — which will include three events this semester — was established last year to foster conversation among doctoral candidates, professional students and faculty members, Surry Schlabs ’99 »
Site-specific art finds home in redesigned Gallery
When the Yale University Art Gallery unveils its newly renovated and expanded space on Dec. 12, visitors will be able to view works of art in rooms specifically designed to enhance their appeal. The opening of the renovated Gallery will signify the culmination of a $135 million construction project that has spanned 14 years and »
The acoustics of architecture
Before last weekend, David Burt ARC ’14 said he barely noticed the sounds that occur around him on a daily basis. But walking up the stairs in the School of Architecture’s Loria Center on Friday, he said he was aware of every noise his footsteps made. Burt had just finished listening to the keynote address »
The other Adams photographer
For three months, the Yale University Art Gallery will played host to “The Way We Live,” a traveling retrospective of the work of American photographer Robert Adams, an artist best known for his poignant depictions of the American West. On view in New Haven from Aug. 3 to Oct. 28, the exhibition will have traveled »
Growing dance scene seeks suitable studios
The dance scene at Yale is growing — perhaps too rapidly for the University to keep up. In recent years, a variety of student dance groups have cropped up around campus, outgrowing the resources that currently exist for undergraduate dance. According to the website for the Alliance for Dance at Yale, an umbrella organization that »