Barrymore winners 2015

News posted on Nov 03 2015

Theater Faculty, Alumni Take Top Honors at 2015 Barrymore Awards

Winners' list includes retired professor Johnnie Hobbs Jr., who received the Lifetime Achievement Award, and faculty/alum Ben Dibble BFA ’00 (Musical Theater), named Outstanding Lead Actor

Ben O'Neill

News posted on Oct 29 2015

Grammy-Nominated Faculty/Alum's 'Songwriter Sessions' Series Premieres on WXPN

Ninth episode in 12-video modern American songwriter series by School of Music Lecturer Ben O’Neill BM ’04 (Guitar) featured on ‘The Key.’

Amy Roper Lyons '82 (Crafts)

News posted on Oct 16 2015

Work by Alumni, Staff in 39th Annual PMA Craft Show

Premier show features Crafts Shop Supervisor Rea Rossi and alumnae Alexandra Lozier ’10 and Amy Roper Lyons ’82, Nov. 12-15.

Horse Accident Judith Schaechter

News posted on Oct 14 2015

UArts Plays Lead Role in Craft NOW Philadelphia

5-day celebration of the city’s rich legacy of craft invites visitors to experience Philadelphia’s innovations in the world of the handmade.


News posted on Sep 22 2015

Essay by Photo Faculty/Alum Featured in New Monograph

Senior Lecturer Jordan Rockford BFA '00 (Photography) commissioned by artist Gustavo Sagorsky to pen article for 'Apparitions.'

Brothers Brimm Ugly Apparel

News posted on Sep 18 2015

Illustration Alums Team Up to Create 'Toon-Inspired T-Shirts

Faculty member Christian Patchell ’95 (Illustration) and Kelly Meissner ’11 (Illustration) combine comic with clothing line.