Hamilton Hall, an administrative building at UArts, decorated with banners that say, “Advancing Human Creativity.”


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University of the Arts Receives $1 Million State Grant for Creation of New Student Center

January 27, 2021, 12:36 pm

President David Yager announced that the university is the recipient of a $1 million Redevelopment Assistance Capitol Program (RACP) grant from the commonwealth of Pennsylvania. This crucial funding will enable the university to develop a new Student Center to support UArts’ community of visual and performing artists.

The Center for Immersive Media Shares A New ‘Resist Covid Take 6!’ Virtual Experience

November 18, 2020, 2:05 pm

The Center for Immersive Media (CIM) at University of the Arts recently produced 360-degree documentation of the Carrie Mae Weems installation, Resist Covid Take 6!—currently on view throughout UArts’ Center City campus—that not only captures the artist’s work but also offers an immersive

UArts Film Program Director Shortlisted for Numerous Documentary Awards

November 11, 2020, 11:01 am

The short documentary Abortion Helpline, This is Lisa, co-directed by University of the Arts Film Program Director and Assistant Professor Mike Attie along with Barabara Attie and Janet Goldwater, is included on the shortlist for various upcoming documentary film awards.