• Friday, September 26, 2014
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    Joep Frens, Distinguished Nierenberg Chair, will present, "To Make is to Grasp," at 5 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 1, in Margaret Morrison Carnegie Hall (MMCHA14). Frens, designer/researcher and assistant professor in the "Designing Quality in Interaction" group at Eindhoven University of Technology, the Netherlands. His work explores how to design for (growing) systems and the power of 'making' as...
  • Thursday, September 18, 2014
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    The Miller Gallery at Carnegie Mellon University debuts a new section of the 2014 Pittsburgh Biennial, now through Nov. 30, featuring eight artists and cultural producers living in or connected to Pittsburgh, and three featured presentations including new works in sculpture, painting, sound, performance and video. Admission to Miller Gallery is free and open to the public.

  • Thursday, September 18, 2014
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    (August 2014: Pictured -- Corey (left) and Casey Cott) Three days out from ending his role as Jack Kelly in Broadway’s “Newsies,” School of Drama alumnus Corey Cott (A’12) had one thing on his mind this week:  Get to Pittsburgh to support his younger brother, Casey, as the latter performed in “Parade” at the New Hazlett Theater. While in town, he stopped back at his old stomping...
  • Thursday, July 10, 2014
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    Franco Sciannameo, the associate dean of interdisciplinary initiatives at Carnegie Mellon University's College of Fine Arts (CFA), was a co-editor of "Music as Dream: Essays on Giacinto Scelsi," a work showcasing scholarly criticism of the music and philosophy of Italian composer Giacinto Scelsi. The book was published by Scarecrow Press in August 2013. Sciannameo, an associate teaching professor of...
  • Tuesday, July 8, 2014
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    A multi-institutional team of new-media artists, computer experts and museum professionals has discovered a dozen, previously unknown, artworks by Andy Warhol on aging floppy disks from 1985. Warhol earned a bachelor's degree in fine arts from Carnegie Mellon University, then Carnegie Institute of Technology, in 1949. The purely digital images, "trapped" for nearly 30 years on Amiga® floppy disks stored...