• Monday, December 22, 2014
    The recording studio in Carnegie Mellon University’s School of Music has been renamed The Vlahakis Recording Studio in honor of a generous gift from CMU alumnus Nick Vlahakis and his wife, Kimi. Their two-part gift includes a substantial annual gift to support regular studio operations, and a planned gift of $1 million. The planned gift will be used to help ensure the studio’s effective operation in perpetuity,...
  • Monday, December 22, 2014
    The Miller Gallery at Carnegie Mellon University now features "Armin Hofmann: Farbe / Color,"presented by the CMU School of Design, through March 1, 2015. The exhibition is curated by April Greiman and organized by the LA Architecture and Design Museum Co. A reception for the show is scheduled for 6 p.m., Friday, Dec. 12. The reception and exhibition are free and open to the public. During his many years...
  • Thursday, October 2, 2014
    Carnegie Mellon University’s School of Drama will open its 2014-2015 season at 8 p.m., Thursday, Oct. 2, with August Wilson’s “Seven Guitars,” directed by Assistant Professor of Acting Cameron Knight. It runs through Oct. 11.  “We are honored to bring August Wilson back home to a Pittsburgh stage as the opener of our first season of our next 100 years of theatrical innovation and...
  • Friday, September 26, 2014
    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

    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.