Don Mee Choi Selected as 2021 MacArthur Fellow

Poet and translator Don Mee Choi (Art BFA 84, MFA 86) has been named a 2021 MacArthur Fellow, joining the distinguished ranks of hundreds of artists and academics across disciplines since the grants were first issued in 1981.

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Justin Townsend Wins 2021 Tony Award

On Sunday (Sept. 26), theater luminaries recognized achievements in Broadway at the 74th Tony Awards at the Winter Garden Theatre in New York City, after more than a year delay due to the COVID-19 pandemic. CalArtian Justin Townsend (Theater MFA 03) joined a roster of distinguished winners upon...

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CalArtians Take Home 2021 Creative Arts Emmys

As the three ceremonies for the 2021 Creative Arts Emmy Awards drew to a close over the weekend, CalArtians Genndy Tartakovsky (Film/Video 92), Hal Hickel (Film/Video 83), David Krentz (Film/Video BFA 93), and Scott Ulrich (Art BFA 94) took home awards in both regular and juried categories.

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Sujin Kim Wins 2021 Student Academy Award for Animation

Earlier today (Thursday, Oct. 21), the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences (AMPAS) announced the recipients of the 48th Student Academy Awards during a virtual livestream. CalArtian Sujin Kim (Film/Video MFA 20) joins this year’s 17 winners as the recipient of the Gold Medal in...

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