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Jerry Rees (left, foreground), Eric Larson (middle, seated), Henry Selick (Film/Video MFA 77) (right, standing), and others at Walt Disney Feature Animation (WDFA). | Courtesy of the Walt Disney Archives Photo Library; © Disney Artist and longtime School of Film/Video faculty member Michael...

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CalArts Mourns the Passing of Former Provost Jeannene Przyblyski

Jeannene Przyblyski, former CalArts provost and School of Art faculty, has passed away after a long illness. Przyblyski joined the Institute in 2012 after serving as vice president and dean of academic affairs at the San Francisco Art Institute (SFAI). In announcing her as the new provost,...

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Enduring Artist Friendships Explored in New Exhibition at the Armory

Curator and interim associate dean of the School of Art Michael Ned Holte organizes how we are in time and space: Nancy Buchanan, Marcia Hafif, Barbara T. Smith, a major group exhibition running from Jan. 28–Jun. 12 at the Armory Center For the Arts in Pasadena, California.  how we are in...

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The Herb Alpert School of Music Presents Futures of Music at REDCAT

On Saturday, Jan. 15, The Herb Alpert School of Music at CalArts invites viewers to reimagine musical performance and pedagogy in Futures of Music, a 90-minute in-person experience at REDCAT in downtown Los Angeles. The performance is organized and created by Volker Straebel, dean of The...

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Ron Cephas Jones Returns to Broadway in Clyde’s

After a seven-year absence punctuated by health issues, acclaimed actor and School of Theater faculty Ron Cephas Jones returns to the Broadway stage in Clyde’s, a play by Pulitzer Prize-winning playwright Lynn Nottage now running at Second Stage Theater in New York City. Read More