Arts+Culture

Film studies

A trailblazing filmmaker

April 27, 2016
Julie Dash, whose film 'Daughters of the Dust' broke new ground for black women filmmakers, to visit JHU

Student soloists

April 27, 2016
Three concerto competition winners to perform at HSO's season finale
Philanthropy

New film incubator

April 25, 2016
Saul Zaentz Innovation Fund in Film and Media Studies aims to support new Baltimore voices
Traveling band

Peabody Pop-Ups take city by (musical) storm

April 29, 2016
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Four troupes from Peabody Conservatory perform pop-up concerts across Johns Hopkins campuses, Baltimore
Studio North

Script to screen

April 26, 2016
Through Studio North production company, JHU students get a feel for professional filmmaking
Q+A

'Rise' revisited

April 14, 2016
Peabody's Judah Adashi brings his choral reflection on America's civil rights struggles to Baltimore
Jazz

'Requiem' by request

April 12, 2016
Peabody alum Jarrett Gilgore composes musical response to city's April 2015 unrest
Q+A

Finding her happy

April 11, 2016
For neuroscientist and author Wendy Suzuki, learning how exercise affects the brain has been a life-changing experience
Philanthropy

New institute for the humanities established

April 11, 2016
$10M gift is largest ever to support humanities research, education at JHU
Guggenheim Fellows

JHU art historian honored

April 7, 2016
Mitchell Merback among 178 scholars selected as Guggenheim Fellows from 3,000 applicants
Mural makeover

'Apocalypse' then and now

April 6, 2016
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JHU's massive 1960s mural gets a much-needed makeover
Remix

Research as art

April 5, 2016
Digital Media Center opens Research Remix exhibit in anticipation of 15th anniversary celebrations
Food for thought

Cakes with a (plot) twist

April 1, 2016
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Third annual cake bake-off showcases treats with literary themes
Film Fest

Four days of film

March 29, 2016
Johns Hopkins Film Festival offers an eclectic mix as it turns 20
Q+A

Urban artistry

March 29, 2016
Comics artist Ben Katchor on city living, urban sprawl, and art as activism
You Are Hear

An immersive installation

March 28, 2016
Student installation highlights trademark sounds of Johns Hopkins, Baltimore
Q+A

Humanities Center at 50

March 22, 2016
Department celebrates half century as home to diverse intellectual community
Urban Design

Underpass art

Spring 2016
Alum Richard Best's proposal would put an urban art park beneath the Jones Falls Expressway / Johns Hopkins Magazine

Pushing against the rep

Spring 2016
Violinist Courtney Orlando didn't want to master the standard repertoire; she's forged a big career anyway / Johns Hopkins Magazine
Visual arts

'Hand-Drying in America'

March 14, 2016
Award-winning cartoonist, graphic novelist Ben Katchor to visit JHU on April 4
Doc Hollywood

Big-screen treatment

March 7, 2016
Brad Pitt, Disney team up for film about Dr. Q's unlikely path from migrant worker to brain surgeon
Intersession

Charm City, beyond tourism

March 7, 2016
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Students in Intersession photography course explore Baltimore, cameras in tow
Early music

Musical melting pot

March 1, 2016
Peabody Consort presents a snapshot of 13th-century Christian, Jewish, Arabic music

A complex history

February 19, 2016
Historian Philip Morgan discusses lives of slaves at George Washington's Mount Vernon
From the library, with love

Books to make you blush

February 12, 2016
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Sheridan Libraries hosts its annual Valentine's library treat, an open house of saucy and sweet books sure to make anyone swoon

Celebrating arts in education

February 10, 2016
Annual Montgomery County art show celebrates STEAM curricula