December Holiday Highlights

After Thanksgiving, COFAC celebrates the end of the Fall 2013 semester with many wonderful December events.  The TU Jazz Orchestra performs on 12/5 in the Kaplan Concert Hall.   The Annual Pottery Sale hits its 40th anniversary on 12/6 and 12/7 in the Center for the Arts Ceramic Studio.  The Halfway There Media Arts Festival … Continue reading

Non-Stop November in COFAC

November ramps up the arts & culture events at Towson University: the Veterans Film Series in Van Bokkelen Hall; Dances in Progress concert in the Dance Studio Theatre; Virtuoso dance concert in Stephens Hall; Alash Ensemble — Throat Singing from Tuva in Stephens Hall; Highlights of the Permanent Collection at the Asian Arts Gallery; Machinal in … Continue reading

Outstanding October in COFAC

October continues COFAC’s exciting Fall program with film, dance, theatre, and music.  The Fall Film Series (“Alternate Histories, Possible Futures”) presents Gattaca (10/7), 2001: A Space Odyssey (10/14), Fantastic Planet (10/21), and Battle Royale (10/28).  All films are free and start at 7:30PM in Van Bokkelen Hall Auditorium.  The Inertia Dance Concert appears in the … Continue reading

Exciting Start to Fall 2013 Semester

Four great events in September start the Fall 2013 semester:  And the Word Is… (an exhibit that explores the use of religious text in contemporary art), Love Through Time (a musical performance that explores the many facets of love — in collaboration with students from the Institute for Music of the Carl von Ossietsky University, … Continue reading

Slippage

Artscape comes to TU!   Slippage, organized by Daniel Belasco, Curator of the Samuel Dorsky Museum of Art, State University of New York, New Paltz, is a group show of artworks that portray moments when meaning shifts, switches, or slips away. Photographs without fixatives fade into abstractions. Three-dimensional objects conceal and reveal symbolic color. Mouths appear … Continue reading

Charm City LGBTQ Festival

COFAC and Towson University are co-sponsopring the 2nd Annual Charm City LGBTQ Festival at Creative Alliance, June 6-9.  For more info see http://www.creativealliance.org/events/2013/2nd-annual-charm-city-lgbt-film-festival.  The Charm City LGBT Film Festival is back and the movies are better than ever! Our second annual festival brings to Baltimore seven feature films celebrating queer lives, offering insight into civil rights … Continue reading

COFAC Commencement

The College of Fine Arts & Communication celebrates Towson University’s Spring commencement on Thursday 23 May 2013 at 3PM.   Undergraduate and Graduate students from Art + Design, Dance, Electronic Media & Film, Mass Communication & Communication Studies, Music, and Theatre receive their degrees in the brand new Tiger Arena.

EMF End of Semester Screenings

Close out the 2012-2013 academic year with the final COFAC event — the Department of Electronic Media & Film’s End of Semester Screenings.  See and hear student projects from the Spring 2013 semester.  All screenings take place in Van Bokkelen Hall Auditorium (VB 204) on the Towson University campus. Friday 5/17 —  Film 2 (4-6PM) … Continue reading

Dance for the Camera, Media Arts Festival, and Extreme Baroque

Three great events this weekend!  Dance for the Camera — Friday 7PM in Van Bokkelen Hall Auditorium — features movement pieces created specifically for the screen.  The Media Arts Festival — Saturday 7PM in Van Bokkelen Hall Auditorium — features the best student media work and the presentation of awards.  Extreme Baroque — Sunday 3:30PM … Continue reading

Another Exciting Weekend at COFAC!

The first weekend in May showcases ceramics, dance, anime, forensics, and theatre.  The 40th annual Pottery Sale runs Friday and Saturday in the Center for the Arts 3010.  A State of Grace opens Friday in Stephens Hall (for two weekends).   Akira will be screened Saturday night in Van Bokkelen Hall Auditorium.  The 50th anniversary of … Continue reading