Public Art

Emerging artist series ‘Off the Wall’ is on at Brochstein Pavilion

Harold Mendez and a team of Rice students installed his new work this week, the first in Rice Public Art’s new “Off the Wall” series.

Sep 19, 2019
Visual and Dramatic Arts

Moving pictures: Rare films recovered from Rice Media Center

Student projects, faculty documentaries and more preserved by cross-departmental archiving project.

Sep 13, 2019
Public Art

Rice Public Art enters three-year partnership with Glassell School of Art

‘Off the Wall’ series will commission Core Residency Program alumni for site-specific installations on campus over the next three years.

Aug 27, 2019
Moody Center for the Arts

Moody Center welcomes two new associate curators

Ylinka Barotto and Frauke V. Josenhans will oversee exhibitions for the Moody and Rice Public Art.

Aug 20, 2019
Visual and Dramatic Arts

In between a rock and a hard place at Rice Media Center

Work by Rice University photography lecturer Justin Raphael Roykovich will be featured as the first fall exhibition by the university’s department of Visual and Dramatic Arts.

Aug 5, 2019
Moody Center for the Arts

Moody Center’s ‘Moon Shot’ exhibition will celebrate Apollo-inspired art

Rare Robert Rauschenberg lithographs from 1969 — including the largest ever made at the time — and an unfinished series by Andy Warhol will be among the pieces on exhibit at Rice University’s Moody Center for the Arts this fall.

Jul 19, 2019
The Shepherd School of Music

Acclaimed soprano Ana María Martínez to join Shepherd School as artist-in-residence

Grammy Award-winning soprano Ana María Martínez will join Rice University’s Shepherd School of Music this fall as an artist-in-residence for the 2019-20 and 2020-21 academic years.

Jul 10, 2019

Rice Architecture’s student-produced PLAT Journal earns national recognition

Rice Architecture’s student-produced PLAT Journal has earned honorable mention from the Center for Architecture as part of the 2019 Douglas Haskell Award for Student Journals.

Jul 9, 2019
Moody Center for the Arts

Behind the scenes: How the Moody built a massive, temporary movie theater

Tacita Dean’s film ‘Craneway Event’ demanded much more than a rare 16 mm projector.

Jun 28, 2019
Art History

López-Durán wins Motherwell Award for ‘Eugenics in the Garden’

With her 2018 book “Eugenics in the Garden: Transatlanctic Architecture and the Crafting of Modernity,” Fabiola López-Durán was the first scholar to link eugenics — the movement that sought the improvement or “whitening” of the human race — with architecture.

Jun 20, 2019
Visual and Dramatic Arts

Winningham celebrates 50 years of teaching at Rice — and 60 years of photographing it

Geoff Winningham ‘63 found his place at Rice University through photography: first, as an undergraduate who dusted off his adolescent interest in cameras to become the official photographer for the Campanile, and later as a photography professor who returned to his alma mater in 1969.

Jun 11, 2019
Moody Center for the Arts

Rice Magazine: New issue, new look

The new design includes a feature story that starts on the cover. The first is a look at Natasha Bowdoin’s “Sideways to the Sun” exhibit at the Moody Center for the Arts.

May 22, 2019