The School of the Arts offers 15 bachelor's and graduate degrees in art, music, theatre and dance, and presents inspiring, thought-provoking, world-class visual and performing arts events year-round.
Support the Larry Engstrom Endowment for the Advancement of Jazz
In honor of the retirement of Dr. Larry Engstrom, the College of Liberal Arts and School of the Arts have established the Larry Engstrom Endowment for the Advancement of Jazz which will further the strong jazz tradition he built at the University during his 34-year career.
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The School’s degree programs in visual art, music, theatre and dance prepare students to contribute as artists, educators and scholars.
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Psychology professor’s illusion in top ten for Best Illusion Contest
Vote for the illusion Gideon Caplovitz created with his two daughters by May 27
Annual artist-in-residence program selects Marko Bajzer for national park residency
University of Nevada, Reno School of the Arts partners with Great Basin National Park Foundation to offer unique artist residency experience
Sierra Lullabies, a musical soundscape for oboe and computer on May 3
Professors in the Department of Music evoke Lake Tahoe, the Sierra Nevada and Pyramid Lake in this free public performance on May 3 at the University of Nevada, Reno at Lake Tahoe
Scheduled events for School of the Arts
Academic Lectures and SeminarsReading and Panel Talk on Climate and Wildfire at Prim Library
Academic Lectures and SeminarsVirtual Info Session: Low-Res MFA Interdisciplinary Arts
Academic Lectures and SeminarsVirtual Info Session: Low-res MFA in Interdisciplinary Arts