Arts and Education


The Arts and Education program provides students with an opportunity to examine the role of the arts in fostering personal and cultural development.


Blanchard, D'Angelo, Tessendorf Recognized with Faculty Prizes

Faculty AwardHWS faculty members honor three of their colleagues for their work as educators, scholars and community leaders. Last year, the celebration of faculty awards was disrupted due to the pandemic, but…
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Davis Gallery Hosts Crafting Democracy Events

Art Exhibit Fall  CPaige_KColton-208Art and politics come together in a series of events hosted by the Davis Gallery at Houghton House. Crafting Democracy features a fiber arts exhibit, a handmade zine and a…
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Remembering Clarence “Dave” Davis Jr. '48

Davis Dave Visit 0148Clarence A. “Dave” Davis Jr. '48, whose generosity and vision have transformed the Colleges' visual arts facilities and operations, passed away earlier this month. Davis was born on Sept. 2,…
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Perry '20 Teaching at Trinity School While Attending UPenn

Morgan Perry 20 AStarting this fall, Morgan Perry '20 will pursue her master's in education from the University of Pennsylvania while teaching visual arts at Trinity School in Manhattan as a Penn Fellow…
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Ruth Offers Exhibition Virtual Tour

DU_850x500_IMG_1390International printmaker and Class of '64 Endowed Professor of Art and Architecture Nicholas Ruth is offering a virtual tour of his latest exhibit This Way, featuring several new series of…
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