Fine Arts

Pieces from TCU’s permanent art collection on display until Feb. 19

From now until Feb. 19, selected pieces from the University’s permanent collection will be on public display for the first time in the Moudy Gallery. Titled “States of the Union,” the pieces represent American history and politics as interpreted by artists, some of whom were employees of Franklin D. Roosevelt’s Works Progress Administration (WPA), civil… Read more »

TCU wins award for Innovation in International Education

It was announced in New York City today that TCU’s Discovering Global Citizenship program is the winner of an Andrew Heiskell Award for Innovation in International Education. The Institute of International Education sponsors the annual competition to recognize outstanding initiatives in international higher education among its 1,400 member campuses. IIE will present the award at… Read more »

Memorial concert for José Feghali will be Jan. 25

A public memorial concert for piano virtuoso and TCU School of Music professor José Feghali will be held at 3 p.m. Sunday, Jan. 25 in Ed Landreth Auditorium, 2800 S. University Drive. There will be performances by the TCU Cello Ensemble, directed by Jesús Castro-Balbi, Ricardo Viega (piano), James Denton (cello), John Owings (piano), Jesús… Read more »

Yuan Xiong Lu: Building Bridges Through Music

Since his arrival at TCU in 2008, Yuan Xiong LU has not only brought international recognition to the university’s School of Music, but he has also developed an outstanding double bass program and festival that attracts world-class artists to Fort Worth. Yuan is a dreamer. Born in Shanghai, Yuan displayed a real aptitude for the… Read more »

Memorial services planned for Paulette Burns and José Feghali

TCU is saddened to share that two beloved members of the Horned Frog family passed away this week: Paulette Burns, dean of Harris College of Nursing & Health Sciences, and José Feghali, artist-in-residence and piano instructor.   Visitation Service for José Feghali A Brazilian-born pianist and winner of the 1985 Van Cliburn International Piano Competition, Feghali passed away… Read more »

Kyle Montgomery, theatre major: Setting the Stage for Success

Whether he is singing backup vocals for Josh Groban or Performing with the Fort Worth Symphony Orchestra, Kyle Montgomery knows how to captivate audiences with his musical talent. The senior Nordan Scholar has already built a sizable acting resume and will take his first North American tour this December as Hermey the Elf in the… Read more »

Moudy Gallery showing Loli Kantor photographs

Photos by Fort Worth photographer Loli Kantor will be on display Oct. 20-25 at Moudy Gallery. They are from her new book Beyond the Forest, Jewish Presence in Eastern Europe 2004-2012. A reception for the artist is set for 6 – 8 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 23 in the gallery. For over a decade Loli Kantor has… Read more »

Noted musical duo to perform free recital Monday

TCU School of Music is proud to introduce its new professor of violin, Elisabeth Adkins, at her debut faculty concert at 7 p.m. Monday, Oct. 20 in PepsiCo Recital Hall. She comes to Texas from Washington, D.C. where, for 31 years, she was concertmaster of the National Symphony. She will perform with her husband, noted… Read more »

Theatre presents Chekhov’s “Three Sisters”

TCU Theatre will present the Chekhov play Three Sisters next week in the Buschman Theatre. In a translation by Sarah Ruhl, this classic masterpiece weaves a story of hope and heartbreak as we follow the sisters Olga, Masha, and Irina as they dream of leaving their meaningless country life behind and returning to Moscow. Performances… Read more »