BELLA INTERACTIVE ART EXHIBITION ON DISPLAY AT UCA DOWNTOWN

The University of Central Arkansas Division of Outreach and Community Engagement and the College of Fine Arts and Communication have partnered to present “The Typology of Typography: A Permanent Evanescence” by Dr. Peter Bella. The artwork of Bella, assistant professor of graphic design at UCA, is currently on display at UCA Downtown, located at 1105 West Oak Street in downtown Conway. Gallery … [Read more...]

UCA STUDENT MEDIA WEBSITE TO LAUNCH JAN. 23

The University of Central Arkansas Journalism program is launching a new website to integrate student media on one site and to provide students with a deeper understanding of digital journalism. After the Jan. 23 launch, UCAnews.live will tie together The Echo newspaper, News6 television and the Scroll yearbook. The UCA student media have had their own websites for years, but the new website will … [Read more...]

UCA’S BAUM GALLERY TO HOST TWO NEW EXHIBITIONS THIS SPRING

The University of Central Arkansas’ Baum Gallery will host two exhibitions this spring, “Faculty Invitational” and “From It to Thou: Being Conscious of the Sacred in Nature.” An opening reception will be held from 4-7 p.m. on Thursday, Jan. 24. Both exhibits will go up on that day and remain up until Feb. 15. The “Faculty Invitational” show features work from almost every full-time UCA art … [Read more...]

UCA PROFESSOR DEBUTS IN HBO’S ‘TRUE DETECTIVE’

University of Central Arkansas Theatre professor Chris Fritzges will debut in the third season of the HBO series “True Detective,” which was filmed in Fayetteville. “True Detective” Season 3 follows partner detectives as they investigate a macabre crime involving two missing children in the heart of the Arkansas Ozarks. The story spans three decades. The third season is set to premiere Jan. 13, … [Read more...]

REYNOLDS PERFORMANCE HALL TO PRESENT CELTIC ANGELS CHRISTMAS

By Natalie Pierce College of Fine Arts and Communication Media Office The University of Central Arkansas's Reynolds Performance Hall will hold the Celtic Angels Christmas show on Wednesday, Dec. 12, at 7:30 p.m. Celtic Angels Christmas was produced in Ireland. It is a family-friendly show that will capture audiences by encompassing vocal and instrumental seasonal favorites alongside Irish, … [Read more...]

UCA JAZZ CONCERT FEATURES FIVE DISTINCT BANDS

By Dylan T. Kinkade College of Fine Arts and Communication Media Office The University of Central Arkansas will present a jazz concert featuring five separate and distinct bands on Monday, Nov. 19, at Snow Fine Arts Center Recital Hall on the UCA campus. UCA’s Jazz I, Top-Hatters, Jazz Combo and SuperSax, along with the Riverview High School Jazz Ensemble, will begin their performances at … [Read more...]

UCA BEARBONES TO BE IN CONCERT ON NOV. 6

By Natalie Pierce College of Fine Arts and Communication Media Office The University of Central Arkansas’ trombone choir, BearBones, will perform Nov. 6, 2018 in the Snow Fine Arts Center Recital Hall. The 7:30 p.m. performance is free and open to the public. The BearBones trombone choir is an ensemble made up of trombone players from across the University of Central Arkansas campus. It … [Read more...]

PERCUSSION ENSEMBLE IN CONCERT AT UCA

By Megan Bailey College of Fine Arts and Communication Media Office The University of Central Arkansas Department of Music will present the UCA Percussion Ensemble in concert Nov. 7, 2018. The performance is set to begin at 7:30 p.m. in the Snow Fine Arts Center Recital Hall. Admission is free to the public. The concert will feature special guest percussionist, Ivan Trevino, a … [Read more...]

FALL BFA/BA ART SHOWCASE FOR GRADUATING STUDENTS

By Dylan T. Kinkade College of Fine Arts and Communication Media Office The Baum Gallery will host its Fall BA/BFA Senior Exhibit from Nov. 1 to Dec. 6 on the University of Central Arkansas campus. An opening reception for the event will be held on Thursday, Nov. 1, from 4-7 p.m. and a closing reception will be held Sunday, Dec. 2 from 2-4 p.m. at the Baum Gallery in McCastlain Hall. The … [Read more...]

UCA CONCERT CHOIR TO PERFORM A HOMECOMING CONCERT

By Sydney Lackland College of Fine Arts and Communication Media Office The award-winning University of Central Arkansas Concert Choir will present a Homecoming Concert on Nov. 1 at 7:30 p.m. in the Snow Fine Arts Recital Hall. The concert is free and open to the public. The choir will sing a variety of music spanning several centuries including a rousing opening, “Cantate Domino” by Josu … [Read more...]