Category Archives: Our UArts Community

Library- and research-related news and notes about UArts students, faculty and staff.

Book Published by UArts Foundation Professor Buy Shaver

Buy Shaver, a professor who teaches 2D in the Foundation program, has published a book called 2D: Moving the Eye Through Design. Read on to find out more about Professor Shaver, the book, and an upcoming on-campus lecture he’s giving. Continue reading

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Music Library Survey

Please help the Libraries assess and improve our effectiveness by completing a brief survey about Music Library services and collections. Continue reading

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Visual Music: Mary Greenewalt at HSP

UArts alumna (Philadelphia Musical Academy, Class of 1893) Mary Elizabeth Hallock Greenewalt is at the center of a performance and event at the Historical Society of Pennsylvania on Thursday, January 27. Continue reading

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Greenfield Library Student Exhibition Opportunity 2010

If you’ve been in the Greenfield Library lately, you probably noticed Printmaking senior Cerise Kacensky’s print, Upside Downside Rightside Up, in the book stacks study area. She is one of our student exhibitors, and you can be, too! Continue reading

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Philadelphia Center for the Book

As part of the Arts on South program, Philadelphia Center for the Book has a new location, just around the corner at 6th and South Streets! Founded by two University of the Arts MFA Book Arts/Printmaking students, the Center is an excellent place to meet other artists and learn about the local history of book arts and publishing. Continue reading

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Award-winning student thanks librarians!

Is it a coincidence that one of the UArts Art Education graduate students who made full use of his library services has won a departmental thesis award? We think not! Read on to find out more. Continue reading

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Quay Brothers Love Libraries

UArts alumni (1969) and identical twins Timothy and Stephen Quay were featured on last week’s cover of City Paper, but it was the quote inside that caught this librarian’s eye… Continue reading

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