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Faculty researchers from the College of Health Solutions and the Herberger Institute for Design and the Arts have combined forces on interdisciplinary research projects through a new grant program...
The sounds of saws, drills and hammers fill a spacious workspace inside The Design School of the Herberger Institute for Design and the Arts on the Tempe campus of Arizona State University. It is Feb...
In 2002, “The Pianist” took home an Oscar for best adapted screenplay. It told the story of Jewish composer Władysław Szpilman and the music that helped carry him through the atrocities he witnessed...
A team of four Arizona State University students won $4,000 for their concept of an innovative IKEA recycling truck they designed as part of The Design School’s Interdisciplinary Cluster Competition...
Faculty from the School of Arts, Media and Engineering, a transdisciplinary unit at Arizona State University formed between the Herberger Institute for Design and the Arts and the Ira A. Fulton...
The revolution will not be televised, but it might very well be sold. Arizona State University digital culture major Sekou Jackson points out the broken TV he painted on a bulletproof vest, a piece...

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Guitarist Jiyeon “Jiji” Kim , assistant professor in the ASU School of Music, performed the world premiere of the first guitar concerto featuring both solo electric and classical guitar at Carnegie...
Jere Humphreys, professor of music education in Arizona State University's School of Music, received a Spirit of Philanthropy Award from the Association of Fundraising Professionals Greater...
Julie Codell, an art history professor in the School of Art in Arizona State University’s Herberger Institute for Design and the Arts, is currently researching the art market through data science....

Student news

Benjamin Cortez, a sophomore undergraduate student in the Arizona State University School of Music jazz studies program, recently debuted and produced a CD of original material, titled “In Your Hands...
Larry Madrigal, a graduate student in the School of Art in Arizona State University’s Herberger Institute for Design and the Arts, was shortlisted for the XL Catlin Art Prize traveling exhibition ....
Nicole Curry, a graduate dance student in the School of Film, Dance and Theatre, recently won a video contest for the International Association for the Study of the Commons. As part of its virtual...

Alumni news

Two Arizona State University School of Music alumni have been selected to participate in the Sphinx Organization’s national arts leadership and artistic development programs dedicated to transforming...
Arizona State University School of Music alumnus Joshua Hill is the recipient of the 2018 Canadian Screen Award for best original song for his work on the 2017 animated feature film “ The Breadwinner...
Carolyn Rose Rynex, Arizona State University School of Music alumna, was awarded the prestigious 2017 Julius Herford Dissertation Prize from the American Choral Directors Association for her doctoral...

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By Jason Schupbach, director of The Design School in ASU’s Herberger Institute for Design and the ArtsA student in The Design School works on a class project.What does it mean to design a more just...
Announcing our Practices for Change Fellowship — Herberger Institute highlights from February 2019From a new fellowship to a new hub for digital innovation and a campaign pushing for gender equity in...
Black and white picture of a woman with the words you are ready.
“Dear Women” is a short film by the ASU School of Film, Dance and Theatre that encourages women to tell their stories as filmmakers.When the 91st Academy Awards air this Sunday, a woman will not win...