Arts & Culture

A photograph of a performance piece by Anne Harris of Harris wrapping herself in a painting in front of the mountain vista that inspired the work
May 6, 2021 Large Image
Graduating students at School of Museum of Fine Arts at Tufts University to display work online, allowing safe access for art lovers

The School of the Museum of Fine Arts at Tufts University (SMFA at Tufts) is celebrating its graduating art students in the class of 2021 with...

Maria Fong in front of a mural painting. An artist, she helped create a the community mural at the Asian American Center at Tufts
May 5, 2021 Video
For SMFA senior Maria Fong, art has been central to her life and identity

A couple of years ago, the Asian American...

The red and black Death Row Records conference room from the movie Straight Outta Compton, for which Tufts graduate Christopher L. Brown served as art director.
April 27, 2021 Large Image
From Don Draper’s chic Park Avenue apartment to a modest house with macrame plant hangers, the sets Tufts graduate Christopher L. Brown designs speak volumes about the characters who inhabit them

Toward the end of the first season of Halt and Catch Fire, the AMC series about the ’80s personal computer boom, hardware engineer Gordon...

With gloved hands, food stylist Christine Tobin sets out balls of pink ice cream, an authentic 19th-century treat, for a scene in the 2019 version of Little Women.
April 13, 2021 Large Image
Whether it’s a pork chop for Frances McDormand or Christmas cookies for Johnny Depp, Tufts graduate Christine Tobin whips up camera-ready food that actors can really sink their teeth into

She’s prepared jam with Laura Dern, roasted chicken legs for Bradley Cooper, and served piccata to Jennifer Lawrence. But Christine Tobin, A08 (...

A person holding an American flag in front of their face with the sun in the background
April 8, 2021 Large Image
As President Biden steers immigration policy changes, a student of DACA status shares their experience since the Trump administration tried to rescind the program

Two years ago, the world was a different place. There was no COVID-19 pandemic yet, and President Donald Trump was just over halfway through his...