Arts & Culture

Man standing against brick wall
May 21, 2021 Large Image
In a new book, Tufts graduate Dan Barbarisi describes the chase to unearth a chest of gold, silver, and gems hidden by an eccentric millionaire

As Dan Barbarisi, A01, reached the crest of a hill in Yellowstone National Park in 2018, his heart started to race.

“A stream the color of...

Book covers and movie posters. From novels and memoirs to documentaries and feature films, alumni and faculty make recommendations for Asian American and Pacific Islander Heritage Month
May 18, 2021 Large Image
From novels and memoirs to documentaries and feature films, alumni and faculty make recommendations

For Asian American and Pacific Islander Heritage Month in May, we asked Tufts alumni and faculty to recommend books and films that give voice to...

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...

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