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Edward and Daveda Movitz outside the original entrance to SMFA

Back to Their Roots

For alumni Edward and Daveda Movitz, SMFA is not only a part of their story as artists, but a part of their love story, too.

The Art of the Matter

The SMFA annual art sale, with works by both students and established artists, opens November 16.

Bringing Art into View

Dina Deitsch is relishing her new role as director and chief curator for Tufts University Art Galleries—and helping bring the university’s arts communities together.

Lessons Behind Bars

New program brings Tufts students to combined class with prisoners to study literature for the benefit of both
Building a Community Through Performance

Building a Community Through Performance

What happens when artists use performance as a direct way of engaging underrepresented audiences? Can a medium often considered high art be used as a rallying cry? 

Welcoming New Jumbos

The university greets another record-breaking undergraduate class, including students at the SMFA at Tufts, and transfers
Student Profile: Liz Maelane '19

Student Profile: Liz Maelane '19

As an artist specializing in film and animation, Liz uses her experience in performance art to influence her craft.

Art in the Round

Graduating M.F.A. students learn the art of creating exhibitions and put it to use for a show at the Cyclorama in Boston
Serena Fay Feingold

Student Profile: Serena Fay Feingold '18

"I began my time at the SMFA at Tufts as a painter and thought I would focus in that medium, but within a few months I was experimenting with photography, screen-printing, metalworking, and ceramics."