Arts Resources at Harvard

 

Our Partners

 

Carpenter Center for the Visual Arts

The Carpenter Center for the Visual Arts is the center for contemporary art and artists at Harvard University. Through exhibitions, new commissions, public events, publications, and residencies, the Carpenter Center is dedicated to artist-centered programming and to building a vibrant community around contemporary art. Read more...

Film Study Center

The Film Study Center supports filmmaking, moving image, and sonic practices at Harvard through granting fellowships and access to equipment, holding work-in-progress critiques, and hosting visiting artists. Read more...

Critical Media Practice

The Graduate School of Arts and Sciences offers a secondary field in Critical Media Practice (CMP) for Harvard PhD students who wish to integrate media creation into their academic work. Read more...

Sensory Ethnography Lab

The Sensory Ethnography Lab (SEL) is an experimental laboratory that promotes innovative combinations of aesthetics and ethnography. Read more...

Harvard Film Archive

A division of Harvard Library, the Harvard Film Archive is dedicated to the collection, preservation and exhibition of film. Read more...

Division of Arts & Humanities

AFVS is part of the Division of Arts & Humanities at Harvard. See also their site for students. Read more...

 

Around the University

 

Harvard Art Museums

Ever since their founding, the Harvard Art Museums—the Fogg Museum, Busch-Reisinger Museum, and Arthur M. Sackler Museum—have been dedicated to advancing and supporting learning at Harvard University, in the local community, and around the world. Read more...

Fine Arts Library

Harvard’s primary collection and resource of global materials for the study of the history of art and architecture and related disciplines. Read more...

Theater, Dance & Media

Theater, Dance & Media (TDM) combines the study of theater, dance, and media practices with the histories and theories of expressive and embodied culture. Read more...

Office for the Arts

The Office for the Arts at Harvard supports student engagement in the arts and integrates the arts into University life. Read more...

Dance Center

The Harvard Dance Center’s mission is artistic, academic, and civic leadership. It is a site that leads through equality and dignity for all, aims to foster agency through dance for students, and promotes the arts as agents of social change in the world.  Read more...

ArtLab

Located on Harvard's Allston campus, the ArtLab supports arts-based interdisciplinary research, production, and experimentation. The ArtLab is a laboratory for art, research, and technology and consists of a series of flexible studios.  Read more...

Radcliffe Institute for Advanced Study

The Harvard Radcliffe Institute is one of the world’s leading centers for interdisciplinary exploration. We bring students, scholars, artists, and practitioners together to pursue curiosity-driven research, expand human understanding, and grapple with questions that demand insight from across disciplines.  Read more...