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Mike Curb College logo, collage of pictures includes cello, stage door sign, scene from a play, illustration from Art Gallery showing, and a picture of three dancers.

 

College Resources

OFFICE OF THE DEAN

DEAN'S CIRCLE EXECUTIVE BOARD

SUPPORT THE COLLEGE

RECENT HIGHLIGHTS

ASSESSMENT RESOURCE CENTER [ARC]

RAVI K. & AMALIA SAWHNEY CREATIVE EXCELLENCE AWARD

ARTS COUNCIL FOR CSUN

 

Academic Programs

ART

CINEMA AND TELEVISION ARTS

COMMUNICATION STUDIES

JOURNALISM

MUSIC

THEATRE

GRADUATE PROGRAMS

 

Student Resources

STUDENT RESOURCE CENTER/EOP

ROADMAPS TO GRADUATION

CENTERS/SPECIAL PROGRAMS

INFORMATION FOR NEW FRESHMEN


College Vision

The College of Arts, Media, and Communication is inspired by the shared belief that art is communication, that communication is an art, and that art and communication are essential pillars for building and maintaining community.

Calendar

Spring 2013 Performance Calendar

Click here to download the Spring 2013 Performance and Exhibition Calendar

KCSN-FM

KCSN Logo

88.5 KCSN, The Music You Want, is member supported public radio broadcasting from California State University, Northridge. KCSN plays a Triple A format during the week with Americana, Bluegrass, Blues and Rock'n Roll on the weekend.VISIT KCSN.ORG

 

Art Galleries

Picture of the Art Galleries sign

The ART GALLERIES at California State University, Northridge, are the major art exhibition space in the San Fernando Valley. Click here to learn more.

 

Valley Performing Arts Center

Artist's rendering of Valley Performing Arts Center building.

Powered by a commitment to educate, enlighten and entertain, the Valley Performing Arts Center is inspired by the shared belief that art is communication, that communication is an art, and that art and communication are essential pillars for building and maintaining community. The Plaza del Sol Performance Hall, and the coming Valley Performing Arts Center is establishing California State University, Northridge as a hub for culture and performing arts in the region.

Visit our website!

 

CSUN Cinematheque

Photograph of the Armer Theater taken from the back row.

The CSUN Cinematheque is an innovative year-round film screening program housed in the Alan and Elaine Armer Theater, a state-of-the-art 130 seat motion picture theater on the CSUN campus. Click here to learn more.

 

Gallery of Film Poster Art

His Girl Friday poster

THE CSUN GALLERY OF FILM POSTER ART is the only permanent university gallery in the United States devoted to the art of the movie poster.  It was conceived as a museum-like setting to display the art of the film poster––a largely unappreciated art form. Click here to learn more.


WHAT'S HAPPENING IN THE COLLEGE

Up next in the Art Gallery...

Annual Juried Art Student Exhibition posterAnnual Juried Art Student Exhibition
April 15 – May 4

Gallery Talk: Mon. April 15
Reception:  Fri. April 19 / 7-9 pm

This exhibition is the year-end culminating event for both the Art Department and Art Galleries.
An average of 200 students submit over 400 works for jurying; the selected works are then exhibited.  The exhibition includes a broad range of works representing the various disciplines:  painting, sculpture, animation, video, web design, photography, drawing, printmaking, graphic design, textiles, ceramics, and mixed media.  Cash awards from the CSUN Arts Council are presented to the students at the opening reception. 


Click here for more information.


Up next in the Theatre...

Book of LIz poster

 

The Book of Liz

The Squeamish religion’s Sister Elizabeth abandons all for the world outside, in an American journey filled with Cockney-speaking Ukrainian immigrants and all other manner of Sedaris-esque characters. But where will she fit in?  Directed by Doug Kaback.

 

Click here for more information. 

 

RECENT HIGHLIGHTS

Caitlin Sheil holding award

 

 

 

Caitlin (Katie) Sheil awarded Golden Reel Award
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CONCRETE AND DUST book cover

 

 

 

New Communication Studies Faculty Publication: Concrete and Dust

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Steven Spielberg and John Travolta at HFPA awards luncheon

 

Hollywood Foreign Press Association Awards CSUN’s Film Dept. $50,000 for Student Fellowships

[Read Story]

Photo courtesy of HFPA


Benny Wolde-Yohannes

 

Northridge Film Student Invited to Show Senior Project at Cannes Film Festival; Is First Recipient of CSUN’s Sawhney Creative Excellence Award for $10,000

[Read Story]


Jenny Ohrstrom portrait

 

CSUN Graduate Student Jenny Ohrstrom wins the 2012 Nancy Hooker Scholarship Competition

[Read Story]


ClarinetFest® 2011

The International Clarinet Association, in conjunction with the Mike Curb College of Arts, Media and Communications, held ClarinetFest® 2011 on the campus from August 3-7. This event, which is the annual conference for the ICA, was the largest in the association’s history, bringing over 1400 attendees and 300 performers from more than 35 countries onto our campus. The 5 day conference featured 85 concerts, 13 lectures, 9 masterclasses, 5 competitions and one concert at the spectacular Hollywood Bowl on a perfect starlit night. [Click here for complete story and photo gallery]


 

Senior Film Project "Misdirection" Wins at Cannes

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CTVA Alum Wins Kodak Film School Competition

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Three soldiers in a scene from EN TIEMPO.

 

Senior Film Project "En Tiempo De Guerra" Is Finalist in British Academy Student Film Awards

[Read Story]


Professor Julia Heinen

 

BUFFET CRAMPON USA ANNOUNCES JULIA HEINEN AS BUFFET CRAMPON CLARINET ARTIST

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