College of the Arts Events

Monday, September 23, 2019 -
5:30pm to 7:00pm

Free and open to the public.

Friday, September 27, 2019 -
7:30pm to 9:00pm

Free and open to the public.

Saturday, September 28, 2019 -
11:00am to 5:00pm

The Kent Creativity Festival, sponsored by the City of Kent and the Kent State University College of the Arts will present the annual outdoor hands-on arts festival on the Lester A. Lefton Esplanade between Kent State’s Rockwell Hall on Lincoln St. and downtown Kent, near Haymaker Parkway. The event will feature a variety of interactive activities presented by local and regional artists and art educators. Attendees can enjoy jewelry-making, weaving, dance, silk screen, architecture, creative writing, improvisational theatre, poetry, sewing and music therapy.

Sunday, September 29, 2019 -
3:00pm to 4:30pm

Featuring Cleveland Orchestra Associate Concertmaster and Kent State faculty member Jung-Min Amy Lee. This is a ticketed event.

Sunday, October 6, 2019 -
7:30pm to 9:00pm

Free and open to the public.

Monday, October 7, 2019 -
6:00pm to 7:30pm

Free and open to the public.

Friday, October 18, 2019 -
12:00pm to 1:00pm
Melanie Yazzie, printmaking visiting artist
Saturday, October 19, 2019 -
7:30pm to 9:00pm

Free and open to the public.

Friday, February 7, 2020 -
12:00pm to 1:00pm

The School of Art presents an artist talk with Renée Zettle-Sterling, visiting artist in Jewelry/Metals/Enameling, on Friday, February 7 from 12-1 p.m. Zettle-Sterling is an Associate Professor of Art and Design at Grand Valley State University in Allendale, MI. The talk will take place in room 165 at the Center for the Visual Arts (325 Terrace Dr.) and is free and open to the public.