Program Announcements

Graduate Arts Management Society Presents Coffee and Conversations

Posted: October 20, 2016 at 3:09 pm

Saturday, November 19 11:00 am – 1:00 pm Multipurpose Room 126, Founders Hall Arlington Campus The Graduate Arts Management Society (GAMS) hosts a new and exciting professional development event! Open to students, alumni and the general public, this event brings a whole new perspective to networking. Designed to be interactive and engaging, Coffee and Conversations will […]

Meet Becca Moon, Arts Management Master’s Candidate

Posted: October 18, 2016 at 2:18 pm

Becca Moon Master’s candidate in George Mason University’s Arts Management Program Graduate Professional Assistant at Fenwick Gallery What specific area of arts management is your focus? Visual Arts. I have always been particularly drawn to modern and contemporary abstract works. I also have a deep affection for Art History. It’s really exciting to see a […]

Meet Samantha Cooke, Arts Management Master’s Candidate

Posted: September 20, 2016 at 2:07 pm, Last Updated: October 18, 2016 at 2:02 pm

Samantha Cooke Master’s candidate in George Mason University’s Arts Management Program Department Assistant, Department of Geography and Geoinformation Science, George Mason University What inspires you as an arts leader? Action. Seeing art, art makers, and art supporters in action. Too often we take for granted that art and artists are all around us. I want […]

AMGT Welcomes Sarah Cissna as a Full-Time Term Faculty Member!

Posted: July 28, 2016 at 5:38 pm

Friends of Arts Management,    We are delighted to announce that Sarah Cissna will join our faculty as a full-time term faculty member this Fall 2016 semester. She will be teaching Seminar, Programming and Project Management, and Professional Development. In addition, she will take over most graduate level internships and will advise performing arts-focused graduate […]

Alumni News Summer 2016

Posted: June 23, 2016 at 12:40 pm, Last Updated: June 23, 2016 at 12:52 pm

Our alumni are working to help bring the arts to communities around the world in fields ranging from orchestral music to film. This edition of Alumni News highlights updates from our alumni who came here as international students or who have moved abroad following graduation. Do you have an update you would like to share? Fill out […]

Meet Kaylee McMullan, Arts Management Master’s Candidate

Posted: June 21, 2016 at 1:10 pm, Last Updated: June 21, 2016 at 1:11 pm

Kaylee McMullan Master’s candidate in George Mason University’s Arts Management Program Box Office Associate, Signature Theatre, Arlington Student Assistant, George Mason Arts Management Program What inspires you as an arts leader? I think about the emotional impact music has had on my life. There are times were it has frustrated me, brought me to tears. […]

Fall Alumni and Professional Development Events

Posted: June 14, 2016 at 1:07 pm, Last Updated: September 20, 2016 at 12:00 pm

Save the date for upcoming Arts Management Alumni and professional development events: AMGT Alumni Homecoming Brunch October 16, 2016 10:00 am – Noon Palette 22 Arlington, VA Save the date for our annual Arts Management Alumni homecoming brunch at Palette 22. Official invitations will go out this summer for this event, so watch your email. […]

Meet Lauren Schick, Arts Management Master’s Candidate

Posted: May 30, 2016 at 4:51 pm, Last Updated: June 21, 2016 at 1:18 pm

Lauren H. Schick Master’s candidate in George Mason University’s Arts Management Program Visitor Services Associate, Hillwood Estate, Museum, and Gardens Assistant, Confucius Institute US Center What topics in the arts are you most passionate about and why? I am definitely most inspired by the community aspect of the arts and the camaraderie that comes along […]

Featured Arts Management Undergraduate Classes for 2016-2017

Posted: April 15, 2016 at 1:53 pm, Last Updated: April 15, 2016 at 2:00 pm

Considering adding practical skills in arts management to your visual or performing arts degree? Mason Arts Management is pleased to offer a number of undergraduate courses for the 2016-2017 year ranging from arts advocacy and grant writing to professional development and internships. Mason students are allowed to enroll in a few classes or pursue the complete Arts Management Undergraduate Minor. Please contact Professor […]

Capstone Presentations April 29th and 30th

Posted: April 4, 2016 at 2:11 pm, Last Updated: April 25, 2016 at 10:39 am

Mason Arts Management master’s candidates will present their capstone research findings, April 29 – April 30, 2016, in Room 113 of Founders Hall on the Arlington Campus.  Students pursuing a Master of Arts in Arts Management degree at Mason are required to complete a capstone project, which offers the opportunity to deepen, expand and demonstrate mastery of […]