Program Announcements

Capstone Presentations May 4th and May 5th

Posted: April 27, 2017 at 12:26 pm, Last Updated: April 27, 2017 at 12:33 pm

Here is a complete list of Spring 2017 Capstone presenters and their topics: 1. Shannon Blades: Volunteer Management Methods within All-Volunteer Organizations: How Organizations are Successful with a Volunteer Workforce 2. Helen Santoro: The Art of the Business Improvement District 3. Brian Nelson: The Financial Sustainability of the Modern American Orchestra 4. Peihan Zhao: The Financial Management Improve Recommendation […]

Arts Management Student Reveals First Solo Art Show at The Schlesinger Center

Posted: February 7, 2017 at 2:36 pm, Last Updated: February 8, 2017 at 11:06 am

The Rachel M. Schlesinger Concert Hall and Arts Center is excited to open its latest art show Chroma, a collection of work by George Mason University graduate student Malia Alana “Lonnie” Pauls. Chroma will be on display in the second-level Passage Gallery of the Schlesinger Center Feb. 3 through March 12 with an artist’s reception scheduled […]

Alumni Profile Elizabeth Malone

Posted: December 6, 2016 at 1:45 pm

Elizabeth Malone MA in Arts Management 2011 Art Specialist at M-NCPPC, Prince George’s County Department of Parks and Recreation  What topics in the arts are you most passionate about? Arts education and youth programming. As a former teacher I’m passionate about bringing high quality arts experiences to kids. The time I spent teaching in the […]

Capstone Presentations December 9th and 10th

Posted: December 1, 2016 at 1:44 pm, Last Updated: December 6, 2016 at 4:00 pm

Mason Arts Management master’s candidates will present their capstone research findings, December 9th 9am-6pm in Founders Hall 120 and December 10th 9am-6pm in Founders Hall 118.  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 […]

Meet Devan Costello-Mays, Arts Management Master’s Candidate

Posted: November 15, 2016 at 12:58 pm, Last Updated: November 15, 2016 at 1:08 pm

Devan Costello-Mays Master’s candidate in George Mason University’s Arts Management Program Operations Specialist, Apple  What specific area of arts management is your focus? I am primarily focused on the performing arts, and more specifically orchestral music. I started playing piano in third grade and then switched to strings in fifth grade. Music, viola, and orchestra […]

Alumni News Fall 2016

Posted: November 8, 2016 at 3:17 pm, Last Updated: November 17, 2016 at 12:38 pm

Our alumni are hard at work as arts managers and non-profit leaders. Whether residents of DC/VA/MD or living abroad, former George Mason Arts Management students share their career accomplishments and how Mason has helped them reach these goals. This Alumni News features individuals who graduated in the past five years and have recently received new jobs […]

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 […]