Program Announcements

Announcing: Our First Recipient of the Andy Bursten Memorial Scholarship, Anika Kwinana

Posted: February 1, 2018 at 3:36 pm, Last Updated: February 1, 2018 at 3:38 pm

Andy Bursten Memorial Anika Kwinana is an emerging in arts and events leader, with a passion for the role that the arts can play in socio-economic development.  She will graduate with an M.A. in Arts Management from George Mason University in Spring 2018, with a final project focused on diversity in the arts workforce. Having […]

Fall 2017 Capstone Presentations, December 8th and 9th

Posted: December 1, 2017 at 12:37 pm, Last Updated: December 1, 2017 at 12:40 pm

Here is a complete list of Fall 2017 Capstone presenters and their topics: Xuan Cheng: Artist Residency Programs: Three Different Programs in the Torpedo Factory Art Center Shiman Hu: How Social Media Strategies Enhance Audience Engagement of Imported Musicals in China – A Case Study of the SevenAges Musical Production Company. Nasim Khoshbin: The Digital […]

Announcing: The Andy Bursten 2017 Scholarship

Posted: October 12, 2017 at 12:26 pm, Last Updated: October 24, 2017 at 4:52 pm

This award will be presented in December 2017 to an outstanding current AMGT student who exemplifies Andy Bursten’s kindness, generous spirit and respect and passion for financial management and budgeting for the arts. This award is named in honor of Andy Bursten, who served as the Director of Finance and Administration and CFO of the […]

Mason’s Alumni Weekend AMGT Event, “Headshots, Oysters, & Pearls: Navigating Arts Management Career Transitions.”

Posted: October 5, 2017 at 3:24 pm, Last Updated: October 5, 2017 at 3:28 pm

Arts Management will host “Headshots, Oysters, & Pearls: Navigating Arts Management Career Transitions,” an alumni/student event on Saturday, October 14, 2017 from 10am – 12:30pm on Mason’s Fairfax Campus, Music/Theater Building Room #2018. PLEASE REGISTER HERE With an Arts Management degree, the “The World is Your Oyster” but managing career transitions can be harder to […]

Arts Management Hosting Guest Lecture on Cultural Policy in the Mediterranean.

Posted: September 27, 2017 at 1:27 pm

Arts Management is pleased to host Karsten Xuereb, visiting arts administrator from Malta. Please join us for an expert lecture on Cultural Policy in the Mediterranean followed by a Q&A on Thursday, September 28, 2017 from 6:30 to 7:30pm on Arlington Campus, Founders Hall Room 118. Karsten Xuereb Bio: Karsten Xuereb read for a PhD in cultural […]

Arts Management Would Like to Introduce Our New Program Director, Aimee Fullman.

Posted: July 18, 2017 at 11:30 am, Last Updated: October 5, 2017 at 3:10 pm

Aimee Fullman is re-crossing the Atlantic Ocean to become the next director of the Arts Management program. Aimee brings a distinctive international career in arts policy and a strong record of scholarly publication and presentation to the role. She has worked as a researcher, policy adviser, program manager and deputy director for such notable institutions […]

The Art of the International Capstone: Recent Arts Management Graduate, Helen Santoro, Success in International Cultural Policy.

Posted: June 28, 2017 at 5:07 pm, Last Updated: June 29, 2017 at 10:18 am

Recent Arts Management Graduate Helen Santoro will be embarking upon a journey around the world to present her original research on Business Improvement Districts before members and attendees of the European Network for Cultural Policy and Management’s (ENCATC) 8th Annual Research Session during the 25th Annual Congress on Cultural Policy and Management. The theme of […]

Mason Has Extended Giving Day to June 30, 2017!

Posted: May 23, 2017 at 11:13 am

You can still donate to the Arts Management Program Support Fund. Proceeds will go toward study abroad and various conference attendance opportunities! You can make your donations HERE.

New Program Director Candidates on Campus Next Week!

Posted: May 16, 2017 at 10:28 am

Come meet the new Arts Management Program Director candidates on campus next week! Monday, May 22, 2017, 10:00am – 11:00am – Founders Hall, Room #118 Wednesday, May 24, 2017, 9:30am – 10:30am – Founders Hall, Room #118

Capstone Presentations May 5th and May 6th

Posted: April 27, 2017 at 12:26 pm, Last Updated: May 2, 2017 at 1:22 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 […]