For driven, talented students who are committed to having a successful career doing what they love, the College of Arts & Media is the only college leveraging the influence of CU Denver in the heart of Denver’s thriving arts industry to produce graduates who are ready to inspire, lead and thrive.
Talented creators and innovators deserve a fulfilling career doing what they love. That's why the College of Arts & Media leverages the real-world experience of acclaimed faculty and the stature of CU Denver connections to
give our students the skills and hands-on experience needed to turn what they love into what they do. Explore academic programs in Film & Television, Music & Entertainment Industry Studies, and Visual Arts, and in the internationally known National Center for Media Forensics.
The Film and Television Department where your passion becomes an opportunity to write the script, edit the film, hold the camera, and tell your story. With leading industry professionals, you’ll work on a variety of projects--including short films, web series’, documentaries, digital effects, and TV studio production.
You know the right sound when you hear it. You know it’s a hit when you mix it. You know the music and entertainment industry is for you, and we know how to turn that passion into a career. MEIS offers four unique programs with a contemporary and commercial focus.
In the Visual Arts Department, the city becomes our canvas, industry leaders become professors, and a passion becomes a profession. Students have access to state-of-the art digital labs, sculpture studios, industrial equipment and darkrooms, uniting the ability to create with the means to succeed.
Facts lie right in front of us like puzzle pieces waiting to be put together. The NCMF provides world class programs dedicated to the scientific study and research of the collection, analysis, interpretation, and presentation of digital evidence.
January 23 – March 29, 2019
Next Stage Gallery
Behind The Curtain—A Tribute to the Denver Performing Arts Complex, highlights the work of CU Denver Visual Art students with masks, paintings, augmented reality, and other visual art representations of the goings on at the Arts Complex; offstage, onstage, backstage, and all points in between.
CMTC Lunch & Learn: CAM Alumni Entrepreneurs
Music Advocate for Musicians
Thursday, April 4
Connecting Music & Art Through Technology
Monday, April 15
March 21–June 7, 2019
Emmanuel Art Gallery
Artist, activist, and poet Tenzing Rigdol ('05, Visual Arts) returns to the University of Colorado Denver for his first U.S. solo exhibition. Considered one of the world’s leading Tibetan artists and activists, Rigdol brings his series of large buddhas and other works to the College of Arts & Media.