Tyler School of Art

Michael Latini holding a furry red puppet.
Tyler graduate builds podium for ‘Saturday Night Live’
Type: News Story
Michael Latini, TYL ’01, co-owns the production company that created the prop used in the show’s White House press briefing sketches.
March 17, 2017
A man and woman standing in front of a painting.
Behind the scenes of ‘Create TU’
Type: News Story
Meet the student stars of Temple’s newest video.
December 22, 2016
A large display of musical instruments and chairs hanging on a gallery wall.
Symphony for a Broken Orchestra
Type: News Story
The broken instruments on display at Temple Contemporary will be used to create an original composition performed by artists from around Philadelphia.
October 24, 2016
Pepón Osorio standing in front of a green wall.
President Obama to nominate Temple professor
Type: News Story
President Barack Obama will nominate Tyler professor to the National Council on the Arts.
October 7, 2016
The Bell Tower and a bright blue sky with a few white clouds in the background.
Temple seeks permanent deans for art and law schools
Type: News Story
Two vital searches are underway for candidates to lead the Tyler School of Art and Beasley School of Law.
September 27, 2016
A colorfully painted DNC donkey representing Tennessee.
Temple artists design donkeys
Type: News Story
As delegates flock to Philadelphia for the 2016 DNC, they’ll be greeted by a drove of Temple Made donkeys.
July 20, 2016
Elizabeth Bolman and President Neil D. Theobald wear flower leis and smile.
Uncovering art
Type: News Story
Professor of Art History Elizabeth Bolman received a 2016 Great Teacher Award for her work in and out of the classroom.
July 7, 2016
A man in a striped shirt drawing on paper at a desk.
Bringing newsprint to life
Type: News Story
Kevin Sprouls, TYL ’77, credits a Temple connection with helping him get his start at "The Wall Street Journal."
May 10, 2016
Lisa Kay wearing a teal jacket and standing in front of a bookcase.
Tyler professor receives national award for special needs art education
Type: News Story
The National Art Education Association and two other groups honored Kay, whose work pairs art therapy with art education.
March 25, 2016
Tables and chair arranged to look like a classroom in the reForm exhibit.
'reForm' exhibit at Tyler keeps local students connected
Type: News Story
Students from the shuttered Fairhill Elementary have used the reForm exhibit at Temple to hold meetings with organizations such as the School Reform Commission.
March 23, 2016
A group of students working on a design.
Division of Architecture and Environmental Design formed in Tyler School of Art
Type: News Story
Students will benefit from opportunities to work collaboratively across disciplines.
January 14, 2016
Center for the Arts Reorganization
Type: Announcement
The reorganization brings together Boyer College of Music and Dance and the newly named School of Theater, Film and Media Arts to creates the Center for the Performing and Cinematic Arts and positions the Tyler School of Art as an independent school.
October 14, 2015
Using soot, artist draws mural on Montgomery Garage
Type: News Story
This week, artist Caroline Rothwell used carbon emissions as a medium to draw a temporary mural of endangered plants on the north wall of Temple's Montgomery Garage.
October 1, 2015
Owl designs World Meeting of Families logo
Type: News Story
Graphic designer Bill Milnazik, TYL ’79, recently added a high-profile client to his list: the World Meeting of Families 2015 Congress, which includes the much-anticipated visit by Pope Francis to Philadelphia.
September 24, 2015
September events at Temple Contemporary
Type: News Story
With the fall 2015 semester already in full swing and the recent opening of 'reForm' on Aug. 28, Temple Contemporary has a full lineup of don’t-miss events for the month of September.
September 8, 2015
Temple Contemporary show in ‘New York Times’
Type: News Story
reForm, an exhibition at Temple University’s Tyler School of Art, was featured in 'The New York Times' on Saturday, Aug. 29. The story appeared in the national print edition of the 'Times' and on the front page of the “Art & Design” section in the New York area.
September 3, 2015
Temple alumni named 2015 Minority Business Leaders
Type: News Story
Four Temple alumni—including one faculty member—were named to the Philadelphia Business Journal’s annual ‘Minority Business Leaders’ list for 2015.
August 20, 2015
Owls listed among PhillyVoice’s ‘creative class’
Type: News Story
PhillyVoice recently named 18 talented young Philadelphians to the city’s “creative class.” Eight of them are members of the Temple community. Learn how they're making their mark on the city.
August 13, 2015
Temple faculty, alumnus awarded Pew Fellowships
Type: News Story
Three faculty members and one alumnus are recipients of 2015 Pew Center for Arts & Heritage fellowships, which support the arts in Philadelphia.
July 30, 2015
Tyler professor emeritus featured in the ‘NYT’
Type: News Story
A review of two new exhibitions by Stanley Whitney, professor emeritus of painting and drawing at Tyler School of Art, was published in ‘The New York Times.’
July 23, 2015
Tyler professor selected to create public art installation
Type: News Story
Sculpture Professor Karyn Olivier was chosen by the city of Philadelphia's Office of Arts, Culture and the Creative Economy to construct a public art installation in Philadelphia's Stenton Park.
July 16, 2015
'Philadelphia Explained' exhibit continues to amaze
Type: News Story
Paula Scher, TYL '70, and Keith Hartwig, TYL '11, collaborated on a large-scale installation that provides a look at the entire city through a hand-painted map covering the walls and floor of Temple Contemporary.
June 22, 2015
Tyler program spurs alumni/student collaboration
Type: News Story
Through the Tyler School of Art's Distinguished Alumni Mentoring Program, Paula Scher, TYL ’70, and Keith Hartwig, TYL ’11, have come together to create a Philadelphia-based exhibit.
May 7, 2015
Next stop: Lilly Pulitzer
Type: News Story
Courtney Spencer, who will receive a degree in graphic and interactive design from the Tyler School of Art, will start work as a junior graphic designer at Lilly Pulitzer, her next stop on a promising career in design.
May 4, 2015
Tyler professor transforms salvaged classroom objects into art
Type: News Story
For his latest project, Tyler School of Art Professor Pepón Osorio will transform the inside of a Tyler classroom using salvaged materials from a vacant neighborhood elementary school. Read about this innovative project, as noted on Philly.com.
April 29, 2015

Pages