Tyler School of Art and Architecture

Associate Professor Lisa Kay teaching a class.
Tyler offers undergraduate art therapy program
Type: News Story
The new art therapy BA is a response to the No. 1 program requested by current and prospective students.
May 22, 2017
A man in a garden holding a sign that reads Next Stop: Kimley Horn.
Next Stop: Kimley Horn
Type: News Story
Derek Suomi transitioned from the U.S. Coast Guard to Temple, and now he's ready to begin his landscape architecture career at Kimley-Horn.
May 10, 2017
Susan E. Cahan, the newly appointed dean of Temple University’s Tyler School of Art.
Susan E. Cahan appointed dean of Tyler School of Art
Type: News Story
Temple University President Richard M. Englert has announced the appointment of Yale arts administrator as Tyler’s new dean, concluding a national search.
May 8, 2017
Stuart Holzer unveiling a plaque dedicating a painting studio to his wife
Tyler dedicates studio, scholarship in memory of 1973 graduate
Type: News Story
The Rhoda Psaty Holzer Painting Studio and Memorial Scholarship will carry on the painter’s creative spirit.
April 24, 2017
The alphabet of social justice
Type: News Story
The students created a social justice poster for each letter of the alphabet.
April 5, 2017
renowned artist Judy Pfaff, the first Jack Wolgin Annual Visiting Artist to come to Temple University’s Tyler School of Art
Renowned artist Judy Pfaff comes to Tyler School of Art
Type: News Story
The pioneer will be the first Jack Wolgin Annual Visiting Artist, work with Tyler students and lecture to the public—all thanks to a generous gift.
April 3, 2017
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