Making Art at Harvard (in a Pandemic!)

Want to make art? Reach out to one of these staff members or student organizations to help you find your way! For a comprehensive list of all the creative writing, dance, drama and music co-curricular organizations active this semester, visit TheHub@HarvardCollege.

The Office for the Arts at Harvard
General Inquiries, Funding, Administrative Support, Guest Artists, Free Workshops, Advocacy, and all around one-stop shopping.
         Jack Megan, Director
         Alicia Anstead, Associate Director of Programs

Creative Writing
Curricular:
         Darcy Frey, Director of Creative Writing, English Department
         Lauren Bimmler, Undergraduate Program Administrator, English Department
Co-curricular:
         The Harvard Advocate
         The Harvard Crimson
         The Harvard Lampoon
Academic Study: Poetry reading/events, Christina Davis, Curator, Woodbury Poetry Room
Literary Publications: Chloe Garcia Roberts, Managing Editor, Harvard Review

Dance
Curricular:
         Kirsten Leonard, Administrative Manager, Harvard Dance Center
         Elizabeth Epsen, Communications and Programs Manager, Harvard Dance Center
Co-curricular:
         Harvard Ballet Company
         Harvard-Radcliffe Modern Dance Company
         Ghungroo (South Asian Association)

Drama
Curricular Courses: Debra Levine, Director of Undergraduate Studies, Theater, Dance & Media
Curricular Productions (including Design and Tech): James Stanley, Producing Artistic Director, Theater, Dance & Media
Co-curricular (Artistic, Administrative, Design, & Tech):
         Dana Knox, Production Coordinator for College Theater, Office for the Arts
         Harvard Radcliffe Dramatic Club (HRDC)
Academic Study: Matt Wittman, Curator, Harvard Theater Collection
Professional Internships: Ryan McKittrick, Director of Artistic Programs, American Repertory Theater (A.R.T.)

Film
Curricular:
         Ruth Lingford, Director of Undergraduate Studies, Art, Film and Visual Studies
         Paula Soares, Manager of Academic Program, Art, Film, and Visual Studies
         Joana Pimenta, Interim Director of the Film Study Center and Director of Graduate Study for Critical Media Practice
Co-curricular:
         Harvard College Film Festival
         Harvard Undergraduate Filmmakers’ Association
Academic Study: Harvard Film Archive

Music
Curricular: Nancy Shafman, Director of Administration, Harvard Music Department
Co-curricular:
         Andy Clark, Director of Choral Activity
         Mark Olson, Director of Band and Wind Ensemble
         Federico Cortese, Director of the Harvard Radcliffe Orchestra and Hasty Pudding Band
         Allen Feinstein, Director of the Harvard Pops Ensemble
         Yosvany Terry, Director of Jazz Ensembles
Academic Study: Loeb Music Library

Studio Arts
Curricular:
         Ruth Lingford, Director of Undergraduate Studies, Art, Film, and Visual Studies
         Paula Soares, Manager of Academic Program, Art, Film, and Visual Studies
Co-curricular:
         Ceramics Program, Kathy King, Director
         Harvard Undergraduate Student Art Collective
         Harvard Studio Art Society ​​​​​​
         Harvard Undergraduate Art Club
         Harvard Undergraduate Design Collective
Academic Study: Harvard University Art Museums, Jeanne Burke, Staff

ARTS FIRST Festival
Interested in being part of Harvard’s annual arts festival?
         Marin Orlosky, Arts First Coordinator