Flashback: 35 years ago the Old Arts Building became a museum!
Posted on June 08, 2017
The Old Arts Building was pronounced a museum in 1982.
UP Museums mark International Museum Day
Posted on May 17, 2017
Join the UP Museums and the world in celebrating International Museum Day! The museums are open free of charge, Monday to Friday from 08:00–16:00.
Research explores the role of music in ballet dancers' experience of flow
Posted on July 29, 2016
An interest in the well-being of performers led Dr Clorinda Panebianco, a senior lecturer in the Department of Music, to undertake a study with professional ballet dancers to investigate the role of music in their experience of flow.
Sounds of South Africa - Klanke van Suid-Afrika
Posted on August 24, 2015
“Sounds of South Africa” is a UP Arts Production, featuring the University of Pretoria Symphony Orchestra and Concert Choir and directed by Janine Neethling, famous for her productions of Huisgenoot Skouspel. / ‘Klanke van Suid-Afrika’, ŉ produksie van UP Kunste met die...
Humanities welcomes Prof Vasudhevan (Vasu) Reddy as Dean
Posted on August 17, 2015
It is with great pleasure that the Faculty of Humanities welcomes Prof Vasu Reddy as their Dean.
New Director for UP Arts
Posted on July 15, 2015
Prof Theo van Wyk was appointed Director of the Department UP Arts in the Faculty of Humanities at the University of Pretoria earlier this year.
UP’s research conserves valuable museum collection
Posted on April 07, 2015
Priceless Iron Age artefacts from the Unesco World Heritage Sites of Mapungubwe and K2 have been conserved and are being exhibited by an expert team of specialists and researchers from the University of Pretoria.
Discovering the hidden history in pottery shards
Posted on March 24, 2015
A new faculty research theme in the Faculty of Humanities will aim to rebuild the history and gain a better understanding of the peoples of southern Africa by analysing elements of UP's extensive pottery collection.