Arts at MIT

Arts at MIT

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The arts strengthen MIT’s commitment to the aesthetic, human and social dimensions of research and innovation. Artistic knowledge and creation exemplify MIT’s motto—mens et manus, mind and hand. The arts are essential to MIT’s mission to build a better society and meet the challenges of the 21st century.

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Upcoming Events

MIT Gala / Student Art Showcase

Join us for a dazzling evening at the MIT Gala/MIT Student Arts Showcase, an exciting one-night-only event celebrating the creative spirits of MIT. Hosted by...

Sunday, April 28, 2024 at 5:00pm to 10:00pm
MIT Arts Startup Incubator: DAOuda Leonard at Student Pitch Competition

Hear from CreateSafe CEO and Grimes’ manager, DAOuda Leonard, at the MIT Arts Startup Incubator live pitch competition! Five teams of MIT students present...

Wednesday, May 01, 2024 at 5:00pm

Recent Events

DESKTOPIA workshop

Saturday, January 20, 2024

IAP24 Friday Beginning Potter’s Wheel

Friday, January 12, 2024

IAP24 Drawing Intensive

Friday, January 12, 2024

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