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Explore the depths of your imagination and innovation by producing original works of art, literature, music, dance, architecture, food...anything you can dream! Pursue a passion for the creative arts inside and outside the classroom by transforming ideas and leaving your mark on the world.
As defined by the University, research includes not only intellectual activity designed to expand our knowledge and understanding of people and their environment, but also activities in any of the creative and performing arts aimed at interpreting and enhancing that environment.
Points to Consider for Writing Your Proposal
Sample Creative Arts Theories, Books, and Resources
Sustainable Architecture, Planning and Culture - Beyond the mechanical and unambiguous by Tania Katzschner
On the Technique of Acting by Michael Chekhov
Music as Social Life: The Politics of Participation by Thomas Turino
The Complete Guide to Photography Techniques and Materials by Michael Freeman
The Art of Outdoor Photography: Techniques for the Advanced Amateur and Professional by Boyd Norton
Mastering the Art of French Cooking by Julia Child, Simone Beck, & Louisette Bertholle
Creative Arts Opportunities in Honors
Interested in learning more about Creative Arts? Here are some opportunities to investigate Creative Arts at UC.
Summer Undergraduate Mentored Research Program (many projects are in the humanities)
You can also find a multitude of organizations in and around Cincinnati in which you can get involved.
Creative Arts Examples
Here is a selection of Featured Proposals and Reflections. Below is a video from UHP student Alison Kaufman's YouTube channel "Musicology4thePeople."