Department of Visual & Media Arts

Department of Visual & Media Arts News

The latest faculty, staff, and student news in the Department of Visual & Media Arts. For the latest College news and upcoming events, visit the News & Events section.

  • Knight

    Knight shares goals for VMA

    Associate Professor Brooke Knight begins his post as interim chair of the Visual and Media Arts Department on August 26.

  • Larry David, Kevin Bright

    Hollywood insiders at Emerson LA kick-off

    Alumni and Hollywood industry leaders attended the July 27 kick-off of The Future Has Your Name On It!, the campaign for Emerson College Los Angeles, at the home of Founding Director Kevin Bright '76, former producer of Friends.

  • Gianvito

    Gianvito film at Michael Moore's festival

    Far From Afghanistan, the documentary feature directed by Associate Professor John Gianvito, is screening at two high-profile film festivals, including one overseen by Michael Moore.

  • Banks interviewed on royal baby, media

    Miranda Banks, assistant professor of Visual and Media Arts, spoke about the media's relationship with the royal family for USA Today.

  • Elaine McMillion

    McMillion, MFA ’13, named 25 New Faces of Independent Film

    Filmmaker Magazine named Visual and Media Arts alumna Elaine McMillion among the 25 New Faces of Independent Film.

  • LA campus

    Excitement mounting for LA campus

    The excitement is mounting throughout the Emerson community and the City of Los Angeles as the College’s stunning new facility prepares to open its doors in January 2014.

  • Leno

    Emmy noms include Emersonians

    Several Emersonians are once again gracing the nomination list of the Emmy Awards. Among them are Jay Leno '73, Richard LaGravenese '80, and Sofia Vergara P '16.

  • Chinese journalism students

    Chinese communication students visit Emerson

    30 Chinese communication students visited Emerson July 7-13, learning about of American press, marketing and social media.