Preparing students for careers in the arts and entrepreneurial fields


The Lawrence and Isabel Barnett Center for Integrated Arts and Enterprise educates and prepares students for successful careers in the arts and related entrepreneurial fields. The Center advances and increases students’ understandings of the business side of the arts and the worlds of arts management, policy, and culture by focusing on the entrepreneurial aspects of the arts.

Recent News

February 5, 2020

Professor Christine Ballengee Morris is featured in the Carmen Collection, a series that highlights hidden Buckeye experiences, challenges and accomplishments that have helped shape the university…

April 17, 2019

AAEP PhD student, Jim O’Donnell, received the College of Arts and Sciences Graduate Student Award for Teaching Excellence. This award is given to two individuals to recognize excellence in…

January 28, 2019

The Barnett Center for Integrated Arts and Enterprise recently initiated their Alumni Mentorship Program, which aims to encourage genuine connections between alumni and students by providing…

October 18, 2018
The 2018 Barnett Symposium: Illuminating Creativity was held September 27-28, 2018. Celebrating the 50th anniversary of the Department of Arts Administration, Education and Policy, the 25th…

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Vesta Daniel
Professor Emeritus, Arts Administration, Education and Policy