John B. Hurford '60
Center for the Arts and Humanities

A photo of a Haverford College truck at sunset

The Haverford College Photography Project

Through March 3, 2017, Stokes 102: Photographer Holden Blanco '17 unveils his perspective on the how the college presents itself with The Haverford College Photography Project.



Curated by Vandalog Editor-in-chief RJ Rushmore on the 50th anniversary of modern graffiti, ALL BIG LETTERS approaches the medium as fundamentally entangled with its tools.

STRANGE TRUTH Film Series, 2017


STRANGE TRUTH 2017 explores the non-fiction imagination in the films of Shirley Clarke, Stephen Winter, Joaquim Pinto, and Nuno Leonel. All screenings will be held at the Bryn Mawr Film Institute or Haverford College. View the Schedule »

Artist rendering of eventual interior of VCAM

VCAM (Visual Culture, Arts, and Media)

Set to open in the fall of 2017, Haverford College’s new VCAM facility (Visual Culture, Arts, and Media) reimagines the campus’s Old Gym as a creative hub for students, faculty, staff and the wider community, and a new home for the Hurford Center. Image courtesy of MSR Design.

A group of people carrying a handmade canoe above their heads

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Propose a Creative Collaborative or Seed Exploratory Project for Fall 2017. Photo: Swan Vacula. Apply Now »

Center Initiatives

The Hurford Center for the Arts and Humanities (HCAH) fosters collaboration, experimentation, and critical thought, connecting Haverford with diverse communities of writers, artists, performers, thinkers, activists, and innovators.

Center Initiatives

Philadelphia Area Creative Collaboratives

Students viewing photographs together, discussing the content

Supported by a $750,000 grant from the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation and sited in VCAM, the new Philadelphia Area Creative Collaboratives Program will bring together artists, faculty, students, non-profits, and other community members for collaborations that blend scholarship, social change, and the arts.

Creative Collaboratives

Exhibitions Program

RJ Rushmore '14 gives a talk and walkthrough for All Big Letters

The Cantor Fitzgerald Gallery (CFG) is the principal venue for the Haverford College Exhibitions Program, which partners with faculty, students, and visiting curators to design exhibitions that connect curricular interests and scholarship with contemporary artistic practice.

Exhibitions Program

Campus Location

Stokes Hall 102, View Map

Mailing Address

John B. Hurford '60 Center for the Arts and Humanities
370 Lancaster Ave
Haverford, PA 19041