SAI offers interdisciplinary programs that center the arts as a mode of inquiry, foster a culture of creativity, and forge connections across departments.

Featured Events

Held on March 9 and 10, 2023, Research and the Artistic (Im)Pulse is a two-day symposium featuring five internationally renowned artists, all of whom engage artistic practice in connection with research, critique, and/or activism. Click here to view the schedule, meet the presenting artists, and reserve your ticket.

Past Programs

Looking to diversify your schedule this quarter? Take a look at our Interdisciplinary Course Guide to find courses that explore the arts in your discipline.

Inter-Departmental Mail Code



(650) 497-9905


(650) 723-8231


Stanford Arts Institute
Littlefield Center
2nd Floor
365 Lasuen Street
Stanford, CA 94305