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Thursday, September 28, 2017

BurlsHoovesandShells on a Pedestal of Conglomerates

BurlsHoovesandShells on a Pedestal of Conglomerates
  • September 22, 2017 6:00 PM To December 9, 2017 5:00 PM

In a site-specific installation commissioned by the Visual Arts Center, Larry Bamburg, the Fall 2017 Artist-in-Residence, pursues a process of making that is determined by an arbitrary set of rules to build a structure as tall as possible using a collection of like materials: burls, hooves and shells.

Admission: N/A

Visual Arts Center

Fool's Romance / Books from Aeromoto

Fool's Romance / Books from Aeromoto
  • September 22, 2017 6:00 PM To December 9, 2017 5:00 PM

This exhibition presents over 300 artists' books from Mexico City-based non-profit art library Aeromoto in a setting made conducive to perusal and discovery by greenery, couches, and hammocks.

Admission: N/A

Visual Arts Center

American Dream

American Dream
  • September 22, 2017 6:00 PM To October 20, 2017 5:00 PM

This exhibition presents work made during a recent course taught by The New Barbizon group, a collective of Russian-born, Israeli-based artists who have returned to the tradition of 'plein air' painting.

Admission: N/A

Visual Arts Center

Kind of About Michigan

Kind of About Michigan
  • September 22, 2017 6:00 PM To October 20, 2017 5:00 PM

Studio Art MFA candidates Marta Lee and Anika Steppe show new paintings and photography made in response to a shared summer road trip to Michigan.

Admission: N/A

Visual Arts Center

Mille Otto

Mille Otto
  • September 22, 2017 6:00 PM To October 6, 2017 5:00 PM

Mille Otto presents work made by students participating in the Summer 2017 Learning Tuscany study abroad program in central Italy.

Admission: N/A

Visual Arts Center

Visiting Artist Lecture: Caroline Wells Chandler

Visiting Artist Lecture: Caroline Wells Chandler
  • September 28, 2017 4:00 PM

Caroline Wells Chandler's brightly colored hand-crocheted works explore notions of queerness and sexuality as well as the art historical canon. He will be discussing his process and practice in this artist talk.

Admission: N/A

ART 1.102

Butler Collage Series

Butler Collage Series
  • September 28, 2017 7:30 PM

The Butler School Collage Series offers students at the Butler School of Music an opportunity to formally perform outside of studio classes, master classes, and degree recitals. This school-sponsored recital series focuses specifically on solo performance at a polished level, with or without a collaborative pianist. It is open to solo performers from every studio in the program including non-majors. Each concert is approximately 90 minutes long with 6-7 performers per concert. 

Admission: Free

Recital Studio, MRH 2.608